Los Angeles Times
Reporter covering the US and global economy for the Los Angeles Times
Senior U.S. and Chinese officials are meeting today to resume talks to end the ongoing trade war.
Oct. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
After almost eight years of negotiations, the US and 11 other nations have agreed on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the biggest international trade deal in history.
Oct. 6, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
Trump may be trying to stop the flow of immigrants, but for $500,000 and a promise to create at least 10 jobs, a foreigner can get a provisional green card.
Nov. 14from Greater LA
If you're living at home with your parents, we want to hear from you. What are your top reasons for doing it? How do your parents feel about it?
Oct. 15from Greater LA
In the run-up to the Iraq War, Katharine Gun, the subject of the film “Official Secrets,” nearly changed the course of history with one corageous decision.
Sep. 6from Scheer Intelligence
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra wants Facebook to turn over emails, documents, etc.
Nov. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Today the U.S House of Representatives overwhelmingly voted to adopt bill H.RES.296, affirming the U.S . record on the Armenian Genocide .
Oct. 29from KCRW Features
KCRW speaks with members of LA's Jewish community, plus Israeli and Palestinian expats about Tuesday's Israeli election.
Sep. 18from Greater LA
A California Supreme Court decision last year created a new test to determine whether someone is an employee or an independent contractor.
Jul. 1from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The two international giants are linked in inextricable ways, and yet Americans’ understanding of China consistently lacks nuance.
Sep. 20from Scheer Intelligence
Greta Thunberg inspired Fridays for Future--school strikes around the world. Were the leaders of major polluters paying attention? Not according to what they told the United Nations.
Sep. 25from To the Point