| Aug 17, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Maurice Ravel wrote a stunning piece of music called "Pavane for a Dead Princess." Another genius of a man played for many a princess, real or imagined, in his lifetime. Robin Williams apparently chose to die on a supermoon night. His pain was perhaps...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 2:32 PM
As the daytime crowds at Aliso Beach packed up and the sun started its descent into the sea Sunday evening, the beat rose.
Tucked into a corner of the beach, men with leathery skin and matted dreadlocks sat alongside chic blondes in lawn chairs around...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The largest full moon of 2014 rises Sunday, brightening the night sky just as the annual Perseid meteor shower peaks.
The moon is full at 2:09 p.m. Sunday, rising at 7:54 p.m. in Baltimore. It's most commonly known as the Sturgeon Moon, and also as...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Hey there sky watchers, it's supermoon time!
This Sunday, when the full moon rises in the night sky, it will appear about 14% bigger and 30% brighter than an average full moon. That's because the moon will turn full within the same hour that it is...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 12:24 PM
One by one we rolled toward Dodger Stadium, in Hyundais, Jeeps and Teslas amid stretch limousines and black SUVs. We arrived via every avenue, more than 50,000 strong, part of a mass pilgrimage to see Paul McCartney. The last time he played the stadium...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 9:00 PM
All right Earthlings, it’s August. Time to put the finishing touches on your tin-foil hats and circle Aug. 10 on the calendar for the second of the three supermoons to take place this summer.
A supermoon, or what the scientific community refers to...
| Aug 4, 2014
All right Earthlings, it’s August. Time to put the finishing touches on your tin-foil hats and circle Aug. 10 on the calendar for the second of the three supermoons to take place this summer....
| Aug 11, 2014
Monday's Pictures in the News begins in the Canary Islands, where a supermoon is captured from the Astro-Physical Institute of the Canaries in Teide volcano of Tenerife. The supermoon was the biggest and brightest of the year, and it marked the point in...
| Jul 15, 2014
An Ohio man recently asked people on the Internet to give him money to make some potato salad. He wanted $10 but wound up with nearly $50,000 and counting.
That's bad news for potatoes but good news for Zack Brown, who used the fundraising website...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 8:36 AM
A "supermoon" rose above cities from Los Angeles to London on Saturday night, the first of three times this year the full moon will orbit nearer the earth and appear unusually large and bright.
The supermoon is technically known as a "perigee moon"...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 9:14 AM
The "supermoon" is gone for now, but not before putting on a show Saturday night.
Social media lit up last night with photos of the moon in different parts of Southern California.
One showed the moon at Century City, another over downtown Los...