Police identified the gunman who killed a UCLA professor before taking his own life as 38-year-old Mainak Sarkar, a student of the professor.
Engineering professor William Klug was shot in an apparent murder-suicide, but so far police have declined to elaborate on the circumstances of the incident.
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LA's police chief said the shooting took place in an engineering building, and that officers recovered a gun along with what appeared to be a suicide note.
By Aaron Cantú
Researchers at UCLA predict a 'super summer' of an additional 60-90 days with temperatures over 95 degrees Fahrenheit by the end of the century if greenhouse gas emissions continue to rise.
By Kayla Ruble
The Pennsylvania law was enacted after a convicted murderer and activist made a commencement speech at a school via prison phone. This week a judge ruled it unconstitutional.
A fuel industry-linked group has slammed the EPA for its tight regulations on diesel exhaust while simultaneously funding studies exposing children to small amounts of it.
A new law forces the state's colleges to adopt a policy of unambiguous, affirmative consent by students engaged in sexual activity.
By Kayla Ruble
More than six months after Colorado legalized recreational marijuana, a state study indicated that demand has been higher than expected.
By Ali M Latifi
Some Afghans have distanced themselves from hostile social media that they fear may incite violence, but others see it as a force for good.
By Alice Speri
Separation, inequality and school segregation are alive and well in the United States.