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.

California Closes Company's Charter Schools

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Koreatown a Bustling Part of Downtown L.A.

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Ideology Shifts Among Calif. Vietnamese Immigrants

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L.A. Police Holds 'Day of Dialogue' Confronting Abuse

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Far from the Border, an Immigration Crackdown in California

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California Mourners Remember Reagan

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International Tributes for Reagan as Funeral Plans Proceed

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L.A.'s Reserve Officers, On the Front Lines

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Remembering Lance Cpl. Marcus Cherry

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L.A. Sheriff Frees Inmates, Cites Budget

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Burned-Out Residents Face Trials of Rebuilding

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Latino Voters Set New Trends in Recall

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High Turnout Expected for Recall Election

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