| Aug 22, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Wednesday, August 22. A woman says a dirty pool left abandoned in the backyard of a foreclosed Studio City home gave her West Nile virus.
In May, a Building and Safety employee gave an order to the owner of the property to...
| May 29, 2012
| 9:20 AM
When you think of superheroes, you might imagine those fellows in tights flying and leaping through the air. Or maybe you think of police officers, firefighters and servicemen and women who risk their lives to protect us.
But I'd like to nominate another...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 2:54 PM
When she came home from working a shift at Subway and found Detective Caprice Smith's business card stuck in the front door with the words "Please call" scribbled on the back, the 10 life-changing minutes she had spent in the back seat of a Cherry Hill...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 11:41 AM
The Ohio man accused of giving a Muncie baby genital warts tested negative for that sexually transmitted disease, according to the man’s attorney.
The attorney for 24-year-old Bryan Michael Stickler said test results indicate he does not suffer...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 6:32 PM
In the small town of Onalaska, some parents are upset after their 5th-grade students were given a sex education class that they believe was too graphic and racy for 10- and 11-year-old children.
Because of the sex education class given students last...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 4:58 AM
The American Academy of Pediatrics is modifying its stance on circumcision for the first time in more than a decade, acknowledging that the health benefits outweigh the risks of the procedure, which involves removing the foreskin of a baby boy's penis....
| Aug 27, 2012
| 1:53 PM
When it comes to circumcision, the top U.S. pediatricians group is saying the "snip" show a clear health benefit for newborn boys.
The American Academy of Pediatrics says circumcision can lower the risk of sexually transmitted diseases like AIDS and...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 6:08 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- A man and his wife are facing federal charges that they recruited Eastern European women to work as prostitutes in Los Angeles.
Mher "Mike" Hakopyan, 38, and his wife, Natalya Muravyeva, 31, are being held without bail.
| Jun 25, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Gayle Anderson was live at Hooper’s Shell Service Station for the beginning of a weeklong series of FREE HIV testing and STD screening clinics. Although NATIONAL HIV TESTING DAY is Wednesday, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU)...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 5:11 PM
Treatment drugs can do more than improve the health of people with HIV: If administered early, medications can also reduce the spread of the disease to sexual partners and may help stem the AIDS epidemic. But many logistical hurdles stand in the way of...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 9:55 AM
“Fulton Jail Will Get Working Cell Locks,” read the Dec. 19 Atlanta Journal-Constitution headline. The county commission serving Atlanta had finally voted to break a longstanding 3-3 tie that prevented buying new jailhouse locks -- even...