News from the Field

Photographer: AP

Terpstra Wins Paris-Roubaix

Niki Terpstra (Omega Pharma-QuickStep) powered away from an elite group of favorites to win his first-ever Paris-Roubaix on Sunday. It's a surprise victory for the Dutchman, who had to slip clear... Read More

Photographer: Pablo Rojas Madariaga/Sipa USA

Valparaiso Still Ablaze

Chileans abandoned their vehicles and ran from a wildfire that engulfed 2,000 homes in the Pacific coastal city of Valparaiso late Saturday. "This won't be extinguished, not today nor tomorrow,"... Read More

Photographer: badmanproduction

New App Fights Jet Lag

Whether returning from a trail running trek through the Italian Dolomites or a hiking journey through the Balkans, jet lag can leave a sour taste after even the best vacations. Now, scientists have... Read More

Photographer: Facebook

Women Replacing Babies with Dogs

In an eerie parallel to the 1978 film Invasion of the Body Snatchers, human babies are being replaced, not by pod people, but by small dogs. New data from the Centers for Disease Control and... Read More

Photographer: Courtesy of BMJ Case Reports

Surfer Cures Eye Problem in Huge Wave

A 61-year-old surfer suffering from an eye condition that was causing him to lose his vision took matters into his own hands last month. On a 30-foot wave in Waimea Bay, Hawaii, the surfer dunked... Read More