News from the Field

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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

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Red Panda Escapes National Zoo

Rusty the red panda made a daring escape from his enclosure at the National Zoo in Washington on Monday, quickly becoming an Internet sensation, before turning up in a tree a mile from the zoo. A... Read More

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Lightning Strikes 23 Boy Scouts

An enterprising lightning strike is feeling pretty proud of itself after it managed to hit 23 boy scouts at once Monday night in New Hampshire. The incident took place at the Griswold Scout... Read More