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Score One for Bruin Pride: UCLA Ranks Among Top 15 World Universities
Compiled annually and published online since 2003, the Academic Ranking of World Universities is thought to be one of the foremost lists of its kind. (Read about their methodology .) They have released their 2010 rankings , and Los Angeles' own UCLA earned a respectable Number 13 slot.
Number one is Harvard, followed by another UC, Berkeley. Other UC campuses fared well in the top 50: San Diego (14), San Francisco (18), Santa Barbara (32), and Irvine and Davis (tied at 46).
Who else tied at number 46? Los Angeles' other world-renowned institution of higher education, the University of Southern California. Alas, Trojans, the Bruins bested you in this one.
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.