Reporter at KCUR, based in Kansas City; former county government reporter for the Orange County Register where she wrote its Total Buzz blog
Adam Gadahn, a.k.a. Azzam the American, was a senior operative and spokesman for Al-Qaeda. And he was one of the Americans killed in the January drone strikes.
Apr. 23, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In Maryville, Missouri, the case of last year’s alleged rape of 14-year-old Daisy Coleman will be re-examined after the Kansas City Star raised disturbing questions in an investigative…
Oct. 18, 2013from To the Point
Orange County has a new sheriff—for the ever appointed by the Board of Supervisors—and the first woman.
Jun. 10, 2008from Which Way, L.A.?
Josh Barro, Michael Steele and Christine Emba discuss the policy and news that made headlines this week
Jun. 12from Left, Right & Center
Hundreds of librarians are working as contact tracers in LA County during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jun. 15from Greater LA
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…
Jun. 16from Greater LA
The LA City Council voted Wednesday to slash $150 million from the Los Angeles Police Department’s budget.
Jul. 2from KCRW Features
Josh Barro discusses Joe Biden’s surge in the polls, Trump’s stumbling, and where US China policy should go next with Christine Emba, Megan McArdle and Ali Wyne.
Jun. 26from Left, Right & Center
“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.
Jul. 1from 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.
Jun. 22from Greater LA
If the federal government won’t fix the U-S Constitution, California ought to write its own.
Jul. 2from Zócalo's Connecting California
Los Angeles City Councilman Herb Wesson and Council President Nury Martinez have introduced a motion that would create an alternative to police: a newly developed nonviolent…
Jun. 17from KCRW Features