RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Fitness

A collection of news and information related to Fitness published by this site and its partners.

Top Fitness Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • Dr. Frank Jobe, best known for Tommy John surgery, dies at 88

    Dr. Frank Jobe, best known for Tommy John surgery, dies at 88
    In the summer of 1974, Dodger pitcher Tommy John heard his arm snap like a guitar string after delivering a pitch. The torn ligament was the type of injury that commonly ended athletic careers, but John, then a 31-year-old star, pushed team doctors "to...
  • One of five LAFD recruits in training class are related to department firefighters

    One of five LAFD recruits in training class are related to department firefighters
    One in five recruits in a new Los Angeles Fire Department training class are related to firefighters working at the agency, according to figures released Thursday evening. Of the 70 recruits hired for the class now in training, 13 are sons of...
  • Taking a step toward a machine that can think

    Taking a step toward a machine that can think
    Jim Gimzewski grabs a silicon wafer with a pair of tweezers and raises it to the light, thinking about Jackson Pollock, snowflakes and Tibetan mandalas. No bigger than a quarter, the wafer looks like a small circuit board with a dozen or so electrodes...
  • Samsung, Sony enter the fitness tracking market

    Samsung, Sony enter the fitness tracking market
    Samsung and Sony dove deeper into the world of wearable technology this week by announcing new fitness tracking bands. The two Asian tech companies have been selling smartwatches for some time, but their entrance into the fitness tracking market could...
  • Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'NCIS: Los Angeles'

    Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'NCIS: Los Angeles'
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes   Click here to download TV listings for the week of Feb. 23 - March 1, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     --------------------   SERIES The Profit Financial...
  • 13 celebrity endorsement deals that backfired

    If you're trying to market a service or a product, it seems like a celebrity endorsement is hard to beat, right? Think again. Sure, celebrity endorsements are a great way to grab eyeballs. But sometimes, that attention is unwanted. PHOTOS: 13...
  • Residents get say in remaking Homer Glen park

    Residents get say in remaking Homer Glen park
    A newly renovated Edmond J. Sendra Park could have a rain garden, fitness stations or a splash pad, depending in part on what residents say they want. "It's just a really exciting community project," said Sheree Kozel-La Ha, Homer Township Public...
  • Oscars Picks: Variety Critics on Who Should Win Best Supporting Actor/Actress

    BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR JUSTIN CHANG: Bonjour, Peter. I know you're still settling into your new Parisian digs as we speak (I'm picturing you at your laptop in an "I Louvre Paris" T-shirt with a cafe au lait at the ready), so I appreciate your taking the...
  • Omarr's daily astrological forecast, For release 02/25/14 for 02/25/14

    BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Isabelle Fuhrman was born in Washington, D.C., today in 1997. This birthday gal is best known for her roles in films such as "The Between," "The Hunger Games" and "Orphan." On the small screen, Fuhrman has appeared on episodes of...
  • LINDA C. BLACK HOROSCOPES for 02/25/14

    Today's Birthday (02/25/14). For success at work and home this year, take disciplined actions. Seldom has your creativity been so inspired, especially through August, as career gets lifted to a new level. Balance between work and family with organization,...
  • Toxic smog hangs over large swath of China but many ignore threat

    Toxic smog hangs over large swath of China but many ignore threat
    BEIJING – To mask or not to mask -- that is still a question. A huge swath of northeast China -- more than 10% of the country’s landmass -- is again engulfed in toxic smog. Beijing’s air quality index, as measured by the U.S. Embassy,...