The drought that is plaguing California is worse than originally expected, say officials. Suraya Fadel reports.
University Park residents are campaigning to have a nearby oil drilling facility shut down amid claims its operation is making them sick. Suraya was at a Town Hall meeting tonight, where residents were armed with concerns and graphic representations of what they say are debilitating symptoms they feel are linked to the strong odors emanating from the urban oil field, which produces about 80 barrels of oil a day. Suraya Fadel Reporting Read more…
Thousands of Californians seeking to buy their own health insurance flooded call centers with questions and overloaded the state’s online marketplace Tuesday on the first day of a new federal health care law that will dramatically change the way Americans buy health insurance. Suraya Fadel Reporting.
Camarillo residents are questioning the authenticity of a mailer warning of serious health risks posed to people living near the site of the Springs Fire where hazardous materials burned earlier this month. Suraya Fadel reports, the notice, printed on letterhead from Prime Law Group, offers free on-site home inspections to determine the alleged scope of contamination on properties within ten miles of the site which they believe are affected.
Four Southern California hospitals are set to close this week, putting hundreds of people out of work, after a $7 million fine from the state.
The emergency departments of Bellflower Medical Center, Newport Specialty Hospital and Los Angeles Metropolitan Medical Center’s Los Angeles and Hawthorne campuses are now closed.
Suraya Fadel reports.