| Aug 4, 2013
| 5:26 AM
Here is a brief timeline of SeaWorld-related incidents:
Sept. 30, 1987: Chris Barlow of Sea World San Diego was rammed in the stomach by a whale during a show. He was hospitalized but survived.
Nov. 21, 1987: John Sillick fractured his vertebrae,...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 6:25 AM
MALIBU, Calif. (KTLA) -- A rotting whale carcass was pulled out to sea Saturday by a private tugboat hired by Malibu residents who were sick of the smell, officials said.
The 40-foot fin whale washed ashore at Little Dume Beach on Monday, already dead....
| Aug 21, 2012
| 8:48 AM
DANA POINT, Calif. (KTLA) -- It sure looked like a shark, but it was actually a blue whale that was spotted off the coast of Dana Point.
The whale, nicknamed 'Scratches' by the crew at Dana Wharf Sportfishing, entertained whale watchers over the weekend....
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Labor Day has passed and officially the summer season is over, but is it really?
As I have mentioned numerous times, I find fall one of the best times of the year to be on the water enjoying our Southern California weather. The crowds are thinning...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:06 AM
PROVINCETOWN, Mass. - "Provincetown?" a Boston friend, who only summers on tony Nantucket, sniffed when I mentioned my plan to visit the artist colony and fishing port at the tip of Cape Cod. "You're not going to Provincetown. It's so tacky, so hectic....
| Jun 28, 2011
| 1:02 PM
JUNEAU, Alaska — Capt. Jack Cadigan didn't promise we would see a fascinating process known as "bubble-net feeding" while on a 31/2-hour whale watch off Juneau. I hadn't ever seen a whole whale in the wild, so just spying one would do.
We left Auke...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 5:19 PM
SeaWorld Orlando's new killer-whale show includes old favorites, new maneuvers on display and a message designed to inspire landlubbers.
"The title itself, 'One Ocean,' says we're all in one world, the world is one ocean and we as a species can make a...
| Nov 10, 2011
A couple of years ago, about the time Matt Kish turned 40, he decided his hobby was becoming laborious and unrewarding. By day he drove from his home in Columbus, Ohio, to Dayton, where he worked in a library, his title, "audio-video materials selection...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 11:04 AM
Whether you wish you could take tons of pictures of every adorable thing your grandchildren do, or document your world travels, there are plenty of reasons to update to a new and reliable camera.
If your last camera required you load a spool of film...
| Mar 14, 2012
David W. Kenney, SeaWorld's first veterinarian, who played a key role in bringing the original Shamu to the San Diego amusement park as well as a gray whale believed to be the first raised by humans, died Feb. 14 in Montrose, Colo. He was 77.
| Oct 6, 2010
| 9:33 PM
With the BP oil well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico successfully contained, Shell Alaska announced that it has filed an application to proceed with exploratory offshore drilling in the Beaufort Sea off Alaska. The Obama administration suspendedall offshore...