| Oct 31, 2014
| 9:12 AM
A Pacific Northwest rainstorm should arrive in Southern California on Friday afternoon, disrupting Halloween plans and setting the stage for dangerously slick road conditions.
The storm system is expected to bring rain, gusty winds, snow in the...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 8:35 AM
Here are condensed versions of this week's book reviews:
"Yes Please" by Amy Poehler; Dey Street (329 pages, $28.99)
Amy Poehler has written a book. Called "Yes Please," it is, as Poehler fans might expect, funny, wise, earnest, honest, spiritually...
| Oct 24, 2014
Ford plans to add pedestrian detection and auto-braking to its forward-collision warning system with a network of radars and windshield-mounted cameras. Dubbed Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection, the technology debuts on the 2015 Ford Mondeo...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 4:40 AM
Climate change may have "serious, pervasive and irreversible" impacts on human society and nature, according to a draft U.N. report due for approval this week that says governments still have time to avert the worst. Delegates from more than 100...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 10:40 AM
If you drive a car made in the early 2000s, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration wants you to see your dealer -- right now.
The federal agency issued a rare alert Monday, warning that owners of vehicles fitted with airbags made by Takata...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 8:23 PM
Tropical depression, 11 p.m. Tuesday
Tropical Depression No. 9 is expected to approach the Mexican state of Campeche late Wednesday. Tropical storm warnings have been issued. In South Florida, more rain is expected over the next few days....
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:38 PM
NEW YORK — A long-awaited overhaul of New York's LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy international airports moved a step closer to reality this week when the state and federal governments touted a sweeping plan to make over two of the busiest U.S....
| Oct 20, 2014
| 4:10 PM
A weak tornado downed a tree and snapped large tree limbs near Savage during storms Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.
The tornado was one of two confirmed to have formed during the storms and rated EF-0 on the Enhanced Fujita Scale....
| Oct 19, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Heavy rains continued to blanket much of Hawaii on Sunday as Hurricane Ana weakened and headed away from the state, with flash-flood advisories remaining in place for several communities.
Forecasters at the National Weather Service listed the storm as a...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 5:10 PM
A hurricane churning past Hawaii on Saturday pummeled the Pacific archipelago with heavy rain, strong gusts and dangerous surf but was skirting the islands without making a direct hit, the National Weather Service said.
Hurricane Ana was still a...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:49 PM
Hurricane Gonzalo, 11 p.m. Wednesday
OUTLOOK: Packing top winds of 120 mph, or Category 3 strength, Hurricane Gonzalo remains on course to make a direct hit on Bermuda Friday morning. A hurricane warning has been issued for the small island nation....