| Sep 4, 2012
| 12:34 PM
President Barack Obama has endorsed Rep. Henry A. Waxman (D-Beverly Hills). Waxman is running against nonpartisan businessman and former Republican Bill Bloomfield of Manhattan Beach....
| Aug 3, 2012
| 3:22 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Friday refused to comment on a newly released e-mail which again suggests he was involved in the White House decision to promote a $535 million federal loan to Solyndra LLC, a California solar energy equipment company that...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 6:55 AM
The Susan G. Komen for the Cure announced Wednesday that two of its leaders are leaving their posts, months after the breast cancer advocacy group came under fire over its decision -- later reversed -- to cut funding for Planned Parenthood projects....
| May 16, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Amid a spate of promising economic news, home values are climbing. Now for the bad news.
For the first time in human history, the concentration of climate-warming carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is nearing the milestone level of 400 parts per million....
| Oct 14, 2012
| 2:17 PM
The number of documented U.S. cases of fungal meningitis has risen yet again, with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reporting 205 infections Sunday, including 15 deaths.
The latest tally is over a dozen more than the agency reported Friday....
| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:54 AM
Criminal investigators from the Department of Justice and the Food and Drug Administration were at a Massachusetts pharmaceutical company on Tuesday with a search warrant, a company spokesman said.
Federal officials say that more issues have been...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 11:41 AM
The number of documented U.S. cases of fungal meningitis has risen yet again, with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reporting 214 cases Monday, including 15 deaths.
In Indiana, health officials confirm 28 cases and two deaths.
| Oct 15, 2012
| 1:35 PM
- Two other products are linked to illnesses, FDA says
- The number of cases is now up to 214 with 15 deaths, according to CDC
- The cases have spread to 15 states, officials say
- The outbreak has been linked to a...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 8:37 AM
Some patients who developed fungal meningitis in an outbreak linked to a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy are experiencing more health woes, officials said.
Patients are not only developing meningitis, inflammation of the thin tissue surrounding the...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Name: Morgan Griffith
Running for: U.S. House of Representatives, 9th District (incumbent)
Birthday: March 15, 1958
Official websites: http://morgangriffith.house.gov/ and http://www.morgangriffithforcongress.com/
| Dec 8, 2011
| 9:37 PM
House and Senate leaders on Thursday reached agreement on tougher safety rules for the nation’s vast network of pipelines in the wake of a spate of incidents including a deadly pipeline explosion in San Bruno last year that killed eight people and...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:36 PM
A pipeline safety bill that gained momentum after a spate of incidents around the country, including last year's deadly explosion in Northern California, cleared the House with unusual speed on Monday. The pipeline safety bill was expected to move quickly...