The brother of the Seattle-area intern fatally mauled by a lion at a Central California exotic animal park says the family always wondered about the risks in her chosen line of work, but knew the dangers were a part of the profession.
Bakersfield police say no criminal charges will be filed against anyone connected to an assisted-living home where a nurse refused a 911 dispatcher's pleas to perform CPR on a dying 87-year-old resident.
The company that operates a California elder care facility where a woman died after being denied CPR says the employee who refused to cooperate with a 911 dispatcher did not understand company policies.
The family of a California woman who died after a nurse at her independent living home refused to provide CPR says she chose to live in a facility without medical staff and wanted to pass away without life-prolonging intervention.
Homeless people and Californians who make less than $14,702 a year will be able to get free cell phones and service, thanks to a new statewide program that began this week as part of the federally funded Lifeline effort.