According to the National Association for Sport and Physical Education only one in three children are physically active every day with a staggering 12.5 million children classified as obese by the CDC. A major contributor to this apparent malaise is the daily dose of TV, computer and console-based entertainment beloved by children. Keeping kids entertained can be difficult at the best of times but there’s clearly no doubt that a child’s daily average of some seven and a half hours in front of a screen, in one form or another, should give parents pause for thought.
Travelers, be advised: The Los Angeles International Airport has closed one of its four runways for safety repairs.
Authorities located an 89-year-old woman Saturday who was reported missing in Newport Beach.
Summer and beer go together like, well, any other season and beer – it’s always a good time to drink beer, people!
Detectives described her as a Caucasian woman who has grey hair, blue eyes, stands 5-foot-2 tall and weighs 100 pounds.
Margarito Valdez Gomez, 48, of Los Angeles, was found in possession of seven catalytic converters. Authorities said they appeared to be newly removed from vehicles.
Swimmers and surfers can get back in the ocean between the jetty at El Segundo and the waters off Torrance.
The Los Angeles Lakers have completed the purchase of five acres that will be the site of their new team headquarters.
An 80-year-old woman who was struck by a vehicle remained hospitalized on Monday.
News of Kings center Jarret Stoll’s arrest in Las Vegas on a charge of suspicion of drug possession made its way to fans on Saturday morning.
Police sought the public’s help Tuesday to identify a stabbing victim involved in an altercation with two men.
A woman who died after being struck by a vehicle on Sepulveda Boulevard near LAX Wednesday night has been identified as an El Segundo resident.
The Coroner’s Office Saturday publicly identified a 71-year-old man who was killed when he accidentally tripped and fell down some
stairs inside his El Segundo home, then apparently walked outside where he died.
Deputies say an investigation in underway in El Segundo Friday after a man was found dead.
Police Wednesday were looking for three suspects wanted for robbing and harassing several South Bay residents at gunpoint.