Grab your hiking boots: American Airlines adding flights from Chicago to New Hampshire, Montana, Colorado in June
American Airlines is adding flights to three new destinations from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport this summer that should appeal to outdoor enthusiasts. The airline...
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6 truly beginner-friendly routes hikers of all skill levels can enjoy in Seattle and beyond
New to hiking? Hiking with kids? Knees not up for intense climbing? These low-intensity, short-duration hikes might be for you.
3 hours ago - The Seattle Times
In winter, lowland hikes beckon - and Deception Pass delivers
If hiking satisfies your soul but slogging through snow gives you cold feet, give lowland hiking a try. Here are three routes to consider at Deception Pass.
3 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Air Quality Alert Remains In Effect For Central, Southeastern Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS - An air quality alert is expected to remain in effect for central and southeastern Minnesota until Thursday evening. The National Weather Service says air...
5 hours ago - CBS
Sweden moves to ban outdoor smoking
STOCKHOLM - Sweden is banning outdoor smoking in certain public places, including playgrounds and train station platforms. In a 142-120 vote Wednesday, the Riksdagen extended...
9 hours ago - The Seattle Times
How To Travel From Minneapolis to Vancouver, And Back Again
MINNEAPOLIS - International travel doesn't necessarily mean long, expensive flights, foreign languages and days of jetlag - Canada is so close. If you're looking to explore...
22 hours ago - CBS
Bad review? Owners should address online reviewers' concerns
NEW YORK - Brad Schweig thought he had a satisfied customer when a woman who bought outdoor furniture in March 2017 posted a five-star review online. Less than a year later, it...
1 day ago - My Sanantonio
Air Quality Alert Remains In Effect For The Twin Cities, Central Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS - An air quality alert remains in effect Wednesday for the Twin Cities and a large part of central Minnesota. The National Weather Service advises sensitive groups...
1 day ago - CBS
Reader's Lens | A well-timed portrait of a mallard
This week's winner shows a mallard making its way through the water at a popular birding spot.
1 day ago - The Seattle Times
Outdoor Christmas light strands: An expert's tangled guide
Today I'd like to offer some expert advice on handling the most basic of Christmas decorations: the simple strand of outdoor holiday lights. While modern technology has brought...
2 days ago - Chicago Tribune
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Man arrested after shooting, killing 'intruder' who was coming to collect...
Detectives later learned the "intruder" was a drug dealer and he was coming to collect a debt owed for methamphetamine, police said.
Kentucky Supreme Court Strikes Down Pension Law That Sparked Teacher Protests
The decision is a major victory for state employees, as well as for state Attorney General Andy Beshear as he runs to unseat Gov. Matt Bevin, who championed the controversial law.
Janet Jackson, Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks join Rock Hall of Fame
Janet Jackson joins her brother Michael and the Jackson 5 as members of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, earning induction on Thursday along with Stevie Nicks and the top fan...
Dennis Middle School student dead after he shoots self in Richmond, Indiana
An Indiana teen apparently planning to shoot up a middle school took his own life during a gun battle with cops Thursday morning, according to reports. Cops in Richmond - 70...
Geminid Meteor Shower 2018: Where and when to watch it peak tonight
Get your wishes ready. The Geminid meteor shower will peak Thursday evening, December 13 into Friday morning. Stargazers can expect to spot dozens of meteors an hour, according...
Serial killer pleads guilty in Texas woman's 1994 death
ODESSA, Texas - A 78-year-old prisoner who says he killed about 90 people over nearly four decades as he moved around the country pleaded guilty to murder Thursday in the 1994...
Recall: Del Monte canned corn due to issue in sterilization process
Del Monte Foods Inc. has recalled 64,242 cases of canned corn.
Accused Russian spy Maria Butina pleads guilty to conspiracy
Alleged Russian spy Maria Butina on Thursday pleaded guilty for conspiring to act as an agent of the Kremlin in the US, according to new reports. Butina had originally pleaded...
Teen explains over store intercom why he quit Walmart job
Seventeen-year-old Jackson Racicot went viral for quitting his job at Walmart over the store's intercom. The Alberta, Canada, teen went on an f-bomb-laden rant about how the...
Police: Teenage suspect dead after active shooter situation in eastern Indiana
A teenage suspect is dead after an active shooter situation at Dennis Intermediate School in Richmond, Indiana.