USC Marshall Backers Split on Dean; OC Bowls Alone; ASU as Home Team; Streetcar Next Huizar Shoe to Drop?

How big might the rift in L.A.’s community of business grow over USC Interim President Wanda Austin’s move to dismiss Marshall School of Business Dean James Ellis? … A serious indicator of the potential for two camps to take shape came from the spirited defense that Lloyd Greif, founder and boss of Downtown-based investment bank Greif & Co., …

More Huizar Warrants – Staffers Eye Exits; LACMA Video; Thorp’s Extended Book Tour; LA Opera’s OC Angel

The multi-agency probe of 14th District City Councilmember Jose Huizar is significantly broader than reported so far, SullivanSaysSoCal has learned, and word around City Hall indicates it could go deeper fast. The ongoing investigation includes at least two federal agencies – the FBI and IRS – and first gained public notice with Nov. 7 raids on Huizar’s office in City …

Dimon’s LA Double Dip; Axios at UCLA; LA Weekly’s Calm Cousin

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon decided not to do Davos in the Desert over concerns about the government of Saudi Arabia’s role in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Dimon did do some double dipping as a do-gooder on the Westside a few days later, adding heft to Axios.com’s lineup for its Smarter Faster Revolution college tour at UCLA on the afternoon …