| May 20, 2013
| 6:36 AM
An American woman arrives in China to retrace the steps of her deceased daughter from a video diary the daughter kept of her trip to the 2008 Beijing Olympics. A young flautist travels to Beijing to audition for a conservatory. A seamstress for a...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:18 PM
Santa Clara University, a Catholic institution in the Silicon Valley area, is dropping coverage for elective abortions under health insurance for its faculty and staff members, officials said.
The move is part of what seems to be a trend among...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:45 PM
A USC fraternity has been placed on probation after a student from another college was hurt during an event last week, prompting campus officials to strictly enforce a ban on weekday parties on the campus' Greek Row for the rest of the semester,...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:13 AM
USC officials placed the fraternity Sigma Alpha Epsilon on probation after a student from another college was hurt during an event last week.
On Thursday, a visiting female student from Loyola Marymount University fell from a table while dancing at...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 8:51 AM
Alcohol may have been a contributing factor in the death of a USC student who was found lifeless over the weekend in his off-campus apartment, a law enforcement official said.
A final determination on how 22-year-old Thu Yain "Roy" Kyaw died is still...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Disappointment seemed to be the best adjective to describe the 2012 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft for most locals. Hopes don’t appear to be set too high this year, but there’s no telling how it will all unfold.
| Jul 13, 2013
| 3:27 PM
St. Francis High named Matt Luderer as the school’s new athletic director July 1. Ted Corcoran, who is the school’s strength and conditioning trainer and assistant football coach, was tabbed assistant athletic director.
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:48 PM
California’s arts grant-making agency announced Monday that it will get $3 million this year from state coffers instead of the $1 million called for in the budget legislators passed in June, thanks to Assembly Speaker John Perez, who’s...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 10:00 AM
If there is a lesson to be learned from the unorthodox story of BodyTraffic — the Los Angeles contemporary concert dance company founded in 2007 — it must be that defying conventional wisdom is the route to success.
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Killing some time before class on Marina del Rey’s coastline. That’s what Carrie Gutenberg was doing when she shot this image with her iPhone4.
A screenwriting graduate student at Loyola Marymount University, Gutenberg says she tries to...
| Dec 11, 2012
Police in New York City searched Tuesday for a gunman who fatally shot a 31-year-old Los Angeles man in the head near Central Park in midtown Manhattan. The suspect walked up behind Brandon Woodard on West 58th Street near the......