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All the Ways You Might Be Able to Get to the Valley One Day

Valley Transit Dreams<p>[Images via LA Register]<p>Getting to the notoriously car-centric wasteland of the Valley, and moving though it, may be a lot easier in the not-too-distant future, thanks to billions of dollars worth of transit options that are either on their way or in the early stages of …

Deadly Tornadoes in Pictures

An Atlantic puffin returns to its summer nesting site in Scotland's Shetland Islands. http://on.natgeo.com/1rQx3Uj #TPC2014 Photograph by Jack Breadmore/National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

Why would a mother kill her babies?

In 2001, the nation watched as Andrea Yates, by all accounts a loving mother, was arrested in the killings of her five children after drowning them in a bathtub. In the trial that followed, we learned she had a history of mental illness, which intensified in her postpartum periods and required four …

Just say yes? The rise of 'study drugs' in college

Around this time of year, you're more likely to find college students in the library cramming for final exams than out partying. In an environment where the workload is endless and there's always more to be done, a quick fix to help buckle down and power through becomes very tempting.<p>Prescription …

'The Green Inferno' Trailer

'Obvious Child' Trailer

Happy Bat Appreciation Day!

Today is a good day — it’s bat appreciation day! Let’s take a moment to appreciate bats.<p><b>Bats are the only flying mammals.</b><br>You can see the evolution of this unique ability just by looking at their wings, or rather hand-wings, which give the entire order its name: Chiroptera. They contain the same …

Wind Power