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Michael Cohen, President Trump's former lawyer, is testifying on Capitol Hill.

President Trump is delivering his State of the Union address, which the White House says will outline a "policy agenda both parties can rally behind."

NPR's special coverage the president's prime time address.

A selection of two great KCRW podcast episodes that explore the dark and mysterious forces of nature

A selection of two of the best KCRW podcast episodes about origin stories

A selection from two KCRW podcasts celebrating the spooky, imaginative, and magical

Third Coast International Audio Festival presents its twist on Christmas.

Listen to seven of the exquisite, award-winning stories presented at the 2018 Third Coast Audio Conference competition

More from KCRW

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court will hear arguments in one of the biggest cases of the year.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Blue skies and blue whales are part of greater Santa Barbara’s reputation - but both are threatened by container ships that speed through the Santa Barbara Channel.

from The 805

While it may seem that heaps of plastic from meal kit delivery services make them less environmentally friendly than traditional grocery shopping, a new study suggests that's not necessarily true.

from NPR

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Beyoncé became the first black female headliner of the Coachella music festival last year.

Beyoncé's 'Homecoming’ brings black culture and expression to Coachella

Beyoncé became the first black female headliner of the Coachella music festival last year.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

We often hear about the huge problems involving climate change: melting glaciers, rising sea levels, plus intensifying hurricanes, tornadoes, and other weather patterns.

Fighting climate change in our daily lives

We often hear about the huge problems involving climate change: melting glaciers, rising sea levels, plus intensifying hurricanes, tornadoes, and other weather patterns.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

On this Earth Day, lots of people are talking about climate change, but is that what voters want to hear?

Are 2020 Democratic candidates focusing on the issues voters care about?

On this Earth Day, lots of people are talking about climate change, but is that what voters want to hear?

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court will hear arguments in one of the biggest cases of the year.

Should citizenship be on the 2020 Census? The Supreme Court will decide

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court will hear arguments in one of the biggest cases of the year.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

What does it mean to be a child refugee or migrant? Whose lives are worth documenting and recording?

Documenting the plight of children trying to cross into the U.S.

What does it mean to be a child refugee or migrant? Whose lives are worth documenting and recording?

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Los Angeles loves to honor its community members.

What's in a name? A local street name divides a community

Los Angeles loves to honor its community members.

from KCRW Features

Nearly 300 people were killed in blasts at three churches and three hotels. No one claimed responsibility, but the nation's defense minister says the attacks were the work of religious extremists.

Death toll rises in Sri Lanka explosions carried out on Easter Sunday

Nearly 300 people were killed in blasts at three churches and three hotels. No one claimed responsibility, but the nation's defense minister says the attacks were the work of religious extremists.

from NPR

Nearly 300 people were killed in blasts at three churches and three hotels. No one claimed responsibility, but the nation's defense minister says the attacks were the work of religious extremists.

Death toll rises in Sri Lanka explosions carried out on Easter Sunday

Nearly 300 people were killed in blasts at three churches and three hotels. No one claimed responsibility, but the nation's defense minister says the attacks were the work of religious extremists.

from NPR