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  • Computer simulates Gulf oil flow into Atlantic

     
    Scientists at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) have conducted computer simulations to suggest how oil from the BP Deepwater Horizon blowout in the Gulf of Mexico might flow into the Atlantic Ocean in the coming weeks.As has been...
  • Hot. Hotter. Hottest. How's your AC?

     
    Today marks the eighth straight day of 90-degree-plus weather at BWI-Marshall, the fourteenth such day this month and the thirty-sixth so far this year. So how's your AC holding up?You'd better hope it's in fine shape, because the next few days......
  • NOAA still expects "very active" hurricane season

     
    With only three named storms on the books so far as we move into the traditional August-to-October peak of hurricane activity in the Atlantic, the National Hurricane Center has trimmed the top end of its predictions for hurricane activity during the 2010....
  • Igor and Julia stalk the Atlantic

     
    There are two hurricanes blowing their way across the Atlantic Ocean on Tuesday. Neither one looks like it will become a threat to the U.S. mainland, although Igor seems likely to stir up dangerous surf.The biggest threat to land is......
  • Gambling on chic

    On stage a few weeks ago at the Music Box Theater at the Borgata Hotel, Idina Menzel (star of Broadway's Rent and Wicked) admitted having some anxiety about bringing her singing act to this seaside resort. A peasant dress she'd worn when performing in...
  • 25 things to do in Virginia Beach

    25 things to do in Virginia Beach
    1. Stroll through history. Follow the Virginia Legends Walk at 13th Street Park and learn about such commonwealth greats as Thomas Jefferson, Arthur Ashe and Patsy Cline. 2. Go for a spin. Ride the Ferris Wheel at the Virginia Beach Amusment Park along...
  • 25 things to do in Southern Delaware

    25 things to do in Southern Delaware
    1. Hit the boardwalk. Rehoboth Beach's boardwalk has an eight-block section newly renovated in 2010. 2. Chill out by the water. Delaware Seashore State Park is bounded on the east by the Atlantic Ocean and on the west by Rehoboth Bay and Indian River...
  • Atlantic City, New Jersey

    Atlantic City, New Jersey
    Go here: This waterfront city features a slew of attractions, the most popular of which are indoors. We're talking about casinos, casinos, casinos. But there's been a concerted effort over the past few years to expand Atlantic City's attractions beyond...
  • Sniper defense dwells on minutiae

    Yellow legal pad in hand, convicted killer John Allen Muhammad pointedly questions a Virginia police officer who has identified Muhammad as the man he stopped behind the wheel of a Chevrolet Caprice, and released, during a police dragnet near an Oct. 9,...
  • 'New' Norfolk is nautical and nice

    NORFOLK, Va. -- The "new" Norfolk hasn't yet sparked the hype of, say, Atlanta or Charlotte. But this historic city's continuing urban renaissance could make it the next gleaming gem of the so-called New South. Situated along waterways where the...
  • The other, quieter Ocean City

    If you're heading east, you'll run out of land before you run out of gas. And if you've seen and done it all in Ocean City , Md., try the other Ocean City - in New Jersey. Other than the name and the fact that both are barrier islands on the Atlantic...
  • On the Boardwalk, a bit of everything

    Though its official name is Atlantic Avenue, it's simply known to the millions who visit Ocean City each year as the Boardwalk. It's the place where you can drench your salty Thrasher's french fries in vinegar. The place where you can drop $10 in...