How to not handle a young-earth creationist employee: Fired in wake of finding dino soft tissue
A young-Earth creationist microscope technician formerly at California State University-Northridge is suing his former employer for religious discrimination, wrongful termination, and the violation of free speech.
Payday lenders take from the poor - and give to Tennessee candidates and lawmakers
Spend any time driving around Nashville, and you'll notice payday lending shops sprouting like weeds along the city's major pikes.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Adriana E Molina
Bilingual female - Spanish and English-neutral accent. Smooth, Calming, Straightforward and confident reads or fun, light-hearted recordings.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Science, religion and law
Must science always contradict religious tradition to stay valid? What happened to following evidence where it leads? Lawyers for a scientist who lost his job over his work will now ask that in court.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Lawsuit: CSUN Scientist Fired After Soft Tissue Found On Dinosaur Fossil
Attorneys for a California State University, Northridge scientist who was terminated from his job after allegedly discovering soft tissue on a triceratops fossil have filed a lawsuit against the university.
Easy DIY fixes around the house to keep safe when the next big earthquake hits
Hilary Anderson was in grade school then, but she remembers the “swampland of molasses” in the kitchen after Southern California's last destructive earthquake throttled her Simi Valley home.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
River Front Times
UCLA Adds Spanish Lake Documentary to Class Syllabus
A Spanish Lake filmmaker's poignant documentary about his hometown's rapid decline is gaining traction at universities across the country.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival Presents Antony and Cleopatra in...
The Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival will feature "Antony and Cleopatra" for the first time during its 18th annual season.
The Washington Post
I'm delighted to say that Profs. Glen Whitman and Jim Dow will be guest-blogging this coming week about the new book that they co-edited, "Economics of the Undead: Zombies, Vampires, and the Dismal Science" : Whether preparing us for economic recovery after the zombie apocalypse, analyzing vampire investment strategies, or illuminating the market ... (more)
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Free Dictionary
Carlos Augusto Alves Santana is a Mexican and American musician who became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana , which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American music.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
LA Daily News
Time for San Fernando Valley to get light rail on track: Editorial
Back to the future? If light rail returns to the San Fernando Valley, the scene might look a little different than this photo, which is said to show the arrival of the first of Los Angeles' Pacific Electric Railway Red Cars to reach North Hollywood.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
CSUN Police Arrest Suspected Campus Flasher Off Campus
A 32-year-old man suspected of exposing himself on the Cal State Northridge campus earlier this week was arrested today after he exposed himself to three university employees while off campus, authorities said.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
LA Daily News
Funeral arrangements set for Armando Villa, 19-year-old CSUN student who died during fraternity hike
Funeral arrangements have been announced for Armando Villa , a 19-year-old Cal State Northridge student who died last week while on a fraternity-sponsored hike in the Angeles National Forest.
The Washington Post
The Economics of the Undead
In recent years, political scientists, philosophers, and literary theorists have all written major books and articles about the undead.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Pro-Amnesty Protest: Would Obama Send His Kids 'Back to Kenya'?
Over 100 pro-amnesty activists from Southern California traveled to Naval Base Ventura County on Tuesday to stage a demonstration outside the gates to demand "humane treatment" for illegal aliens who have been transferred there from Texas by U.S. Border Patrol.
New York Magazine
Teachers Unions Turn Against Democrats
The Obama administration's education reforms have been almost completely absent from the national political debate because neither Party has an incentive to talk about them.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
My FOX LA
Family Sets Up Memorial At The Site CSUN Student Passed Away
It's pain only a mother can feel as she's shown the place her son took his last breath.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
My FOX LA
Fraternity Leader Flies to LA to Discuss CSUN Student Death
California State University Northridge leaders met with the President of Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity to discuss the sudden death of 19-year-old Armando Villa.
NBC Los Angeles
Amber Alert Grandmother "Acting Really Weird": 911 Call
Carolyn Ferguson is shown in her booking photo after authorities found her with her granddaughter hours after an Amber Alert was issued to find them on Wednesday, July 2, 2014.
Los Angeles Times
CSUN students shocked, saddened by hiking death of fraternity pledge
Cal State Northridge students expressed shock and sadness Thursday over the death of a 19-year-old fraternity pledge during a hike in the Angeles National Forest.