File - In this Oct. 2, 2009, file photo, a dead almond crop is seen in California's Westland Water District in Fresno, Calif. (AP Photo/Russel A. Daniels, File)

NASA turns research to California drought

NASA scientists have begun deploying satellites and other advanced technology to help California water officials assess the state’s record d…

FILE - In this July 6, 2013, file photo, firefighters, lower center, stand by a tarpaulin sheet covering the body of a Chinese teen struck by a fire truck during the emergency response to the crash of Asiana Flight 214 at the San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco.  (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

US penalizes Asiana Airlines over crash

U.S. transportation officials have penalized Asiana Airlines $500,000 for failing to assist family members of passengers on a flight that cr…

Director Harold Ramis arrives for the world premiere of "Year One" at Lincoln Square Monday, June 15, 2009 in New York.  (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

Photos: Harold Ramis through the years

Harold Ramis, the bespectacled “Ghostbusters” sidekick to Bill Murray whose early grounding in live comedy led to blockbuster movies, died M…