| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:30 PM
This past Wednesday I received an email from my professional organization — the American Physical Society — with the subject line: "Urgent Helium Alert." The message called on me to contact Congress immediately to urge them to act on helium...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 11:09 AM
MENLO PARK, Calif. -- Google went back to where it all began Thursday, to the Menlo Park garage where founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin first dreamed of a better search engine.
The company opened up the Silicon Valley landmark to the media to...
| Mar 30, 2013
From: Goldberg, Nick
Sent: Saturday, March 30, 2013 12:31 PM
To: Los Angeles Times Staff
Subject: Dan Turner
Dan Turner, an editorial writer at The Times, died this morning after a two year struggle with pancreatic cancer. Though he suffered a lot of...
| Apr 12, 2013
Consider some of the things that have bound our nation together:
Universal postal service at a flat rate, whether you live in Santa Monica or Sitka, Alaska. Interstate highways, built with taxpayer funds and free of tolls. Regulated phone and electric...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 11:28 AM
A new food and wine conference headlined by celebrity chef and cookbook author Sara Moulton is coming to Orlando's Rosen Shingle Creek resort July 19-21. In addition to the latest food and wine trends, the conference will focus on how technology and...
| Apr 28, 2013
The 2013 Summer Movie Preview is a snapshot of films opening through the end of August. Release dates (for Los Angeles) and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Sneaks list: In the...
| May 3, 2013
| 9:18 AM
The car's navigation device veered you off the beaten track into the twilight zones of the Everglades or Weston's winding roads.
It directs you to exit off a ramp along construction-jammed Interstate 595 and the ramp is closed.
Or it sees you want...
| May 6, 2013
| 2:26 PM
A new computing facility at the National Security Agency will help the country better defend against cyber attacks , agency officials and members of Congress said Monday.
The High Performance Computing Center-2 will assist in "front-line defense against...
| May 11, 2013
| 8:00 AM
It is wrong to collect sales tax from online sales by the state where the customer lives ("Senate OKs online sales tax" May 6). If I take the highway to another state, I pay tax in that state. If I take the information superhighway, I should pay sales tax...
| May 13, 2013
| 4:05 PM
BOSTON - Previously sealed documents in the criminal hacking case against deceased Internet activist Aaron Swartz were ordered released Monday by a U.S. judge.
Swartz, who was raised in Highland Park, committed suicide in January before going to trial...
| May 14, 2013
| 5:41 AM
After the coffee. Before the ESPN and ABC upfronts.
The Skinny: I got through the day without any pizza. Let's see if I can make it two in a row. Tuesday's headlines include Fox's new TV schedule for next season. Also, a hedge fund manager is pressuring...