| 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...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 2:11 PM
It's about 6:10 a.m. Thursday and 52 degrees in Costa Mesa.
Gaetano Russo has already been on the clock for 2 1/2 hours.
The skies are still black when his work truck approaches a side gate at the Santa Ana Country Club. He parks the Ford F-350 just...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 10:12 AM
It didn't take storm Sandy one year ago to interest Munich Re, parent company of Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Co., in climate and meteorological research.
The German reinsurer has been exploring the subject since the 1970s and has...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 3:51 PM
The pilot of a small aircraft reported that a passenger fell out of the plane while flying over the Atlantic Ocean east of Key Biscayne on Thursday, reported The Miami Herald. A search for the missing passenger begun shortly after the report.
| 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 8, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Come play in paradise. From sugar-soft sand beaches to crystal-clear turquoise waters that stretch for miles, Grand Lucayan captures the essence of the classic Bahamian vacation. Surrounded by spectacular natural beauty, this palm-fringed playground...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Lester Clarke will be the Marshal of this year's Gypsy Day Parade.
Clarke served as a professor and administrator at Northern State University. He served as vice president and Dean of Northern State College until 1984 and served as an interim president....
| 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...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 12:02 PM
Last week: The death of former Mayor and Congressman E. Clay Shaw, Jr. is a tremendous loss. In a long and distinguished career, he personified a more civil style of public service. Clay Shaw was collegial, dignified, and honorable, and always did what he...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Regulators approved more than $1 billion in state-directed power contracts on Wednesday, but not without expressing their doubts about whether some benefits of the clean, cheap electricity would accrue to Connecticut.
The state Public Utilities...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 1:41 PM
The year's 13th tropical depression in the Atlantic Ocean formed Monday and was expected to become Tropical Storm Lorenzo by Tuesday, though the tropics overall remain more subdued than had been expected earlier this year.
The depression was about 650...