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  • Weight loss surgery tied to increase in drinking

    Weight loss surgery tied to increase in drinking
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who had weight loss surgery reported greater alcohol use two years after their procedures than in the weeks beforehand, in a new study. "This is perhaps a risk. I don't think it should deter people from having surgery,...
  • Yankees' Alex Rodriguez, 12 other players suspended over drugs

    Yankees' Alex Rodriguez, 12 other players suspended over drugs
    Major League Baseball suspended Alex Rodriguez, the game's highest-paid player and active career home run leader, for using performance-enhancing drugs, reflecting Commissioner Bud Selig's determination to root out cheaters and impose stiff penalties as a...
  • Steve Lopez: Mr. Mayor, don’t keep us in dark on AEG sale

     
    Steve Lopez isn't on board with Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa keeping the city in the dark on the possible AEG sale....
  • Lindsay Lohan accident, arrest subject of much dispute

     
    There was growing dispute over the circumstances of an accident in New York that lead to Lindsay Lohan's arrest. Police say Lohan clipped a pedestrian and fled. But Lohan's spokesman said the incident has been blown out of proportion and......
  • 'This Is the End' filmmakers: We expected NC-17, not R, rating

    'This Is the End' filmmakers: We expected NC-17, not R, rating
    When Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg submitted “This Is the End” to the ratings board of the Motion Picture Assn. of America, the co-directors didn't just expect their raunchy Judgment Day comedy to be slapped with an NC-17 rating -- they...
  • Glendale police seek info on suspected underwear bandit

     
    Glendale police say they believe a man may have been stealing women's underwear after they caught him with more than a dozen articles of clothing....
  • Family that lost four in crash seeks donations for funeral costs

     
    A San Fernando Valley family that lost four relatives in an accident with a semi-truck -- and buried two of the dead Wednesday -- asked for donations to cover funeral expenses and to support a child left behind....
  • Lindsay Lohan spokesman says arrest 'much ado about nothing'

     
    A spokesman for Lindsay Lohan said Wednesday the actress' arrest in New York for allegedly leaving an accident scene after a chef claimed her SUV clipped him will prove to be untrue....
  • Napa State Hospital workers get improved alarm system

     
    The Department of State Hospitals this week began replacing the lanyards used by employees at Napa’s psychiatric facility to carry personal alarms with a new design that poses no risk of strangulation, officials said. Demands for an improved alarm...
  • Tennis ump accused of killing husband must provide DNA sample

     
    Attorneys for U.S. Open tennis umpire Lois Goodman, charged with killing her husband with a broken coffee cup, failed Wednesday in a bid to stop police from getting a sample of her DNA....
  • L.A. police target 'knock-knock' burglars on Westside, Valley

     
    Los Angeles police searched seven locations Wednesday, including a bank and several pawn shops, searching for evidence in connection with so-called knock-knock burglars who have been targeting affluent neighborhoods....