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It costs $36 to go to a San Francisco“cuddle party.” People pay to go to a place to cuddle with strangers. There’s also a trend of walking with strangers.
Nov. 29, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Josh Barro and Ken White talk about Michael Cohen’s lawsuit about why he was sent back to prison, plus Roger Stone, Ghislaine Maxwell, Michael Flynn and Michael Avenatti.
Jul. 22from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
KCRW looks at the Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine trial, the importance of both safety and effectiveness, and the complications of rolling out a vaccine on a global scale.
Jul. 21from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Hundreds of protesters gathered outside of the Northeast Los Angeles Police Department Station Sunday for the March for Mely. The social action paid homage to Mely Corado , who…
Jul. 20from KCRW Features
Mely Corado was shot and killed by Los Angeles police officers while at her job at the Trader Joe’s in Silver Lake almost two years ago.
Jul. 17from KCRW Features
The government has tapped some city employees to do coronavirus contact tracing. But other Angelenos are volunteering to do it.
Jul. 21from Greater LA
German authorities are investigating a series of death threats sent via email to politicians and other prominent figures.
Jul. 29from Studio Berlin
Press Play wraps up its week-long series on education in the time of COVID-19. Today’s focus: How the virus is expanding the already wide education gap between the rich and poor.
Jul. 31from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Josh Barro, Megan McArdle and Dorian Warren talk about the worsening coronavirus pandemic in the US, Joe Biden’s economic platform and the possibility of a Third Reconstruction.
Jul. 17from Left, Right & Center
Nurses, fast food employees, Uber drivers and other workers walked off the job today in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.
Jul. 20from Greater LA