FDA approves Belviq to treat some overweight or obese adults

On Wednesday, June 27, 2012 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Belviq (lorcaserin hydrochloride), as an addition to a reduced-calorie diet and exercise, for chronic weight management. The drug is approved for use in adults...

Remarks by the President Barack Obama on Immigration for certain young people in the...

On June 15, 2012,  President Barack Obama live from the Rose Garden made the following remarks on Immigration for certain young people currently in the USA. Please read his speech now and respect his decision and opinions. Remarks by...

Former President Bill Clinton, South African Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi, philanthropist Bill Gates and...

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, General Secretary of the National League for Democracy, (Burma) to address the conference by video. Some 25,000 Scientists, People Living with HIV, and Other Stakeholders expected to attend AIDS 2012. Official...

The Filipino American Chamber of Commerce LA celebrated Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

On Wednesday, May 16, 2012 The Filipino American Chamber of Commerce LA celebrated Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and general membership meeting at The Beverly Garland Holiday Inn located 4222 Vineland Blvd. in North...

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett Proclaims May 9 as State Employee Recognition Day

On Wednesday, May 9, 2012 In appreciation of the hard work and dedication of state employees on behalf of the people of Pennsylvania, Governor Tom Corbett has proclaimed May 9 as State Employee Recognition Day. "State employees are on the front...

Breaking News: Ingrid’s Tapas Bar & Grill formerly Ingrid’s Cafe Announces Ingrid’s Beverly Hills...

On Sunday, April 29, 2012 Ingrid's Tapas Bar & Grill formerly Ingrid's Cafe Announces the closure of Ingrid's Beverly Hills Location. The restaurant will be closed as of April 30th. Ingrid's released the following Statement to all her customers...

Congressman Sherman Announces How Los Angeles Residents Can Find Out If They Have Unclaimed...

CBS Los Angeles and CBS 2 News Los Angeles reported on Saturday, April 14, 2012 that Congressman Brad Sherman (D – Sherman Oaks) has uncovered more than 4,000 taxpayers in LA County who are owed...

MGM Resorts Foundation Announces the 2012 Women’s Leadership Conference Aug. 14 – 15, 2012

Conference will offer career advancement training, networking opportunities and a forum to discuss real life challenges faced by women professionals. As part of its continuing effort to promote professional development and career advancement among women,...

Philippine LA Deputy Consul General Honorable Daniel Espiritu Attends FilAm Chamber of LA 2012...

On Friday, March 30, 2012 The Filipino American Chamber of Commerce LA Officers and Board of Directors held their Induction Ceremony 2012 Officers Installation and new members recognition at Mayflower Seafood Restaurant inside the...

Street Closures During the Honda LA Marathon on Sunday, March 18th‏

HOW TO FIND OUT WHICH STREETS WILL BE PACKED WITH RUNNERS—AND CLOSED TO TRAFFIC—DURING THE HONDA LA MARATHON ON MARCH 18th Streets Closed on Race Course From Dodger Stadium to Finish Line in Santa...

Consumer News: LADWP Reminder: Daylight Saving Time Begins This Sunday

Customers Reminded to Reset Clocks and Timers to Save Water, Power and Money On Friday, March 9, 2012, with Daylight Saving Time beginning at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 11, 2012, the Los Angeles Department...

Jeff Prang named again West Hollywood mayor & Abbe Land mayor pro tem Effective...

On March 6, 2012 The Los Angeles Times newspaper reported that Jeff Prang, the mayor pro tempore of West Hollywood, will be sworn in as mayor of the city in April 2012. Prang, 49, was elected...

Chad Griffin Named Human Rights Campaign Organization’s President

On Friday, March 2, 2012 The Human Rights Campaign announced that Chad H. Griffin was appointed as the next president of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil...

Los Angeles Times to Charge for Online Membership Program Access Starting March 5, 2012

On Monday, February 27, 2012 we received an email from The Los Angeles Times stating that effective March 5, 2012 they will start charging readers for accessing their online site. The initial rate of 99 cents...

Grammy Awards Weekend For Free WeHo Protest Maxfield Two Hours Before Whitney Houston Dies

By JR, Special for Diversity News Magazine. On Saturday, February 11, 2012, During the high-profile Grammy Awards weekend, and just 2 hours before Whitney Houston was found dead at age 48 at the Beverly Hills...

LADWP Water Quality Factor Customer Rate Increase Approved Effective March 2012

On Thursday, February 9, 2012 The Los Angeles City Council approved an adjustment (rate increase) to the City of Los Angeles' Water Rate Ordinance, an action that will ensure that LADWP has sufficient revenues to...

Hideki Kinoshita from New Yorker Wins $50,000 In Examiner.com’s America Inspired Contest

On Wednesday, February 1, 2012 Examiner.com, announced Hideki Kinoshita as the Grand Prize winner of its America Inspired contest. Kinoshita, also known as Kino, has won the $50,000 cash prize award for his extraordinary work and inspiration throughout his community....

Fifth Largest Health System in the Nation Catholic Healthcare West (CHW) is now Dignity...

On January 23, 2012 Catholic Healthcare West (CHW), the fifth largest health system in the nation, announced that it has changed its name to Dignity Health as part of a governance restructure that will...

Southern California Gas Company Warns Customers About Potential Payment Scam

As of Thursday, January 19, 2012 the Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) is warning customers to be aware of an ongoing wire fraud that could potentially reach SoCalGas customers.  The fraudulent activity has been reported...

AIDS Healthcare Foundation: 2012 Tournament of Roses Parade float to honor Elizabeth Taylor

On Thursday, December 22, 2011 AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) announced that its parade float entry, ‘Elizabeth Taylor: Our Champion,’ which AHF entered for consideration for the 123rd Tournament of Roses Parade was approved by Tournament officials and will be sailing down Colorado...