| Oct 1, 2014
| 5:46 PM
A data breach this summer involving Cedars-Sinai Medical Center patient records was much worse than previously disclosed.
The Los Angeles hospital has notified state and federal officials that medical records of more than 33,000 patients were on a...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Earlier this year, Gary Spivack and his sister Betsy Goodkin lost their mother to cancer. Between her first diagnosis and her death in April, her children say, their mother was determined to overcome her illness.
"She was a very stubborn and proud...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Obamacare was supposed to make our healthcare system friendlier to patients, and in many ways it's succeeded. But we still have a long way to go.
For almost her entire life, Maria Rogers has been the picture of health.
She's worked for years as a...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Taking aim at HMO giant Kaiser Permanente, insurer Anthem Blue Cross is joining forces with several big-name hospitals and their doctors to create an unusual health plan option for employers in Southern California.
The joint venture being announced...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 5:45 PM
The former rap impresario Marion “Suge” Knight, a founder of Death Row Records, and two others were shot early Sunday inside a packed West Hollywood nightclub at a pre-awards party hosted by singer Chris Brown.
The 1OAK on West Hollywood&...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:04 PM
Donald Sterling remains holed up in his Beverly Hills mansion, ostracized by many, banned by the NBA and yet quietly pleased that his Los Angeles Clippers last week fetched a record sales price of $2 billion.
Sterling believes that if he had conducted...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 9:59 PM
A trial into whether Shelly Sterling had the right to sell the Clippers will not focus on her husband's mental capacity, but instead will review if she acted properly under the terms of a family trust and if Donald Sterling could legally kill the deal...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Calling hospital errors "heartbreaking," U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) on Friday released a report detailing how some California hospitals are reducing medical mistakes that can cause infections, incorrect administration of drugs, falls and other...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:18 PM
A gunman walked into a Los Angeles Police Department station lobby Monday night and opened fire, wounding one officer in an exchange of gunfire.
The male suspect, who was not identified, was wounded when two officers returned fire inside the West Bureau...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 11:01 PM
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck said Monday night that an officer wounded by a gunman was "very, very lucky" after he was shot at seven times.
The officer, whose name was not being released, was wearing a ballistic vest that stopped some of the...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 11:32 PM
Daphne Brogdon, a member of the Olympic Park Neighborhood Council, was at the group's monthly meeting at the Los Angeles Police Department's West Bureau community room on Monday night when the gunfire broke out.
"I heard shots," she said in an...