Sarah Ellison

Washington Post reporter

Guest

Staff writer at the Washington Post, former Vanity Fair, WSJ. Author of War at The Wall Street Journal, about Murdoch’s purchase of the paper in 2007.

Sarah Ellison on KCRW

Former Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle was once married to San Francisco mayor Gavin Newsom, who made history with his liberal politics as he supported gay marriage, pushed the city…

Kimberly Guilfoyle, from liberal SF first lady to Trumper

Former Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle was once married to San Francisco mayor Gavin Newsom, who made history with his liberal politics as he supported gay marriage, pushed the city…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

When Marissa Mayer took the helm of Yahoo four years ago, she vowed to reinvigorate the technology company as a major media brand.

What's Behind Yahoo's Downturn

When Marissa Mayer took the helm of Yahoo four years ago, she vowed to reinvigorate the technology company as a major media brand.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Rupert Murdoch and his son, James,  answered questions  from members of Parliament today for almost three hours.

Rupert Murdoch on the Witness Stand

Rupert Murdoch and his son, James, answered questions from members of Parliament today for almost three hours.

from Which Way, L.A.?

More from KCRW

Californians are facing what could be a historic wildfire season -- yet again.

from News Special Programming

More than a dozen children died in the last five years while in the custody of LA’s Department of Children and Family Services.

from Greater LA

The UC Board of Regents approved increasing tuition and fees by 4.2% for new undergraduates starting fall 2022.

from KCRW Features

The Long Beach Convention Center served as an emergency shelter for migrant children, and now it’s empty as all 1,538 kids are reunited with their families.

from KCRW Features

Sha’Carri Richardson tested positive for THC, so the United States Anti-Doping Agency handed her a one-month suspension.

from KCRW Features

Roughly 53% of LA County residents are fully vaccinated, but cases and hospitalizations are rising. As the Delta variant spreads, people ages 18-29 are being hit hardest.

from Greater LA

A rise in violent crime in the City of Los Angeles, including homicides, is making for an ominous summer forecast.

from Greater LA

On Tuesday, for the fifth consecutive day, LA County reported more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Koreatown’s Wi Spa is the latest battleground in the culture wars — after a video went viral suggesting a transgender patron was admitted to a women-only section of the spa.

from KCRW Features