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Scout Leaders Who Toppled Ancient Rock May Face Charges

Scout Leaders Who Toppled Ancient Rock May Face ChargesA group of Boy Scout leaders could be in serious trouble after they posted video online of one of them toppling a rock formation at Goblin Valley State Park in Utah.

Report: Parks Shutdown Saps $750 Million In Visitor Spending

Report: Parks Shutdown Saps $750 Million In Visitor SpendingAn estimated 7 million people have been shut out at 12 of the busiest and biggest U.S. national parks, costing parks and nearby communities about $76 million in lost visitor spending for each day the partial government shutdown drags on.

Oregon’s Mile Of Glacier Caves: A Hidden, And Disappearing, World

Oregon’s Mile Of Glacier Caves: A Hidden, And Disappearing, World"These are short-lived treasures, and once they're gone they're gone forever; they'll never be back," says explorer Eddy Cartaya.

Obama: ‘Perpetual Cycle Of Brinksmanship … Has To End’

Obama: ‘Perpetual Cycle Of Brinksmanship … Has To End’He said he will not negotiate with Republicans when it comes to a cornerstone of his health care law, and he will not negotiate when it comes to another congressional battle to raise the debt ceiling in a little more than two weeks.

New Private Spacecraft Set For Mission To Resupply Space Station

New Private Spacecraft Set For Mission To Resupply Space StationThe SpaceX Dragon may have gotten there first, but Orbital Sciences' Cygnus spacecraft is set to become the second private robotic ship to dock with the International Space Station after a Wednesday launch from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

Craft Beer’s Success Makes Sam Adams Founder A Billionaire

Craft Beer’s Success Makes Sam Adams Founder A BillionaireThese are good times for craft beers — and not just for people who like to drink them, but for those who make them.

Mexico Summons U.S. Ambassador, Seeking Answers To Spying Claims

Mexico Summons U.S. Ambassador, Seeking Answers To Spying ClaimsAllegations that U.S. agents spied on Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto when he was a candidate during last year's campaign have led Mexico to summon U.S. Ambassador Anthony Wayne and demanded "a thorough investigation."

King’s Dream Is Not Yet Reality, Americans Say In Survey

King’s Dream Is Not Yet Reality, Americans Say In SurveyFewer than half of all Americans say the United States has made substantial progress in treating all races equally, according to a new poll released by the Pew Research Center Thursday.

Australian’s Shooting Death Echoes From Oklahoma To Melbourne

Australian’s Shooting Death Echoes From Oklahoma To MelbourneIn Australia, former deputy prime minister Tim Fischer, a noted advocate of gun control, is telling people to stay away from America.

Veteran And Service Dog Told To Leave N.J. Boardwalk

Veteran And Service Dog Told To Leave N.J. BoardwalkA 19-year Army veteran was given a summons and told to leave the ocean-side boardwalk in North Wildwood, N.J., Thursday, after a police officer refused to accept the presence of the veteran's service dog.