| Oct 4, 2013
| 2:51 PM
This week, Boston Dynamics unleashed its newest four-legged robot on the world.
Its name is WildCat, its movements are inspired by a cheetah, and you can see it tear around a Massachusetts parking lot in the video above.
WildCat has been designed...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:25 PM
You’ve seen this movie before, Iowa.
Stoking another round of what-if and what-could-be, Sarah Palin is planning a return to the state where presidential dreams are fevered even this far out from the next contest.
The Iowa Faith and Freedom...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 4:54 PM
BOSTON — The Massachusetts medical examiner's office determined that cyanide poisoning killed an alleged extortion victim of Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger who had hoped to testify at Bulger's trial, prosecutors said Sunday.
| Oct 2, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Many of the twins delivered via cesarean section could have been safely delivered the old-fashioned way, according to a new study in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Twin births have been on the rise for three decades, fueled mainly by use of...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 5:38 PM
WASHINGTON — Even with its health insurance marketplace floundering for the fourth week, the Obama administration is resisting what some Democratic allies contend is the most logical response to the problem: giving consumers more time to sign up....
| Nov 4, 2013
| 6:02 AM
Where, exactly, is “East of West”? It’s somewhere far from the glass factory where Nick Dragotta used to do technical […]...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Romantic comedies are still filming in L.A. -- even when it's only a mild flirtation.
An upcoming romantic comedy known as "Basic Math" starring Cameron Diaz and Jason Segal wrapped production in Los Angeles this week.
But the bulk of the Columbia...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Chris Burden, the artist whose "Urban Light" outdoor installation at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art has become a symbol of the city and who is the subject of a retrospective at the New Museum in New York, will be creating a large-scale work for...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:59 AM
BOSTON – With a cultivated air of indifference, convicted mobster James “Whitey” Bulger sat in a Boston courtroom Wednesday listening to his victims take the stand and condemn his involvement in a string of murders during a reign of...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:42 PM
There’s something haunting about the woods of “Coffin Hill,” a feeling writer and co-creator Caitlin Kittredge knows all too well […]...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:09 PM
More than 200 flights were canceled and more than 5,000 were delayed by a deadly storm that is on track to pounce on the East Coast on the busiest travel day of the year.
The airports hardest hit by the cancellations and delays so far were Charlotte...