Brain researcher uncovers some serious health benefits, similar to meditation, when subjects succumbed to humor.
A new adult hospital and expanded children's hospital at Loma Linda University Medical Center, shown in a drawing of conceptual plans, are part of a $1.2-billion plan to transform the Inland Empire campus.
On a dusty clearing between a fallow wheat field and wilting orange groves, Steve Arthur's crew of two mud-splattered well drillers worked furiously to deliver a lifeline to another despondent farmer.
Sometimes airfares are just too good to be true.
Wages for professional services workers rise as an improving economy spurs hiring.
The Service Employees International Union has been one of the fastest-growing unions in the country, a success story during a challenging time for labor. But the SEIU may have trouble maintaining its growth after Monday's Supreme Court decision allowing home healthcare workers to opt out of paying union fees even if the union bargains on their behalf. If history is any guide, once workers can opt out of paying fees, they also opt out of belonging to the union. Home healthcare workers "had become an area of expansion for the unions," said Daniel DiSalvo, assistant professor of political science at City College of New York and a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute. Now,...