Charles Feldman joined KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO as an investigative reporter in June 2004. Since then, he has won many awards for his work, including stories about security at LAX and a former Beverly Hills cosmetic surgeon who has been charged with the death of a patient.
Prior to working at KNX 1070, Charles was a CNN correspondent based in New York City from 1983 to 1994 and the network’s L.A. bureau from 1994 to 2004. He has focused his reporting on organized crime and terrorism and has done extensive investigative work on a variety of topics. Charles covered the World Trade Center bombing with a series of investigative reports and also covered the lengthy federal trail of the men accused of the bombing. Additionally, he was instrumental in the network’s coverage of the O.J. Simpson murder trial.
Charles has reported for Reuters, KNBC-TV, and the New York Daily News. He has also produced investigative television segments with Dan Rather for “Dan Rather Reports” on HDNET.
Charles has covered some of the most noted criminal trials in recent U.S. history, including the trials of Bernhard Goetz, John Gotti, Imelda Marcos, Claus Von Bulow, and the Pam-Am bombing over Lockerbie, Scotland. More recently, he has covered the cases of Robert Blake, Michael Jackson and Phil Spector. During the first Persian Gulf War, Charles was assigned to the United Nations filing live and tape reports for CNN.
Before joining CNN, Charles worked for several TV and radio news organizations, including WPIX-TV and WCBS-TV in New York, Independent Network News, ABC Westinghouse Satellite News Channel and WICC Radio in Connecticut. He has written articles for such publications as New York Magazine, Parade, The New York Post and Playboy (International Edition). As a reporter and producer for the Wall Street Journal Report TV program, Charles covered stories from both New York and Los Angeles.
Charles is co-author of the critically acclaimed book, “No Time To Think-The Menace of Media Speed and the 24-News Cycle.” He is a regular contributor to several well respected blogs, such as The Huffington Post and the real estate website BiggerPockets.com
Charles earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from Brooklyn College and a master’s degree in journalism from New York University. He has taught journalism at the City University of New York and USC. He has been a guest lecturer at several universities in Southern California and has been a popular invited speaker before a wide variety of groups and associations.
Charles is also a licensed, instrument pilot who has used those skills to cover breaking news.
You can follow Charles on Twitter at www.twitter.com/cfeldman1
A growing number of California doctors are charging their insured patients extra fees to cover everyday office expenses – a practice that’s illegal under most health care policies, according to KNX1070′s investigative reporter Charles Feldman.
There are various ways to choose a health plan, including online, by phone, visiting a certified Covered California insurance agent or by talking with a “navigator” at a community based organization.
If you need to buy health insurance, you might be able to get a government subsidy.
Will your doctor treat you any differently in this new age of the Affordable Care Act?
Charles Feldman reports it’s critical for anybody buying health insurance under the Affordable Care Act to look at more than just the price of a particular policy.
Ex-Beverly Hills Cosmetic Surgeon, Who Was Focus Of 3-Year KNX 1070 Probe, Charged In Patient’s Death
A former Beverly Hills cosmetic surgeon, who was the subject of a multi-year KNX 1070 investigation, was charged Tuesday with involuntary manslaughter in the death of a 61-year-old liposuction patient.
A former Beverly Hills cosmetic surgeon has been convicted of forgery and burglary.
Investigative reporter Charles Feldman has been taking a look at how Fullerton is recovering from both the recession and the beating to death of a homeless man nearly two years ago.
Just six months after taking office, the Los Angeles County District Attorney is declaring war on cyber crime.
Dr. Ehab Mohamed was once riding high, charging patients hundreds of thousands of dollars for cosmetic surgery at his Beverly Hills office.
In a mayoral race with plenty of political heavyweights, one candidate has embraced his role as underdog and hopes that image will attract voters in Los Angeles.
No matter how next month’s mayoral election turns out, Jan Perry is leaving her political future in the hands of a higher authority.
A Southern California lawmaker is set to make a new push in Sacramento for increased transparency in hospital billing.
A Southland lawmaker said Monday new data supports his efforts in Sacramento to crack down on parolees who remove GPS-ankle bracelets.
Emerging technology could soon change the way the government communicates with the public during an emergency.