Mandalit del Barco As an arts correspondent based at NPR West, Mandalit del Barco reports and produces stories about film, television, music, visual arts, dance and other topics.

L.A. SWAT Unit on Verge of Accepting First Woman

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Jury to Decide Fate of 'Black Widows'

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Navy SEAL Killed in Iraq Receives Medal of Honor

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Pin-Up Queen Turns Hollywood Mayor Race Pink

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Controversial Math Method Infiltrates L.A. Schools

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South L.A. Gang Violence Claims Young Victims

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L.A. Sees Spike in Outbursts of Gun Violence

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Hear Mandalit Del Barco on Morning Edition

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Grammys Shine on Winehouse, West, Hancock

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20 Calif. Counties Scrap Electronic Vote Machines

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Phraselator Helps L.A. Police Communicate

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Uneasy Black-Latino Ties a Factor in Calif. Primary

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L.A. Police Union Fights New Financial Rules

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Late-Night Talk Returns, Most Without Writers

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