| May 14, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Only about half of the king penguin chicks born in the wild survive to their first birthday, and the ones that don’t make it are most vulnerable in the weeks after they set off on their own. Why are some birds able to survive when so many others...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 3:53 PM
The views from office towers near Los Angeles International Airport can be great. Tenants watch planes coming and going or check out the city skyline and the Pacific Ocean. They just don’t have much company.
The LAX market has been softer than a...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 1:34 PM
California started giving a ride to millions of young Chinook salmon this week after the state’s record-breaking drought left rivers too dry for them to migrate on their own.
Over the next two months, state and federal officials plan to truck up...
| Mar 23, 2014
It's a tradition for many women to save their wedding dress in a keepsake box for years to come. But 90-year-old Rona Cox has had her hand-sewn wedding dress hanging in the closet — and it's been in perfect condition for nearly 65 years.
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:21 PM
The greatest stain on the history of a proud franchise was officially dissolved Monday, when U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross signed a final decree ending the Dodgers' time in his court.
The bankruptcy cases of the Dodgers and related entities "are...
| May 27, 2014
| 1:55 AM
Expect a hot week with plenty of sun and small chance of rain in the afternoons.
South Florida's Tuesday forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the upper 80s, lows in the mid 70s and a small chance of showers.
The rain chance increases to...
| May 19, 2014
| 5:20 PM
If dolphins depart the National Aquarium, officials are contemplating what to do with the 1.2 million-gallon pool where the marine mammals have been on display for more than two decades.
Among the possibilities: creating an underwater forest with...
| May 15, 2014
| 3:00 AM
A charge for electricity that millions of Americans didn't even know they pay will suddenly disappear Friday, after the Energy Department this week quietly notified utilities across the country that it was suspending its fees for a future nuclear waste...
| May 26, 2014
| 9:47 PM
Your best players have to be your best players. That’s a Stanley Cup playoff mantra. A playoff rule.
Problem was, most of the Blackhawks best players were their worst when it mattered most in Game 4 of their Western Conference finals.
| May 21, 2014
| 5:01 PM
NFL All-Pro linebacker Nick Barnett has yet to land a new team this offseason, but he has managed to find a new home. The free agent recently paid $1.9 million for a 6,050-square-foot house in Southern California.
Found alone on a hilltop cul-de-sac...
| May 27, 2014
| 8:20 PM
She used to be a hairdresser but now wears wigs.
Flamboyant wigs to match her clothes. Clothes that are not just clothes but statements. Whimsical, iconoclastic statements that defy description.
And that's the point: Sindee Bartz is in her own league....