| Apr 22, 2014
| 7:41 PM
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court dealt another blow to affirmative action Tuesday, upholding the decision of Michigan voters — and by implication similar bans in California and six other states — to forbid the use of race as a factor in...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 1:52 PM
A series of Times stories has tracked the state's two-year colleges buckling under the stress of funding cuts, increased demand and a weak record of student success. Times education editor Beth Shuster and reporter Stephen Ceasar will join city editor.......
| Aug 28, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Los Angeles County health officials issued a heat alert for the Santa Clarita and San Fernando valleys beginning Wednesday, urging residents to take special care when outdoors.
High temperatures in the region were forecast from Wednesday through Friday,...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Community colleges in Pasadena and Santa Barbara have been honored for helping new and underprepared students reach their educational goals.
The First Year Pathway program at Pasadena City College and Santa Barbara City College’s Express to...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 7:30 AM
As the Los Angeles region enjoyed a third straight day of summer-like weather Wednesday, Bob Hope Airport in Burbank hit a high of 93 degrees, breaking the old record of 85 set in 1951.
Woodland Hills set a record high temperature of 94 degrees,...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:07 PM
LONG BEACH -- California State University trustees on Wednesday approved a plan to raise tuition 5% next year should a November tax measure fail and trigger deep funding cuts to the 23-campus system.
The Board of Trustees, meeting in Long Beach, voted 11...