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Not Happy With Work? Wait Until You’re 50 Or Older

A study by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds that 9 in 10 workers who are age 50 or older say they are very or somewhat satisfied with their job.

10/27/2013

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Study: More Women Becoming Family Breadwinners

More women are becoming breadwinners for their families, according to a recent study by Pew Research Center.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/21/2013

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Study: More Higher Income Parents Opt Out Of Whooping Cough Vaccine

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.

10/14/2013

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Study: On Screen Hollywood Loves The Gays, Off Screen Not So Much

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.

09/27/2013

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Study: Nearly 1 In 4 Edison Utility Poles Overloaded

Nearly a quarter of the Southern California Edison utility poles checked in a study were overloaded and didn’t meet safety requirements.

08/19/2013

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Study: ‘Distracted Walking’ Injuries Triple

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.

08/09/2013

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LMU Study Finds Boys Raised With Sisters More Likely To Vote GOP

It turns out behind every conservative Republican man is a sister, according to researchers.

07/23/2013

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Oil Drilling Study Set To Begin In Hermosa Beach

Hermosa Beach is debating whether to get back into the oil business, 80 years after the Southern California beach town first banned them.

07/22/2013

Michael Jackson Trial Continues

Sleep Deprivation Expert Spends 2nd Day On Stand In Jackson Wrongful Death Trial

Renowned sleep expert Dr. Charles Czeisler spent a second day on the witness stand testifying at the Michael Jackson wrongful death lawsuit against AEG.

06/21/2013

UC Riverside philosophers Eric Schwitzgebel (pictured) and Joshua Rust of Stetson University authored the study to find if ethicists behave any better morally than nonethicists. (courtesy UC Riverside)

UCR Professor: Ethicists’ Behavior Not More Moral

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.

05/21/2013

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Los Angeles Returns To Top Spot For Most Congested City In America

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/24/2013

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UCLA Researchers Find Potential Link Between Air Pollution And Childhood Cancer

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2013

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Research Group Picks 75 Best College Towns In America

The American Institute for Economic Research (AIER) says “the college experience” is more than simply attending a top-notch university.

03/31/2013

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Study Reveals Adults (Not Teens) More Likely To Text And Drive

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/29/2013

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Heart Disease Found In 4,000-Year-Old Mummies

Heart disease was found in 4,000-year-old mummies, according to a new study.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/12/2013

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