Whitney Spivey

Whitney Spivey

Whitney Spivey (Dreier) is a three-time Boston Marathon finisher, a member of the U.S. National Snowshoe Racing Team, and an expert baker (check out her DIY energy bar recipe here). 


Antidoping Official Faces Résumé Questions

 Jamaica’s drug testing agency has been under fire lately for allegations that its testing prior to the 2012 Olympics was inadequate. Now, Herbert George Elliott, the man responsible for...

14-Year-Old Runs Marathons On Every Continent

 On Sunday, November 10, 14-year-old Winter Vinecki completed the Athens Classic Marathon in 4:03:53. She finished 160 out of 1,284 women, but even more impressively, she became the youngest...

Exercise is Good for Your Brain

 Exercise is Good for Your Brain. Researchers at universities around the world have found that physical exercise can alleviate depression, slow age-related memory loss and thwart Parkinson-like...

Watch: Alaska Fishermen Free Orca

Three shrimp fishermen rescued an orca stranded on rocks in Klakas Inlet, near Ketchikan, Alaska. The 16-foot female whale had been part of a pod that was hunting seals in shallow water.

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Bigfoot Hunt Goes Bad

21-year-old Omar Pineda, from Rogers County, Oklahoma, was startled by a “barking noise," which he thought was Bigfoot. Intending to shoot the legendary creature, he instead shot...

Thailand Leads Best Countries for Expats

Thailand topped HSBC’s survey for the best expat experience, scoring high when it comes to making friends, having an active social life, eating well, and getting finances in order.

Sriracha Production Suspended

Residents of Irwindale, California, are suffering from irritated eyes and throats, headaches, and unbearable odors emanating from a 655,000-square-foot Sriracha factory owned by Huy Fong Foods.

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"Blackfish" on CNN Tonight

Blackfish, the award-winning documentary inspired by Outside articles “Killer in the Pool” and “Blood in the Water," airs tonight on CNN. The film examines killer whales in...