A prominent Beijing scholar who recently fled to the United States warned Thursday that China was sending “spies” to US universities and urged caution on academic cooperation.
A diet rich in calories and carbohydrates may slow progression of the lethal, degenerative Lou Gehrig’s disease, according to a small-scale study reported in The Lancet on Friday.
The Pasadena Guild of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has pledged a $3 million endowment to fund the Pasadena Guild Chair in Developmental Biology and Regenerative Medicine at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles....Read More
Now that the Olympics are over, how will we fill our evenings? Well, several hundred locals plan to avoid “Olympic withdrawal” by attending Methodist Hospital’s 19th annual Mardi Gras next Tuesday, March 4, at Sirona’s in the beautiful Santa Anita Park....Read More
A pedestrian was fatally struck on the westbound Foothill (210) Freeway in Pasadena today and California Highway Patrol investigators are treating the incident as a possible suicide....Read More
The first of two storms will slide into the Southland tonight but the one that follows will be more powerful, dumping up to 6 inches of rain in the foothills and 3 feet of snow in the mountains while churning up fierce winds and threatening to unleash floods of mud and debris in areas denuded by wildfires, forecasters said....Read More
The 11.5-mile light rail project from Pasadena to Azusa is more than halfway to completion, a significant milestone. The Metro Authority has efforts ow to ready the next two segments of the line.
Europe’s main stock markets wavered on Thursday following a slump for share prices across Asia after poorly-received Chinese data and on the outlook for US stimulus.
Kate Scannell scored on a penalty shot late in the fourth quarter, Tess Denham made eight second-half saves and the San Marino High School girls’ varsity water polo team came back from a 5-3 halftime deficit to defeat Monrovia 7-6 in a play-in game at South Pasadena High School. With the win, the Lady Titans clinched third place in the Rio Hondo League and will host Oxnard on Tuesday evening at 5:00 p.m. in a CIF Division IV wild card playoff game.
A woman in her late teens was found dead after gunfire inside a Pasadena home Sunday, and police said they have identified a suspect.