Robert J. Lopez is an investigative reporter for the Los Angeles Times. He was part of a team that won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for public service for stories that uncovered alleged corruption in the city of Bell. He also helped run L.A. Now, The Times’ breaking news blog. A Los Angeles native, he has taught journalism and social media to reporters, students and academics in Latin America, the Caribbean and Middle East.
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On a ship where future mariners train, CSU women say they faced sexual abuse and harassment
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Incredulidad tras el brutal asesinato de un obispo de Los Ángeles que dedicó su vida a los demás
El asesinato del obispo de Los Ángeles David G. O’Connell provoca incredulidad y luto.
The killing of Los Angeles Bishop David G. O’Connell brings disbelief and mourning.