Doctors treat more than 1000 children for lead poisoning in African village

The Nigerian village that suffered one of the world’s worst recorded incidents of lead poisoning is now habitable and doctors can start treating more than 1,000 contaminated children, a doctor and a scientist from two international agencies said Friday. For some, it already is too late to reverse serious neurological damage, said Dr. Michelle Chouinard, […]

Bling’s a thing during Las Vegas Couture valuables show

LAS VEGAS — At a excellent valuables uncover famous as Couture Las Vegas a few weeks ago, there was one large take-away: The sky’s a limit. With a economy recuperating and bullion prices dropping, a excellent valuables business is booming.  we speak with Los Angeles Times Assistant Managing Editor Alice Short about a trends in […]