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May 14, 2019 - 3:11 pm
BOSTON (AP) — A former assistant soccer coach at the University of Southern California switched her plea to guilty Tuesday in the college admissions scam, admitting to creating fake athletic profiles for the children of wealthy parents, including actress Lori Loughlin and fashion designer Mossimo...
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Ameera Butt
May 13, 2019 - 8:05 am
A memorial service will be held next week for John Singleton at USC. The Oscar-nominated director of the 1991 South LA drama "Boyz n the Hood" graduated from USC's film school. He had just finished USC's School of Cinematic Arts when he directed the iconic movie and was based on his own life in...
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Ameera Butt
May 10, 2019 - 7:43 am
(KNX 1070) - Watch out for traffic around the USC University Park area Friday morning. The school is holding its 136th commencement ceremonies throughout the day. About 60,000 people are expected to attend the ceremonies. The main ceremony starts at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 10 a.m. Other departments...
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Ameera Butt
May 09, 2019 - 2:18 pm
(KNX 1070) - USC is facing more legal action Thursday morning as former and current students are joining lawsuits over sexual misconduct allegations. Originally, 11 men filed lawsuits alleging Dr. Dennis Kelly, a former men's sexual health physician, who targeted gay and bisexual men. Now 18 more...
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April 26, 2019 - 8:44 am
USC has been told it'll lose its national accreditation for a medical training program that's been the target of sexual misconduct allegations. That means the program in cardiovascular disease will be shut down when the accreditation is taken away next year. The Accreditation Council for Graduate...
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April 23, 2019 - 8:34 am
Two more people charged in a sweeping college admissions scandal have agreed to plead guilty. Authorities said Tuesday that former University of Southern California assistant women's soccer coach Laura Janke will plead guilty to racketeering conspiracy and cooperate with federal authorities. Toby...
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March 26, 2019 - 7:18 am
Yet another investigation has been launched into the college admissions scam. This time, the U.S. Education Department is going after the universities involved to see if they violated any rules. If so, the flow of student aid money could potentially be cut off. UCLA, USC and the University of San...
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March 25, 2019 - 8:35 am
(KNX 1070) -- Tom Conroy, Yale University spokesperson, told the Yale Daily News that the school will revoke the admission of one student following the charges against at least 50 people, including celebrities and coaches with paying or accepting bribes to assist applicants admission into Yale and...
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March 22, 2019 - 7:21 am
The investigation has broadened significantly and university officials now say they are looking to revoke degrees of alums who may have allegedly gained admission by fraud. University officials believe they have eight cases where alums used Rick Singer's services in a suspicious manner. Our sources...
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March 21, 2019 - 7:51 am
A University of Southern California student is speaking out about the recruiting tactics of the alleged mastermind behind the college admissions scandal. Rick Singer pleaded guilty and led prosecutors to more than 30 parents. Those indicted include actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin. "...
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