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Study: California Drivers Using Cellphones More Often

A study released Tuesday reported that 9.2 percent of drivers were using phones to talk, text or otherwise take away their attention during observations earlier this year.

07/14/2015

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Commuting Stresses Women More Than Men, Study Finds

The grind of a daily commute is a pain a lot of Southern California residents experience, but it turns out women feel the frustration more than men.

07/07/2015

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Research Finds Extreme Morning Sickness Can Harm Baby

The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, has spoken publicly about suffering from the condition during both her pregnancies.

04/27/2015

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Study: Summer Is The Least Healthy Time For Children

A new study released Thursday revealed that summer is the least healthy time for children.

04/23/2015

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‘The Big One’ Could Trigger More Large Quakes On Nearby Faults, Study Finds

Researchers also determined that quake faults can stop moving for thousands of years. However, at some point, the pent-up energy stored in rocks will release in a series of sizable earthquakes.

04/22/2015

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U.S. Census Study: Women Make More Than Men In Inglewood

A recent study put out by the U.S. Census Bureau revealed that women make significantly more than men here in Southern California.

04/08/2015

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Study Confirms Traffic Is Getting Worse In Los Angeles

A study confirms . . . once again, that traffic is getting worse in Los Angeles.

03/31/2015

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UC Berkeley Study: $15.25 Minimum Wage Would Raise Quality Of Life For 600K Angelenos

A proposal to hike the minimum wage in Los Angeles to $15.25 per hour by 2019 would have more benefits than drawbacks, according to UC Berkeley report.

03/19/2015

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Alanis Morissette Takes To The Stage To Help Brain Scientists — Isn’t It Iconic?

“Heaven forbid rock stars have brains,” Morissette said.

03/06/2015

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Children In Southern California Breathing Easier, Study Says

Smog-covered mountains, gritty sidewalks, smelly fumes from traffic-choked freeways. Los Angeles was a tough place to breathe several decades ago but a study shows how much that has changed, especially for the region’s youngest residents.

03/04/2015

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AEG Study: NFL Stadium In Inglewood Could Be Potential Terror Target

The 14-page report was commissioned by Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG), which wants to build a stadium in downtown Los Angeles.

02/27/2015

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Don’t Want To Be Late? Researchers Find Buffer Time Needed For LA Commuters

Drivers in Los Angeles not only bear the burden of painfully sluggish traffic but it’s the unpredictability of it all that can wreak havoc on your schedule.

02/04/2015

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Study: Dirty Beaches Costing SoCal Beachgoers Millions Every Year

Southland residents may be losing millions of dollars every year by avoiding littered, local beaches in favor of choosing cleaner beaches that are farther away, according to a study.

08/22/2014

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Scientists At UC Riverside Point At Enzyme For Critical Role In Development Of Autism

After years of work the new discovery could help children with Fragile X who also have autism.

07/25/2014

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Study: Young People Downplay Health Risks Of Hookah Smoking

Researchers say over half of young adults believe smoking tobacco out of water pipes is not harmful to their health, despite warnings from federal health officials to the contrary.

07/15/2014

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