The first-ever global health awareness day, World AIDS Day, was first held in 1988.
A bill ending the standardized tests that California public school students have taken in reading, math and social science since 1999 received Gov. Jerry Brown’s signature on Wednesday.
Campuses in over a dozen school districts were stripped of a state academic rating over allegations of cheating and other misconduct involving standardized test scores, according to a report.
A pair of adult film actors recently infected with the AIDS virus are calling on the porn industry to require all performers to use condoms.
Residents who live near a Vernon battery recycling plant are being offered free blood testing to detect possible lead poisoning, according to reports.
A bill that would end standardized testing in public schools across California Wednesday was met with skepticism by the head of Los Angeles Unified School District.
An Orange County aerospace firm will soon begin flight tests for a new high-tech blimp-style aircraft designed to carry oversized cargo.
The skies over Southern California could soon become the latest testing ground for military drone aircraft.
The U.S. Marine Corps is set to begin cracking down on binge drinking at Camp Pendleton and at bases across the country.
Federal regulators held a community meeting Wednesday to discuss the findings of a radiological investigation at a polluted testing site near Simi Valley.
A controversial practice of testing shelter animals for aggressive behavior could be making a comeback in the city of Los Angeles.
Events, free HIV testing, panel discussions and seminars will mark the 24th annual World AIDS Day in LA County.
Nearly two dozens schools across California – including several in the Southland – have been stripped of a key state ranking due to cheating and other irregularities in administering standardized tests last spring.
The Los Angeles Dodgers lost their second straight game since acquiring Hanley Ramirez, 7-4 to St. Louis on Thursday as David Freese and Matt Carpenter had three hits each to back Cardinals starter Jake Westbrook.
If you’ve ever wondered whether the building you work in would be able to stand up to a massive earthquake, you may soon have your answer.