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Firefighter, Nurse Stabbed Inside Emergency Room In Boyle Heights

A firefighter and a nurse were stabbed inside the emergency room of a Boyle Heights hospital, it was reported Tuesday.


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Report: Powerhouse Publicist Barbara Brogliatti Dies At 69

Variety’s Brian Lowry said she was “for a time, perhaps, the most influential publicity executive in Hollywood.”


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Exclusive: Man Reportedly Rams Rental Car Into Firefighter Outside Glendale ER

A Los Angeles firefighter paramedic is recovering after police say a driver tried to run him down while he was helping a patient into an emergency room.


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Costa Mesa Man, 39, Faces Assault Charges After Fighting With Police, ER Personnel

Authorities say a 39-year-old Costa Mesa man faces assault charges after fighting with police and ER personnel.


Actor Ed Lauter died on Oct. 16, 2013 of mesothelioma. He was 74. (credit: Joe Klamar/AFP/Getty Images)

Veteran Character Actor Ed Lauter Dies At Age 74

Veteran character actor Ed Lauter, whose long, angular face and stern bearing made him an instantly recognizable figure in scores of movies and TV shows during a career that stretched across five decades, has died at age 74.

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4 SoCal Hospitals Close Their ER Doors

The emergency departments of Bellflower Medical Center, Newport Specialty Hospital and Los Angeles Metropolitan Medical Center’s Los Angeles and Hawthorne campuses will close Thursday.

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Doctors Say More People Landing In ER Because Of Do-It-Yourself Projects

There are plenty of cable TV shows and magazines advocating do-it-yourself projects around the house but health care professionals say many people don’t realize the risks involved.


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Who Is Marcos Cardenas And Why Did Someone Leave Him At The Hospital?

A 60-something Guatemalan man was dropped off at the Good Samaritan Hospital ER last month but no one has come to retrieve him.


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Man, 25, Arrested After Being Treated At ER For Bird Shot Wounds

A 25-year-old man who showed up at a hospital emergency room with bird shot wounds was arrested after police determined he had allegedly threatened the man who shot him, Fullerton police said Sunday.



Report: State Hospital Workers At Risk Of Violence

A review finds California’s hospital workers, especially those in emergency rooms and psychiatric wards, are at risk of violence on a daily basis.


LA County-USC Hospital Overcrowding Worsens

Overcrowding is getting much worse at beleaguered Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center’s emergency room.