Los Angeles Times

Joe Mozingo

Writer

Joe Mozingo is a projects reporter for the Los Angeles Times. He won a Robert F. Kennedy Award for covering the earthquake in Haiti and the ASNE Punch Sulzberger Award for Online Storytelling for his in-depth look at a federal investigation into relic poaching in rural Utah that led to three suicides. Mozingo helped lead The Times’ coverage of the Isla Vista killings in 2014 and a Miami Herald investigation into the space shuttle Columbia crash in 2003; both were finalists for the Pulitzer Prize. His book, “The Fiddler on Pantico Run: An African Warrior, His White Descendants, a Search for Family” was a 2012 “Discover Great New Writers” pick by Barnes and Noble.

Recent Articles

  • Why so many refuse to evacuate as wildfires approach

    Why so many refuse to evacuate as wildfires approach

    Trucks and SUVs hurtled out of the canyons in clouds of dust, loaded to the headliners with keepsakes and valuables, towing ATVs and old Jeeps. As if there weren’t enough smoke in the air, Leo Paguin took a drag from a cigarette and watched his neighbors flee. “Those are the smart ones, I guess,”...

  • Are all those Trump controversies raising doubts in Trump Nation? Not really

    Are all those Trump controversies raising doubts in Trump Nation? Not really

    Donald Trump tries to deflect attention away from recent controversies by pushing economic agenda Aug. 8, 2016, 7:38 p.m. Donald Trump pushes his economic agenda in Detroit after controversies hit his polling numbers hard.Donald Trump on the economy: "Americanism, not globalism, will be our new...

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