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The Madeleine Brand Show for May 28, 2012




Pope Benedict XVI blessing a crowd from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City, Vatican.
Pope Benedict XVI blessing a crowd from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City, Vatican.
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The pope's butler has been arrested. We'll get the latest details on the biggest Vatican scandal in decades. On Memorial Day, we'll remember Lt. Commander Wesley A. Brown who died last week in Silver Spring, Maryland at the age of 85. Brown was the first black midshipman to graduate from the U.S. Naval Academy. Plus, is Google's self-driving car the future of transportation? And one of LA's oldest motorcycle clubs struggles to attract young members.