News from the Field

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

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

WATCH: Volcano Spews 4km Ash Plume

Mexico’s Popocatepetl volcano erupted Monday afternoon, sending a plume of ash almost four kilometers into the air and starting a number of wildfires. The 5,452-meter volcano is one of the... Read More

Jeannie Longo to Race Again

Fifty-four-year-old veteran cyclist Jeannie Longo will compete in the French national championship in a bid to win her 60th title this week. In 2012, Longo finished 5th in the time trial and 12th... Read More