In the span of two days, an Arizona man got stuck in quicksand for hours and then had to spend the night coping with a winter storm before being rescued.
Park rangers were once again greeting visitors at some national parks across the United States and flight operations at major airports were returning to normal one day after a partial government shutdown came to an end.
A man died after falling into a river at Yosemite National Park on Christmas Day, the National Park Service said Friday.
Heavy Fire Equipment Operator Braden Varney, 36, died in the morning hours, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said.
It is one of the most beautiful spots in the region, the Potomac River at Great Falls. But it\’s also one of the most dangerous.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.