| Sep 14, 2012
| 5:14 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Fire Department dispatchers waste valuable time getting 911 callers to start CPR on cardiac arrest victims, often beginning the life-saving procedure after the point at which brain death begins, according to an internal study...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 5:14 PM
Women with no history of breast cancer have to muddle through conflicting recommendations from medical and advocacy groups on when, how and how often to screen for tumors, as the efficacy of routine mammograms continues to raise hot debate.
| Jul 13, 2012
| 7:50 PM
For the second time in under a month, local officials are urging citizens to respond to an Ozone Air Quality Alert issued today.
The Kansas Department of Transportation will use digital message boards through the weekend to notify the public of tips of...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 5:05 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- A Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy was caught on tape stomping on the head of a sexual battery suspect last Friday.
Suspected of groping a woman's chest, Alexis Husmario Torres was uncooperative with authorities when they...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 5:11 PM
When Dr. Bruce Ascough pulls up to a Red Cross hospital in Mexico, there usually are dozens of people with deformities and other ailments lined up to see him and other doctors, hoping they can change their lives for the better and emerge from a life of...
| Jul 22, 2012
Wendy Crossland said she's always made it clear to her three kids that energy drinks were off-limits, and most importantly, never allowed in the house.
"All I knew was that it had a lot of caffeine, which isn't good for anybody," she said, sitting in her...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 5:56 PM
The holidays are a wonderful time of the year for many of us, but the stress and overindulgence could catch up with you if don’t watch out. Studies indicate heart attacks increase during the time between Thanksgiving and New Year’s more than...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 7:09 PM
A 13-year-old Centralia boy and cancer survivor came home with a surprise for his parents -- a dragon tattoo on his chest.
It's not known where the boy got the tattoo; he's not saying. And none of the tattoo places in downtown Centralia said they...
| Jul 27, 2012
Frank Rosner has a certain spring in his step these days--because he has a new lease on life.
To say he used to smoke is an understatement.
"Only for about 35, 45 years,” Frank said. “I tried to quit and could not do it."
Not until last...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 6:32 PM
ATLANTA -- A bulimic woman who inserted a table knife down her throat to prove she has no gag reflex landed in an Atlanta emergency room instead.
The 30-year-old woman was attempting to show her friends the trick when the knife slid down and lodged...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 2:45 PM
The City of Wichita is close to violating ozone standards again prompting an air quality alert. Ozone concentrations on Thursday and Friday in Sedgwick and Sumner Counties exceeded allowable levels, raising concerns for the fourth week this summer...