| Jul 14, 2013
| 10:10 AM
The three teenage girls killed in the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash in San Francisco attended the same school in China, Chinese state media reported.
Two of the girls, Ye Mengyuan and Wang Linjia, died at the scene of the crash at San Francisco...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:44 PM
A girl injured when Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash-landed in San Francisco died Friday morning, hospital officials said, marking the third fatality from the incident.
San Francisco General Hospital officials released few details, saying only that the...
| 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 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 21, 2013
| 9:35 AM
One of four suspects wanted in connection with a recent attack on a transgender woman in Hollywood has been arrested, authorities said.
Police made the arrest Thursday evening, but few other details were immediately available.
Earlier this week, the...
| 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 24, 2013
| 1:23 PM
In the Central Valley town of Firebaugh, Oscar and Marcia Sablan treat thousands of patients -- farmers and farmworkers, rich and poor, young and old -- as the only full-time doctors in town....