Leif Overturf takes advantage of the large surf near the Bogue Inlet Fishing Pier in Emerald Isle, N.C., as Hurricane Irene heads toward the North Carolina coast on Aug. 25. Approaching storms are known for improving surfing conditions ahead of their landfall.
Hurricane names say more about that hurricane and hurricane season than you might think.
A Christian Science perspective.
The 10-mile shutdown of Interstate 405 this weekend in Southern California is being called 'carmageddon.' Will Los Angeles set the new world record for worst traffic jam? Here are four of the worst traffic jams worldwide.
The Gulf oil spill was capped a year ago Friday, but offshore drilling is still far off its pre-spill pace. With a new regulatory agency putting a greater emphasis on safety, the industry might have to adjust to a new normal.
Just in time for the Fourth of July, a report on the environmental quality of America's beaches. Does your beach get five stars?
Rachel Bilson will star as Zoe Hart in CW's 'Hart of Dixie' this fall. With plenty of promising love interests and drama, 'Hart of Dixie' should be everything expected from a CW show.
A controversial oil-sands pipeline operated by a Canadian oil company was ordered shut down Friday on charges that its continued operation would be hazardous to lives and the environment.
The average price of gas was $3.85 a gallon for the week that ended Monday. The number of automotive travelers during Memorial Day weekend is expected to be about the same as a year ago.