News from the Field

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Black Bear Breaks into Knoxville Zoo

In yet another chapter of America’s ongoing animal uprising, Tennessee authorities are on the lookout for a black bear that attempted to break into the Knoxville Zoo Monday night. The... Read More

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California Kayaker Escapes Shark Attack

A California kayaker had a lucky escape on Tuesday when he emerged unscathed from a great white shark attack. Micah Flansburg was paddling and fishing off Pacifica State Beach near San Francisco... Read More

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Andrew Talansky to Head Garmin-Sharp

Ahead of the 100th edition of the Tour de France, team Garmin-Sharp confirmed that breakout American rider Andrew Talansky will be joining former Giro d'Italia winner Ryder Hesjedal, and... Read More

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Forest Fire Evacuates Colorado Town

An advancing forest fire that forced residents and visitors to evacuate a popular getaway in southern Colorado shows no signs of letting up, officials said Monday. About 600 firefighters are... Read More

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First Ever Woman Wins Okie Noodling Festival

A 19-year-old former cheerleader has become the first woman to win top honors at the Annual Okie Noodling Festival in Oklahoma, an aquatic competition where contestants wrangle catfish with their... Read More