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  • Suge Knight Bail Set At $25M For 'Straight Outta Compton' Death - Update
    published on Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:42:15 GMT
    UPDATE, 10:05 AM: The D.A.'s office asked for a high bail because of concerns about flight risk and more in the fatality connected to the F. Gary Grey directed N.W.A. biopic and today Judge Ronald S. Cohen granted it to them. Marion "Suge" Knight now has a bail of a very hefty $25 million for his involvement in with two men being run over near a Straight Outta Compton related photo shoot in late January....
  • Prosecutor: Raise Suge Knight's Bail to $25 Million
    published on Fri, 20 Mar 2015 06:48:29 GMT
    Calling him a "prolific and unrepentant criminal," a Los Angeles County prosecutor filed court papers today asking that former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight's bail be set at $25 million while he awaits trial on charges of running down two men in Compton, killing one of them. Knight, 49, is jailed without bail, but a bail-review hearing is scheduled for Friday....
  • Suge Knighta s bail should be $25 million, says prosecutor
    published on Fri, 20 Mar 2015 03:30:48 GMT
    Calling him a “prolific and unrepentant criminal,” a Los Angeles County prosecutor filed court papers today asking that former rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight's bail be set at $25 million while he awaits trial on charges of running down two men in Compton, killing one of them. Knight, 49, is jailed without bail, but a bail-review hearing is scheduled for Friday....
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  • Thomas Fallo era ends at El Camino College
    published on Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:30:38 GMT
    El Camino College President Thomas Fallo, who shepherded the school through its first two large bond measures and the rescue of a foundering Compton Community College, will retire at the end of January 2016. South Park began its transition into a more natural setting this month, as construction crews broke ground on a long-planned renovation of the four-and-a-half acre park in the south part of Hermosa Beach along Valley Drive....
  • Compton sued by district over marijuana dispensaries near its schools
    published on Fri, 03 Apr 2015 02:59:07 GMT
    Saying the city of Compton has failed to enforce its own marijuana laws, Compton school officials have sued the city for allegedly allowing pot dispensaries to set up shop near schools. State law prohibits dispensaries from operating within 600 feet of educational institutions, but Compton's municipal ordinances go a step further....
Sports News


  • UPDATED: Former Rap Mogul 'Suge' Knight Hospitalized Following Trial Order
    published on Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:57:20 GMT
    Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was ordered today to stand trial on murder, attempted murder and hit-and-run charges for allegedly running down two men in Compton with his pickup, killing one and injuring the other. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Ronald S. Coen -- who reduced Knight's bail from $25 million to $10 million -- said he found "sufficient evidence" to require Knight to stand trial on one felony count each of murder, attempted murder and hit-and-run for allegedly killing 55-yea...
  • Suge Knight: Key Hearing In Murder Case Continues Thursday
    published on Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:14:00 GMT
    A court hearing to determine if former rap mogul Marion "Suge'' Knight should stand trial on murder and other charges for allegedly running down two men in a Compton parking lot, killing one of them, will continue Thursday. RELATED Suge Knight: A History Of Entertainment And Trouble With The Law Knight, 49, is charged with murder, attempted murder and two counts of hit-and-run for allegedly injuring Cle "Bone'' Sloan, 51, and killing 55-year-old Terry Carter on Jan. 29 in the parking lot of Tam'...
  • Man allegedly run over by a Sugea Knight says he wona t be a a snitcha
    published on Mon, 13 Apr 2015 21:31:53 GMT
    In this March 9, 2015 file photo, Marion "Suge" Knight, center, arrives in court for a hearing about evidence in his murder case, in Los Angeles. Knight is due back in court Monday, April 13 for a hearing in which prosecutors will detail some of their evidence in a murder case against the former rap music mogul....

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  • Dean's Convocation: James Davis

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    James H. Davis has been with Notre Dame since 1991. He received his Ph.D. in corporate strategy from the University of Iowa, M.B.A. from Idaho State University and M.Ed. and B.A. from Brigham...
  • Meet 17 year old girl Pooja Chandrashekar who got through to all 8 Ivy League Schools

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    Pooja Chandrashekar has reason enough to feel on top of the world. At the age of just 17, she's developed an app that analyses speech patterns to predict whether a person has Parkinson's...
  • NFTE Ride for Chicago's Youth - Evan Oliff of Preferred Development, Inc

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    On September 9, 2013, Evan Oliff, President of Preferred Development, Inc. kicked off a 3 Day, 3 State, 280 mile Bike Ride to support the outstanding work that The Network for Teaching Entrepreneur...
  • Academic and Industry Leaders Team Up To Develop Next Generation Medical Imaging Technology

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    GE Healthcare's Veo was developed in partnership with researchers from world-leading academic institutions -- Purdue University, the University of Notre Dame and the University of Michigan...
  • Schools of the Future: Time to Develop Your Metaphor: Jack McManus at TEDxManhattanBeach

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    Changing the way schools operate is a necessary, but foreboding, task. The reality is this: schools are so large and so entrenched that it may not be possible to change them in any significant...
  • Collins Academy High School

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    Collins Academy is dedicated to cultivating the intellect and character of our entire community of lifelong learners using the best practices of our profession. We will provide a reflective...
  • The MSc in International Business Development & Consulting

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    International Business School Alliance (IBSA) - Programme Overview The International IBSA partners provide not only the academic challenge of high level study but also applied skills required...
  • JFK50: Let the Word Go Forth

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    'Let the Word Go Forth' is a film of many faces and voices re-creating President John F. Kennedy's inaugural address. Directed by Steve Atlas. CONTRIBUTORS (In order of appearance) -John...
  • Peace Corps Fellows/USA Program

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    Fellows/USA is a program that offers financial benefits to returned Peace Corps Volunteers who want to earn a masters degree, a doctoral degree, or professional certification. Peace Corps...
  • The Bible and Its Influence in Public Schools

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    The Bible Literacy Project, Inc., is a non-partisan, non-profit endeavor to encourage and facilitate the academic study of the Bible in public schools. http://www.bibleliteracy.org Founded...

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