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Los Angeles Will Soon Scrap Late Fees for Overdue Library Books

It’s part of an effort to make libraries more accessible for all Angelenos
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Compton’s School District Is Suing the UC System Over ‘Discriminatory’ Standardized Tests

A pair of lawsuits call for the end of admissions based on the SAT and ACT
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Cops Find Rifle and Target List After Student Threatens Shooting at a South L.A. School

It was one of a handful of disturbing threats at local schools
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L.A.’s Influential Teachers Union Has Endorsed Bernie Sanders for President

They are the first teachers’ union in the nation to endorse a presidential candidate
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USC’s Board of Trustees Is Adopting Reforms. Will the Changes Be Enough to Stop the Scandals?

The trustees say they want to be more transparent, even as they withhold reports on gynecologist George Tyndall’s alleged abuse
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Two Dead, Several Injured in Santa Clarita High School Shooting

One died and three were injured in the shooting on Thursday morning. A 16-year-old suspect has been apprehended.

9 USC Students Have Died This Semester, and the Campus Community Is Searching for Answers

A new probe indicates police suspect tainted opioids could be a factor
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Former Patient of UCLA Gynecologist Speaks Publicly About Sexual Abuse Allegations

Jane Doe 18 stepped forward to ask that both Dr. James Heaps and UCLA be held accountable
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LAUSD Is Suing Juul, Saying Students’ Health Is at Risk

It’s just the latest school system to file suit against the company, which has been accused of targeting young people in its advertising
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A New California Law Mandates a Later School Day, but Teachers Predict Headaches

Gov. Gavin Newsom wants teens to get more rest, but teachers worry children from working families will be left out in the cold