News from the Field

Giant Cave Discovered in Iran

A massive cave room surveyed in Iran last year was confirmed this week to be the fourth-largest subterranean chamber in the world. Located in central Iran near the city of Mehriz, Ghar-e-Dosar... Read More

Airline to Charge Passengers by Weight

A new airline in Samoa has become the first carrier to begin charging its passengers by weight—the weight of their bags and of their bodies. Samoa Air will charge passengers flying between... Read More

Former Cop Offered Deal in Bike Crash

A 57-year-old former Metropolitan police officer has been offered a plea deal after an accident in which he swore at a cyclist, hit him with his truck, drove from the scene, and then lied about the... Read More

Search For California Teens Enters Third Day

Authorities from four different counties are entering the third day of their search for two California teens that went missing in Trabuco Canyon in Cleveland National Forest. Nicholas Cendoya, 19,... Read More