| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:12 PM
USC made it official Monday afternoon, hours after the news first broke:
Steve Sarkisian, 39, is the Trojans' new head football coach. And interim coach Ed Orgeron, a longtime USC assistant and recruiting coordinator, is out -- and also heading out of...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:47 PM
The Director of Engineering for Newport News is among the three finalists vying to become Director of Public Utilities, which runs Waterworks, a regional water provider owned and operated by the city that serves more than 400,000 people on the Virginia...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Raised in Houston and now living in Los Angeles, actress Erica Dasher is the star of ABC Family's new series "Jane by Design." A graduate of the University of Southern California, Dasher also is the producer of the upcoming documentary "Speak Easy." Of...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Dick Nunis is a University of Southern California graduate who has devoted much of his time, effort and money to UCF.
The former Disney executive is the former chairman of the UCF board of trustees, and he remains an active presence in the athletic...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:14 AM
A University of Southern California professor and colleagues from Stanford and Harvard universities were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday for their pioneering use of computer modeling programs to help predict complex chemical reactions....
| Nov 1, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Beloved mother and wife, Ginny Morrow passed away peacefully on October 17, surrounded by her family.
Virginia Kaspar was born in Oak Park, Illinois, the only child of Jack and Nelle Kaspar. She grew up on the North side of Chicago until she reached her...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 6:00 AM
With this year's high-profile movies "The Butler," "42" and "12 Years a Slave" prominently featuring black actors, it may seem as though the multiplex is enjoying new levels of diversity. But popular films still under-represent minority characters and...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"Natural" foods, free of preservatives, continue to trend. But is avoiding preservatives really necessary?
If you keep a loaf of homemade bread on the counter for a few days, the telltale signs of spoilage begin: mold, discoloration and an off taste. The...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:50 AM
The crowd erupts in cheers as a Trojan warrior parades a white horse down Foothill Boulevard.
“It's Traveler!” shouts a woman, who dashes into the street for a photo with the University of Southern California mascot.
GRAPHIC: La Canada's...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:06 AM
The University of Maryland, College Park was included on a list of the "Top 25 LGBT-Friendly Colleges and Universities" released by national advocacy group Campus Pride Tuesday.
The university was the only Maryland school to make the list, which was...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 1:58 PM
The new federal guidelines for how colleges should handle sexual-harassment cases aren't just unreasonable. They're hostile to reasonableness in principle.
The Justice Department and the Education Department's Office for Civil Rights set forth the...