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 USC Trojan League of Los Angeles presents its 2014 benefit, “Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow: A Global Perspective” showcasing the USC Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences,” on Saturday March 8, 2014 on the University Park Campus. Coffee, check-in and silent auction begin at 9:00 am.
Despite improved efforts by a smattering of cities, efforts to reduce tobacco use have essentially ground to a halt in most cities in Los Angeles County, according to a report released today by the American Lung Association....Read More
AMC’s “Breaking Bad,” which ended its critically acclaimed run in the fall, was named best television drama tonight at the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards, while Bryan Cranston was named best actor for his portrayal of the show’s teacher-turned-drug-lord....Read More
“American Hustle” and “12 Years a Slave” continued to collect award nominations today, with each earning a production design nod for period films from the Art Directors Guild....Read More
Earlier today, Sheriff Lee Baca, of San Marino, released a retirement announcement. Its contents are included below:
I have been proud and honored to serve the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and the people of Los Angeles County for the past 48 years – which has made this decision the most difficult of my professional life....Read More
A cold low-pressure system out of the Pacific Northwest will bring showers, snow and high winds to the Southland today, with the greatest impacts expected in the San Gabriel Mountains and the Antelope Valley – - regions where travel could prove problematic.
A multi-agency investigation into gang-related crime in the San Gabriel Valley has led to federal charges against 24 members and associates of Pasadena-based gangs and drug trafficking organizations in the San Gabriel and Antelope Valleys for their roles in a narcotics network in which methamphetamine, cocaine and heroin were supplied from Mexico and distributed widely in southern California.
A former nurse who claims Farrah Fawcett told her that Ryan O’Neal owns one of two Andy Warhol portraits of the late actress can testify in trial of the University of Texas’ lawsuit concerning whether the school or the actor owns the painting, a judge ruled today.
Three people were arrested at yesterday’s UCLA-USC football game, matching the total when the game was last played at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, police said.