Covered courts for the Associated Press for 48 years
Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten has been in prison since 1969 for the killing of supermarket executive Leno LaBianca and his wife, Rosemary, in their Los Feliz home.
Sep. 19, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
After nearly a half century in prison, Manson Family murderer Leslie Van Houten may be set free. The parole board recommended freedom yesterday.
Apr. 15, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
It's been two decades since OJ Simpson was acquitted of killing his ex-wife and another man. A new series from FX revisits the "Trial of the Century."
Feb. 2, 2016from Olney in L.A.
There’s been early denial and official inaction when it comes to both the coronavirus outbreak and climate change. Can either crisis teach us about the other?
Mar. 19from To the Point
Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis says his patients are worried about how their medical information might be used during this coronavirus pandemic.
Mar. 19from 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
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
To try to curb COVID-19, the Bay Area has ordered a “shelter-in-place” policy for three weeks.
Mar. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
On today’s Daily Dose, Dr. Michael Wilkes of UC Davis describes what preparations health care professionals are taking.
Mar. 31from KCRW Features
A California epidemiologist talks about whether shelter-in-place efforts are effective so far, plus the status of tests and a potential treatment for COVID-19.
Mar. 23from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Stay at home. Stay at home. Stay at home.
Mar. 20from Left, Right & Center
Chancellor Angela Merkel's handling of the COVID-19 crisis is being praised around the world.
Mar. 24from Studio Berlin