Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Host Madeleine Brand looks at news, culture and emerging trends through the lens of Los Angeles.

LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey this week dismissed 66,000 marijuana-related convictions in the county.

The Sacramento-based newspaper giant McClatchy filed for bankruptcy today. McClatchy says it plans to continue operating its 30 newspapers while it restructures.

Fresh off his New Hampshire primary win, can Bernie Sanders do the same in Nevada, the next state to vote?

Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg has the best shot at beating Donald Trump in a general election, according to a Quinnipiac University poll out Monday.

Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren is in fourth place among New Hampshire Democratic primary voters, according to a new poll.

The Sundance film festival just ended, and the Oscars are this Sunday. Filmmakers worldwide have been traveling to the U.S. to promote their works and hit the awards circuit.

President Trump is expected to focus on the economy to boost his case for reelection. Unemployment is at record lows and the stock market is at record highs.

President Trump delivered his State of the Union reelection speech on Tuesday, with Republicans cheering and united behind him.