| Dec 12, 2014
| 7:36 AM
The high waves that crashed on South Florida's beaches over the past few days caused only moderate beach erosion, with no loss of sand comparable to major storms like Hurricane Sandy, officials said.
Worst hit were some of the usual erosion hotspots....
| Dec 1, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Scarlett Johansson has reportedly been Mrs. Romain Dauriac for more than a month now.
"The Avengers" star secretly married the French journalist in Philipsburg, Mont., on Oct. 1, according to People, which cited a clerk for Montana's Granite County....
| Dec 9, 2014
| 12:09 PM
A combination of the almost full moon, seasonal high tide and strong winds brought waves over a temporary barrier that was supposed to protect a storm-battered stretch of A1A under construction.
Officials have been watching water levels since October,...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 4:02 PM
"The Gathering Wind" is a nautical saga and, like the Titanic calamity, you already know the ending. Nevertheless author Gregory A. Freeman has woven a tightly written adventure that keeps you reading all the way to the end.
This is the story of the...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 12:16 PM
You won't be able to see it when it's finished, because the seawall that extends three and a half miles through two beach towns will be covered in sand and is being rooted 30 feet below sea level.
It will act as an invisible barrier against future...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Rising seas and pounding waves driven by climate change are chipping away at the coast near the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, threatening launch pads and future operations, scientists said on Friday.
"There's reason to be nervous now because the...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Inside Fox News, the project had a codename: Gatewood, after a U.S. army commander who helped capture Geronimo in 1886.
It's also the word believed to be used to confirm go-ahead with the final step of a plan to kill terrorist Osama bin Laden in 2011,...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
After decades of being battered, it's possible hurricanes are starting to veer away from Florida, experts say.
Of the 61 hurricanes that have formed in the past nine years, 37 have aimed north in the Atlantic toward such places as Canada, the...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 3:13 PM
TRENTON, N.J. — Three months after Illinois declared the first privately run state lottery a failure, New Jersey's similar experiment is faltering, endangering a program that supports schools and the disabled.
Northstar New Jersey Lottery Group's...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Does the laconic and introspective Frank Bascombe have anything more to say? Is there any juice left in the character who has served as the alter ego for author Richard Ford in three novels or are creator (age 70) and creation (age 68) spent?
| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Oscar Isaac rocked a mean mustache and mullet and Jessica Chastain wowed in a dress that looked like it was made of what she called a cooler version of bubble wrap at Thursday's world premiere of "A Most Violent Year" at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood,...