Center for Investigative Reporting
Investigative reporter for the Center for Investigative Reporting and California Watch; co-author of Game of Shadows: Barry Bonds, BALCO and the Steroids Scandal that Rocked Professional Sports
President Obama h as agreed to forgive more than $170 million of debt owed by former students of the for-profit Corinthian Colleges. The company filed for bankruptcy last year.
Jun. 30, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A recent investigation revealed that a Bel Air property owner's been using 11.8 million gallons of water a year — at a cost of $90,000 a month.
Oct. 14, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
Some of the state’s highest water officials are also its biggest water wasters, according to a new report from the Center for Investigative Reporting.
Oct. 7, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA Mayor Eric Garcetti and City Council President Nury Martinez are calling on Councilmember Jose Huizar to resign. That’s a huge escalation in the growing troubles for Huizar.
May. 29from KCRW Features
Many people have been telecommuting for more than two months now. “I really need a lot of quiet. I'm either on the phone interviewing people or am quietly writing.
May. 26from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
George Floyd was killed by a Minneapolis police officer and the world saw the incident on video.
May. 29from Left, Right & Center
A new report from Ampere Analysis says the film and TV industry is set to lose $160 billion over the next five years because of the coronavirus shutdown.
May. 22from Hollywood Breakdown
It’s time to talk about immunity again.
May. 27from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Some peaceful protests turned violent in LA and nationwide over the weekend. KCRW checks in with communities sweeping up the glass and debris.
Jun. 1from Greater LA
Downtown Los Angeles was rocked by an enormous explosion over the weekend.
May. 21from KCRW Features
Santa Barbara has shut its main downtown road, State Street, to cars.
May. 28from Greater LA
In this special episode of The Legal Eagle Files, KCRW host and journalist Madeleine Brand and law professor Jessica Levinson discuss the rights of protestors and duties of law…
Jun. 1from The Legal Eagle Files