| May 13, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Not only does Florida have spectacular coasts on the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico but the state also has plenty of other opportunities for relaxing, refreshing, renewing H2O fun -- at many water parks around the state.
Here's a selection of...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 1:46 PM
A children’s museum that opened in May in downtown Martinsburg no longer is open regularly on Saturdays and has had few visitors since it was dedicated, the board treasurer of the George Washington Heritage Trail Association said Friday.
| May 21, 2013
| 1:24 PM
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis Elementary School studet Danika Gordon is the seven-state regional winner of the Block Kids Building Program competitioni sponsored by the National Associated of Women in Construction. The fifth - grader, daughter of Bruce and...
| May 14, 2013
| 2:27 PM
1. Waiting for the train
Railroad Heritage Days will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 18, and Sunday, May 19, at Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. The event features Thomas the Tank Engine trackless ride, Lego...
| May 15, 2013
| 4:05 PM
"A library should be the heart of a city." Steven S. Choi, mayor of Irvine, said this in his Jan. 29 article in the Orange County Register. This is a theme that has been repeated many times by those who know the benefits of libraries, who know that even...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:27 AM
About 10 tornadoes slashed through parts of North Texas, leaving at least six people dead, dozens injured and more than 100 homes damaged or destroyed as the tornado season got off to a frenzied start.
At least three Texas counties -- Hood, Johnson...
| May 9, 2013
| 4:48 PM
In the Hyades star cluster, located 150 light years from Earth, scientists discovered two white dwarf stars that have Earth-like materials in their atmosphere.
A white dwarf star is a dim remnant of a star that was once like our sun. Usually its...
| May 11, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Eight years in the making, Martinsburg’s new social studies and history-focused children’s museum at the city’s downtown train station is set to open to the public Saturday with a dedication ceremony.
Doors open at 9:30 a.m. Tickets,...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- ITV has acquired a controlling stake in U.S. shingle Thinkfactory Media, which produces shows such as Kevin Costner starrer "Hatfields & McCoys."
The acquisition, which sees another significant step in ITV's strategy for building an...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 8:30 AM
MADRID -- Atresmedia Cine, the powerful film arm of Spanish media conglom Atresmedia, has teamed with Jose Antonio Felez's Atipica Films to co-produce cop thriller "La Isla minima," helmer Alberto Rodriguez's follow up to "Unit 7."
A hard-boiled action...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Spider webs combine a strength and elasticity unmatched by anything we humans can make. They don't trigger much of an immune response in us and are "insoluble in water, two facts that the classical Greeks exploited when they used cobwebs to patch bleeding...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Jeff Robinov isn't happy in his job, nor is Warner Bros. happy with him.
As expected, the parties will likely part company in coming weeks.
However, Robinov has not resigned his post as president of Warner Bros. Motion Picture Group, as reported by...