| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:47 PM
If you can imagine surfing culture maybe 50 years ago, that's what skimboarding is like today: young, eclectic and positive.
It's a fun, rambunctious family with distant cousins in Japan, Chile, Australia, Portugal, Philippines, Spain and Mexico....
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Each of us has a core community of bacterial strains that lives in our lower digestive tract — a personal set of microbes that remains relatively stable in the gut over the course of decades, scientists said Thursday.
In an examination of the...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 3:17 PM
The Baltimore County state's attorney's office will determine whether to pursue charges against a Lansdowne man in the death of a 16-month-old girl who was left in a hot truck for four hours Friday.
The medical examiner's office ruled that Sybriya...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 8:25 AM
On a warm spring night in 1992, the Rock Bottom Remainders took the stage at the Cowboy Boogie in Anaheim, Calif. With more than a dozen best-seling authors, including Dave Barry, Amy Tan, Barbara Kingsolver and Stephen King, the band rocked out,...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:04 PM
It began as series of small shuddering earthquakes beneath Alaska's Mt. Redoubt that gradually coalesced into a high-frequency "scream," according to seismologists.
While scientists could only guess as to what triggered the vibrations, there was no...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The dual-sport market continues to be a growth sector for the motorcycle industry. The CRF250L is Honda's latest attempt to create market dominance in this sector as it has in others.
The company has fielded a very able bike. The CRF250L -- Honda's...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Caltrans announced that two lanes of the northbound 5 Freeway will reopen later this afternoon for the first time since a tanker truck fire at the freeway’s junction with the 2 Freeway on Saturday.
But officials said they are still not sure when...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 4:59 PM
| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:07 PM
| Jul 21, 2013
It's finally been warm around here. So let's soak up these facts about sweat:
1 Human sweat is odorless. The eccrine and apocrine glands' emissions do, however, provide the perfect home for bacteria to grow and thrive — and that's where the...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 12:01 PM
Jimmy Fallon is making Brian Williams rap again.
The "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" host has had his editors cut together clips of Williams delivering the "NBC Nightly News" to make it appear he was rapping Dr. Dre's "Nuthin' But a 'G' Thang," N.W.A.'...