Robin Williams' suicide seizes the year on Google

...with a few exceptions. Wurst didn't make the Top 10 list in the U.S., nor did the Winter Olympics. Instead, Web surfers in the U.S. were seeking more information about the August confrontation that culminated in a white policeman shooting and...

Surfers, city clash over rules

...the board to the surfer to prevent injury...in the water. But surfers think it would be...one tiny area for surfers - filled with happy smiling kids," surfer Jess Tucker said...kid-size obstacles." Surfer Ryan Respess is originally...Beach, where he said surfers and swimmers have...

Plotless 'Rise of the Silver Surfer' collapses under its own weight

...Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer sinks under its leaden dialogue, uninspired...his original incarnation, the Silver Surfer was a counterculture favorite, a philosophy-spouting...about the power cosmic, the cinematic Surfer rarely says anything at all, opting instead...

El Nino means endless summer for California surfers

...The water is so warm that surfers don't need wetsuits, and...last thing on the minds of surfers like Jon Rider, who rode the...the cold ocean can leave a surfer in shivers after just a few...months, it truly could be a surfer's endless summer. "It's...

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Competitive teen surfer loses arm in shark attack

LIHUE, Hawaii -- A shark bit off the left arm of a 13-year-old competitive surfer Friday morning while she was lying on her board in clear water, authorities said. Bethany Hamilton was attacked on Kauai's...

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Rookie wins rainy, accident-filled Surfers Paradise race

SURFERS PARADISE, Australia -- Rookie Mario Dominguez won the rain-shortened Honda Indy 300 Sunday, which started with a major crash...

WWII book details story of 'First SEALS'

...Donovan's OSS recruiters sought out yachtsmen, Olympic-caliber swimmers and California "beach rats" ? lifeguards and surfers.Monteleone, the son of Italian immigrants, was recruited by the OSS because he spoke fluent Italian and was trained as...

Review: 'Fantastic Four' still bore with 'Silver Surfer'

...Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer" exceeds the first movie mainly by the...There's a little more at stake in "Silver Surfer" -- the destruction of Earth -- though...about action since last time -- "Silver Surfer" shows definite improvement over the...

Teenager plays soulful surfer on 'Summerland'

...more ways than one. As an actor, the 17-year-old plays surfer Bradin Westerly in "Summerland," which begins its second...still just a regular teen. Because his character is an avid surfer, the East Coast native had to learn surfing for the role...

VH1 reimagines itself as a stopping point for channel surfers

...long considered MTV's big brother had grown stale. Channel surfers were finding things like the 98th airing of "Behind the Music...and countdown shows are specifically designed to hook channel surfers. They essentially don't have a beginning, middle and end...