The Friday Afternoon Cram: Madeleine Brand Leaves KPCC, Universal Buys EMI, and The Endeavour Flies By


Everything you need to know from today’s front pages

Madeleine Brand Leaves KPCC
It’s been one month since The Madeleine Brand Show was rebranded as Brand & Martinez. Alex Cohen will fill her Brand’s across from A Martinez.

Universal Music Group’s $1.9B Purchase of EMI Approved
Control of the Beatles catalogue shifts to the L.A.-based company.

Apple Fans Slept Outside Stores Waiting for The iPhone 5
There should be an app that does that for you.

Lakers Tickets Go On Sale This Weekend
10 a.m. Saturday to be exact.

27-Year-Old Son of Pepperdine President Andrew Benton Sentenced To 2 Years In State Prison
He threatened Dad.

The Endeavour Has Landed
We’ve got Moby’s personal photos of the space shuttle’s fly by.