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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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March 20, 2019 - 11:57 am
LOS ANGELES - The USC Board of Trustees today approved the hiring of Carol L. Folt, former chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as the university's 12th president, making her the first female leader of the Trojan campus. The hiring comes as the university reels from a...
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March 19, 2019 - 12:58 pm
USC students involved in the college admissions scandal could find themselves being booted out. The school says it's now placed "holds" on the accounts of all students it thinks might have been admitted through the bribery scheme. After the big college #AdmissionsScandal , #USC plans a case-by-case...
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March 14, 2019 - 3:21 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Lori Loughlin's daughters have decided not to return to the University of Southern California (USC) due to fears of bullying. According to TMZ , Olivia, 19, and Isabella, 20, have made the decision to withdraw from the school. TMZ reports the family feels the women would be "viciously...
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AP
March 14, 2019 - 12:38 pm
Hallmark says it is cutting ties with actress Lori Loughlin following her arrest in a sprawling college admissions scam case. In a statement Thursday, the parent company of the Hallmark Channel says it was "saddened" by the recent allegations. Hallmark Cards Inc. says it will no longer working with...
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AP
March 14, 2019 - 7:15 am
A handful of schools were sued by two Stanford students after a nationwide college entrance and bribery scandal was uncovered this week. Two college students have filed a lawsuit against the University of Southern California, Yale University and other colleges where prosecutors say parents paid...
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March 13, 2019 - 11:07 am
The LAPD says a suspicious item was found in the 1200 block of West 29th Street, and a bomb squad has been sent to investigate. Some streets have been closed in the area, according to USC, which is nearby and is advising people to stay out of the area. Police Activity at 29th St and Orchard Ave is...
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March 12, 2019 - 10:18 am
LOS ANGELES — Police are expected to hold a briefing this morning as the search continues for suspects in the deadly shooting of a USC student near campus. The investigation in the shooting death of a USC student has now been handed over to the LAPD Robbery Homicide Division. Victor McElhaney, who...
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February 12, 2019 - 3:02 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A half-dozen gay and bisexual men are suing USC and a physician, alleging he discriminated against and battered them while serving as the only full-time men's sexual health doctor at the Student Health Center. The plaintiffs are former USC students identified only as John Does...
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