| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:49 PM
OAKLAND — Albert Pujols aggravated the left foot injury that has hobbled him all season on a ninth-inning, two-run single Friday night and returned to Southern California on Saturday to undergo an MRI test and be examined by a doctor, a setback that...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 10:05 AM
A girl who died Friday after being injured in the crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 in San Francisco a week ago has been identified as Liu Yipeng, according to Chinese state media.
Liu went to school with the other two victims who were killed in the...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:23 AM
A teenager killed in the San Francisco plane crash a week ago was covered in fire retardant foam when a rescue vehicle ran over her, officials said.
This detail comes as a third person on Asiana Airlines Flight 214 died Friday morning. This person was...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:51 AM
Police are investigating a brief pursuit in Santa Ana on Wednesday that ended with two children being injured in a car crash.
The incident began when a man and woman were stopped by police on Cedar Street near Edinger Avenue.
"The officer was doing...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 9:06 PM
A couple suspected of fleeing police in a vehicle in Santa Ana smashed into a car carrying four family members, including two young boys who were injured in the crash, authorities said Wednesday night.
Among the five people injured in the collision were...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:40 PM
SAN FRANCISCO-- The number of people in critical condition has fallen from 10 to 5 at San Francisco General Hospital, which took in dozens of injured passengers from the Asiana Airlines flight that crashed Saturday, hospital officials said.
Among the 34...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 11:07 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Six survivors of the Asiana flight that crashed at San Francisco airport remained in critical condition Saturday night at San Francisco General Hospital.
One child was among those in critical condition. The most serious injuries...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:01 AM
San Francisco Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White hailed her department's response to the Asiana Flight 214 crash, saying she "couldn't be prouder" of those who "really put their life on the line" by climbing into the fiery wreckage and pulling out passengers....
| Jun 28, 2013
Re "After a healthcare ordeal, man gets a bill from the blue," Column, June 25
David Lazarus gives us another example of the wildly unpredictable billing in our healthcare system.
Why a minor injury (no blood or broken bones) should incur a bill...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 2:14 PM
Arsine Sargsyan is 23 years old, healthy and uninsured. She chooses to forgo coverage for one simple reason: "I never get sick."
Despite her reluctance, Sargsyan is exactly the type of person insurance plans, states and the federal government are...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Three men who worked as contract employees at Camp Pendleton were indicted Thursday on charges of stealing more than $3 million in medical equipment that was meant to be shipped to Marine combat units, including those in Afghanistan. The three......