As we're sure you've heard, childhood obesity levels are not doing so good in America. Though they've leveled off overall, low-income cities are still stuffing over 50 percent of their young with enough French fries to earn them an "obese" Post-It on their forehead.
Fattest city in California? That ... More >>
Guess what? If you live anywhere near the 1,000-acre Inglewood oil field -- in Culver Crest, Baldwin Hills, Baldwin Vista, Ladera Heights, Windsor Hills, Village Green or anywhere around there -- your home is bordering the largest urban oil field in America.
Cool, right? It's run by giant Texas oil ... More >>
Here in California, marijuana is legal for just about any ailment you can dream up.
And while medical cannabis supporters have argued that the drug is a harmless tool for grandmothers with cancer who want to forget their pain and spark their appetites, there has been plenty of academic research on ... More >>
These guys have a combined IQ of 420.Los Angeles must be the smartest place in the country. Because we're certainly its medical marijuana dispensary capital.
And a new study out of the U.K. indicates that people who start out life with high IQs tend to end up experimenting with drugs, mariju ... More >>
Town Without Pity -- And HospitalsEveryone knows South L.A. has problems -- even its civic moniker had to be changed from "South Central L.A." a few years ago, so synonymous had those words become with crime and poverty. A new study by the Community Health Councils, however, shows just how bad thing ... More >>