| May 9, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Much has happened to the planet since 1984, and now Google has come up with a way to have a spectacular, bird's-eye view of the changes.
In partnership with the U.S. Geological Survey, NASA and Time magazine, Google has put together a website that...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 10:10 AM
If this was not totally obvious to everyone who glances at this column from time to time, I’m endorsing Barack Obama for president. Now I will make you suffer through a column about why I will vote for a second Obama term and why you should too....
| Sep 4, 2012
| 1:49 PM
It's the question everyone's asking: Did Mitt Romney get a bounce out of last week's Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida?
According to a new national poll released Tuesday, just before the start of the Democratic convention, the GOP...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 8:27 AM
Saturday @ 10am Red Bull Lake Elsinore National Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Lake Elsinore Motorsports Park, 20700 Cereal Street Lake Elsinore www.raceLE.com
The fastest riders on the planet are in Lake Elsinore to compete in the Lucas Oil Pro...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 1:16 PM
The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra's season-opening concerts will be held at 8 p.m. Sept. 28-29 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. The orchestra will be accompanied by British pianist Michael Roll for...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 10:28 AM
It's looking like this Wednesday, Sept. 12, is the day that Apple will likely unveil its fifth iteration of its blockbuster iPhone mobile device.
I've been largely tuned out from all the buzz in recent weeks because, really, you don't really know what...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 11:18 AM
Chicago teachers and administrators started talking again Monday, hours after the educators' union called a strike and school officials said they had nothing left to give.
Public school teachers launched their first strike in the city in 25 years...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 6:36 AM
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Industry analysts are already predicting that Apple's iPhone 5, widely expected to be unveiled on Wednesday, will be the best-selling smartphone of all time. Each new iPhone has outsold the previous version, and the iconic device...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 11:58 AM
There's a hilarious song by the Orange County folk singer Michael Ubaldini called "World Peace in 10 Easy Lessons," in which the narrator journeys from one potential guru to another in hopes of discovering the secret to a strife-free world.
| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:39 AM
Talks were set to start again Wednesday morning with Chicago's school board and striking public school teachers seemingly miles apart from reaching a deal to get 350,000 children back in school.
And as rhetoric and accusations came from both sides,...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 9:41 AM
- The proposal is meant to combat obesity and encourage residents to live healthier lifestyles
- Critics have assailed the ban as "misguided" and "arbitrary"
- New York City spends $4 billion a year on medical care for overweight people,...