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Jackie Robinson, infielder for the Brooklyn Dodgers, in May of 1952.  (AP Photo)

LA-area street could be named for Jackie Robinson

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are honoring the late Jackie Robinson by proposing to rename a former state highway for the black ball player who broke major league baseball’s color barrier. The state Assembly […]

09/09/2013

Torrey Larson, 18, left, and Troy Fullerton, 17, are overcome with emotion at a vigil for former San Clemente High teammate and UCLA wide receiver Nick Pasquale, 20, who died early Sunday after he was hit by a car while walking in a residential San Clemente, Calif. neighborhood. (AP Photo/Orange County Register, Cindy Yamanaka)

No. 16 UCLA copes after death of freshman receiver

LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA coach Jim Mora and the 16th-ranked Bruins returned to football practice on Monday for the first time since the death of walk-on receiver Nick Pasquale. The team practiced in preparation […]

09/09/2013

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UCLA wide receiver mourned at vigil

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hundreds of friends, family members and fellow players gathered at San Clemente High School’s football field last night for a vigil to honor Nick Pasquale. The UCLA wide receiver was struck and […]

09/09/2013

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UCLA research reveals connection between state of mind and health

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Happiness is a two-way street. UCLA researchers say your state of mind can affect your genes — that having a positive state of mind just might embolden your genetic code against […]

07/30/2013

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25 arrested at UCLA protest at busy intersection

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Police say they’ve arrested about 25 University of California health care workers who staged a sit-in that has closed an intersection, causing traffic backups during rush hour at the Los Angeles […]

07/27/2013

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Study: Youth attitudes shift in Great Recession

CHICAGO (AP) — Drew Miller clearly remembers the day his father was laid off. Miller, now 25, was a freshman at an Ohio college, full of hope and ready to take on the world. But […]

07/11/2013

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UCLA professor ordered to trial in lab death

LOS ANGELES (AP) — County prosecutors say a University of California, Los Angeles chemistry professor has been ordered to stand trial after a fire in his lab caused the death of a 23-year-old research assistant.

04/26/2013

Investigators continue to collect evidence and other material at site of explosion near the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon. (AP Photo)

Anger, fear, tears normal response to disasters

BOSTON (AP) — Kaitlyn Greeley burst into tears when a car backfired the other day. She’s afraid to take her usual train to her job at a Boston hospital, walking or taking cabs instead. She can’t sleep.

04/18/2013

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Money 101 show highlights: affordable care, preventative medicine

Money 101 host Bob McCormick talks with Dr. David Baron — the Exec. Director of the UCLA Arthur Ashe Student Health and Wellness Center and the founder of Primary Caring of Malibu. They discuss allergies, the Affordable Care Act, and preventative medicine.

04/02/2013

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Writers Guild releases diversity report

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Women and minority writers made gains in Hollywood employment over the past decade, but their representation still lags far behind the demographics of the U.S. population, according to a report released today.

03/26/2013

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