Posted Jul. 20, 2015, 9:43 am
Firefighters on Sunday night knocked down a non-injury fire that was burning in a wall and the attic of a two-story home at 715 S. Malcom Ave. in Westwood, said Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department.
Posted Jul. 12, 2015, 9:24 am
A small electrical fire broke out in a building at the Henry Samueli School of Engineering on the UCLA campus in Westwood Saturday, but it was held in check by a fire sprinkler and was out when firefighters arrived, authorities said.
Posted Jul. 12, 2015, 9:08 am
Police at UCLA today were investigating an attempted strong-arm robbery of a student.
Posted Jul. 2, 2015, 12:44 pm
UCLA has offered admission to 16,027 prospective freshmen for the fall 2015 semester -- representing 17.3 percent of applicants -- along with 4,905 transfer students, the university announced today.
Posted Jun. 15, 2015, 9:41 am
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power crews today will begin installing a 36-inch water pipe at Sunset Boulevard and Hilgard Avenue near UCLA to get water to the Westside while a $9 million project gets underway at the reservoir currently serving the area.
Posted May. 7, 2015, 9:27 am
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton today will hold the first Southern California fundraisers for her campaign for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination.
Posted Apr. 13, 2015, 10:11 am
A man was taken into custody today for allegedly making telephoned bomb threats that led to the closure of the offramp from the northbound San Diego (405) Freeway in the Westwood area, authorities said.
Posted Apr. 12, 2015, 12:20 pm
Student health centers at five University of California campuses in Southern California will be open Monday, as striking doctors and dentists from San Diego to Santa Barbara plan a midday rally at the UCLA campus during its annual "Bruin Day" open house.
Posted Mar. 19, 2015, 1:08 pm
A police bomb squad has removed that "suspicious package" found on a Wilshire Boulevard sidewalk in Westwood, according to the LAPD, which reports it was just a suitcase containing personal items.
Posted Mar. 17, 2015, 9:54 am
Another patient is suing a medical device maker, blaming the company for the superbug that recently broke out at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, infecting at least seven patients, killing two.
Posted Feb. 5, 2015, 7:56 am
UCLA police today were investigating report that a woman was raped at a fraternity house over the weekend.
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:49 am
Doctors who work at UCLA's Ashe Student Health & Wellness Center and colleagues at three other UC campuses will hold a one-day strike tomorrow to protest what they call unfair labor practices.
Posted Jan. 12, 2015, 12:16 pm
More than 112,000 prospective students applied for admission to UCLA for fall 2015, again making the Westwood campus the most applied-to four-year university in the country, the university announced today.
Posted Dec. 30, 2015, 9:07 am
Former UCLA coach Dick Vermeil, Legendary Notre Dame coach Knute Rockne, and former Penn State running back Ki-Jana Carter will be inducted into the Rose Bowl Hall of Fame today. Rockne, Vermeil, Ki-Jana Carter to be Inducted Into
Posted Dec. 21, 2014, 8:56 am
A stubborn electrical fire that burned in the walls of a six-story apartment building in Westwood and sent one person to a hospital also caused $150,000 worth of damage to the structure and its contents, a fire official said today.
Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 9:33 am
Eric Kendricks on Sunday became the second consecutive UCLA linebacker to receive The Lott IMPACT Trophy, awarded to college football's defensive player of the year who best exemplifies the IMPACT acronym.
Posted Dec. 14, 2014, 9:10 am
The discovery of a man's body in an apartment building in Westwood was being treated as a suspected suicide, police said today.
Posted Dec. 13, 2014, 8:48 am
The discovery of a man's body in an apartment building in Westwood near UCLA is being treated as a suspected suicide, police said today.
Posted Dec. 12, 2014, 8:41 am
Metro plans to announce today the launch of a new express bus service expected to cut travel time between the San Fernando Valley and the Westside by about 20 minutes starting Monday.
Posted Nov. 30, 2014, 9:25 am
A surface texture that is impervious to all liquids, no matter what the surface is made of, has been invented at UCLA, the school announced this week.
Posted Nov. 21, 2014, 9:14 am
UCLA's Legislative Assembly has given final approval to a measure that requires undergraduates to take a course on ethnic, cultural, religious or gender diversity, campus officials said in remarks reported today.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:11 am
The Southland's biggest football game of the year will be held Saturday when UCLA and USC face off at the Rose Bowl, and Bruin fans will get gearing up tonight for the rivalry with UCLA's annual bonfire rally on the Westwood campus.
Posted Nov. 14, 2014, 8:51 am
Criminal charges were filed Thursday against a man who allegedly stole more than 50 laptop computers from a research library and the student union store at UCLA, where he had been enrolled earlier this year.
Posted Nov. 12, 2014, 8:32 am
A suspect was detained Tuesday in connection with the theft of more than 50 laptop computers worth more than $30,000 from a UCLA research library equipment loan room, according to campus police.
Posted Nov. 11, 2014, 9:24 am
More than 50 laptop computers worth more than $30,000 were stolen from an equipment loan room in the Charles E. Young Research Library over the weekend, authorities said today.