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1 hr ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw
A man who pleaded guilty to killing a cougar in Michigan's Upper Peninsula says he was defending his father but regrets keeping it from state wildlife officials.
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2 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
After she drove her minivan into the crashing waves of the Atlantic Ocean, authorities say a pregnant South Carolina woman tried to call off bystanders hustling to rescue her three screaming children from the water that was rushing in through the windows.
3 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
Opening statements are scheduled for Tuesday in the trial of a former Hawaii-based Army soldier accused of beating his 5-year-old daughter to death in 2005.
5 hrs ago | EDGE
Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and International Paralympic Committee President Philip Craven With a solitary Ukrainian athlete taking part in the opening ceremony, Russian President Vladimir Putin opened the Winter Paralympics in Sochi on Friday against the backdrop of his country's military action in Crimea.
8 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise
Illinois is buying more renewable energy than any other state in the nation, which has reduced pollution by the equivalent of removing a million cars from the road over the past few years, according to a report released Friday by national and state environmental groups.
11 hrs ago | KSWO
Oklahoma Forestry Services is offering a chance for teens to learn more about the forest while exploring Oklahoma's natural resources in Beavers Bend State Park.
TVA's six campgrounds are all in Tennessee. They are Cherokee Dam in Jefferson City; Douglas Dam Headwater and Douglas Dam Tailwater near Sevierville; Melton Hill Dam near Oak Ridge; Pickwick Dam Tailwater near Savannah; and Watauga Dam Tailwater near Elizabethton.
Embargoed to 0001 Friday March 7 Undated handout photo issued by the National Trust of Brownsea Island shore damage as the winter storms that battered the country caused the greatest loss of trees in a generation in some areas, the National Trust has said The winter storms that battered the country caused the greatest loss of trees in a generation ... (more)
The mysterious snapper, known only as Villager Jim, spends his dawns and dusks out in the fields of the Peak District capturing breathtaking images like the ones in this slideshow.
George Strait is being recognized for his love of the great outdoors. The country star has been tapped to receive the Park Cities Quail T. Boone Pickens Lifetime Sportsman Award.
Florida has joined a multistate lawsuit stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, seeking to hold British oil company BP accountable for damage to the state's natural resources.
Indonesia's highest Islamic body has issued a religious edict declaring that the hunting and trading of endangered species are immoral, an official said Thursday.
A vacation to escape the cold led us to Costa Rica's Pacific Coast, where we went surfing, horseback riding, deep-sea fishing and even visited a dry tropical forest.
A man who helped pull three children from a sinking minivan said he tried to stop the mother from driving the vehicle into rough surf on a Florida beach, but she suddenly veered away and plowed into the water.
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev say a remark he made to his sister during a prison visit was meant to be funny and wasn't incriminating, as prosecutors have suggested.
Under pressure from gun control advocates, Facebook agreed Wednesday to delete posts from users seeking to buy or sell weapons illegally or without a background check.
The agency last month said USDA Wildlife Service agents killed the wolves using a helicopter in the Lolo elk zone near the Montana border to improve elk survival in the area.