Two actresses implicated in college bribe scheme

LOS ANGELES — Thirteen people, including Hollywood actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman, were arrested March 12 in Los Angeles in connection with an alleged multimillion-dollar nationwide bribery scheme to get students into elite colleges, including USC, UCLA and Stanford. The alleged conspiracy focused on getting students admitted to prestigious universities as recruited athletes, regardless…

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L.A. marks Sister City anniversary with Mexico City

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and his counterpart in Mexico City launched a year-long celebration March 7 to commemorate 50 years as sister cities. “Our 50 years as sister cities have shown that when local communities work together, we have the power to make real progress on everything from trade and tourism…

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