| Aug 20, 2013
| 10:54 PM
Newport Beach resident Chloe Rice helped the United States Deaf Women's National Soccer Team win gold at the Deaflympics earlier this month in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Team USA won its third straight gold by defeating Russia, 2-1, in the title match on Aug. 4....
| Sep 4, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The zombie craze in popular culture has infected higher education.
University of California, Irvine, has announced an online course based on "The Walking Dead." The university is partnering with AMC, home of the zombie-themed hit series since it...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:41 PM
A Beverly Hills outpatient surgery center affiliated with the 1-800-GET-THIN ad campaign has lost its accreditation, a step that prohibits the center from performing many surgeries.
The Joint Commission denied accreditation to New Life Surgery Center,...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Responding to an outraged public, the state attorney general is reassessing Hoag Hospital's affiliation with St. Joseph Health System. The attorney general is considering a number of issues that weren't apparent during the initial review.
One of the...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 5:03 PM
How do starfish stay cool out of water?
Why do certain kinds of music give us the chills?
Which makes more of an impact — a full beer bottle or an empty one?
This isn't tomfoolery — each question is rooted in the scientific world and...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 7:18 AM
Jeffrey Deitch says his next move in the art world following his premature exit as director of Los Angeles' Museum of Contemporary Art will happen in New York City: a bid to create a “hybrid” between a museum mounting exhibitions geared to a...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Fountain Valley High School will host its first College and Career Day on Oct. 16, during which seniors will attend an informational forum while the other grades take assessment tests.
Freshman will be taking the ACT Explore test and sophomores the ACT...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:44 PM
Police last week arrested a UC Irvine student on suspicion of assaulting two people, battering two others, exposing himself and brandishing a fake gun in a campus residence hall.
Andrei Tatuiko, 18, has denied the allegations, pleading not guilty before...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 3:28 PM
The Training Zone OC is hosting a combination fundraiser and open house from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at its studio, 333 E. 17th Street, Suite 18, Costa Mesa.
The public event will feature demonstrations, raffles, refreshments and a chance to try out...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Psychiatrists are finding a place to work out what they've learned in medical school while helping a needy population in Laguna Beach.
Men and women facing mental health struggles can talk with a psychiatrist at the Friendship Shelter, a transitional...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 7:31 AM
WASHINGTON -- For two weeks, Rehan Motiwala, a 29-year-old medical student from Pomona, sat stranded at the Bangkok airport, sleeping for 10 nights on a roach-infested mattress in a dank, windowless detention room reserved for deportees.
Motiwala, a U....
| Aug 23, 2013
| 11:03 PM
UC Irvine has been picked to finish eighth in the nine-team Mountain Pacific Sports Federation preseason coaches poll for men's water polo.
The Anteaters, coming off a 14-12 season that included an 0-8 record in the MPSF, received 12 points, one better...