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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, left, and European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speak during the Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium at the Jackson Lake Lodge in Grand Teton National Park near Jackson, Wyo.
This undated photo provided by the Grand Teton National Park shows Twenty-three-year-old Aleksandr Sagiev, who was expected back at his job in a grocery store at Dornan's resort within the Grand Teton National Park on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.
The Summit County Search and Rescue Team is combing the Cuyahoga Valley National Park around Boston Mills Road for a missing Eastlake woman.
The Pipestone RV Campground is located in the southwest corner of Minnesota along historic Highway 75. This park is part of the Passport America system of RV parks and offers half price camping during the week.
Slaughter has been superintendent of Cowpens National Battlefield and Ninety Six National Historic Site in South Carolina since June 2011.
Canyoneers are required to self-register for all routes except for those in the Fiery Furnace.
A new study finds that 63 trillion gallons of water have been lost to drought in the western United States, enough to blanket the region with 5 inches of water.
On Sept. 3, 1964, the Wilderness Act was signed into law. It created the National Wilderness Preservation System and recognized wilderness as "an area where the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, where man himself is a visitor who does not remain."
U.S. authorities searched Thursday for a Russian college student reported missing after failing to turn up at his summer job in Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming.
It's been a quieter night in Ferguson, Missouri. Some demonstrators returned to the streets Wednesday evening to protest the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white officer, but in diminished numbers.
Brad Parker, 36, had just proposed to his girlfriend hours before falling to his death during a hike at Yosemite National Park.
NEAR CANAVERAL NATIONAL SEASHORE, Fla. -- A local team of archaeologists set out this summer to find the oldest French shipwreck in the new world.
The Kings National Park search for a 46-year-old Santa Cruz hiker and Fremont elementary school teacher was suspended temporarily Wednesday after park officials located a body near Mount Gardiner in Kings Canyon National Park.
Many spots across the northern tier of the nation will see a wet Thursday, while the most intense heat wave of the summer roasts most of the South.
A family vacation ended in despair after an 8-year-old girl toppled from a trail and fell to her death while hiking with her folks at Yellowstone National Park.
Apple has added two new locations to its Maps Flyover feature in iOS, including Yosemite National Park in California and Wellington, New Zealand.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 03:18 am
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