| Aug 1, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Let no one suggest that James Cameron doesn't put his mouth -- and the rest of his body -- where his money is. When he isn't busy tugging at the boundaries of the modern Hollywood blockbuster, the director and National Geographic "explorer-in-residence"...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 7:00 AM
That was the headline of the blog entry posted over the weekend after Annapolis sailor Matt Rutherford and partner Nicole Trenholm landed safely in Yokohama. Arrival in Japan ended a 63-day, 6,850-mile nonstop voyage across the Pacific in a 30-...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Sunset magazine is opening the doors Friday on its first Los Angeles-area Idea House, a 4,500-square-foot, four-bedroom and 5 1/2-bathroom contemporary residence in Manhattan Beach, described as "the ultimate modern beach home."
"We wanted a new angle...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 6:45 AM
While you were sleeping last night, and while you were sleeping through this Chicago baseball season, the White Sox became watchable.
Or maybe it was while watching the Blackhawks, but whatever, the Sox not only won’t make you throw battery acid...
| May 26, 2014
| 9:47 PM
Your best players have to be your best players. That’s a Stanley Cup playoff mantra. A playoff rule.
Problem was, most of the Blackhawks best players were their worst when it mattered most in Game 4 of their Western Conference finals.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:53 AM
A namesake of Amelia Earhart is preparing to do something the aviation pioneer couldn't in her time -- fly around the world.
Amelia Rose Earhart, a no-relation namesake of Amelia Mary Earhart, is attempting to complete her predecessor's original flight...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:12 PM
A new census study shows there are more than 2,400 white sharks off California and suggests that existing protective measures should be maintained because they are increasing the size and health of the population.
The study by a 10-member team led by...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:44 AM
Navy Captain George Colvocoresses survived yellow fever, explored uncharted islands of the South Pacific Ocean and conducted daring raids on Southern command posts during the Civil War, only to come home to Connecticut and end up dead.
| May 18, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Worldview Entertainment will finance and produce Joshua Zeman's lonely whale documentary "52" with Adrian Grenier on board to produce.
Producers are Lucy Cooper at Alldayeveryda, Grenier at his Reckless Prods. and Zeman of Gigantic Pictures. Worldview'...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Kiribati will prohibit commercial fishing in a swath of ocean that is a major spawning ground for tuna, the Pacific island nation’s president said this week, not long before President Obama announced U.S. plans to protect top marine areas and...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 10:30 AM
SELLER: Dr. Dre and Nicole Threatt
LOCATION: Los Angeles, Calif.
SIZE: 9,696 square feet, 6 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms
YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: Now that music industry mogul Dr. Dre has done dropped an eye-popping $40 million on Giselle...
| May 20, 2014
| 4:18 PM
When whales are spotted making their annual migration off San Diego, they are a visual wonder. Tourists and others pay to go on whale-watching ventures.
But when a whale dies and washes ashore, it can be a problem.
Take the dead, 50-foot fin whale...