News from the Field

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Denver Fires Force Evacuation

Dozens of Denver, Colorado, homes were evacuated Wednesday as wildfires to the southwest of the city crept closer. The Lime Gulch Fire, which started in Pike National Forest, is estimated to be... Read More

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Tornado Hits Denver Airport

A tornado that touched down at Denver International Airport on Tuesday afternoon diverted flights and forced passengers to take shelter in restrooms, but did not cause any injuries, a spokesperson... Read More

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Iceland Resumes Fin Whale Hunt

Iceland’s media announced Monday that the nation will resume its controversial fin whale hunt and has already dispatched two ships to begin filling the season’s quota of 154 whales. The... Read More

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Andy Schleck to Lead RadioShack at Tour

Andy Schleck will lead RadioShack-Leopard at the upcoming Tour de France, the team announced Wednesday. Since crashing at the Critérium du Dauphiné and fracturing his pelvis last... Read More