Senior film reporter for Variety; former media columnist for the Los Angeles Times
After 13 months as publisher of the Los Angeles Times, Austin Beutner announced today that he is leaving… immediately.
Sep. 8, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
The Clippers saga has taken another sudden turn.
May. 30, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Two years of campaigning for Mayor, for other elected officers and for ballot propositions will all be over in less than an hour…or will they?
May. 21, 2013from Which Way, L.A.?
Today’s entire show is about how Angelenos are helping their neighbors during the coronavirus pandemic. One Huntington Park bakery is offering free bread to kids each day.
Mar. 25from Greater LA
LAUSD is closing its schools starting March 16 for at least two weeks. Students are still expected to study and do homework. The district's meal program will continue.
Mar. 16from KCRW Features
Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis talks about a big problem hospitals are facing: Should medical residents be involved in the fight against COVID-19?
Mar. 27from KCRW Features
Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis talks about the challenges other nations have struggled with during the pandemic.
Mar. 26from KCRW Features
To curb the spread of COVID-19, LA is closing bars, nightclubs, theaters, music venues, gyms, and retail stores. Restaurants are open for deliveries and pick-ups only.
Mar. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
As coronavirus fears and social distancing spread, Los Angeles became a ghost town over the weekend.
Mar. 16from News Stories
People across the country are stocking up on essential supplies to get through the next few weeks as cities shut down due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Mar. 19from KCRW Features
Doctors and nurses are on the frontlines of dealing with the coronavirus outbreak, and some have been raising concerns that they’re not adequately protected.
Mar. 18from KCRW Features
LA Rabbi Steve Leder says there’s a lot of catastrophic (and thus unproductive) thinking among his congregants.
Mar. 28from Press Play with Madeleine Brand