| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Americans’ relationship with small cars has historically rated between hate and tolerance, but that’s changing. For reasons that range from economics to changing demographics and notable sophistication, subcompacts are finding love in America....
| Jul 8, 2014
| 1:48 PM
In government circles, SRT Group long has been known for making customized satellite telephone and radio systems in South Florida for use in remote areas like deserts and war zones.
Now, the Davie-based firm is branching out to serve commercial...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 7:35 AM
CBS is setting off some post-Independence Day fireworks with "Extant" (Wednesday at 9 p.m. EDT), a splashy 13-episode sci-fi thriller starring Halle Berry.
The Academy Award winner plays an astronaut who is having adjustment problems after returning from...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 8:08 AM
Volunteers are invited to assist with the release of leaf-feeding beetles at 9:30 a.m. Friday at Palm Island Park, 411 S. Tremain St., Mount Dora.
The Lake County Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area is hosting the event, which will help rid the...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The setting sun rips a neon-orange hole in the purple clouds and then shatters on the dark waters of the Amazon River. Few on the Sagrado Coracao de Jesus a lumbering passenger and cargo ship hundreds of miles from the nearest town seem to notice the...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 10:00 AM
For at least an hour, one of the biggest stars on the planet was the center of attention at the premiere of CBS' science-fiction drama "Extant" at the California Science Center in Exposition Park. Hundreds of invited guests sampling appetizers and wine...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:32 PM
NASA hopes the third time will be the charm for its OCO-2 satellite, which was rescheduled for liftoff at 2:56 a.m. Wednesday.
Tuesday's Delta II rocket launch was scrubbed Tuesday with just 46 seconds to go when a water suppression system on the launch...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 10:13 AM
— Christen McWithey is sitting in front of a 3-D printer the size of a microwave, figuring out how to turn computer graphics into model satellites and telescopes to support a NASA mission.
Christen McWithey is 19 years old.
McWithey, who just...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 3:20 PM
IRBIL, Iraq Iraqi army commandos and Iranian-trained Shiite Muslim militias pressed their first significant counteroffensive against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria on Friday, battling Sunni insurgents in rebel-held Tikrit after a dramatic...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Singer-songwriter Randy Newman, country singer Jo Dee Messina and actor/singer Danny Aiello, along with a cache of comedy and a long lineup of Broadway and stage performances highlight the 2014-15 season of The State Theatre in Easton, which was...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 3:24 PM
In-flight Internet provider Gogo Inc. said Tuesday that it has reached agreements with several airlines that will allow it to test new satellite services that should greatly speed up download capacity.
The satellite services, both of which rely on low-...