Blue Star Moms is teaming up with Houchin Blood Bank and Pacific Gas and Electric Co. to put care packages together for service members and a weeklong blood drive in honor of Veterans Day.
Morning weather forecaster Aaron Perlman talks with the American Lung Association's Heather Dumais as she explains how the San Joaquin Valley's air may get worse. Plus, what the particulate matter in the atmosphere is doing to our lungs, and who's most susceptible.
Dr. Robert Fuller didn't hesitate to go to Indonesia to treat survivors of the 2004 tsunami, to Haiti to help after the 2010 earthquake or to the Philippines after a devastating typhoon last year. But he's given up on going to West Africa to care for Ebola patients this winter.
The recycling company being sued for the deaths of two brothers is now being sold.
The Valley Air District's executive director and air pollution control officer, Seyed Sadredin, called the unusually high pollution levels "dangerous to public health."
“We had several students that went home and several parents that had called in at the elementary school,” said Shive. “Mainly in the kindergarten and first grade classes.”
California voters on Tuesday shot down a ballot initiative that sought to expand the state insurance commissioner's authority after health insurance companies poured millions of dollars into advertising to fight it.
Voters on Tuesday soundly defeated a proposal to lift a decades-old cap on courtroom damages for medical negligence, after a multimillion-dollar political duel pitting trial lawyers against doctors and insurers.
Top medical experts studying the spread of Ebola say the public should expect more cases to emerge in the United States by year's end as infected people arrive here from West Africa, including American doctors and nurses returning from the hot zone and people fleeing from the deadly disease.
A Dallas nurse who recovered from Ebola has been reunited with her dog named Bentley, who has been quarantined since she fell ill.
Seattle-based Starbucks is telling baristas and other retail employees to refrain from wearing almost all jewelry, including engagement rings, while at work. The coffee giant says it is adhering to federal food safety guidelines, as it amps up food offerings at thousands of stores over the next five years.
The California Department of Public Health has issued a 21-day quarantine order for people traveling from Ebola-stricken areas who have had contact with infected patients, but the restrictions will be determined by county health officers depending on the individual's level of risk exposure.
Eyewitness News got Halloween safety advice from the Kern County fire and sheriff's departments.
The Check Before You Burn winter air-pollution control program is back, starting this weekend.
California health officials announced Wednesday that the state is requiring a 21-day quarantine for people traveling from Ebola-stricken areas who have had contact with infected patients.