| Dec 5, 2008
| 4:32 PM
The CEO of Gulf Oil predicts the price of a barrel of oil could go as low as $20, with gas prices hitting a bottom of $1 a gallon by early next year. Gas is currently at $1.77 a gallon......
| Apr 22, 2010
| 4:26 PM
An Earth Day serenade did not stop Palm Beach County commissioners from approving 2,400 acres rock mining on a day dedicated to conservation. Barry Silver and his eight-year-old son Aryeh were among the group of environmental activists who Thursday...
| Jan 15, 2009
| 4:26 PM
Timing can be tricky when it comes to real estate, and politics. On Tuesday, Palm Beach County commissioners publicly criticized South Florida Water Management District officials for how they handled a proposed $1.34 billion land deal with U.S. Sugar...
| Oct 10, 2013
Halloween is hard enough, what with figuring out your own costume, helping the kids choose theirs and trying not to snack on the industrial-size bag of Kit-Kats you've convinced yourself is necessary, despite your house's location on a side street, off...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 7:42 PM
Last January, when Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens launched his comeback after seven years in retirement, his daughter, Madison, wasn't happy. She was in the winner's circle at Santa Anita, crying, "I want my daddy."
Eight months later, the 4-year-...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Runaway litigation is destroying America, to be sure, and ordinarily the last thing anybody should welcome is another lawsuit, especially one that seems to be aimed at silencing criticism of a public figure.
Penn State climate scientist Michael Mann...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 2:54 PM
At the Museum of Science and Industry, past energy is amply represented. The Coal Mine exhibit is a behemoth, an all-star there for eight decades running.
But coal was then, or it ought to be if you believe the (advance-degreed, peer-reviewed) Chicken...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:49 AM
No matter your stance on the issue, there is no disputing how the intersection of personal property rights and government oversight are etched on the American narrative.
Nowhere is this collision course more prominent than in the 49th state.
| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:14 PM
When classes begin Tuesday in L.A. Unified, it will be the first opening day that Sherri Williams has missed in 31 years — and that doesn't count her time as a student.
Williams has spent her career as a teacher and principal at schools in South...
| Aug 18, 2007
On any given day, an average of 148,000 people will die. That means over a million people have died in the last week. Nearly 5 million have died since around this time last month, which, incidentally, was exactly when we were briefly bombarded with the...
| Aug 1, 2012
As shipments go, it was routine — about half a ton of supplies — except it was delivered by the first commercial flight to the International Space Station. SpaceX partnered with NASA in this new model, the brainchild of Elon Musk, who's behind...