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Muhammad Ali Hospitalized With Mild Case Of Pneumonia

A spokesman for Muhammad Ali says the former heavyweight boxing champion has been hospitalized with a mild case of pneumonia.


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Family Who Sued Kaiser After Daughter’s Death Fights Law That Limits Malpractice Payout

A family who sued Kaiser Permanente Medical Center after the death of their 10-year-old daughter is outraged over a law that limits the payout in a malpractice suit.

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Los Angeles County Mortality Rate Declines 19 Percent Over A Decade

A report released Monday shows that Los Angeles County has outpaced the rest of the country in reducing its mortality rate over the past decade.


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Beach Volleyball Legend Gene Selznick Dies

Beach volleyball legend Gene Selznick, a Hall of Fame player who introduced Wilt Chamberlain to the sport and went on to coach Olympians from Sinjin Smith to Misty May-Treanor, has died, one of his sons said Monday. He was 82.


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Brittany Murphy’s Mother Claims ‘Toxic Mold’ Killed Her Daughter, Son-In-Law

Brittany Murphy’s mother claims toxic mold found in her daughter’s Hollywood home killed Brittany and her son-in-law, according to TMZ.

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Crystal Cathedral founder Robert H. Schuller and his daughter Sheila Schuller Coleman asked their congregation for help in overcoming the church's debt. (credit: Orange County Register)

Crystal Cathedral Under Fire For Using Limo To Deliver Food To Rev. Schuller, His Wife

The Crystal Cathedral is under fire again after Pastor Jim Kok sent an e-mail to congregants asking for meals for Rev. Robert Schuller and his wife, who is recovering from a bout with pneumonia.

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‘Grease’, ‘Taxi’ Star Jeff Conaway Reportedly Fighting For Life

Jeff Conaway’s manager says the actor is in critical condition and facing a crucial period of survival.


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Julie Andrews Says Life After Edwards ‘Is A Struggle’

Life has been less than a jolly holiday for the star of the movie classics “Mary Poppins” and “The Sound of Music” since the death of her husband, director Blake Edwards.


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LA Man Claims Homemade Drugs May Reverse SARS

Sami Arshak Yanikian, 62, was found guilty on two misdemeanor counts of introducing unapproved drugs into interstate commerce, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office.


DeAndre Jordan #9 of the Los Angeles Clippers gets ready to take on the Golden State Warriors on January 14, 2011 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (credit: Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Clippers’ Jordan Diagnosed With Pneumonia

Clippers center DeAndre Jordan will miss Sunday’s game against Phoenix after being hospitalized for a mild case of pneumonia.


Publicist: Gabor Going Home For 94th Birthday

Zsa Zsa Gabor is going home to her Bel Air mansion, just in time for her 94th birthday.


Fitness guru Jack LaLanne died Jan. 23, 2011, at the age of 96. From the 1950s to the 1970s, LaLanne inspired television viewers to trim down and pump iron on his show, which was a television staple. He is survived by his wife; two sons, Dan and Jon; and a daughter, Yvonne. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Hollywood Chamber Of Commerce To Honor Jack LaLanne Monday

The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce will place flowers on Jack LaLanne’s Walk of Fame star at noon on Monday, one day after the 96-year-old fitness guru passed away at his home in Morro Bay.


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Jewish Folk Singer Debbie Friedman Dies At 59

Jewish folk singer Debbie Friedman, whose songs are performed in Reform synagogues around the world, has died in California.