Higher minimum-wage proposals gain ground By LISA LEFF and DAVID KLEPPER

...who might never set foot on one of our campuses," said UC President Janet Napolitano, who oversees 10 campuses, including UCLA and Berkeley. "It's the right thing to do."The 240,000-student University of California becomes the nation's largest...
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NCAA tweaks March Madness seeding rules for more flexibility

...process placed Dayton into the First Four, playing at home. UCLA, another team that was among the last to get into the field...old procedures did not allow the committee to switch Dayton and UCLA.The First Four started in 2011 when the field expanded to 68...
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Gatlin wins 200 with fastest time ever at US championships

...Shamier Little became the first to win the 400 hurdles nationals and NCAA championships in the same season since Sheena Johnson (UCLA) in 2004.MISSING MISSISSIPPI: TrackTown USA President Vin Lananna said there was no "political statement" by not flying...
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Supreme Court extends gay marriage nationwide

...of the states permitted it.There are an estimated 390,000 married same-sex couples in the United States, according to UCLA's Williams Institute, which tracks the demographics of gay and lesbian Americans. Another 70,000 couples living in states...
Today In Sports History for June 24

...Wildcats are among the top 30 selections, making them the first school ever to put five players in the first round.2011 - UCLA star Patrick Cantlay shoots a course-record 10-under 60 - the lowest PGA Tour round by an amateur - to take a four-stroke...
Today in sports history for Friday, Jan. 30

1926 - The major league rules committee mandates that pitchers must have access to a rosin bag.1971 - UCLA starts its 88-game winning streak with a 74-61 win over UC Santa Barbara.1983 - John Riggins rushes for a Super Bowl-record...
UConn beats Notre Dame 63-53 for 3rd straight title

TAMPA, Fla. - Geno Auriemma and his UConn Huskies are a perfect 10.The Hall of Fame coach joined some elite company in UCLA's John Wooden after tying the Wizard of Westwood with his 10th NCAA Tournament title."Obviously it's a very significant...
Amid UCLA-USC rivalry, a tale of unity

LOS ANGELES - The former UCLA football player glistened with tough...crowd to its feet Saturday night as he led UCLA out of the locker room for the is Nick Ekbatani, and he is all UCLA."UCLA has a certain grit, a certain...
Florida swats UCLA 79-68

...finished with 19 points as the Gators beat UCLA 79-68 Thursday night to reach its fourth...Finney-Smith had 10. Kasey Hill had 10 assists.UCLA (28-9) was back in a regional semifinal...including 59.3 percent in the second half. UCLA finished 42.2 percent (27 of 64) shooting...
Dean sues Rolling Stone over debunked gang rape story

...that these cases are better for the defendants in federal court," said Eugene Volokh, a professor of First Amendment law at UCLA. "It's easier to throw out the case on purely legal grounds before trial, or at least throw out parts of it."Volokh and...
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