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The host of Take Two, A Martínez is an L.A. native who grew up in Koreatown, attended Daniel Murphy High School, and played baseball at L.A. City College before getting a journalism degree at Cal State Northridge.
A is well known to sports-talk radio listeners in Los Angeles as host of 710 KSPN’s "In the Zone." He’s done pre and post game shows for most of L.A.’s major professional and college sports teams, and is especially known as the long-time host of "Dodger Talk" and "Laker Line."
Stories by A Martínez
To Simon Wiesenthal Center founder Rabbi Marvin Hier, Trump's trip to the Holy Land is more than just politics — it's prophecy.
A Martinez speaks with event creator, Peter Mellini and participating comic book artist Rafael Navarro about bringing a comic convention to East LA.
It's been a busy week for California politics. Here's what you might have missed.
The new strategy: Target several vulnerable California Republican lawmakers.
LA is up against Paris. But it seems the committee liked what they found here.
While most of us were busy following the fallout from the firing of the FBI director, Governor Jerry Brown put out a revised state budget that's a little more generous than his first draft.
Undocumented immigrants who can't afford an attorney are forced to face the judge alone. But San Francisco's public defender is working to change that.
Rapper Open Mike Eagle discusses what made the West Coast the epicenter of hip-hop and how that how that helped influence the sounds from the region today.
Neil deGrasse Tyson brings the heavens down to earth in his new book, by deconstructing intricate and complicated concepts for the laymen.
California Republicans were among some of the final holdouts. In the end, every single one would vote for the bill. So what caused them to fall in line?
Seattle-based artist Matthew Inman challenges our relationship with facts in an irreverent new comic. We broke it down with a psychologist.
Voters have forgiven candidates who have had affairs or late taxes, reasons one political scientist, but racist posts online are a no-go in these parts.
International investors poured money into rebuilding Koreatown, making it wealthier than ever. But in South Los Angeles, little has changed.
A bipartisan roundtable analyzes Trump's impact on the Golden State.
It's been an eventful week for politics in the Golden State.