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Staffan Normark (C), Permanent Secretary of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences gives a press conference to announce the winner of the Nobel prize in Economic Sciences on October 15, 2012 in Stockholm. US duo Alvin Roth and Lloyd Shapley win Nobel Economics Prize on October 15, 2012.  AFP PHOTO / SCANPIX/HENRIK MONTGOMERY (credit: HENRIK MONTGOMERY/AFP/GettyImages)

UCLA Professor Wins Nobel Memorial Prize In Economic Sciences

A professor emeritus of economics and mathematics at UCLA, Lloyd Shapley, was awarded Monday the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics Sciences.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/15/2012

UCLA chemistry professor Patrick Farran (credit: CBS)

Judge Enters Not Guilty Plea For UCLA Professor Charged In Fire

The plea was entered by Superior Court Judge Shelly Torrealba after the defense attorney for Patrick Harran objected to entering a plea at this time.

09/05/2012

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UCI Professor Accused Of Plotting School Attacks Pleads Not Guilty

A UC Irvine professor pleaded not guilty Wednesday morning to 10 arson charges related to a a series of fires and an alleged plot to attack a Irvine high school.

08/15/2012

Rainer Klaus Reinscheid (credit: OC District Attorney's Office)

More Emails Surface In Case Of UCI Professor Accused Of Arson

A university professor who wrote emails outlining a plan to attack a California high school wrote an additional email that described his attempts to burn the high school and the home of the assistant principal who disciplined his son shortly before the teen committed suicide.

08/10/2012

Rainer Klaus Reinscheid (credit: OC District Attorney's Office)

Prosecutors: UCI Professor Searched For Guns, Fertilizer Online

Prosecutors allege Rainer Reinscheid was searching the Internet for information on guns, fertilizer and auto explosions before his arrest on arson charges.

08/08/2012

Rainer Klaus Reinscheid (credit: OC District Attorney's Office)

DA: UCI Professor Plotted Attacks, Sexual Assaults At High School

Rainer Klaus Reinscheid allegedly planned to burn down University High School, commit sexual assaults, and kill school officials and students before killing himself.

07/31/2012

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Egyptian President-Elect Has Ties To USC, CSUN

Mohammed Morsi calls Southern California home to at least some of his academic roots.

CBS Los Angeles–06/25/2012

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Chapman University Settles Sex Discrimination Case For $175K

A federal agency says Chapman University has agreed to pay $175,000 to settle a sex discrimination case over a film professor’s failure to obtain tenure.

06/06/2012

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USC Professor Warns Expo Line Crossings Unsafe For Students, Pedestrians

Serious concerns are being raised about safety at a number of crossings along the the Metro Expo Line in downtown Los Angeles.

05/29/2012

Steve Kinzey (credit: California Dept. Of Motor Vehicles)

Professor Accused Of Dealing Meth Pleads Not Guilty

The college professor accused of leading a drug-dealing motorcycle gang plead not guilty Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2011

Steve Kinzey (credit: California Dept. Of Motor Vehicles)

Professor Wanted For Drug Dealing Avoids Arrest By Posting Bond

San Bernardino County authorities say a fugitive university professor avoided arrest by having a bondsman post his bond this week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/09/2011

Steve Kinzey (credit: California Dept. Of Motor Vehicles)

Deputies: CSU Professor Lived Double Life As Meth-Dealing Biker Gang Leader

Steve Kinzey, 45, has been on the lam for a week following a raid on a suspected methamphetamine drug ring in San Bernardino.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/02/2011

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Professor: LA County ‘Ground Zero’ For Dwindling Child Population

A mass exodus of young children is underway in the Southland, a trend one researcher warns could lead to a critical shortage of workers in the future.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/24/2011

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Pepperdine Professor To Quit Diplomat Post Over Religious Beliefs

Ambassador Doug Kmiec is accused of excessively writing and speaking about his Catholic religious beliefs — the very job he says the president called him to do.

04/25/2011

Faith Kroll and her fiancee Jim Marcus climbed on stage in front of about 100 Northwestern University students and demonstrated the use of the motorized sex toy at a gathering for a human sexuality class. (Credit: AP/Chicago Sun-Times/Scott Stewart)

Professor Defends Live Sex Act In University Classroom

Professor John Bailey is quoted as saying, “Sticks and stones may break your bones, but watching naked people on stage doing pleasurable things will never hurt you.”

03/04/2011

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