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At least four dead as massive storm lashes California

At least four dead as massive storm lashes California

Powerful storm pummelled Southern California on Friday night, killing 4 people flooding numerous roadways in Los Angeles and San Diego. Falling trees in the Sherman Oaks neighborhood of Los Angeles, strong winds brought down power lines and hit a car. A 55-year-old man was electrocuted and pronounced dead at a hospital, police and fire officials […]

February 19, 2017 | By | Reply More
Panic grips immigrant community as Trump’s deportation force detain hundreds of immigrants

Panic grips immigrant community as Trump’s deportation force detain hundreds of immigrants

US immigration force conducted raids in six states fear and panic have gripped immigrant community as reports circulate that federal agents have become aggressive following President Donald Trump’s strict order. Federal officials made it clear they have not made fundamental changes in enforcement actions, and they deny stopping people randomly at checkpoints or conducting “sweeps” […]

February 12, 2017 | By | Reply More
Mild Heart Disease May Pose Equal Risks for Men and Women

Mild Heart Disease May Pose Equal Risks for Men and Women

Dec 03, – Men and women with mild heart disease share the same risks, at least over the short term, a new study suggests. Doctors have thought that women with mild heart disease do worse than men. This study, however, suggests that the rate of heart attacks and death among men and women with heart […]

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Govt in agreement to allow American merger

Govt in agreement to allow American merger

Nov 12, – The agreement requires the airlines to scale back the size of the merger at Washington’s Reagan National Airport and in other big cities. In August, the government sued to block the merger, saying it would restrict competition and drive up prices for consumers on hundreds of routes around the country. The Justice […]

November 12, 2013 | By | Reply More
Taylor Swift roped in for ‘The Giver’

Taylor Swift roped in for ‘The Giver’

Oct 17, – Swift told ABC Radio that she was completely unaware that the film’s makers were in the audience during her performance. Singer Taylor Swift’s recent performance in Los Angeles has landed her a role in the film ‘The Giver’, which stars Meryl Streep and Jeff Bridges. The film is currently being shot in […]

October 17, 2013 | By | Reply More
Juice fans trumpet ‘reboot’ detox

Juice fans trumpet ‘reboot’ detox

Oct 05, –  Mixing kale, cucumber and spinach at her home in Venice Beach, yoga teacher Kia Miller explains her passion for juice, which fans say can trigger a health “reboot.” “I like to do it twice a year, it’s like a reset button. You have an opportunity to think about your relationship with food,” […]

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New treatment strategy for breast cancer spread to brain

New treatment strategy for breast cancer spread to brain

Aug 05, A combination of two new therapies already in clinical trials for the treatment of primary malignant brain tumors may also be effective in the treatment of breast cancer that has spread to the brain, according to US researchers. The team, from the University of California Los Angeles, demonstrated their new approach, which combines […]

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Thousands evacuated as Wildfire spreading quickest into populated areas

Thousands evacuated as Wildfire spreading quickest into populated areas

June 3, LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) — The blaze had burned about 35 square miles of very dry brush in the Angeles National Forest mountains and canyons, some of which hadn’t burned since 1929. The fire was growing so fast, and the smoke was so thick, that it was difficult to map the size, U.S. Forest […]

June 3, 2013 | By More
Study: Common Supplement May Help Patients Fight Heart Failure

Study: Common Supplement May Help Patients Fight Heart Failure

May 25, – Regular doses of the dietary supplement Coenzyme Q10 cut in half the death rate of patients suffering from advanced heart failure, in a randomized double-blind trial. Researchers also reported a significant decrease in the number of hospitalizations for heart failure patients being treated with Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10). About 14 percent of patients […]

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