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Putting the UCLA water main break in context

Putting the UCLA water main break in context

Water covers the court inside the Pauley Pavilion after a broken water main flooded the UCLA campus.; Credit: Benjamin Brayfield/KPCC UCLA’s busted water main is the water cooler talk of today. The 30-foot geyser sent 10 million gallons of water into the streets of Westwood and UCLA’s campus in the course of the 3 hours [...]

Putting the UCLA water main break in context

Putting the UCLA water main break in context

Water covers the court inside the Pauley Pavilion after a broken water main flooded the UCLA campus.; Credit: Benjamin Brayfield/KPCC UCLA’s busted water main is the water cooler talk of today. The 30-foot geyser sent 10 million gallons of water into the streets of Westwood and UCLA’s campus in the course of the 3 hours [...]

Will latest USC death deter China from sending its students abroad?

Will latest USC death deter China from sending its students abroad?

USC students on their way to attend a memorial service on April 18, 2012 in Los Angeles, California, for the two Chinese graduate students who were shot to death near campus.; Credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images The Chinese Consulate General in Los Angeles issued a statement asking authorities to take more measures in protecting Chinese [...]

Will latest USC death deter China from sending its students abroad?

Will latest USC death deter China from sending its students abroad?

USC students on their way to attend a memorial service on April 18, 2012 in Los Angeles, California, for the two Chinese graduate students who were shot to death near campus.; Credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images The Chinese Consulate General in Los Angeles issued a statement asking authorities to take more measures in protecting Chinese [...]

Will latest USC death deter China from sending its students abroad?

Will latest USC death deter China from sending its students abroad?

USC students on their way to attend a memorial service on April 18, 2012 in Los Angeles, California, for the two Chinese graduate students who were shot to death near campus.; Credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images The Chinese Consulate General in Los Angeles issued a statement asking authorities to take more measures in protecting Chinese [...]

Will latest USC death deter China from sending its students abroad?

Will latest USC death deter China from sending its students abroad?

USC students on their way to attend a memorial service on April 18, 2012 in Los Angeles, California, for the two Chinese graduate students who were shot to death near campus.; Credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images The Chinese Consulate General in Los Angeles issued a statement asking authorities to take more measures in protecting Chinese [...]

Checking in on the Great Recession’s ‘boomerang’ kids

Checking in on the Great Recession’s ‘boomerang’ kids

Shaw University freshmen Artricia Brittle (R), 18 of Washington, D.C., coordinates a way home as she packs up her belongings in her dorm room with along with her roommate Denaysha Bowen, 18 of Maryland, on April 17, 2011 in Raleigh, North Carolina. ; Credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images They are called the “boomerang” kids – [...]

Checking in on the Great Recession’s ‘boomerang’ kids

Checking in on the Great Recession’s ‘boomerang’ kids

Shaw University freshmen Artricia Brittle (R), 18 of Washington, D.C., coordinates a way home as she packs up her belongings in her dorm room with along with her roommate Denaysha Bowen, 18 of Maryland, on April 17, 2011 in Raleigh, North Carolina. ; Credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images They are called the “boomerang” kids – [...]

Checking in on the Great Recession’s ‘boomerang’ kids

Checking in on the Great Recession’s ‘boomerang’ kids

Shaw University freshmen Artricia Brittle (R), 18 of Washington, D.C., coordinates a way home as she packs up her belongings in her dorm room with along with her roommate Denaysha Bowen, 18 of Maryland, on April 17, 2011 in Raleigh, North Carolina. ; Credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images They are called the “boomerang” kids – [...]

Checking in on the Great Recession’s ‘boomerang’ kids

Checking in on the Great Recession’s ‘boomerang’ kids

Shaw University freshmen Artricia Brittle (R), 18 of Washington, D.C., coordinates a way home as she packs up her belongings in her dorm room with along with her roommate Denaysha Bowen, 18 of Maryland, on April 17, 2011 in Raleigh, North Carolina. ; Credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images They are called the “boomerang” kids – [...]