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Women have come a long way in the United States over the last 70 years, to the point where they are now seen as being as competent as men, if not more so.
New research offers some of the first biological clues to why women may be more likely than men to develop Alzheimer’s disease.
As the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing approaches, the women who helped America’s early space efforts reflect on their often unheralded roles — and the indignities they endured.
Talk about star power. Mt. Wilson has an amazing history. Up here, astronomers first measured the Milky Way and discovered the universe was expanding. Go see the distant stars for yourself and expand your universe as well.
Scientists are reporting progress on blood tests to screen people for possible signs of Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia.
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As Sen. Dianne Feinstein chastises Chevron Corp. for an 800,000-gallon oil spill near Bakersfield, California officials confirm more leaking.
A biological finding by the National Marine Fisheries Service threatens to derail the Trump administration plan to increase Delta water deliveries to Central Valley farmers.
Here’s a look at the preliminary plans for Taylor Yard, the former rail yard where the city of L.A. is starting its makeover of the L.A. River.
After a ‘near-miss’ last year, Southern California Edison said it is confident transfer operations will go smoothly.
When Eric Garcetti ran for mayor six years ago, he rode a wave of anger over the political power wielded by the union that represents workers at the Department of Water and Power — and later vowed to reform the agency that Los Angeles residents love to hate.
California authorities said Friday that crews are beginning to clean up a massive oil spill that dumped nearly 800,000 gallons of oil and water into a Kern County canyon, making it larger — if less devastating — than the state’s last two major oil spills.
San Francisco restaurants are no longer allowed to offer customers plastic utensils or disposable food accessories with their orders.
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President Trump made a new promise if voters grant him a second term: “We will come up with the cures to many, many problems, to many, many diseases, including cancer.”
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