News from the Field

Crashes, Records at Tour of Flanders

The 2012 Tour of Flanders saw Belgian rider Tom Boonen take his third-career win as pre-race favorite Fabian Cancellara fractured his collarbone in four places in a crash. Cancellara, the reigning... Read More

Rogue Sailor Andhoy Arrested in Chile

On Saturday, self-proclaimed "viking" sailor Jarle Andhoy and his crew on the yacht Nilaya were detained by Chilean authorities as he returned from an illegal voyage to the Antarctic. All crew... Read More

Ultrarunner Micah True Found Dead

Police found ultrarunner Micah True dead on Saturday, four days after he went missing in the Gila National Forest. He was 58 years old. Authorities said his body showed no sign of obvious injury,... Read More

Tiger Expert Varty Injured in Attack

John Varty, a conservationist and filmmaker known for his work with tigers, is recovering after a mauling in South Africa on Wednesday evening. Varty, 61, was reportedly working with a film crew on... Read More

Apollo 11 Engines Found in Ocean

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has announced plans to recover one or more of Apollo 11's engines from the floor of the Atlantic Ocean. Bezos discovered the engines, which powered Neil Armstrong and Buzz... Read More