| Apr 6, 2010
The social disengagement that is the hallmark of autism-spectrum disorders begins to appear in the second half of a baby's first year of life, according to a new study. But California researchers found that parents typically do not notice the decline in...
| Aug 14, 2010
| 9:32 PM
A key case is Lujan v. Defenders of Wildlife, in which Justice Antonin Scalia held for the Supreme Court that a group of environmental groups lacked standing to challenge the way in which the government was enforcing (or not enforcing)......
| Jul 1, 2010
Carrie Greene's cancer doctor called her on a Saturday morning a few months ago and said he wanted to change her chemotherapy treatment.
"What do you think about losing your hair?" he asked.
Greene, 41, who has recurring breast cancer, had already...
| May 25, 2010
After a difficult pregnancy, weeks of bed rest and an emergency cesarean section, Liz Logelin got only a quick peek at her daughter before the newborn, healthy but premature, was whisked away to the neonatal unit.
The next day, a nurse arrived with a...
| Mar 29, 2010
There's no denying the allure of a beautiful complexion - or of an illuminated department store beauty counter, filled with elegant frosted jars and sleek glass bottles that promise a dewy glow and taut skin. But there's also no denying the appeal of...
| Aug 27, 2010
| 12:11 AM
LOS ANGELES -- State health and agriculture officials have halted production and distribution of a Missouri-made cheese after traces of bacteria were found in cheese sold in California.
The Missouri Department of Agriculture says it learned Thursday of...
| Jul 14, 2010
| 5:28 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Nearly 20 varieties of Romaine lettuce-based salad products from Fresh Express were recalled Wednesday over fears of E. coli contamination.
The Salinas, Ca. based company first issued a recall, which was followed by one from the U.S....
| Dec 4, 2010
| 10:03 AM
LAWNDALE ( KTLA) -- Diana's Mexican Food Products is recalling 42,000 pounds of chicken tamales because the label doesn't say the tamales contain whey.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced Friday that it had...
| Nov 28, 2010
| 1:01 PM
LOS ANGELES ( KTLA) -- Whole Foods Market, which specializes in organic and healthy-lifestyle foods, is recalling seven kinds of cheese because listeria and E. coli bacteria were discovered in the products.
The cheeses are Sage Cheddar, Silver Mountain...
| Aug 13, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Several thousand union members Friday rallied against pay cuts, furloughs and reduced services on the south lawn at Los Angeles City Hall at an event where their leaders railed against the top ticket Republican candidates in California, Meg Whitman and......
| Jan 11, 2011
| 4:56 PM
Chicago will begin routine testing for hexavalent chromium after a recent study found worrisome levels of the cancer-causing metal in tap water pumped to 7 million people in the city and suburbs.
City officials announced the additional testing Tuesday,...