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  • PASSINGS: Charles Nolan, Doyce Nunis Jr.

    PASSINGS: Charles Nolan, Doyce Nunis Jr.
    Charles Nolan Fashion designer modernized American classics Charles Nolan, 53, a fashion designer who was known for modernizing American classics and acting on his interest in politics, died Sunday of cancer at his New York City home. The cancer he...
  • Barbara Orbison dies at 61; wife of singer Roy Orbison

    Barbara Orbison dies at 61; wife of singer Roy Orbison
    When singer Roy Orbison was touring England in 1968, it had been four years since he last appeared at the top of the charts with "Oh, Pretty Woman," even though he continued playing live and recording long after the pulse of rock music shifted away from...
  • Bell City Council candidate dies

    Bell City Council candidate dies
    Miguel Alejandro Sanchez, a longtime Bell resident who protested against the inflated salaries of local officials and was campaigning for a seat on the City Council, has died, just days before the election. He was 34. Sanchez was pronounced dead at Los...
  • Dr. Max Harry Weil dies at 84: pioneer in critical care

    Dr. Max Harry Weil dies at 84: pioneer in critical care
    Dr. Max Harry Weil, an influential pioneer of critical-care medicine and the founding president of the Weil Institute of Critical Care Medicine in Rancho Mirage, has died. He was 84. Weil died of prostate cancer July 29 at his home in Rancho Mirage, said...
  • Cancer educates a med student

    Cancer educates a med student
    Joshua Lilienstein lined up for treatment this summer at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center's general oncology clinic. A medical student who'd been battling cancer for four years, Lilienstein had little choice. In June 2009, he lost his insurance after...
  • Giants' Pitcher Tim Lincecum Donates $25,000 to Beaten Fan Fund

    Giants' Pitcher Tim Lincecum Donates $25,000 to Beaten Fan Fund
    SAN FRANCISCO (KTLA) -- Giants' pitcher Tim Lincecum donated $25,000 Thursday to the fund for the Giants' fan that was brutally beaten at the Dodgers' home opener in Los Angeles. The reward for the suspects who attacked Stow now stands at $175,000, after...
  • 2 hospitalized after fight at Glendale YMCA housing building

     
    A YMCA housing tenant was stabbed Monday morning during a dispute with a janitor at the Louise Street building, officials said. The tenant, 47, and the janitor, 66, who sustained blunt force trauma to the head, were taken to Los......
  • Nearly 200 L.A. County employees took home more than 250K in compensation last year

     
    Nearly 200 Los Angeles County employees earned more than a quarter of a million dollars in 2009, according to a list of the county’s top earners released late Monday in response to a public records act request from The Times.......
  • Overcrowded County-USC Medical Center wants to increase number of patient transfers

     
    Los Angeles County health officials are asking for permission to increase the transfer of patients from its overcrowded flagship hospital, Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, to private facilities. The Department of Health Services told the supervisors...
  • 'Dangerously' overcrowded conditions persist at L.A. County-USC Medical Center's emergency room

     
    Overcrowding remains a persistent problem at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center’s emergency room even as conditions deemed dangerous have eased the last two months, county officials said Tuesday. "Dangerously" overcrowded conditions in the 600-bed...
  • Man held on suspicion of murder in Lincoln Heights crash [Corrected]

     
    An early-morning single-car crash on Sunday killed one passenger and injured two others in Lincoln Heights. The driver, who lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a tree, was arrested on suspicion of murder, police said. The driver, Peter......
  • Doyce Nunis Jr., 1924 -- 2011

     
    Doyce Nunis Jr. USC historian, Southern California Quarterly editor Doyce Nunis Jr., 86, an educator, author and historian who edited the Historical Society of Southern California's respected journal Southern California Quarterly for 43 years, died Jan....