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.

A year ago today, the Camp Fire broke out in Paradise, CA. More than 80 people died, and some 20,000 structures were destroyed. Many survivors fled to Chico, and they’re still there.

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra wants Facebook to turn over emails, documents, etc.

In a letter sent to the California Public Utilities Commission, 22 California mayors argue that creating a co-op structure would make PG&E a more financially stable company, and doing…

Roger Stone headed to court this morning for his long-awaited trial.

After President Trump threatened to pull federal aid from California over its handling of wildfires, Newsom tweeted, “You don’t believe in climate change.

Chris Garcia tells his dad’s story in the new podcast “Scattered.” His dad fled Cuba during Fidel Castro’s reign, and spent time in a forced labor camp and psychiatric hospital.

This morning, a bitterly divided U.S. House of Representatives approved a resolution guiding the rules of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.

Senator Kamala Harris’ Brentwood home is under evacuation orders because of the Getty Fire.