| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Coastal flooding could cost big cities more than $60 billion a year by mid-century, with losses jumping even more dramatically if nothing is done to counter rising sea levels and subsiding land, a new study has found.
A team of researchers analyzed data...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Home prices posted double-digit gains for the fourth consecutive month in June, raising concerns among some analysts that speculative forces are driving the market.
Home prices rose 2.2% from May and 12.1% over June 2012, with Western cities leading the...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:51 PM
WASHINGTON — Do you feel that hint of a chill starting to swirl through the housing market? The cooling is slight, but it's real.
Home prices are not rising as fast in most metropolitan areas as they did earlier this year and much of 2012....
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Tom Brady showed up at practice Thursday wearing a brace on his left knee, and the New England quarterback reportedly expects to play in Friday’s exhibition game against Tampa Bay.
Brady wasn’t wearing a protective brace Wednesday when he...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:15 PM
NEW YORK — The bank's infamous "London whale" trades involved complex financial products, but prosecutors alleged that a cover-up by former JPMorgan Chase & Co. employees involved simple lies.
The accusation was part of criminal charges filed...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Officials on Monday were dealing with the aftermath of an overnight sinkhole at a resort near Disney World that partially swallowed one residential villa and forced guests to flee for their lives.
None of the guests reported injuries late Sunday night,...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 11:24 PM
After all the surgeries and disappointments, Nate Adams finally made his way back to the top of the podium with a gold-medal performance in Moto X speed and style, which combines racing and freestyle tricks for a final score.
The Glendale, Ariz., native...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Popular Spanish-language radio personality Eddie "Piolín" Sotelo's departure from Univision Communications Inc. in the wake of sexual harassment allegations won't necessarily be a career-ending blow, but a comeback could be tricky, experts said.
| Jul 18, 2013
| 12:12 AM
Monorail car moves forward to cut ribbon during ceremony dedicating the new Busch Gardens in Van Nuys....
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Bill Warner, who set the world record for fastest speed on a conventional motorcycle, died Sunday after losing control while again trying to top 300 mph at a former air base in northern Maine. He was 44.
The speed racer and Florida fish farmer was...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 8:30 PM
A man suspected of riddling a Los Angeles Police Department patrol car with bullets was captured after being bitten by a search dog, authorities said Monday evening.
The windshield of the LAPD cruiser was struck by multiple rounds during the afternoon...