| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:07 AM
After surviving three days in an air pocket at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean, a Nigerian man was rescued alive by divers who were recovering bodies from the ship he was on, The Washington Post reports.
Divers with DCN Diving rescued Harrison...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 6:57 AM
It's a breezy Saturday in Central Florida, which means a rough surf for beachgoers.
Meteorologists are forecasting a partly sunny day, with a high near 78 degrees. Wind gusts could be as high as 20 mph in some areas, according to the National Weather...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Weather forecasters are eyeing another winter weather system that could bring the first snow of the season at the busiest travel time of the year — Thanksgiving Eve.
As you may recall, it was just two weeks ago that some forecasters were...
| Nov 27, 2013
For many of us, lying in a lounge chair at poolside or on a towel in the sand gets boring after a while. We'd like to put some pizazz in our vacations but don't want to take out special insurance policies to cover, say, sky diving. But even the biggest...
| Nov 21, 2013
A new exhibit on ancient architecture at the DuPage Children's Museum is designed to inspire, whatever the age of the kids.
The interactive display, titled "Monumental," provides insight on how science, technology, engineering, art and mathematical...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:08 AM
When the Irish-born novelist Colum McCann sits before a blank page, he launches himself into a vast, empty space. He's surrounded by fog on all sides, so he can't tell if his vehicle is right side up or upside down. The craft he's maneuvering is clunky,...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 5:05 AM
"Why do you think all of the graves face away from the front of the cemetery?" asked our guide at the American Cemetery and Memorial overlooking Omaha Beach in Normandy, France.
My grandfather, uncle and dad all looked at me. They already knew the...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 8:58 AM
The U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday suspended its search for two passengers still missing after a Learjet with four people aboard crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off Fort Lauderdale Tuesday night.
The twin-engine medical air transport, which was heading...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:44 PM
It's only a half-mile, but the bicycle path that the state has committed to build next summer in downtown Titusville could be the beginning of a trail that cuts through the heart of Central Florida and connects the east and west coasts.
"This is the...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 5:20 AM
FLAGLER BEACH, Fla. From my car window along Highway A1A in Flagler County, somewhere between the towns of Marineland and Flagler Beach, the Atlantic Ocean and its sugar-soft dunes glide by in a dizzying landscape of colors and textures.
There is the...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 6:16 AM
Even without Google Maps, the route sound takes to the listener is easy to track. It passes through the outer ear and into the ear canal. Not with Cynaps, a Bluetooth headset in a baseball cap that uses bone-conduction technology to send sound directly to...