John Carney

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John Carney is economics and finance editor at Breitbart News. He's a former writer for the Wall Street Journal and former editor of CNBC's NetNet, a blog about the future of finance.

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Last night's GOP debate was a more raucous affair than the first two. Sometimes the moderators seemed barely in control of the proceedings.

GOP Debate Roundup

Last night's GOP debate was a more raucous affair than the first two. Sometimes the moderators seemed barely in control of the proceedings.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Hillary talks "shortermism," Democratic infighting and Trump makes waves again.

Presidential Candidates on the Economy, Race and Immigration

Hillary talks "shortermism," Democratic infighting and Trump makes waves again.

from Left, Right & Center

Raj Rajaratnam's Galleon Group hedge fund was once worth $7 billion, and he paid ten high-powered lawyers to defend him on charges of insider trading.

High Finance and White-Collar Crime

Raj Rajaratnam's Galleon Group hedge fund was once worth $7 billion, and he paid ten high-powered lawyers to defend him on charges of insider trading.

from To the Point

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The author of “Because Our Fathers Lied” lays bare agonizing truths about America his father helped to shape.

from Scheer Intelligence

After several guilty pleas, prosecutors won a conviction in the first trial connected to a wide-ranging corruption scandal that has exposed the dark side of LA politics.

from KCRW Features

A veteran foreign correspondent returns from three decades covering the rise of the East to grapple with an America that is more dangerously parochial than ever.

from Scheer Intelligence

There are parallels between the fight over airline regulations and today’s debate over gun safety, says journalist Brendan Koerner.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Supreme Court has struck down Roe v. Wade, the 1973 case establishing a nationwide right to an abortion. Now - millions of Americans will lose access to abortion care.

LA is experiencing another COVID surge. On an airplane of 50 passengers or in a restaurant of 20-30 diners, there’s a 90-99% chance that someone there has COVID, says Dr. Bob Wachter.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Local atheist volunteers started taking down illegally posted religious signs in public places less than a year ago. Now their plunders and crowdsourced maps are gaining traction.

from Greater LA

The polls may close at 8 p.m. tonight, but remember: In California elections, this is just the beginning.

from News Stories

The all-Black Re-Collective Orchestra will make history on June 19 when it performs at the Hollywood Bowl’s “ Juneteenth: A Global Celebration of Freedom ” event.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand