| May 21, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Tracking hurricanes is a constantly evolving science. Every hurricane season, technology upgrades help us get a better understanding as to what's playing out in the heart of these storms.
Different methods include using a blend of data from satellites,...
| May 23, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Since October 2008, I have been calling on my colleagues in the House of Representatives to fix the unintended consequences associated with American satellite export regulations that treat all satellites and satellite parts — down to the nuts and...
| May 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Climate change threatens to undermine not only how much food can be grown but also the quality of that food as altered weather patterns lead to a less desirable harvest, according to a new study.
Crops grown by many of the nation's farmers have a...
| May 22, 2014
| 5:24 PM
After countless delays, cost overruns, gridlock gripes from Tesla's Elon Musk and a phenomenon known as "Carmageddon," officials Friday will finally unveil on the 405 Freeway the nation's longest continuous carpool lane.
The opening marks a milestone...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Boosted by strong sales in its first financial quarter, Boeing Co. beat analysts’ estimates largely due to an increased production rate of commercial jetliners.
The Chicago aerospace giant reported a profit of $965 million, or $1.28 a share. That&...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 12:11 PM
When a shark tagged off the Eastern Shore as part of a marine-life tracking project took off on an unprecedented monthlong journey, researchers quite literally watched its every move.
Thanks to cutting-edge satellite tags, scientists at the Guy Harvey...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Four minutes before Hyun-Jin Ryu threw the first pitch of the Dodgers' home opener Friday, Time Warner Cable hit the send button.
Vin Scully had just handed the ceremonial first pitch to Sandy Koufax, two of the most beloved sports figures in Los...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 8:22 AM
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Andrew Loog Oldham, the Rolling Stones' early manager, producer and publicist who is being inducted this year into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has announced that he will skip the ceremony....
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:51 PM
The storm between the Weather Channel and DirecTV has finally cleared.
The network will return to the satellite television provider on Wednesday, the companies said, following a carriage dispute that had left the channel blacked out for DirecTV's 20...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Walt Disney Co. and satellite TV provider Dish Network's sweeping new agreement could lead to changes in the way consumers watch television.
The comprehensive distribution deal, announced late Monday, is expected to become a blueprint on how the...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Weather Channel is set to return to DirecTV after a three-month dispute between the cable programmer and the satellite broadcaster, but not without some major concessions.
To get back on the 20 million-subscriber service, Weather Channel has agreed...