| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
In his new memoir, "The Fat Lady Sang," legendary Hollywood producer Robert Evans recalls taking an overnight flight from Los Angeles to New York in the late 1950s when he was an up-and-coming film actor.
The plane had six sleeping berths in the tail...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Whether you've been exercising for years or are just starting a fitness program, it's important to avoid injuries so you can keep moving toward your fitness goals. We become more vulnerable to injuries as we get older, in part because we're less agile...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Students at Milan's prestigious Accademia Teatro alla Scala, affiliated with the eminent La Scala theater, are observed through the school year in "Opening Act," a docu full of small visual pleasures and aural delights. While helmers Massimo Donati and...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Tobias Harris might return soon to the Orlando Magic's playing rotation.
Harris, who has been hampered by a high-ankle sprain since October, participated in the team's practice Thursday.
It's possible he'll play when the Magic host the Cleveland...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 7:26 AM
Students of a Calabasas High School teacher who was wounded during the shooting rampage at Los Angeles International Airport plan to walk out of their classes Tuesday to protest gun violence and support his recovery.
Brian Ludmer, 29, was upgraded to...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Erika Brannock slides to the edge of her wheelchair.
She looks down at a pair of carefully selected gray New Balance athletic shoes. And stands.
Her thigh slides deeper into a flexible plastic socket as she shifts her weight from her right leg to a...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 12:30 PM
I care for a lot of athletic teens, and while many of them participate in several different sports, more and more 'tweens and teens now specialize in one sport. They may only play soccer or basketball, or be a gymnast, dancer or...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:58 PM
All the amenities of modern medicine are available at a new West Los Angeles hospital. There's 24-hour emergency care, a team of surgeons, psychology and physical therapy units, MRI and CT machines, one of the top oncologists in the country.
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:37 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - After a concussion, women tend to have worse symptoms than men. That's the case even when athletes were injured playing the same sport, according to a new study of young soccer players.
Some recent studies have found gender...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 11:59 AM
The Bolingbrook Village Board signed off on a handful of new businesses at last week's meeting.
Trustees voted to allow a permit for PT Solutions, which will open up a physical therapy office in 2,600 square feet in Stonebrook Place, a largely vacant...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Congress has failed so miserably that it can't even keep the government open for business. But our representatives and senators still will get paid for failing to do their job.
Rest assured it's not because they are considered "essential" personnel...