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Kyle Kim

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Kyle Kim is a graphics and data journalist for the Los Angeles Times. Previously, Kyle braved the long New England winters as deputy news and social media editor for GlobalPost. He's a self-admitted Swedophile, resident tortured artist, and Sriracha-obsessed.

Recent Articles

  • 260 drought maps show California's deep drought and current recovery

    260 drought maps show California's deep drought and current recovery

    Persistent precipitation in recent months have significantly improved California's drought conditions, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. Extreme to exceptional drought – the most severe levels – have been virtually lifted in the entire state since it first appeared on Jan. 24, 2014. The Drought...

  • California drought gets a dramatic decrease

    California drought gets a dramatic decrease

    Storm slams Southern California: Expect more flooding and thunderstorms Jan. 23, 2017, 1:58 p.m. Forecasters said the weekend storm was the strongest in several years. It set new rainfall records on Sunday and caused widespread flooding after several hours of sustained, pouring rain. Key info Rain...

  • The race to 270

    The race to 270

    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...

  • The planet is getting hotter and other stats as convention focuses on climate change

    The planet is getting hotter and other stats as convention focuses on climate change

    Democratic National Convention Day Three: Obama argues 'America is already great, America is already strong' July 28, 2016, 2:51 a.m. On the third day of the 2016 Democratic National Convention:• President Obama drew a strong contrast between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump tonight, targeting...

  • As NRA's Chris Cox speaks, some context for U.S. deaths by firearm assault

    As NRA's Chris Cox speaks, some context for U.S. deaths by firearm assault

    Republican National Convention 2016 Days 1 through 3 July 20, 2016, 2:46 p.m. What to know about the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, which is in its third day: • The party's deep fractures were on display Wednesday tonight: Among other incidents, Ted Cruz told delegates to "vote your...

  • Play the race to 270 votes

    Play the race to 270 votes

    Donald Trump praises his golf course, then the British vote to leave the EU June 24, 2016, 3:28 p.m. Donald Trump responds to Britain's stunning decision to leave the European Union, but only after he promotes one of his golf courses. Trump predicts that the so-called Brexit will turn out to be...

  • Play the race to 270 votes

    Play the race to 270 votes

    Donald Trump's two speeches in one: An attack on Clinton and an appeal to voters June 23, 2016, 11:14 a.m. Donald Trump targets Hillary Clinton in a speech notable for its range of attacks. Trump delivers a broadside against Clinton: 'She gets rich making you poor' Clinton responds by defending...

  • Which states will swing? Play the race to 270 votes

    Which states will swing? Play the race to 270 votes

    Clinton skewers Trump on the economy, highlighting his rocky financial history June 21, 2016, 5:51 p.m. Hillary Clinton’s campaign took in $40 million more in campaign contributions than Trump. Hillary Clinton argued a Trump presidency could send the country into a financial tailspin Trump owned...

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