Brandon DeVine

KCRW Staff

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In the California recall election, Gov. Gavin Newsom crushed the opposition 64 to 36, though votes are still being counted as of noon on Wednesday.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Santa Claus, James Turrell, “The Heart is a Lonely Hunter,” John Wayne Gacy, and, most of all, George Miles: these are parts of Dennis Cooper‘s discussion of his new book, “I Wished.”

from Bookworm

Josh Barro and Ken White talk about the fate of Rudy Giuliani associate, and why you should closely read the script before recording a Cameo.

from All the Presidents' Lawyers

The LA City Council has passed a motion that aims to curb street racing.

from Greater LA

Singer-songwriter Willy Mason digs deep into his heart when it comes to his music. Mason’s fourth album, and his first in nine years, is an offering of sorts to restore our faith.

from Today's Top Tune

Friday means fresh release, and Anthony and Novena have your dose of new cuts and timeless favorites to help kick off your day.

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

Leafly Senior Editor David Downs talks about how Newsom has dealt with the burgeoning cannabis market, and whether pot will have a role to play when he’ll likely be on the 2022 ballot.

from KCRW Features

Secretary of State Shirley Weber said the total cost of the special election could exceed $300 million.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Comedy Central’s hit show “ Awkwafina is Nora from Queens ,” now in season two, is loosely based on the life of actress/musician Awkwafina. Her father, Wally, is played by B.D.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand