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  • AIDS activists hit hard by losses from downed Malaysian jet

    AIDS activists, researchers and caregivers often gather to learn from each other, swap notes and look ahead at how to fight one of the greatest public health challenges of their lives. This year, the 20th International AIDS conference is being held in...
  • UC appoints Jewish student regent amid controversy

    UC appoints Jewish student regent amid controversy
    For the second time in two years, passions surrounding the Israeli-Palestinian conflicts have entered an unlikely forum: the UC regents' selection of student representatives on the university governing board. The regents voted Wednesday for a Jewish...
  • Former Leader columnist dies

    Former Leader columnist dies
    Walter Avery Meares Jr., a former Burbank Leader columnist who wrote about city issues during the late 1980s and early 1990s, passed away peacefully in his Burbank home on July 9. He was 87. He wrote a column for more than five years covering everything...
  • UC student regent is approved despite debate and call for delay

    UC student regent is approved despite debate and call for delay
    University of California regents on Wednesday voted to confirm a new student representative to the board, despite protests from a pro-Palestinian group and others that the Jewish student from UCLA may have a conflict of interest. His critics say he was...
  • UCLA football program is casting wider net in recruiting efforts

    UCLA football program is casting wider net in recruiting efforts
    UCLA appears to have found a winning football recruiting strategy, one that has allowed the Bruins to climb in the Pac-12 Conference standings and the national rankings in the last couple of years. Coach Jim Mora and his staff are working hard to...
  • Israeli-Palestinian clash echoed on University of California council

    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A student with strong ties to Israel was appointed to the governing council of the University of California Wednesday amid debate similar to that which arose last year after the Board of Regents chose a Muslim student active in...
  • Public art projects in Long Beach, Willowbrook win national award

    Public art projects in Long Beach, Willowbrook win national award
    Two public art projects in Los Angeles County have won best-of-the-year designations in what’s billed as “the only national program that specifically recognizes public art.” They couldn’t be more different.  “Murmuration,...
  • VA disability claims, and costs, rising sharply

    VA disability claims, and costs, rising sharply
    To the editor: Thank you for this article showing the stupidity and huge cost of the military veterans program, which is apparently riddled with fraudulent — but acceptable — claims. Webster’s defines disability as “inability...
  • Head injuries prompt UCLA's Lauren Holiday to retire from basketball

    Head injuries prompt UCLA's Lauren Holiday to retire from basketball
    Lauren Holiday has played her last college basketball game. A series of head injuries has prompted the guard from Calabasas to retire, UCLA announced Tuesday. Holiday was a freshman at UCLA in the fall of 2012 but played in only three games before a...
  • Teen dies after hitting 405 overpass while standing on tour bus

    Teen dies after hitting 405 overpass while standing on tour bus
    A 16-year-old boy died Saturday, two days after he struck a freeway bridge while standing on the top section of a double-decker tour bus, authorities said. The boy was standing on the "open roof" section of the bus as the vehicle drove under the Arbor...
  • UCLA to pay $500,000 settlement in judge's police brutality claim

    UCLA to pay $500,000 settlement in judge's police brutality claim
    UCLA has agreed to pay $500,000, including $350,000 in scholarships, to settle a claim by a prominent African American judge over alleged mistreatment and racial profiling by campus police during a traffic stop last year, officials announced Friday. Los...
  • UCLA settles claim by African American judge over traffic stop

    UCLA settles claim by African American judge over traffic stop
    UCLA has agreed to pay $500,000, including $350,000 in scholarships, to settle a claim by a prominent African American judge over alleged mistreatment and racial profiling by campus police during a traffic stop last year, officials announced Friday. Los...