Actress Glenn Close talks with Madeleine about the innocence and bravery she found in the character Albert Nobbs, which, she says, fueled her Oscar-nominated performance. Plus, they remember her iconic roles of the past.
Meghan McCarty is back with a flavorful Weekend Alibi: There'll be a big showdown this Sunday, but first, Angelenos must step up to determine... the city's best cupcake. The top cupcake bakeries in the area are facing off.
A second teacher from Miramonte Elementary School is under investigation by the LA County Sheriffs Department. The teacher, who remains unnamed, has been removed from the classroom after a student accused him of inappropriate conduct.
The Madeleine Brand Show, exclusively on 89.3 KPCC, 89.1 KUOR and 90.3 KVLA, captures the spirit of the West in a conversational, informal, witty style and examines the cultural issues people are buzzing about. Hosted by Madeleine Brand, and produced by Kristen Muller, Steve Proffitt and Sanden Totten, the show includes regular segments like Weird L.A. - highlighting a person, place or thing that you've never heard about, but probably should; Parenting on the Edge - a weekly discussion on the challenges and pitfalls of raising kids; as well as regular contributors like Luke Burbank, Rico Gagliano, Brendan Newnam and John Moe to help dissect culture, technology and business news.