Photo provided by the McMath family and Omari Sealey shows Jahi McMath. McMath remains on life support at Children's Hospital Oakland nearly a week after doctors declared her brain dead, following a supposedly routine tonsillectomy. (AP Photo/Courtesy of McMath Family and Omari Sealey, File)

2nd opinion planned for teen declared brain dead

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The family of a Northern California girl on life support after being declared brain dead was expected to appear with hospital officials in court Monday to announce the name of the […]


Mixed Martial Arts Veteran Dies at Age 41

WEST COVINA (CNS) – A former mixed martial arts fighter and Jiu-Jitsu instructor who competed in Long Beach Sunday died at a hospital in West Covina today, police said. Joe Camacho, 41, of Ontario, was […]


Lawyer disputes SF hospital stairway death report

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An attorney for the woman found dead in a San Francisco General Hospital stairwell is disputing a coroner’s report that her death was probably due to a chemical imbalance related to […]


Country star Ray Price leaves hospital for hospice

TYLER, Texas (AP) — Country music star Ray Price is to begin hospice care at his Texas home. That’s after his discharge from a hospital where he was being treated for cancer. A statement issued […]


Hannah and Tom Hepner of Quincy, parents of identical triplets, hold, from left, Abby, Laurel and Brindabella in a self care room at Sutter Memorial on Dec. 4, 2013 in Sacramento, Calif. The triplets were born at Sutter Memorial Hospital on Nov. 22, 2013 (AP Photo/The Sacramento Bee, Randy Pench)

Calif. couple conceives rare identical triplets

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Doctors at a Northern California hospital say a couple has given birth to a rare set of naturally conceived identical triplets. The Sacramento Bee reports Abby, Brin and Laurel Hepner were born […]


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Dave Koz brings holiday cheer to hospitalized kids

Jazz saxophonist Dave Koz visited California Hospital Medical Center today to present Starlight Children’s Foundation with a check for $100,000 that will improve the life and health of kids in 20 cities around the country.  The […]


John Wise waits for opening remarks in Summit County Common Pleas Courtroom of Judge Mary Margaret Rowlands on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013 in Akron, Ohio. (AP Photo/Akron Beacon Journal, Phil Masturzo)

Jury convicts husband in Ohio hospital shooting

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A jury on Friday convicted a man who said he fatally shot his hospitalized wife out of love because of her debilitated condition that left her unable to speak. John Wise, […]


David Perry, a spokesman for the family of Lynne Spalding, is seen during a media conference at San Francisco General Hospital Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2013 in San Francisco.  (AP Photo/San Francisco Chronicle, Brant Ward)

Attorney: Hospital requested searches for patient

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The attorney for the family of a woman found dead in a San Francisco hospital stairwell says officials there made four request for sheriff’s deputies to search the medical center for […]



Stuck in hospital, cancer patient marries his love

ORANGE, Calif. (AP) – Dennis Lyman wasn’t about to let an extended hospital stay get between him and marrying his girlfriend of nearly 30 years. On Friday, Lyman exchanged vows with Barbara Monds from his […]


Earthquake survivor Eileen Rose Carabana cradles her two-day-old baby, James Lyndon, outside a hospital in Calape, Bohol province, central Philippines Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013. Carabana, 19, and her mother were in their mountain village house when the 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck the central Philippine island of Bohol. Moments later, she felt an unmistakable intense pain in her abdomen —Carabana was about to go into labor. She was one of five young mothers who have delivered in the town since the quake hit Bohol Island. (AP Photo/Kiko Rosario)

Giving birth in Philippine quake: ‘Push and pray’

CALAPE, Philippines (AP) — Eileen Rose Carabana and her mother were in their mountain village house when the 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck the central Philippine island of Bohol. Moments later, she felt an unmistakable intense pain […]




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