More than 100 years ago, Sir Robert Falcon Scott and his team sought to stake their flagpole into Antarctica’s icy sheath. The five men reached the South Pole on January 17, 1912, but died of... Read More
A healthy 18-month-old giraffe named Marius was killed point-blank and then chopped up for the lions on Sunday at Copenhagen Zoo in Denmark. Despite several online petitions—garnering nearly... Read More
A 28-year-old newlywed woman fell 2,000 feet to her death in Zion National Park Saturday after her parachute failed to open during a BASE jumping attempt.
Though BASE jumping is illegal inside... Read More
Athletes competing in Sochi who honor the late Sarah Burke with stickers on their equipment will have to remove such memorials during competition, the International Olympic Committee told reporters... Read More
Drugstore chain CVS dominated cancer-related news last week with its decision to stop selling cigarettes at its stores by October 1. That might be too late, however, for many female smokers.
New... Read More