- Ohio veterans center plans ceremony for new grotto features Updated: May-28-16 9:11 am
DAYTON, Ohio - The Dayton VA Medical Center plans a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the debut of a new wheelchair-accessible ramp and sidewalk at its historic grotto.
- After harrowing cave escape, operator considers safety Updated: May-27-16 5:21 pm
HORSE CAVE, Kentucky - One day after 19 people trudged through neck-deep water in a harrowing escape from a flooded Kentucky cave, the operator of the spelunking attraction says he is analyzing the incident for any possible safety lessons.
- Cave art trove found in Spain 1,000 feet underground Updated: May-27-16 12:49 pm
MADRID - Spanish archaeologists say they have discovered an exceptional set of Paleolithic-era cave drawings that could rank among the best in a country that already boasts some of the world's most important cave art.
- Meramec Caverns to stay closed through holiday weekend Updated: May-26-16 2:08 pm
STANTON, Missouri - Meramec Caverns, a popular Missouri attraction that draws thousands of visitors each year, will remain closed through the Memorial Day weekend because of potentially harmful vapors discovered late last year.
- Scientists: Underground stone rings made by Neanderthals Updated: May-25-16 1:03 pm
BERLIN - Two mysterious stone rings found deep inside a French cave were probably built by Neanderthals about 176,500 years ago, proving that the ancient cousins of humans were capable of more complex behavior than previously thought, scientists say.
- Wind Cave National Park set to hold bird blitz event Updated: May-20-16 8:07 pm
WIND CAVE NATIONAL PARK, South Dakota - Wind Cave National Park is holding a bird blitz for experienced and novice bird watchers.
- Carlsbad Caverns National Park elevators back in operation Updated: May-19-16 2:09 pm
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - Passenger elevators in Carlsbad Caverns National Park are working again.
- Fort Dodge sinkhole forces closure of street Updated: May-19-16 1:18 pm
FORT DODGE, Iowa - A sinkhole opened up Wednesday night in Fort Dodge, forcing closure of a street that partially disappeared into a gaping hole.
- Shenandoah recovers after Rocky Mountain fire Updated: May-11-16 11:50 am
GROTTOES, Virginia - Cleanup is ongoing in Shenandoah National Park, more than a week after firefighters contained the second largest fire in the park's history.
- Sinkhole spurs search for cave by Bass Pro Shops founder Updated: May-08-16 10:18 am
RIDGEDALE, Missouri - Instead of panicking, Johnny Morris saw an adventure worth digging into when a massive sinkhole swallowed tons of earth at his exquisite golf course deep in the Missouri Ozarks.
- Mythical Morrison cave closed over Doors-inspired graffiti Updated: May-06-16 7:12 pm
LOS ANGELES - As the Doors song goes, this is the end. Fans of the band who have marked up a scenic cave on the California coast with psychedelic graffiti will have to find another place to spray out their love for front man Jim Morrison.
- LA's Getty Center recreates China's Cave Temples of Dunhuang Updated: May-06-16 12:58 pm
LOS ANGELES - For a thousand years China's Cave Temples of Dunhuang were a popular traveler's rest stop, marketplace and religious shrine on the fabled Silk Road. Now they are coming to Los Angeles, both in spirit and reality.
- Authorities: Boy found dead near ice caves likely drowned Updated: May-02-16 8:36 pm
GRANITE FALLS, Washington - Authorities say the 6-year-old boy who was missing around ice caves northeast of Seattle was found dead in a nearby river and likely drowned.
- Cave made famous by Jim Morrison rumor closes to public Updated: May-02-16 8:46 am
AGOURA HILLS, California - A Malibu cave made famous by a rumor that Jim Morrison of The Doors used to go there is no longer open to the public.