| Aug 14, 2012
| 3:43 PM
Environmentalists warned Tuesday that an oil spill could wreak havoc on the Russian Arctic before emergency crews could reach the remote area where a Russian company has installed a platform, planning to start drilling in the treacherous region....
| Jun 22, 2011
Jason Earles is taking on two more prominent roles on Disney television shows. The 34-year-old actor has moved from his supporting role as Hannah Montana's brother, Jackson Stewart, to play a mentor on his new Disney XD series, 'Kickin' It,' and co-host...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 6:12 PM
Let's say you have a product that people automatically associate with you.
Except for one hiccup in the timeline, it's been on the market since before Capt. John Smith rowed a boat around the Chesapeake. And it's so popular that people will do crazy...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 9:31 PM
SANTA MONICA (KTLA) -- Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier shut off the lights on its world-famous Ferris wheel Saturday night in honor of the sixth annual Earth Hour.
For just one hour, iconic landmarks across Southern California shut off the power...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 4:49 PM
TUCSON, AZ -- A Mexican restaurant is causing quite an uproar by announcing a new addition to the menu -- lion meat tacos.
Tucson's Boca Tacos y Tequila is known for its exotic menu.
The eatery previously made headlines with tacos made from kangaroo,...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 11:01 AM
Even as more Americans embrace sustainable food, meats often remain the final frontier. Grass-fed, pastured and organic meats can produce wonderful meals, but they can be hard to find, more expensive and a challenge to cook right.
Still, with a recent...
| May 15, 2012
| 12:56 PM
From high above the earth, an astronaut launched the latest report card on the health of the planet which once again paints an alarming image of over-consumption and exploitation.
In a recorded message, Andre Kuipers, an astronaut with the European Space...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 4:54 PM
Oh, panda's are so cute. Well, not this one.
Researchers at the Wanglong Nature Reserve in southwest Sichuan Province were surprised to catch one on video gnawing on the bones and eating the meat of a gnu.
Pandas mostly eat bamboo.
The World Wildlife...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 6:47 AM
Amid the tangle of towering steel, heavy cranes and overcast skies of Seattle's busy commercial shipyards, Shell Oil's massive Kulluk drilling rig is preparing to push off for the Arctic Ocean.
When it does, America's balance between energy needs and...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 7:41 PM
He stands on a grassy slope, right arm extended upward with an alfalfa treat, addressing his 4-ton companion in the tones of a tender friend.
"You're a sweetie, aren't you? You're special," Mike McClure says. And Dolly plucks the treat from his hand,...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Tonight is the sixth annual Earth Hour, an event the World Wildlife Fund created to promote awareness of global climate change. Participants are encouraged to turn lights out for an hour at 8:30 p.m.
Organizers are among those concerned fossil fuel...