Oakland Grad Helps Maintain Family Ice Cream Business Amid Budding Finance CareerOn campus, Evelyn Montiel was an A-student and class president. But at home she was in survival mode, working long nights at the ice cream stand, fighting to keep her family's business alive.
George Lucas Gives Another $10 Million To USC For Student DiversityGeorge Lucas has given another $10 million to his alma mater, the University of Southern California, to fund the student diversity program he helped establish...
Norovirus Sickens Students At USC Residence HallsUniversity of Southern California officials say students have been sickened by the gastrointestinal illness norovirus in a number of campus residence halls.
UC Berkeley Students Call For Scholarships For Syrian RefugeesUC Berkeley students are urging school officials to follow in the footsteps of other universities by offering scholarships specifically for Syrian refugees.
Arnold Schwarzenegger Blows Up Pool In Video Demanding California Terminate DroughtFormer California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger held an emergency forum on the state's drought situation. Experts say it’s more serious than most Californians realize, while the former governor says we shouldn’t marvel at innovative solutions.
Ryan Coogler Brings Heart, Talent To 'Fruitvale'Coogler's "Fruitvale Station" - his first dramatic feature & first project since graduating in 2011 - won both jury and audience awards at Sundance...
UC Berkeley Targeted In Federal Complaint Over Its Handling Of Rape AllegationsWomen's-rights attorney Gloria Allred says federal complaints have been filed against four U.S. colleges over how the colleges handle rape allegations.
Phil Matier: Poll Finds Voters Prefer Gov.'s Prop. 30 Tax Plan Over Opposition A new poll from the University of Southern California finds voters prefer Proposition 30, Governor Brown's proposed tax increase over Prop 38, the competing measure by Molly Munger.
Poll Finds Californians Favor Medicinal Pot Over Complete LegalizationA new poll shows 50 percent of California voters don't want marijuana legalized for recreational use, along with overwhelming support for doctor-recommended use of pot for the severely ill.
Sloppy Cal Bears Thumped 30-9 By USCMatt Barkley threw two touchdown passes and Southern California took advantage of five turnovers from California to win its eighth straight game in the series, 30-9 on Thursday night.
YouTube, Universities Launch New Media ProgramYouTube is partnering with universities to launch a new media program series for aspiring digital filmmakers.
Stanford Rolls Past USC For 10th Straight WinJeanette Pohlen scored 21 points and dished out a season-high 12 assists and No. 4 Stanford beat Southern California 95-51 on Saturday to win its 10th straight game since a pair of road defeats at DePaul and Tennessee last month.