| May 23, 2012
| 3:09 PM
When I head to Iceland, it’s becoming increasingly probable that I will get to interview Reykjavik’s comedian-mayor and an expert on Europe’s largest ice mass—in other words, covering all of my primary interests not basketball-...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 9:03 AM
Scientists have pinpointed a likely source for many cases of autism and schizophrenia: Men who become fathers later in life pass on more brand-new genetic mutations to their offspring.
The finding buttresses observations from population studies that...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 2:32 PM
Timmy Turner's long-awaited film "Cold Thoughts" debuts Thursday night at Huntington Beach High School's Academy for the Performing Arts auditorium, so don't think twice about seeing it.
Turner is Huntington Beach's own surfer-turned-filmmaker, and a...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 1:22 PM
"The Bartender's Tale" by Ivan Doig, Riverhead Books, 387 pages, $27.95.
Rusty Harry tells the story of life with his father, Tom Harry, owner of the Medicine Lodge bar in Gros Ventre, Montana.
Rusty's parents divorced when he was a baby and his...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 10:40 AM
Scientists have raised an aviation alert level around a remote Alaskan volcano after a small eruption produced an ash cloud several miles high.
Cleveland Volcano, on the Aleutian Islands southwest of mainland Alaska, erupted briefly Tuesday afternoon,...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 9:29 AM
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| Feb 1, 2012
| 8:09 AM
Officials are monitoring a remote Alaska volcanothat could launch an ash cloud, potentially threatening intercontinental flights.
"Eruptive activity" of Cleveland Volcano was detected in satellite data, according to the Alaska Volcano Observatory.
| Jul 23, 2012
Few people have seen Alzheimer's as up-close and personal as Joanne Bara.
Alzheimer's claimed her mom Mira at the age of 74. Joanna said Alzheimer's turned her mom from a sweetie to a meanie and then three months later her dad Donald was diagnosed....
| Aug 16, 2012
| 3:47 PM
A call claiming a bomb was aboard a Moscow bound passenger jet flying from John F. Kennedy Airport Thursday forced the plane to land in Iceland, according to reports.
The anonymous caller told a law enforcement agency in New York that there were five...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Andrew Buerger thought he'd spend his life as the editor and publisher of Baltimore's Jewish Times -- someone in his family had held the job for nearly 100 years.
But when he was pushed out of the publication by a new owner earlier this month, it didn'...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:47 AM
In just four years, Kit Harington has gone from fledgling actor to one of the leading men in the HBO hit "Game of Thrones."
Harington plays Jon Snow, the bastard son of Ned Stark and a mother he's never known who now serves as a Brother of the Night's...