Matthew Futterman

Wall Street Journal

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Just four days before South America's first Summer Olympic Games, there's still widespread fear that Rio is unprepared to stage a global spectacle.

Is Rio ready for the Olympic Games?

Just four days before South America's first Summer Olympic Games, there's still widespread fear that Rio is unprepared to stage a global spectacle.

from To the Point

The US squared off against Germany today and the team’s World Cup life was on the line. And while the US lost the game, they also… won?

World Cup Winners and Losers

The US squared off against Germany today and the team’s World Cup life was on the line. And while the US lost the game, they also… won?

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Bids for the Los Angeles Dodgers have ranged from $1.2 billion to $1.5 billion but not all of them qualified for the second round, and the survivors don't all have strong ties to LA.

Magic Johnson Tops List Bidding Process

Bids for the Los Angeles Dodgers have ranged from $1.2 billion to $1.5 billion but not all of them qualified for the second round, and the survivors don't all have strong ties to LA.

from Which Way, L.A.?

More from KCRW

John C. Fremont was instrumental in California becoming a state. He was one of the first two senators. He was the first Republican candidate for president in 1856.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Josh Barro and Ken White talk about Attorney General Bill Barr firing the top federal prosecutor in New York and a surprise order on the Michael Flynn case.

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

“We can’t act like nothing happened.” The service was a moment for his friends and family to remember him. But they also demanded answers from authorities.

from KCRW Features

There’s a move to get thousands of Angelenos off the streets and into shelters. A judge ordered it. The City and County of LA agreed to it.

from Greater LA

For the first time since nationwide protests erupted over police brutality, local elected officials in Los Angeles are set to vote later today on changes to the LAPD’s budget for the…

from News Stories

The LA City Council voted Wednesday to   slash $150 million   from the Los Angeles Police Department’s budget.

from KCRW Features

Two LA City Councilmembers introduced a motion today that would replace some LAPD officers with unarmed, non-law enforcement workers tasked with responding to non-violent service…

from Greater LA

Josh Barro and Ken White talk about Mary Trump’s tell-all book, Roger Stone’s orders from the judge and whether Sidney Powell and Jay Clayton are good lawyers.

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

Writer/Director Judd Apatow has focussed his career on making comedy -- and drama -- people who, when forced to make a choice between adulthood and remaining a kid, put it off.

from The Treatment