The United States has some of the most scenic topography in the world. To preserve the diversification of natural settings around the vastness of this country, a system of national parks was created in 1916 currently known as the National...Show More Summary
Asbury Park Press notes, “New Jersey’s toll roads run the entire length of the state.... But when it comes to representation? The New Jersey Turnpike Authority is north-heavy, with all seven [currently sitting] commissioners residing...Show More Summary
Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber will both be in action for the first day of the Australian Open. Play at the 2017 Australian Open from Melbourne Park will get underway on Sunday, at least as far as the United States is concerned. The action will begin at 7 p.m. Show More Summary
Your California Bucket List: Essential adventures and experiences in the Golden State Jan. 14, 2017, 6 a.m. (Al Seib, Brian van der Brug, Rick Loomis, Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times) Here's our growing guide to essential California adventures, easy to edgy. We'll be adding to it daily all...
CAMPING Workshop Experts offer tips on how to plan, stay warm and select appropriate gear for winter camping. When, where: 7 p.m. Tuesday at REI stores in Huntington Beach, 7777 Edinger Ave., and Northridge, 18605 Devonshire St. Admission, info: Free. (714) 379-1938 for Huntington Beach; (818)...
A Washington man was arrested on Saturday on charges of setting fire to an Islamic center in Bellevue, Washington, authorities said. Isaac Wayne Wilson, 37, was arrested after he was discovered in a parking lot near the Islamic Center of Eastside, where a fire broke out in the middle of the night....
The $600 million park will be 11 times bigger than Central Park Dallas, Texas, is prepped to become one of the “greenest” cities in the United States. The city is building a 10,000-acre nature district along the Trinity River, and the...Show More Summary
Vo Quy, the pioneering Vietnamese environmentalist and communist who not only convinced Ho Chi Minh to create Vietnam’s first national park, but also played a critical role in bringing his nation and the United States to an agreement on dealing with the ecocide the Americans committed after the war, has died at the age of […]
Ryan Zinke will oversee 500 million acres, or 1/5 of the entire United States.
We can't imagine what this family has gone through. But hopefully, this settlement eases their pain. Last year, Kansas State Representative Scott Schwab tragically lost his 10-year-old son, Caleb, who was killed while riding the world's...Show More Summary
Submitted by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com, The state of Michigan is not exactly known for its balmy weather this time of year. And residents reasonably do what they have to do to cope with often extreme winter temperatures. LastShow More Summary
Two Ohio men are under investigation by state officials after a zombie prank left some frightened residents thinking that there were human remains in a state park. Dustin Smith and Jasen Dixon, who are widely known for staging an annual...Show More Summary
The Pioneer Cabin Tree in Calaveras Big Trees State Park, California recently succumbed to a winter storm, breaking the hearts of treehuggers everywhere. The majestic sequoia tree, which was tunneled sometime in the 1880's to allow thousands...Show More Summary
It’s no longer just Miami’s beaches, Orlando’s theme parks, and Key West’s laid-back charm luring folks to the Sunshine State. From Stock Island, which debuted its first-ever luxury hotel in January 2017, to downtown St. Petersburg and its new artistic identity, here are seven Florida destinations on the rise, with something for every type of traveler.
A powerful winter storm in California has brought down an ancient tree, carved into a living tunnel more than a century ago. The "Pioneer Cabin Tree," a sequoia in Calaveras Big Trees State Park, saw horses and cars pass through it over the years. Show More Summary
How to Camp in Letchworth State Park and Discover the Grand Canyon of the East You think New York is one big concrete jungle that makes you mad with the hurly-burly of the city life. But the Big Apple has something huge to offer – camping to one of the greatest escapes you’ll ever have: Letchworth State Park. Show More Summary
This is the reporting by a Bigfoot researcher of an ongoing study in the Southern part of the United States in a very large park area near homes and urban setting. Link to the series Journal Volume 3 Field Report #41 Sunday October 9, 2016 I arrived at the park 11:15 AM. Show More Summary
A man was sentenced Thursday to 25 years to life in state prison for second-degree murder in a 2015 Huntington Park shooting, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office. Jorge Godoy, 23, was found guilty of second-degree murder Oct. Show More Summary
An iconic giant sequoia located in Calaveras Big Trees State Park in Arnold, California was knocked over during a storm this weekend. The Pioneer Cabin Tree (aka a drive-through tree) toppled around 2PM on Sunday during heavy wind and rain. Show More Summary
Donald Trump is set to be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States on the second day of this year's Sundance Film Festival but the former Celebrity Apprentice host will be looming large in Park City on the big screen. TheShow More Summary