News from the Field

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Plan to Kill Barred Owls to Save Spotted Approved

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service has announced that it will proceed with plans to kill 3,600 barred owls in California, Oregon, and Washington in an attempt to bolster the threatened spotted... Read More

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18 Positives, 12 Suspicious from 1998 Tour

A report from the French Senate released today has identified 18 positive and 12 suspicious test results from the 1998 Tour de France. Among the riders testing positive for EPO or with suspicious... Read More

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Brazilian Teen Dies From Shark Bite

A shark attacked a drowning Brazilian teen mere seconds before she could be rescued by lifeguards Monday. Bruna Gobbi, was rushed to the Restauracao hospital in the city of Recife but sadly died of... Read More

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WATCH: Hang Glider Flies With Dog

Shadow the dog got his name because he wouldn't stop following owner Dan McManus around. This month, the Australian cattle dog started accompanying his human into the skies as well. McManus, a... Read More

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Mini Cooper Reveals Camper Concepts

If you're a Mini Cooper disciple with an incongruous fondness for road trips—check it out: Mini has released three prototypes for car campers, including the world's smallest camper. The new... Read More