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Southern Cal looking into Josh Shaw's heroic story

LOS ANGELES - Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian says the school is investigating defensive back Josh Shaw's story that he injured...

New restaurant filling old Crum's space on Central Avenue

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LOS ANGELES - Southern California cornerback Josh Shaw has admitted to lying to school officials about how he sprained his ankles last weekend, retracting his story about jumping off a balcony to save his drowning nephew.

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