News from the Field

Photographer: Pitert

Cyclist Danilo Di Luca Busted for Doping

Italian cyclist Danilo Di Luca, who is currently racing at the Giro d'Italia, has been suspended and fired by his team after testing positive for EPO in an out-of-competition test administered... Read More

Photographer: Courtesy of Harley Soltes

I-5 Bridge Falls Into Skagit River

A four-lane section of Washington’s Interstate highway 5 bridge fell into the Skagit River Thursday night, sending cars and people hurtling into the water. Officials believe that the collapse... Read More

Photographer: Courtesy of Oktoberfest Zinzinnati

Fracking Threatens German Beer Supply

A new law that would legalize fracking in Germany could risk destroying something much more important than the environment: The world's supply of German beer. According to a statement from the... Read More

Photographer: Sands_of_time via Flickr

Ex-French Pres. Admits to Panda Attack

More than three decades after the fact, former French president Valery Giscard d’Estaing has found the courage to admit that he was once the victim of a panda attack. It happened at... Read More

Photographer: Garrett Madison

80-Year-Old Summits Everest

Eighty-year-old Yuichiro Miura became the oldest person to climb Mount Everest on Thursday, reaching the summit just four months after undergoing heart surgery for an arrhythmia. Miura's history... Read More