Two major weather phenomena that emerged last year – El Niño and the North Atlantic Oscillation – put a big kink in the jet stream and caused blizzards, tornadoes, and perhaps even last weekend's torrent in Tennessee, which caused the Grand Ole Opry flood.
05/04/2010 04:51 pm
That is the next question investigators will be asking now that Faisal Shahzad has been charged in the Times Square bomber plot. Reports suggest arrests in Pakistan have already been made.
05/04/2010 03:30 pm
Video cameras, fingerprints, and chemical clues could all come into play as authorities try to identify who drove an explosives-laden vehicle into Times Square. The bomb plot left behind plenty of evidence.
05/03/2010 04:16 pm
A group of Chinese and Turkish explorers announced this week they are '99.9 percent' sure of their discovery on Mt. Ararat. While Noah's ark found in Turkey would bolster Bible literalists, an American ark-hunter says the latest discovery could be a hoax.
04/28/2010 05:25 pm
The L.A. Wagner festival showcases a host of modern interpretations inspired by the German composer's work.
04/26/2010 06:31 pm
Two decades after they began running US operations from Bangalore and other cities, Indian IT companies are hiring Americans to do work that was once outsourced. What gives?
04/12/2010 08:35 am
Replacing retiring Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens depends largely on who President Obama nominates. But given Obama's political standing these days, confirmation by the Senate is unlikely to be quick and easy.
04/09/2010 08:13 pm
Ella Mae Johnson shares the wisdom garnered in more than a century of courageous and generous living.
04/02/2010 10:32 am
Bollywood film 'Varudu' releases across the US today. But Varudu movie reviews are scant on information, and the production company has kept a lid on details.
03/31/2010 01:00 pm
The US healthcare reform law creates much more paperwork for insurance firms – and plenty of new business for Indian outsourcing companies.
03/25/2010 11:26 am