At a Moment of Success, U.S.C. Is Rocked by Scandal

By ADAM NAGOURNEY and JENNIFER MEDINA July 25, 2017 LOS ANGELES — When the University of Southern California lured a world-class ophthalmologist to run its medical school 10 years ago, it was part of a long, concerted effort to transform...

As O.J. Simpson Wins Parole, a Quick, and Divided, Reaction

By JENNIFER MEDINA July 21, 2017 LOS ANGELES — A generation since O.J. Simpson captured the nation’s attention when he was tried for a double murder, the former football star stands as someone who unwittingly helped shape the modern news media...

A Battle of the Bowls in Hollywood?

By ADAM NAGOURNEY June 29, 2017 LOS ANGELES — The Hollywood Bowl is Hollywood famous: a 17,500-seat amphitheater carved into a canyon that has for nearly a century provided an outdoor stage for a parade of starry performers: The Beatles. Dudamel. LCD...