Bill Handel

Bill Handel

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BHS - 8A - LA Mayor Karen Bass Has Plans Stalled and Handel & The House Whisperer

BHS - 7A - The Increasing Cost of Your Morning Commute and Condoning Drug Use in LA

Los Angeles County is looking into a plan that could increase the price of your morning commute. Speaking of LA County, clean needles, sanitary wipes, fentanyl test strips, Narcan and even drug pipes are being given out to users in effort to curb overdoses the spread of disease. Tenants tend to be on the losing end in eviction court as landlords often have lawyers. And a deputy is being accused of being in an "Executioners" gang has revealed a tattoo in court and has begun naming names.

Handel on the News

JEnnifer Jones Lee and Wayne Resnick accompany Bill for Handel on the News. The debt limit deal has cleared a key hurdle ahead of the final House vote. Arrests have been made in the videotaped beating of 3 Marines at the Pier in San Clemente. And U.S. Census data has revealed the largest racial group in Los Angeles County.

BHS - 8A - 'Tech Tuesday' with Rich DeMuro and Saving the Vanishing Beaches of California

KFI's Tech Reporter Rich DeMuro returns for 'Tech Tuesday'! Some airline companies are removing the machines that print out your boarding passes and luggage tags and will begin charging you to print them out. And Apple's next big event is coming up next Monday, June 5th, and we're expecting a new piece of equipment! Then, 70% of California's coastline could be wiped out by 2100, and Orange County planners and leaders are brainstorming ideas to save it. And people have begun renting out their pools similarly to how people rent out their homes on AirBnB...good idea or bad?

BHS - 7A - Evaluating the Debt Ceiling Deal and January 6th Rioters Receiving Donations

Handel examines what's inside of President Biden and Speaker McCarthy's debt-ceiling bill and those who oppose it. Then, police departments across the country are struggling to fill their ranks, and the sttaffing emergency threatens public safety. January 6th rioters, or "political prisoners" are receiving thousands in donations, and now the government is coming after some of it. And speaking of the U.S. government, immigrants continue to be told to come in "the right way," and while they're listening, there are still steps that need to be taken to expand access to asylum seekers at official border crossings.

Handel on the News

Wayne Resnick returns and joins Jennifer Jones Lee in accompanying Bill for Handel on the News! The U.S. debt ceiling battle now shifts to Congress as lawmakers prepare for the first round of voting; Republicans have spoken out against the deal. And a man has been arrested in connection with over 20 car fires in Tujunga.

BHS - 8A - Tipping Has Gotten Out of Control and Brittney Griner Now Stands for the National Anthem

Let's face it - tipping has gotten out of control. Handel talks about all the ways leaving a gratuity for someone has gotten to the point where we're feeling taken advantage of. Then, Brittney Griner played in her first WNBA game since having returned from imprisonment in Russia. But there's something particular about Brittney that's different about her now than before her time spent in captivity.

BHS - 7A - An Agreement Met on the Debt Ceiling and The Origins of Memorial Day

President Biden and House Speaker McCarthy have reached an agreement on the debt ceiling, as tentative framework was unveiled over the weekend. Then, Handel explores the origins of Memorial Day and why some celebrations reamin controversial.

Handel on the News

With Wayne Resnick sitting in for Gary and Shannon later today, Jennifer Jones Lee accompanies Bill for Handel on the News. President Biden and Speaker McCarthy have reached a final deal to avoid a U.S. default; now they have to sell it to Congress. The two then take a look at some events scheduled around Los Angeles for the Holiday. And a woman has gone missing during a cross-country trip with her boyfriend from Tennessee to Orange County.

(05/27) HOTL Hour 1

Handel on the Law, Marginal Legal Advice