Archive for March 3rd, 2013

Scientists report first cure of HIV in a child, say it's a game-changer

Health | | March 03 2013, 2:11 PM

Scientists say a Mississippi child has been cured of HIV. The research findings, released Sunday, could help cure other HIV-infected newborns.

In first post-election interview, Romney calls race a 'magnificent' experience

Politics | | March 03 2013, 12:00 PM

In the first interview the Romneys have given since their November loss, they say they're moving on.

After delay, SpaceX Dragon delivery reaches space station

Environment & Science | | March 03 2013, 8:58 AM

The unmanned capsule will stay in place until the end of March, after dropping off 1,200 pounds of supplies, and return with more than twice that amount.

Study: Tuberculosis takes tricky advantage of antiviral response

The Latest | | March 03 2013, 5:32 PM

TB may be something of an opportunist, invading as defenses are distracted, and employing immune-response trickery to multiply while masquerading as a virus.

Small city candidates work for last-minute votes

Represent! | | March 03 2013, 4:50 PM

More than two dozen cities are holding council elections on Tuesday, but without the big media budgets and staff, it means candidates hit the streets.

Trutanich takes break from campaigning after mother's death

Represent! | | March 03 2013, 4:40 PM

His campaign ads for reelection as city attorney continue. His campaign attacks rival Mike Feuer over a campaign consultant's waived fees.

Gnarly ocean odor prompts swell of emergency calls

The Latest | | March 03 2013, 1:09 PM

As L.A. and Santa Monica fire department officials fielded calls Sunday about a foul odor — a smell they believed to be an ocean-based offender making its way from Santa Monica Bay — the ripe reaction was being casually logged in the permanent record of social media.

LAPD: 3 teens shot in South LA drive-by; 15-year-old in critical condition

The Latest | | March 03 2013, 12:29 PM

Three teenage boys were injured, one critically, in what authorities say was a drive-by shooting in South Los Angeles.

Gun show attracts crowd, protesters in Glendale (photos)

The Latest | | March 03 2013, 11:52 AM

Supporters and protestors faced off outside the Civic Auditorium for what will likely be the last Glendale Gun Show.

Dennis Rodman: N. Korea leader wants Obama to call

The Latest | | March 03 2013, 9:46 AM

North Korea's young leader wants a call from President Barack Obama to chat about their shared love of basketball, according to erstwhile diplomat Dennis Rodman.

Fee-fi-ho-hum: 'Giant Slayer' scares up $28 million in magic beans

The Latest | | March 03 2013, 9:06 AM

It wasn't exactly a mighty victory, but "Jack the Giant Slayer" won the weekend at the box office.

Go north, LA: Interstate 405 reopened ahead of schedule

The Latest | | March 03 2013, 8:41 AM

Construction work on L.A.'s busiest freeway finished ahead of schedule and all northbound lanes of Interstate 405 through the Sepulveda Pass have been reopened.

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