More women are becoming breadwinners for their families, according to a recent study by Pew Research Center.
A surge in whooping cough cases reported in the Southland and nationwide in 2010 may be linked in part to parents’ refusal to vaccinate their children, according to a new study.
A new study suggests the proliferation of gay and transgender characters in films and television shows has not prevented gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender actors from experiencing discrimination in Hollywood.
Nearly a quarter of the Southern California Edison utility poles checked in a study were overloaded and didn’t meet safety requirements.
The city of Los Angeles is still one of the most dangerous cities in which to walk and talk or text, according to a new study.
It turns out behind every conservative Republican man is a sister, according to researchers.
Hermosa Beach is debating whether to get back into the oil business, 80 years after the Southern California beach town first banned them.
Renowned sleep expert Dr. Charles Czeisler spent a second day on the witness stand testifying at the Michael Jackson wrongful death lawsuit against AEG.
Professors who study moral philosophy and its application in the real world may not be all that ethical themselves when it comes to responding to students, according to a new study.
The Los Angeles metro area has returned to the top of the list of the worst cities for traffic in the United States, according to a new report.
UCLA researchers have found a possible link between auto pollution exposure and several childhood cancers, officials at the university’s Fielding School of Public Health said Tuesday.
The American Institute for Economic Research (AIER) says “the college experience” is more than simply attending a top-notch university.
Adults, not teenagers, are more of a problem when it comes to the alarming act of texting and driving, according to a new AT&T survey.
Heart disease was found in 4,000-year-old mummies, according to a new study.
Sitting in Southland traffic could be costing drivers approximately $1,300 year, according to a new study published by the Texas A&M University Transportation Institute.