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Wednesday, Oct 3, 2012

How Dogs Keep You Healthy

How Dogs Keep You Healthy

Dr. Jackie Eghrari-Sabet, of Family Allergy & Asthma Care in Gaithersburg, Md., on how dogs can benefit your health.

Wednesday, Oct 3, 2012

Can 3-D Mammograms Better Detect Cancer?

Can 3-D Mammograms Better Detect Cancer?

A new type of mammogram takes multiple images of the breast, helping doctors identify the smallest tumors. News4's Doreen Gentzler reports.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Short Sleepers: Genetically Blessed?

Short Sleepers: Genetically Blessed?

We'd all like a few more hours in the day to finish everything on our to-do lists. For short sleepers, they're actually getting some extra time because they don't need a lot of sleep.

Wednesday, Oct 27, 2010

Popular Chef Teaches Local Family How Make Diabetic Friendly Thanksgiving Meal

Popular Chef Teaches Local Family How Make Diabetic Friendly Thanksgiving Meal

Diabetes is rampant in southern California; it will triple by 2050. A new local program is partnering with a popular chef to help overweight kids and their families cook healthier meals, even during Thanksgiving. Dr. Bruce reports. For more information on the HELP program: http://whitememorial.com/news/2010/5Help.phpFor Chef Lala's Thanksgiving Recipes:http://whitememorial.com/cheflala/

Thursday, Oct 21, 2010

Latinos Live Longer Than Other Ethnic Groups: Why?

Latinos Live Longer Than Other Ethnic Groups: Why?

Latinos make-up nearly half of the population in LA County. Research shows latinos live longer than other ethnic groups! What's the explanation?

Thursday, Oct 14, 2010

A New Smile in a Snap

A New Smile in a Snap

You can just snap temporary teeth over your existing ones.

Wednesday, Oct 13, 2010

4th Graders Start Off Day by Finding Inner Chi

4th Graders Start Off Day by Finding Inner Chi

The 4th graders at Evan Ranch Elementary are working their wiggles out in the first eight minutes of class to find their focus through yoga. This leads them to better days at school.

Wednesday, Oct 13, 2010

Cruise and Partake in Pilates Onboard

Cruise and Partake in Pilates Onboard

Crystal Cruises now offer all cruisers Pilates on board. With many different options, these complimentary classes should be quite the hit.

Friday, Oct 8, 2010

Perez Hilton Starts Fitness Website

Perez Hilton Starts Fitness Website

Celeb blogger, Perez Hilton, expands on the web with his new fitness website and blog.

Thursday, Oct 7, 2010

Cardio Dance Event Comes to LA

Cardio Dance Event Comes to LA

Dove's Visibly Smooth campaign is coming to Los Angeles with a free cardio dance class with celebrity trainer, Kacy Duke.

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Oscars Shape up to Be Political as 'La La' Vies for Gold
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Will the 89th Academy Awards be a parade of political speeches or landslide for "La La Land"? Probably both. Sunday night's Oscars are shaping up to be one of the most turbulent and politically charged ceremonies in recent memory. The three-hour-plus telecast, which begins at 8:30 p.m. on ABC, is expected to resemble one very glitzy protest against President Donald Trump, whom award-winners — like Meryl Streep at the Golden Globes — have railed against throughout Hollywood's awards season. An unusually tense atmosphere has coalesced before the Dolby Theatre ceremony, with protests, rallies and boycotts swirling around this year's Oscars. Even the normally sunny California weather has been stormy, with rain drenching Los Angeles early Sunday — though only clouds are expected for red carpet arrivals.

Actor Bill Paxton Dead at 61 Due to Surgery Complications
Actor Bill Paxton Dead at 61 Due to Surgery Complications

Actor Bill Paxton died Saturday due to complications from surgery, a representative of his family told NBC News in a statement. He was 61. Paxton was known for his roles in Hollywood blockbusters like "Twister" and "Apollo 13." "It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery," a family representative told NBC News in a statement. "A loving husband and father, Bill began his career in Hollywood working on films in the art department and went on to have an illustrious career spanning four decades as a beloved and prolific actor and filmmaker."

New DNC Chief Faces a Divided Party, Plus Trump
New DNC Chief Faces a Divided Party, Plus Trump

When Tom Perez stepped to the stage as the newly elected Democratic national chairman, his first official act was to invite his vanquished rival to join him as deputy chairman. Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison accepted on the spot and two men stood together, smiling like a national ticket at a presidential nominating convention. Members of the Democratic National Committee cheered wildly at their gathering in Atlanta on Saturday, forgetting the competitive race that took two rounds of voting — unprecedented in recent memory for either major party.

Body Found on LA River Island During Search for Missing Boy
Body Found on LA River Island During Search for Missing Boy

A body was found Saturday on an island in the Los Angeles River during the search for a boy reported missing one week ago.