News from the Field

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Montant Dies In BASE Jump Accident

On Saturday, pioneering extreme skier and speed-rider Antoine Montant, 30, died in a BASE-jumping accident in the French Alps. Montant was a 3-time Speed Flying Pro Champion and had previously... Read More

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Bee Truck Overturns in Utah

A truck carrying 460 bee hives overturned on a Utah interstate on Sunday, hospitalizing the driver and his wife and setting loose millions bees. Officials are unsure how best to capture or disperse... Read More

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Lance Crashes, Struggles at XTERRA Tri

Days after telling reporters that he would be surprised to contend for victory at the XTERRA World Championships triathlon, Lance Armstrong attacked the swim and bike sections of Sunday's race in... Read More

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Ligety, Vonn win GS Titles in Austria

American skiers Ted Ligety and Lindsey Vonn won giant slalom titles this weekend in the first race of the 2011-2012 World Cup ski season in Austria. Ligety is the defending World Cup giant slalom... Read More

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Texas Man Is Latest Great White Victim

On Saturday, a Texas man became the third fatal shark attack victim off the southwest coast of Australia in less than two months. George Thomas Wainwright, 32, was diving alone a few miles from the... Read More