A 24-year-old Alpine Meadows ski instructor, Annalise Kjolhede, died Tuesday after succumbing to injuries sustained on Saturday while skiing in the backcountry near Lake Tahoe. Kjolhede struck a... Read More
A planned multimillion-dollar grey seal cull in Canada is being met with resistance from scientists, who say there is no evidence that it would help the recovery of depleted fish populations.
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In an effort to preserve the native species of the Galapagos Islands, Ecuadorean authorities are preparing to drop roughly 22 tons of poison to kill hundreds of millions of rats.
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Five-time Olympic medalist Missy Franklin will swim for University of California, Berkeley, the school announced this week. Franklin, of Centennial, Colorado, signed a letter of intent to compete... Read More
On Thursday, oil giant British Petroleum announced that it would pay a $4.5 billion settlement to the U.S. government; federal officials also released an indictment that charged two BP employees... Read More