A bone marrow donor who lives in California, had an emotional meeting Wednesday with the man he gave the gift of life to.
A mother and son flew from Arizona to Newport Beach Wednesday to meet a 74-year-old man whose life they helped save 20 years ago.
For the last two weeks, as my kidney donor surgery date was approaching, I kept my eye on Thanksgiving. Whenever “this is difficult” or “this is painful” or “this is scary” crossed my mind I always chased it with, “Yeah, but it will all be over soon and you’ll be home by Thanksgiving.”
A 19-year-old El Monte girl has leukemia.
A key city panel is expected to rule Tuesday on whether a businessman made illegal donations to help re-elect Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa.
A bone marrow drive was held Sunday at Saint Luke’s Catholic Church in Temple City.
A nonprofit organization that wants to offer money to people with rare bone marrow cell types is challenging a federal law that makes compensating such donors a crime.
Skid Row’s own Santa Claus has made his annual visit — handing out $10 bills to thousands of destitute people who queued up for several hours to receive the gift.
L.A County Sheriff Lee Baca says he has no involvement in an investigation he allegedly ordered against a tenant of one of his influential supporters.