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Thousands of people are filing into the Empire Polo Club in Indio for the 14th annual Coachella Music and Arts Festival.
Apr. 11, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Vaping-related lung illness is responsible for at least 6 deaths nationwide. But cannabis industry leaders say their products are not to blame.
Sep. 12from KCRW Features
In Tanzania poverty can have a devastating effect on health – particularly for women and children. But, its not just Africa that has this problem….
Sep. 8from Second Opinion
Malcolm Gladwell's latest book explores why people struggle to understand strangers, and the negative (and even tragic) consequences when we don’t.
Sep. 13from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Trump now plans to get rid of tent encampments and put homeless people in Los Angeles and other west coast cities into government-run facilities.
Sep. 11from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The FDA sent a letter this week to Juul, saying it illegally marketed its products as safer than traditional cigarettes.
Sep. 12from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Dunce, by Mary Ruefle, finds meaning everywhere.
Sep. 12from Bookworm
Two new daytime talk shows debuted this week--with their new outings, hosts Tamron Hall and Kelly Clarkson are attempting to bring some excitement to a side of TV that seems to have…
Sep. 10from Screengrab
The 2020 presidential race has a crowded field of competitors, and many are making their way to Los Angeles for fundraisers, rallies, and other events. KCRW is tracking LA visits by…
Jul. 18from News Stories
How do you breathe life into ancient art? That’s the driving question behind the Getty Villa’s outdoor theater program (and arguably the Getty itself).
Sep. 9from Opening the Curtain