Los Angeles Times
Senior international affairs writer, and former Moscow Bureau Chief, for the Los Angeles Times
The latest buyout of news room veterans at the LA Times has a former editor saying, the "loss of knowledge and wisdom" makes you want to cry."
Nov. 25, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
Despite last week's plan to "de-escalate" the crisis, Ukraine and Russia are now exchanging accusations over Saturday's deadly shootings near the Eastern city of Sloviansk.
Apr. 21, 2014from To the Point
Russian troops are deployed along the border of Eastern Ukraine, but President Vladimir Putin says he won't decide what to do until after the Crimean referendum on Sunday.
Mar. 14, 2014from To the Point
President Donald Trump holds a press conference.
Sep. 25from News Special Programming
When Gavin Newsom signed AB387 into law today, he ended 16 years of unsuccessful attempts by daycare providers statewide to unionize.
Sep. 30from KCRW Features
Lots of news this week.
Oct. 11from Left, Right & Center
KCRW speaks with members of LA's Jewish community, plus Israeli and Palestinian expats about Tuesday's Israeli election.
Sep. 18from Greater LA
A last minute cease-fire in Syria; Mick Mulvaney confirms, then quickly denies a quid pro quo; and no one likes billionaires at the Democratic debate, not even the billionaire.
Oct. 18from Left, Right & Center
What will change the minds of climate change skeptics? An astrophysics professor suggests reframing the climate debate in a more positive light -- as a result of human evolution.
Oct. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
... there's a lot to discuss after last night's Democratic presidential debate.
Sep. 13from Left, Right & Center
What did President Trump do this time?
Sep. 20from Left, Right & Center
Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.
Oct. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand