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  • South L.A. track athlete, almost 88, jumps at a chance to compete

    South L.A. track athlete, almost 88, jumps at a chance to compete
    Johnnye Valien was waiting her turn in the long jump event at a West L.A. College track meet last week when she realized nobody was using the nearby high jump pit. This is an athlete who cannot help herself. She sees a challenge and she's compelled to attack it, as if she has no idea she is about to turn 88.
  • Video game designers go to next level with real-world problems, nuance

     
    Miguel Oliveira is developing a video game in a tiny apartment near USC, worlds away from the high-tech studios of […]

    CHARCOAL AND STEEL: Brazil struggles toward progress

     
    Brazil struggles toward progress. Mile after mile on Brazil’s Highway 222 is lined with eucalyptus groves where rain forest once stood. These fast-growing trees are planted to feed the hundreds of charcoal camps that pepper the deforested landscape.

    Brazil state struggles with poverty despite rich natural resources

     
    Brazil’s huge northern state of ParĂ¡ is about three times the size of California, home to much of the Amazon rain forest and is the second-largest producer of the nation's most important export, iron ore. But poverty levels are well above the...

    12 fashion trends and ideas to look for in 2012

     
    Looking forward at 12 fashion trends and ideas to look for in 2012, including Art Deco, Fashiontainment, Brazil as the hot, new luxury market and Marni at H&M as the hot, new cheap chic designer collaboration.