Iranian American ultrarunner Reza Baluchi was rescued by the Coast Guard Saturday while attempting to "run" more than a thousand miles between Florida and Bermuda, according to a CNN report.
MacAskill returned to his home of Skye, the remote and rugged northern Scottish island, to shoot a video with stunning scenery and mind-blowing trials-riding skills.
Entries to the 2015 edition of the Leadville Trail 100 Run will be given out through a lottery, according to a report by the Denver Post.
The National Forest Service has begun reopening areas of the Sierra closed by the King fire, which has burned almost 100,000 acres west of Sacramento since September 13, according to the Sacramento...
The earth's wildlife population has been cut in half since 1970, according to the World Wildlife Fund's 2014 Living Planet Report, released Tuesday.
The National Park Service has proposed raising entrance fees in 131 of the 401 public properties under its management, according to a report in the Denver Post.
Polish ski-mountaineer Andrzej Bargiel has broken the speed record for an ascent of the Himalayan peak Manaslu, the eighth-highest mountain in the world, according to Explorersweb.
President Obama used a presidential proclamation to create the world's largest protected marine area on Thursday, the White House announced in a press release.
U.S. District Judge Dee Benson dismissed a lawsuit from snowboarders seeking access to Alta Ski Resort, according to a report by the Salt Lake Tribune. The ski area will remain limited to skiers.
In the first application of the National Park Service's anti-drone regulations, a German citizen named Andreas Meissner has pleaded guilty to several charges related to an ill-fated drone flight in...
Colorado's Wolf Creek Ski Area has been fined $14,000 in the death of an on-duty ski patroller by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), according to a report by the Denver Post.
On Tuesday, Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation to regulate groundwater, making California the last Western state to do so, according to a report by the Associated Press.
The King Fire in Eldorado National Forest, about 60 miles east of Sacramento, has rapidly grown in size to become the most dangerous fire currently burning in California, reports the Los Angeles...
A wildfire overtook the Northern California town of Weed, destroying around 100 homes, according to an Associated Press report.
According to a pair of new British studies, commuting to work by foot, bicycle, or public transit is associated with a boost in both physical and mental health when compared to driving.