| Jan 7, 2014
| 3:02 PM
A prominent local physician was killed Monday night after he lost control of his motorcycle on the Glendale (2) Freeway, officials said.
Thomas Grosch, 53, of La Cañada Flintridge was pronounced dead at the crash scene on the 2 Freeway near Mountain...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Pau Gasol will try to play Tuesday night when the Lakers host the Milwaukee Bucks (6-24) despite suffering with a sinus infection and bronchitis.
"I have a bad case of sinusitis, bronchitis too," said Gasol after practice Monday. "Right now we're...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Pau Gasol will not travel with the Lakers to Utah on Thursday for their game against the Jazz on Friday.
The Lakers forward/center will miss his second game of the season, battling through a lingering upper respiratory infection.
Gasol sat out his...
| Nov 22, 2013
In August 2012, Mark Widick, an ear, nose and throat doctor, dove 70 feet deep off the Key Largo coast with a digital Hasselblad camera and photographed his diving buddies: the aquanauts of the NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) program....
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Mark Jan. 19 in your calendar, folks. That's the date "Sherlock" returns to PBS.
The network Wednesday announced its winter/spring schedule, which also reminds fans that Season 4 of "Downton Abbey" will air at 8 p.m. CT Jan. 5 through Feb. 23. In the new...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:43 PM
Several days into enrollment, California's insurance exchange still has no answers for people wanting to know if their doctors are included in health plans being sold on the state-run market.
Covered California, the state's new insurance marketplace,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I'm an 85-year-old man who's had a postnasal drip problem since childhood. Years ago, after many tests, I was diagnosed with nonallergic rhinitis. I've tried pills and sprays to help the symptoms, but nothing works very well. I feel as...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
About seven weeks ago, a relative had an MRI. She had been having some trouble hearing and, after an examination, her otolaryngologist ordered the MRI to rule out any growth that might be causing the loss. The family member waited for a report from her...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Dr. Howard F. Raskin, former chief of the gastroenterology department at Maryland General Hospital, died Sept. 17 at Duke University Hospital during surgery to replace a heart valve.
The longtime Owings Mills resident was 87.
"Howard was one of the...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Q: Is there something you do for children before getting on an airplane to prevent ear pain?
A: Many people get ear pain when they travel by plane. This is from pressure building up behind the eardrum, a membrane between the outer ear (ear canal) and the...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Chicago Police searching the South Branch of the Chicago River near the South Loop this evening after a woman was spotted jumping into the water found a woman's body.
A Fire Department diver had to avoid dangerous debris while searching for the woman,...