The admitted mastermind of the college admissions cheating scandal was investigated by UCLA five years ago, according to a new report.

The LA Times says Rick Singer worked with a parent who allegedly offered to pay UCLA 100-thousand dollars to get her daughter admitted. The report says the public university launched an internal investigation after the mother apparently revealed the scheme to UCLA. Law enforcement experts tell the paper the university should have done more. UCLA says, at the time, they didn’t realize Singer was behind the vast operation.

 

Update from the Bahamas as heard on the Morning Drive

Update from the Bahamas as heard on the Morning Drive

Kimberly Mullings reporting from Freeport, Bahamas described the surreal conditions wrought by Hurricane Dorian on Grand Bahama Island. She told Jillian and John about “seeing people leaving literally in their underwear trying to seek shelter … Some people have three story homes and they had to hang out in their attics for over 24 hours.…Continue Reading

West Texas gunman was fired from job hours before massacre.

West Texas gunman was fired from job hours before massacre.

By Faith Karimi, Ed Lavandera and Christina Maxouris, CNN The 36-year-old gunman who left seven people dead in a West Texas killing rampage had been fired from his job hours before the massacre began, The New York Times reported, citing unnamed officials. CNN is working to learn more details, but authorities have repeatedly cautioned that they have yet…Continue Reading