| May 14, 2013
| 4:17 PM
Angelina Jolie’s Op-Ed in the New York Times about getting a double mastectomy after learning that she was at risk of getting breast cancer struck a chord with fellow celebs as well as with Los Angeles Times staffers Anna Gorman and Paul Whitefield,...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:50 AM
The University of Southern California’s purchase of Verdugo Hills Hospital has been completed.
In a statement Tuesday announcing the completion of the purchase, Len LaBella, chief executive of USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, said the affiliation...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 6:54 PM
A Pasadena police helicopter crashed Saturday afternoon after hitting another helicopter on the ground, injuring five people, authorities said.
The helicopter was either taking off or landing when it hit another helicopter on the ground at the...
| Sep 27, 2011
Reporting from Mexico City — The spaces for "Name of Father" are blank. But the L.A. County birth certificates list the mother, who happens to be the young wife of a highly sought-after drug lord, Joaquin "Chapo" Guzman.
Emma Coronel traveled to...
| Aug 19, 2012
When Bill Buck accidentally cut off the tip of his finger at his Duarte cabinet workshop two years ago, he headed to Huntington Memorial Hospital's emergency room.
He assumed his insurance company would sort out the $12,630 bill from the plastic surgeon,...