Bay Area Vintner Pleads Guilty In College Admissions Cheating ScandalA Bay Area vineyard owner pleaded guilty in a Boston federal courtroom Tuesday to paying $50,000 to cheat on his daughter's SAT exam and agreeing to pay a total of $250,000 in bribes to get his daughter into USC as a purported water polo recruit.
Felicity Huffman Pleads Guilty In College Admissions Scheme"Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty Monday in the college admissions bribery scheme, the biggest name to do so in a scandal that has underscored the lengths to which some wealthy parents will go to get their children into top universities.
Mother Who Paid $6.5M To College Admissions Scammer Says She Was DupedThe widening fallout from the federal investigation into the college admissions cheating scandal has ensnared a sophomore at Stanford University whose parents are alleged to have paid $6.5 million to improve their daughter's odds of being accepted into the elite university.
Marin County Executive Among Parents Facing New Charges In College Admissions Scandal"Full House" star Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, and 14 other parents - including Mill Valley executive Bill McGlashan - were hit Tuesday with a new charge in the sweeping college admissions bribery scheme.
Bay Area Parents Plead Guilty In College Admissions ScandalThirteen people, including five parents from the Bay Area, pleaded guilty Monday to paying thousands of dollars to help their kids cheat their way into a seat at top universities.
Stanford Student Connected To Nationwide Admissions Scandal ExpelledA Stanford University student who was connected to a nationwide college admissions scandal has been expelled from the university, school officials said.
Peter Sartorio 1st Bay Area Parent To Plead Guilty In College Admissions ScandalA Menlo Park father told a federal court in Boston Wednesday that he plans to plead guilty to an unspecified charge in a college admissions scam case revealed last month.
California Lawmakers Take Aim At College Admissions ScandalLawmakers are pushing a half-dozen measures intended to discourage a repeat of the college admissions bribery scandal that largely began in the Golden State but is roiling universities nationwide.
Stanford Imposes New Background Checks On Sports RecruitsStudent-athletes recommended by coaches at Stanford will now undergo a background check to confirm their athletic credentials in the wake of the college bribery scandal.
UC Berkeley Opens Investigation Linked To College Admissions ScandalOfficials at UC Berkeley have opened an investigation linked to the nationwide college admissions scandal that emerged last week.
Joe Montana, Phil Mickelson Reveal Link To Company At Center of College Admissions ScandalTwo of the nation's most famous athletes -- legendary quarterback Joe Montana and golf's Phil Mickelson -- have revealed on social media that they used consulting services from a firm at the center of the college admissions scandal, but never sought help securing placement for their children.