March 7, 2014, Phoenix, AZ -- Most patients with multiple defects of the cytochrome P450 system, which is largely responsible for metabolizing opioids, naturally gravitated toward an opioid regimen primarily metabolized through the cytochrome P450 3A4 enzyme or a non-cytochrome, metabolic pathway, a new study suggests.
Warning of dire consequences, Supervisor Gloria Molina pushed county lawyers to give her access to investigative reports of a deputy-involved fatal shooting in which one of the deputies had been a party to six prior shootings.
The National Weather Service took the highly unusual step of issuing a tornado warning today for parts of Los Angeles County after Doppler radar indicated that a tornado “rotation signature” was spotted in West Covina at 3:24 a.m., and was moving north at 25 miles per hour.
Francisco DeLaRosa, 40, of West Covina, Calif., and Tracey Young, 45, of Los Angeles, pleaded guilty Friday before U.S. Chief District Judge William J. Haynes Jr. to conspiring to launder money derived from a scheme to defraud Nissan North America, according to David Rivera, U.S. attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee.
Health and public policy advocates from AIDS Healthcare Foundation sharply criticized the County of Los Angeles and County health officials after the County failed a recent state audit undertaken to determine if the County has properly used money from a special parcel tax approved by voters in 2002 intended to provide lifesaving emergency medical ... (more)
West Covina Unified's school board nominated and failed to pass every applicant for its provisional appointment before circling back and compromising on a mail carrier with the nickname “Brother Love.” Michael Flowers, a postal worker and past candidate for the board, scored the appointment over several candidates with hefty ... (more)