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Famed film critic celebrates the importance of acting

Famed film critic celebrates the importance of acting

The cast of Les Miserables take their bows. Margarent Williams Theater, New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ, March 22nd, 2014.; Credit: Miguel Angel Nunez via Flickr Think back to your favorite performance on stage or screen, perhaps a time when particular actor or actress captured a moment with which you perfectly identified. How did […]

Famed film critic celebrates the importance of acting

Famed film critic celebrates the importance of acting

The cast of Les Miserables take their bows. Margarent Williams Theater, New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ, March 22nd, 2014.; Credit: Miguel Angel Nunez via Flickr Think back to your favorite performance on stage or screen, perhaps a time when particular actor or actress captured a moment with which you perfectly identified. How did […]

CRE superbug: Medical experts evaluate the response to and implications of outbreak

CRE superbug: Medical experts evaluate the response to and implications of outbreak

Exterior view of the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center during their Ebola virus readiness drill (closed to the media) to test their ability to diagnose and treat Ebola patients in Los Angeles on October 17, 2014. ; Credit: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images UCLA’s Ronald Reagan Medical Center says almost 180 patients may have been infected by […]

CRE superbug: Medical experts evaluate the response to and implications of outbreak

CRE superbug: Medical experts evaluate the response to and implications of outbreak

Exterior view of the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center during their Ebola virus readiness drill (closed to the media) to test their ability to diagnose and treat Ebola patients in Los Angeles on October 17, 2014. ; Credit: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images UCLA’s Ronald Reagan Medical Center says almost 180 patients may have been infected by […]

CRE superbug: Medical experts evaluate the response to and implications of outbreak

CRE superbug: Medical experts evaluate the response to and implications of outbreak

Exterior view of the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center during their Ebola virus readiness drill (closed to the media) to test their ability to diagnose and treat Ebola patients in Los Angeles on October 17, 2014. ; Credit: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images UCLA’s Ronald Reagan Medical Center says almost 180 patients may have been infected by […]

CRE superbug: Medical experts evaluate the response to and implications of outbreak

CRE superbug: Medical experts evaluate the response to and implications of outbreak

Exterior view of the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center during their Ebola virus readiness drill (closed to the media) to test their ability to diagnose and treat Ebola patients in Los Angeles on October 17, 2014. ; Credit: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images UCLA’s Ronald Reagan Medical Center says almost 180 patients may have been infected by […]

US to relax export restrictions on military drones

US to relax export restrictions on military drones

A model of a drone on display as New Yorkers gather to protest Israel’s military assault in Gaza during a rally at Foley Square July 24, 2014. ; Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images The Obama administration will allow the sale of both armed and unarmed drones to allied nations. The announcement comes after an internal […]

US to relax export restrictions on military drones

US to relax export restrictions on military drones

A model of a drone on display as New Yorkers gather to protest Israel’s military assault in Gaza during a rally at Foley Square July 24, 2014. ; Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images The Obama administration will allow the sale of both armed and unarmed drones to allied nations. The announcement comes after an internal […]

Experts debate injunction on federal immigration action

Experts debate injunction on federal immigration action

Undocumented immigrants wait in a holding cell at a U.S. Border Patrol processing center for people detained near the U.S.-Mexico border on September 8, 2014 in McAllen, Texas. The sign, written by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC), reads “Keep Calm and Wash Your Hands.” ; Credit: John Moore/Getty Images Hundreds of thousands of […]

Remembering KTLA’s Stan Chambers

Remembering KTLA’s Stan Chambers

Anchor Stan Chambers attends the KTLA-CW recieving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on January 24, 2007 in Los Angeles, California.; Credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images KTLA anchor Stan Chambers, a fixture on televisions across Southern California for decades has died. He’s covered more than 22,000 stories including Sen. Robert Kennedy’s assassination and the […]