| Oct 14, 2013
| 2:02 PM
By ELAINE KURTENBACH MOUNT FUJI, Japan — They trudge up well-trod cinder paths by the thousands, headlamps glowing in the dark, and then settle in, shivering, to await and cheer the sun's blazing ascent over the horizon. Climbing Mount Fuji, Japan's...
| Oct 13, 2013
BELLE FOURCHE — From inside a small plane cruising over cattle country here, Scott Reder spied the carnage and felt sick to his stomach.
Mile after mile, half-buried by snow, the dead animals lay huddled in groups, calves close to their to...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Sunburned and exhausted, Yuko Matsuzaki entered her hotel room in Italy, searching for a cool place.
After swimming more than 16 miles from Capri to Napoli, Matsuzaki wasn't picky. She slung her arms around a porcelain toilet . . .
And fell asleep,...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:16 PM
A nationwide effort to promote CPR appears to have boosted survival rates for people who went into cardiac arrest in their homes, offices, grocery stores, movie theaters or anywhere else that wasn’t a hospital, new research shows.
The data come...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The weather can be frightful this time of year, even if parts of the country have enjoyed an unusually warm winter so far. Here are some tips to keep your pets safe in the cold and snow:
If it's cold enough outside, dogs and cats can get frostbite....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
DEAR TIM: I'm thinking of starting my own remodeling business since I've been laid off work. The weather in my area is four season, and I wonder how you can continue to work outdoors in cold, rainy and snowy conditions. I don't want to lose income if...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 11:41 PM
The official search for a missing hunter from Craig ended Tuesday evening, after search crews found the hunter’s companion Sunday near Behm Canal, according to the Coast Guard.
The Coast Guard suspended its search for 24-year-old Garrett Hagan....
| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Fairbanks police have identified a man found dead in Noyes Slough Wednesday morning.
According to Fairbanks Police Department Detective Scott Adams, the body of 41-year-old Tyrone Ryder has been sent to the state medical examiner’s office in...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:45 PM
Three children used as ritual sacrifices by the Inca civilization centuries ago were given a significant amount of drugs and alcohol for months before their deaths, according to an analysis of the frozen bodies found near the top of an Andean peak in...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 7:02 AM
It's a strain to be Superman, even for someone with as sizable shoulders as British actor Henry Cavill. The stress […]...
| Aug 21, 2013
A father-son rafting outing turned dangerous as churning waters at a dam on the Vermilion River trapped James Elenz and his 10-year-old son, Ryan.
They struggled for 40 minutes at Buzzi Unicem Dam near Oglesby. But with no evident means of escape and...