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Archive for November 28th, 2013
UFC fighter Shane del Rosario suffered a heart attack Tuesday and is near death at a Southern California hospital.
ISON, a huge comet formed at the birth of the solar system, apparently did not survive Thursday's encounter with the sun, NASA said.
Former Marine and Iraq War veteran Itzcoatl Ocampo, who allegedly stabbed four Orange County homeless men to death, died in jail
It's a sign of downtown's increasing gentrification that it has new fitness events to go along with new restaurants and stores.
These cells automatically 'tag' the memory of each event in our lives with information about where that event took place — the better to recall, perhaps, where we left our keys.
A gunman who fired several shots at a pair of Southern California police officers, hitting one, was booked Thursday on suspicion of attempted murder.
A security guard at a medical marijuana dispensary in unincorporated Los Angeles County has been shot while trying to prevent a robbery at the business.
Most people know about advance directives. But not about a one-page form designed to let people who are very old or sick specify just how much medical care they want.
Two girls are on a city street, trying to figure out who's going to be friends with the nastiest person they can think of. Not an easy problem, but they solve it. Gorgeously.
Workers on the "tech surge" to fix the error-riddled website have just days to meet the Obama administration's self-imposed deadline for a functioning site.
The Pilgrims believed that cranberries could cure scurvy. They were wrong on their reasoning but right on the cure: The berries are packed with vitamin C.
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy Justin Cham is tasked with easing the transition for employees serving military deployments. On Thanksgiving, that means food.
“Mystery Science Theater 3000” (MST3K for the hardcores), home of a man and his robot companions mocking B-movies, is back for an online marathon. Watch it here.
The U.S. Department of Education and California's Department of Education have been at odds over the new standardized tests California will administer in the spring.
83-year-old Lillian Jenkins talks with her niece, 64-year-old Georgia Alkov, about their family's Thanksgiving tradition - going potluck in a local park.
If you think fighting the crowds at the grocery store over the holidays is tough, our next guest's story might make you reconsider.
There is a lot of eating on Thanksgiving. There's turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing and pie. There's vegetables and maybe some quinoa or tofu for your vegan cousin. Whatever's on the table you will no doubt be stuffed to the gills.
This may surprise some of you, but Thanksgiving isn't only celebrated in the U.S.
Californians voted for Prop 36, allowing the release of three-strikers convicted of non-violent, non-serious crimes. KQED's Michael Montgomery followed three as they left prison.
A new HBO documentary explores how and why sports hold such an important place in our country's heart and our national consciousness.
Take Two heads to Union Station Homeless Services' Thanksgiving in Central Park.
The Loh Down On Science
Shedding light on how our biological clocks are synched.