California Report

Daily 6:50AM - 6:59AM
  • Hosted by Queena Kim

KQED's statewide radio news program, providing daily coverage of issues, trends and public policy decisions affecting California and its diverse population.

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  • Friday, May 26, 2017 11:00pm
    Meet the first Latina to travel to space-- Ellen Ochoa, who grew up near San Diego. She was inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame a few days ago. Photographer Tabitha Soren talks about her new book that follows a group of baseball players from minor league teams in the Central Valley on the path to big-league stardom or out of pro sports. And the program talks to broadcaster and comedian W. Kamau Bell.
  • Friday, May 26, 2017 6:30pm
    Meet the first Latina to travel to space-- Ellen Ochoa, who grew up near San Diego. She was inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame a few days ago. Photographer Tabitha Soren talks about her new book that follows a group of baseball players from minor league teams in the Central Valley on the path to big-league stardom or out of pro sports. And the program talks to broadcaster and comedian W. Kamau Bell.
  • Friday, May 26, 2017 11:27pm
    Meet the first Latina to travel to space-- Ellen Ochoa, who grew up near San Diego. She was inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame a few days ago. Photographer Tabitha Soren talks about her new book that follows a group of baseball players from minor league teams in the Central Valley on the path to big-league stardom or out of pro sports. And the program talks to broadcaster and comedian W. Kamau Bell.
  • Friday, May 26, 2017 4:30pm
    During her eight years on the MTV News Desk in the '90s, Tabitha Soren brought journalistic gravitas to a network that focused on celebrity and drama. She covered Bill Clinton's presidential campaigns, and interviewed stars like Mariah Carey and TuPac. These days, she's behind a camera. She's a fine arts photographer. Her muse? Baseball. The Oakland A's.
  • Friday, May 26, 2017 4:30pm
    We sit down with Bay Area comedian and TV host W. Kamau Bell, who tells us about some of his toughest interviews: from talking with a hooded Klansman about white supremacy, to asking his nearly 80 year old mother about her sex life.