USC grad wins big on gameshow

Tyler Mains, who graduated Friday, won the Showcase Showdown during a May 4 taping of “The Price Is Right.”

Furniture shops offer a break from Ikea monotony

Tired of seeing your generic-looking futon and floor lamp in all of your friends’ apartments? These stores around town provide the perfect pieces to make your living space unique — just leave those incomprehensible Swedish names at home.


Travon Reed and Horasio Kimbrough, the two men who allegedly shot USC track star Bryshon Nellum in October, appeared in Los Angeles Superior Court Monday for their preliminary hearing. The trial was postponed to May 29 because of scheduling conflicts.