“The Times” is a podcast from the Los Angeles Times hosted by columnist Gustavo Arellano along with reporters from our diverse newsroom. Every weekday, our podcast takes listeners beyond the headlines, with our West Coast outlook on the world. News, entertainment, the environment, immigration, politics, the criminal justice system, the social safety net, food and culture — “The Times” exists at the epicenter of it all. Through interviews and original stories, “The Times” is the audio guide you need to understand the day’s news, the world and how California shapes it. Listen everywhere podcasts are available.
Cycling while Latino in L.A. County is tough
An L.A. Times investigation found L.A. County sheriff's deputies stop Latino bicyclists at higher rates.
Lowriders. Cruising. A Southern California ritual returns
You know the slow parade of classic, souped-up lowrider cars with hydraulics that roll down the street bouncing to music? In Southern California, it’s a full-on family tradition that has provided a much-needed distraction during the pandemic.
Alison Roman on cooking and cancellation
Allison Roman reflects on her career: the good, the bad and the delicious.
Sohla El-Waylly on cooking and appropriation
Sohla El-Waylly is a renowned chef and writer, and she's working on a cookbook. She tells us what motivates her.
The story of L.A.’s glitzy gambling boat kingpin
Flash back to Los Angeles’ gambling boats era and meet the underworld boss at the center of the action who paved the way for Las Vegas' popularity.
Social media's Latino misinformation problem
Meta, Google and other online giants know that disinformation plagues Latinos — so what will they do about it?
Good Job LA Times
This type of local news podcast was very needed. Good job LA Times for seeing the talent Gustavo Arrellano has to contribute to this new broadcast. Arrellano’s talent and craft has always been excellent, I have followed him since the OC Weekly days.
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The stories are extremely unique, and CA centric. Something you don’t get from other daily new podcasts. It is very worth listening, and really sets itself apart from shows like the daily, today explained, etc.