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USC is waiving tuition for students whose families make less than $80,000

USC is waiving tuition for students whose families make less than $80,000

As college tuition prices continue to increase across the country, the University of Southern California is fighting back. USC announced Thursday that families with an annual income of $80,000 or less can attend the private university tuition-free, starting with students entering their first year this fall. Furthermore, owning a home will no longer be considered…MORE

Sy Sperling, Hair Club for Men founder and client, dies at 78

Sy Sperling, Hair Club for Men founder and client, dies at 78

Sy Sperling, the founder of Hair Club for Men, died Wednesday after a lengthy illness in Boca Raton, Florida, said company vice president Rich Narcisi. Sperling was 78. Sperling is best known for his TV ads in the 1980s that famously pitched his hair restoration club with the tag line, “I’m not only the Hair…MORE

Fotis Dulos’ attorney pleads not guilty to murder conspiracy

Fotis Dulos’ attorney pleads not guilty to murder conspiracy

A former attorney for Fotis Dulos pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges he conspired to murder Dulos’ wife. Dulos died by apparent suicide while awaiting trial for the murder of Jennifer Farber Dulos, a Connecticut woman missing since May 2019. Kent Mawhinney had worked for Dulos and was arrested along with the man’s former girlfriend…MORE

Paraglider rescued after flying into power lines in California

Paraglider rescued after flying into power lines in California

A paraglider had to be rescued after he flew into power lines and became trapped in the wires for more than three hours. The man become entangled in the power lines Wednesday afternoon while trying to land near the Yuba County Airport in Olivehurst, California, the Yuba County Sheriff’s Department said in a news release.…MORE

All the questions the jury has asked in Harvey Weinstein’s trial

All the questions the jury has asked in Harvey Weinstein’s trial

Jurors in Harvey Weinstein’s case have asked the court for legal clarifications, to repeat testimony from key witnesses, to provide apartment blueprints and more since deliberations began on Tuesday. In all, jurors have sent in five notes, each with multiple questions and requests. Their specific questions showed a focus on testimony from Miriam Haley, whose…MORE

ENTERTAINMENT

Katy Perry appears to collapse during ‘American Idol’ auditions

Katy Perry appears to collapse during ‘American Idol’ auditions

Season 3 of “American Idol” on ABC has just started, but already there is drama. In an exclusive clip People posted to its web site, judge Katy Perry falls to the ground after a gas leak forces evacuation of the show’s auditions. In the clip, all appears to be going fine when a smell becomes…

‘Killing Eve’ confirms new head writer for season 4

‘Killing Eve’ confirms new head writer for season 4

“Killing Eve” has tapped Laura Neal as head writer for Season 4 of the BBC series. That’s according to Deadline. Neal has previously written “Sex Education” and “Secret Diary of a Call Girl” for the upcoming season. She succeeds Suzanne Heathcote, Emerald Fennell and series creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge, as head writers since Season 1. “‘Killing…

BTS releases new album ‘Map of the Soul: 7’

BTS releases new album ‘Map of the Soul: 7’

It’s finally here. K-pop phenom BTS released its fourth album, “Map of the Soul: 7” on Friday. It follows last year’s “Map of the Soul: Persona” and has been eagerly awaited. The new, 20-track album includes collaborations with Sia and Troye Sivan. To say the boy band has been successful is an understatement. Consisting of…