| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Masquerading as a response to California's drought, a bill to waive environmental protections and divert more water to Central Valley agriculture passed the Republican-controlled House in February and is now going to conference to be reconciled with a...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:56 PM
A Los Angeles-based company called Coffee Blocks is hoping you'll reach past the half-and-half and instead give butter, coconut oil and egg yolks a try in your morning brew.
The company, started by former athletes Tom Meredith, Steven Kiefer and Chad...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 4:40 PM
It may be a distant memory as the height of summer approaches, but all that roadside salt laid down in the winter in the icy, snowy parts of the U.S. is changing the bodies and brains of butterflies in strange ways, says a team of scientists at the...
| Jun 11, 2014
Nick Santillo, president of Fractl, keeps an open door policy at his digital content marketing agency. The chic industrial loft space has few walls and no cubicles.
Walls limit accessibility with divisions and artificial hierarchies, he said. The process...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Americans on average eat between 3 to 5 pounds of food per day. Food is the center of our lives; most activities are scheduled around food, new diets are advertised everywhere, and you can buy food on almost any street corner. With food being such a large...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 6:00 AM
By 9 a.m., Jack Motter had been planting peas for hours.
He pushed a two-wheeled contraption that deposited a seed every few inches along neat rows at Ellwood Canyon Farms, just outside Santa Barbara. As clouds gathered overhead, he picked up the pace...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- After announcing plans to acquire a controlling stake in media conglomerate Network18 last week, billionaire Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries is planning to list its home shopping network HomeShop18 on the New York Stock Exchange....
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:17 PM
California has largely escaped two decades of controversy surrounding the resurgence of wolves in the West, but the state stepped firmly into the fray Wednesday as wildlife officials voted to extend endangered species protections to gray wolves....
| May 29, 2014
| 11:45 AM
The newest of the magnet programs for advanced high school students in Harford County saw its first class of graduates earn their diplomas this spring.
At North Harford High School, the 35 students enrolled in the Natural Resources and Agricultural...
| May 27, 2014
| 1:59 PM
A high-ranking Annapolis police officer was found not guilty Tuesday of assaulting his wife at their home in Easton.
Capt. Christopher A. Amoia was charged with second-degree assault on April 4. Easton police said the alleged victim told police the...
| May 30, 2014
| 1:24 PM
When Kay McConnell's daughter moved with the rest of her classmates into Friends School's new middle-school building, the kids seemed out of sorts in the unfamiliar space. It was as if they missed the coziness of the cramped quarters that had been their...