Applications to California State University jumped 5 percent for the fall 2012 semester, but admissions are increasing only nominally as the system faces continuing budget cuts, the university said Monday.
The chancellor of Cal State Long Beach got an earful from outraged students Tuesday night, as he threw a pricey party.
As Cal State students face another tuition hike this fall, a CBS2 News investigation has found tens of thousands of dollars of questionable spending by the chancellor’s office.
Several May Day demonstrations were organized across the Southland Tuesday, prompting several arrests and traffic delays.
Two potentially unruly demonstrations are expected to take place Monday in the Southland — one at L.A. City Hall and the other at UCLA in Westwood.
Two violent incidents at the otherwise peaceful Occupy Los Angeles encampment at City Hall are causing concern among law enforcement officials.
After the city of Oakland tried to force Occupy Oakland protesters off city property, rioting broke out. Dozens were hurt, including an Iraq war veteran who is now in critical condition.
In an overwhelming 72-0 vote, the Assembly approved the bill that will keep protesters at least 1,000 feet away from funerals for soldiers and other military personnel.
The bill SB 888 requires groups like the Westboro Baptist church to stay 1,000 feet from a burial site, mortuary or place of worship.
More than two dozen California teachers, including the president of the state’s largest teachers union, were arrested at the state Capitol Thursday night as part of a protest over education funding in the state budget.
A museum recognizing Mexican-Americans’ contribution to Southern California culture is holding its first official event amid controversy surrounding the treatment of human remains found during its construction.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals demonstrated outside former boxer Mike Tyson’s suburban home to protest the former boxing champion’s role in pigeon racing.
California elder care advocates plan a series of actions around the state to protest budget cuts that would eliminate adult day health care programs that serve about 37,000 fragile seniors.
Egyptians here in the Southland say they’ll keep demonstrating until there’s a regime change in their home country.
Oil prices moved up to near $90 a barrel Monday as anti-government protests continued to rock Egypt and threatened to spread unrest across the oil-rich Middle East.