| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:01 PM
Westchester 76, Palisades 48
Narbonne 56, Fremont 46
Fairfax 68, Dorsey 51
El Camino Real 85, Washington 64
Semifinals, Saturday at Los Angeles Southwest College
| Feb 25, 2014
| 1:37 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Lawmakers announced a new bill Tuesday that would streamline the college financial aid application process, in hopes of increasing high school students' access to higher-education cash.
Under the measure by Assemblyman Phil Ting (D-San...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 4:55 PM
The first days of the national signing period for senior high school football players has come and gone, leaving some disappointed and even disillusioned they didn't receive a scholarship offer.
Instead of moping around and feeling rejected, it's time...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:29 PM
The parents of two slain USC graduate students from China called on the university Thursday to pay restitution and help their families set up a scholarship in the victims' names.
It was their first statement to local media since Bryan Barnes, 21,...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 4:48 PM
UC San Diego graduate student Alex Piel is studying the family dynamics and habitats of chimpanzees in Tanzania's savanna. The research requires tracking animals, retrieving fecal samples and then testing to confirm genetic links.
It does not come...
| Feb 13, 2014
Re "Deep in student debt," Opinion, Feb. 10
Sarah Amandolare is troubled by "gapping" — colleges' practice of admitting students without awarding enough financial aid to make a school affordable. The vast majority of the nation's colleges have...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:15 AM
With apologies to Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, the title of this theater tale could be "Out of the Woods."
The Colony Theatre in Burbank said a fundraising push that began around Thanksgiving snowballed into about $260,000 -- more than five...
| Feb 10, 2014
Last October, in between arguments over the debt ceiling, the federal government somehow found time to send me an email. My student loan payment was 70 days past due, the message read, so the government had negatively reported me to each major credit...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:26 PM
The news Tuesday that college athletes are seeking representation by a labor union brought a knowing smile to academics who operate far from the field house.
The move by Northwestern football players to join the United Steelworkers union is...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 6:00 AM
WASHINGTON — As President Obama looks to show off all he can do without Congress, he's been pointing to a surprising place for guidance on the savvy use of power: the other side of the White House.
In public and private, the president has been...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Adrian Klemm knows how the other half lives. The UCLA offensive line coach returned from a recruiting trip in December, only to find he was the one being wooed.
USC Coach Steve Sarkisian had called to make Klemm an offer few could refuse, one that all...