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Sports industry dollars measured in LA

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Sports events ranging from professional basketball and NASCAR races to the Los Angeles Marathon pulled in $4.1 billion for the greater Los Angeles economy last year, according to a sports industry […]

08/02/2013

Bret Lewis

So what have you done for me lately?

UCLA basketball coach Ben Howland has been fired. And one of the guys he can blame is… Ben Howland. Wait a minute – what? It’s because a college coach has two separate jobs: Recruit and Win.

03/25/2013

Brian Lee

Brian Lee on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with serial entrepreneur Brian Lee, who is famous for starting companies with celebrities including co-founding LegalZoom with Richard Sharpiro, ShoeDazzle with Kim Kardashian, and The Honesty Company with Jessica Alba.

03/22/2013

(Photo: UCLA Higher Education Research Institute)

College survey: finance worries up, politics shift

(AP) — Each year since 1966, UCLA’s Higher Education Research Institute has conducted a massive survey of incoming freshmen at four-year colleges, asking questions about their motivations, their plans and their political views.

01/23/2013

UCLA Medical Center building, Los Angeles (AP Photo)

UCLA receives $4.6 million gift

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The estate of a late University of California Board of Regents member and former May Co. department store executive and his wife gave the UCLA’s Department of Urology $4.6 million, it was announced today.

01/02/2013

foster

Helping LA’s foster youth at UCLA

Foster youth are often denied access to adequate educational and residential programs that can meet their unique needs. Results are damaging and long-term. But a program at UCLA provides a helping hand to educational opportunities.

12/20/2012

Hogan leads Stanford past UCLA 27-24 to win Pac-12

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Hogan has taken Stanford to a place Andrew Luck never could.

Hogan threw for 155 yards and a touchdown and ran for 47 yards to help the eighth-ranked Cardinal beat No. 17 UCLA 27-24 in the Pac-12 championship game Friday night.

11/30/2012

Arizona, UCLA look to stay ahead of schedule

  PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Brett Hundley’s father was a running back at Arizona in the 1980s, and his son grew up a huge Wildcats fan. When the quarterback committed to UCLA, all of his […]

11/02/2012

Unbeaten UCLA hosts well-rested Oregon State

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) – Although Jim Mora’s first year as a college head coach has been a blast so far, he realizes UCLA’s season is about to get serious with the start of Pac-12 play. […]

09/21/2012

UCLA, USC tie in study of best colleges

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Crosstown rivals UCLA and USC were tied in 24th place along with the University of Virginia today in the latest rankings of national universities by U.S. News & World Report, which […]

09/12/2012

NCAA investigating UCLA hoops recruits

LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA freshmen Kyle Anderson and Tony Parker are being investigated by the NCAA for potential basketball recruiting violations, according to a Scout.com report. Freshman Shabazz Muhammad has been the subject of […]

09/03/2012

UCLA study: Food insecurity 'skyrocketed' in Calif. during recession

(CNS) – About 3.8 million Californians could not afford to consistently feed themselves or their families during the Great Recession, according to a UCLA study released today. Low-income families, households with children and Latinos suffered […]

07/09/2012

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