July 28, 2014; 8:49 AM ET
A wildfire that has already destroyed at least 17 structures is threatening more than 500 more in the Sierra Nevada foothills near Plymouth, California, according to state fire officials. more >
A thundershower today
Jul 28, 2014; 10:06AM ET Fast moving thunderstorms caught beachgoers off guard at the world famous Venice Beach in Los Angeles County in California on Monday. Lightning from the storm struck multiple people while others quickly sought shelter.
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Rises at 7:41 AM with 13:08 of moolight, then sets at 8:49 PM
A new video gives an extended look at the record-breaking first test flight by a company that aims to begin lofting passengers on balloon cruises to near-space by 2016.
Ocean waves, the hot sun, sea breezes -- the right combination makes a great day at the beach. A different combination makes a killer hurricane.
Satellite photos could be a promising way to track the habits of wildlife in remote, inaccessible parts of the Arctic, a new study finds.
A rocket that was set to loft an Earth-gazing satellite to space did not get off its launch pad in California on July 1 due to a problem with the pad's water system.