| Jun 16, 2014
| 11:19 AM
Starbucks Corp. is serving up a venti-sized portion of tuition assistance to its workers.
The Seattle coffee purveyor announced Monday that it will give about $6,500 a year in tuition reimbursement to employees who enroll in Arizona State University's...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 3:20 PM
A Downers Grove North High School senior has been honored as one of the state's top softball players.
Dale Ryndak, 18, was surprised with the announcement by her teammates and administrators Thursday afternoon that she is the Gatorade Illinois...
| May 30, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Irvine Valley College awarded 1,908 degrees and certificates to students during its 29th annual commencement ceremony last week.
The college conferred 686 associate of arts degrees, 75 associate of arts for transfer degrees, 83 associate of science...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Sexism may be getting in the way of hurricane safety.
In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Arizona State University looked at 63 years of hurricane fatality data collected by the National...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 7:01 PM
Elizabeth V. McNulty has joined Archer Norris as a partner at the law firm's Newport Beach office, as have associates Patrick R. Ball and Miguel Prietto.
"The region's thriving business community drives the need for continued expansion in Orange County,...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:52 PM
The U.S. Department of Education on Thursday released a list of 55 colleges and universities under investigation for possible violations of federal law over the handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints.
The unprecedented naming of...
| May 1, 2014
| 5:19 PM
The University of Chicago and Knox College are among 55 schools under federal investigation for their handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints, according to a list released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Education.
Both schools have...
| May 1, 2014
| 9:50 PM
Aiming to reduce sexual assault on campus, the federal government Thursday disclosed that 55 colleges and universities, including four in California, are under investigation for possibly violating the law in their handling of sexual violence and...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 6:25 PM
SACRAMENTO — The recent hacking of customer data from Target Corp. computers is roiling the California Legislature.
Last week, two members of the Assembly touted a bill to strengthen consumer safeguards and limit the type of information...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Civil rights leaders are calling for the expulsion of members of the Arizona State University chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity who planned and participated in a Martin Luther King Jr.-themed party that mocked black people.
The fraternity suffered...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 3:41 PM
Two Greek organizations at McDaniel College are being investigated after throwing a party the college is calling an "inappropriately themed social event."
Campus officials are conducting an in-depth investigation of Phi Delta Theta and Phi Sigma Sigma...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:11 PM
Could the oldest profession be losing its customers?
Fewer men say they have ever paid for sex — or been paid for it — than a few decades ago, according to a nationally representative survey. But scholars and activists are divided over...