| May 12, 2014
| 10:41 PM
Stephanie Krol's memories of her earliest years are blessedly spare and remarkably benign.
She remembers going back and forth between foster care and street life with her mother, who was homeless and often resorted to prostitution. She remembers being...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 6:33 PM
Sarah Luna wants to buy a home in up-and-coming northeast Los Angeles before it's too late.
At 31, she has a master's degree and earns more than $70,000 as a court reporter and freelance editor. She daydreams about trading the Glendale apartment she...
| May 19, 2014
There are journeys and there are journeys. Nana Numapau's has been long.
He was born in a village in Ghana. He just earned a graduate degree in Los Angeles.
He came here in 2001 at age 19 and worked for years before taking his first class. He hawked...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have announced its 15 winners for the 41st Student Academy Awards competition.
Academy members voted the winners from a field of 49 finalists with this year seeing first-time honors go to students from...
| May 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Ryan Williams is smiling, as he always seems to be, and cracking jokes as his wheelchair rolls into the Bovard Auditorium at USC.
He one of the more 100 students from USC’s Viterbi School of Engineering in red graduation caps and gowns waiting for...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Where: Friel Court, Pullman, Wash.
On the air: TV: ESPNU; Radio: 710
Records: USC 10-19, 1-15 in Pac-12; Washington State 9-19, 2-14.
Update: It's been a long season, but the Trojans have something to play for against the Cougars. A USC...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:04 PM
USC AT WASHINGTON
When: 1:30 p.m.
Where: Alaska Airlines Arena, Seattle.
On the air: TV: Pac-12 Networks; Radio: 710.
Records: USC 11-19, 2-15 Pac-12; Washington 16-14, 8-9.
Update: USC hopes to finish the regular season with momentum heading...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Max Browne worked out the calculations long before he arrived at USC.
Cody Kessler and Max Wittek would be third-year sophomore quarterbacks, with three seasons of eligibility remaining, when Browne enrolled in January 2013.
| Mar 11, 2014
| 5:43 PM
LAS VEGAS — This could be a referendum on Pac-12 Conference Commissioner Larry Scott's vision.
The NCAA tournament selection committee will sequester itself Sunday in something of a conclave of Cardinals that's more Louisville than Vatican City....
| Mar 22, 2014
| 8:34 PM
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Briana Brown waited nearly 40 minutes for her first basket on Saturday, but she made it count.
The senior guard from St. John's hit a three-point dagger with 0.4 seconds remaining to beat USC, 71-68, in a first-round NCAA women'...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 10:14 PM
Two weeks remain in USC's spring practice, and Coach Steve Sarkisian indicated Tuesday that he would announce a starting quarterback before the Trojans conclude workouts April 19.
"I would suspect we'll do it before the end of spring," Sarkisian said....