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Chevy Bolt EV: Prime time for the electric car?

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Crowds formed and money seemed to rain from the sky when Tesla began taking deposits for its 200-mile, $35,000 Model 3 electric sedan in the spring.  It will be more than a year before the Model 3 hits the road — and that’s if Elon Musk makes good on his promise to deliver the car by late 2017....

Russell Wilson's sprained ankle improving

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Russell Wilson was out of a protective boot and walking around the Seattle Seahawks practice facility by Monday afternoon.  The concerns about whether Wilson would be able to play in Week 2 against Los Angeles seem to be at rest for now.  “He's practicing on Wednesday. He's planning on playing,”...

Two arrested after 'Dancing with the Stars' altercation with Ryan Lochte

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Ryan Lochte says he feels “a little hurt” after being involved in an altercation on “Dancing with the Stars” that prompted producers to cut to commercials.  The beleaguered swimmer was reportedly rushed by an unknown pair of men wearing anti-Lochte T-shirts while receiving his scores from judge...

Rams' Kenny Britt and Robert Quinn join national anthem protest

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Rams wide receiver Kenny Britt and defensive end Robert Quinn held their right fists in the air during the national anthem Monday night, in apparent solidarity with San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who knelt along with teammate Eric Reid on the 49ers sideline. Kaepernick has refused...

Red Sox's David Ortiz ties Mickey Mantle on home run list

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz hit his 536th home run Monday to tie Mickey Mantle for 17th on the all-time list.  Ortiz, 40, has 33 home runs this season, which he says will be his last. The solo shot came in the sixth inning against Baltimore’s Oliver Drake. Mike Schmidt is next on the career...

Missing weapons, Steelers still rout Redskins, 38-16

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Ben Roethlisberger knew the retired Heath Miller, suspended teammates Le'Veon Bell and Martavis Bryant and the injured Markus Wheaton weren't walking through that door. So he put the Pittsburgh Steelers' young, largely untested offense on his shoulders.  Roethlisberger threw for three touchdowns...

For the record

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Catherine Novelli: In a Q&A published in Section A on Sept. 12, Catherine A. Novelli, U.S. undersecretary for economic growth, energy and the environment, stated that about half the fishing stocks in the United States were at the point of collapse from overfishing. After publication of the interview,...

Ed Edelman, crusading L.A. County supervisor, dead at 85

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Ed Edelman, the longtime Los Angeles County supervisor whose crusading policymaking influenced many aspects of local life including child welfare, health services and environmental preservation, has died. He was 85.  During his 20 years on the Board of Supervisors, Edelman championed efforts to...

In St. Louis, NFL fans now root for the Rams to fall on their faces

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

The Rams opened their season more than 2,000 miles away from St. Louis on Monday night.  For most of St. Louis’ football fans, the game probably felt even farther away.  “I think they’re going to watch them just to want to see them fail,” said Rafer Weigel, an evening news anchor for Fox2 in St....

Resilience and dignity are the rich, bluesy music of 'Ma Rainey's Black Bottom'

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Calls for a national conversation on race are routinely made in the wake of crises, but a better idea would be a requirement for all citizens to familiarize themselves with the work of playwright August Wilson. An excellent place to start would be the gripping production of “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”...

House OKs allowing leases at West Los Angeles VA campus

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Essential Politics: Gov. Brown signs bill expanding farmworker overtime, new analysis suggests confusing ballot voided votes in U.S. Senate race Sept. 12, 2016, 3:02 p.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news. Here's what we're watching:Gov. Jerry...

Southern Section football, volleyball, cross country, tennis polls

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Here's the link to the Southern Section football polls. Here's the link to Southern Section girls' volleyball polls. Here's the link to Southern Section cross country polls. Here's the link to Southern Section girls' tennis polls. For the latest on high school sports, follow @LATSondheimer on Twitter

Yelp is not liable for bad 'star' ratings of businesses, court rules

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Yelp Inc.'s star rating system does not make the San Francisco company liable for negative reviews posted on its site because it relies on material posted by users, a federal appeals court ruled Monday, dismissing a libel lawsuit filed against Yelp by the owner of a Washington state locksmith company....

Pneumonia: What does Clinton's affliction say about her health?

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

On Sunday, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s bout with pneumonia put this common, and commonly dangerous, infectious disease in the spotlight. When we posed some questions about pneumonia to physicians who specialize in lung health, primary care and women’s health, some surprising...

In 'The Secret Agent,' a tale of political intrigue doesn't lose sight of its human drama

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Coming to American television immediately following the anniversary of 9/11, via the streaming service Acorn TV, "The Secret Agent" is the fourth BBC adaptation of Joseph Conrad's 1907 novel of anarchists in the UK. Set in 1886 and inspired by a real event, the Greenwich Observatory bombing of...

South Sudan's leaders got rich off war as their people suffered, report finds

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

It pays to commit war crimes, according to a report by an investigative group co-founded by actor George Clooney that spent two years scrutinizing the world’s newest country, South Sudan. On the surface, the country’s brutal 2013 civil war was fought over ethnic divides. It grew out of a conflict...

Retired fertility doctor accused of impregnating several patients pleads not guilty to obstruction

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

A retired Indianapolis fertility doctor said he used his own sperm about 50 times instead of donated sperm that his patients were expecting, impregnating several women decades ago, according to court documents. Dr. Donald Cline, 77, pleaded not guilty Monday to two felony obstruction of justice...

Ducks center Rickard Rakell will miss World Cup of Hockey

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Ducks center Rickard Rakell is undergoing tests for a stomach virus at a Swedish hospital, a team official said. The illness will force Rakell to miss the upcoming World Cup of Hockey. The Swedish team announced Monday that Patrik Berglund will replace Rakell for the tournament that begins Saturday....

Watch Live: Trump rallies supporters in Asheville, N.C.

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Campaign 2016 updates: Donald Trump says he'll release new medical records, Hillary Clinton follows suit Sept. 12, 2016, 2:30 p.m. Hillary Clinton canceled her trip to California this week after a diagnosis of pneumonia. Donald Trump appeared in Baltimore Monday before heading to North Carolina....

Following criticism from NBC president, Donald Trump will visit 'Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' this week

8 months agoHealth : LA Times: Health

Donald Trump will visit “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Thursday, just as the presidential race enters its final inning.  This will be Trump’s third appearance on “The Tonight Show” as a candidate and comes just a few weeks after NBC Entertainment Entertainment Chairman Bob Greenblatt...

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