- Crews rescue fallen hiker near Stairway to Heaven Updated: May-02-16 5:51 am
HONOLULU - A hiker has been rescued near the off-limits Haiku Stairs Trail on Oahu after reporting that she had fallen about 40 feet.
- North Carolina pair survive 5 days in New Zealand wilderness Updated: May-02-16 5:11 am
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - An American exchange student and her mother were rescued over the weekend in the New Zealand wilderness, where they were lost for five days after setting off on a day hike. A helicopter pilot spotted the large "help" signs they had made from fern fronds.
- Great Smoky Mountains National Park 2015 benefits released Updated: May-02-16 4:08 am
GATLINBURG, Tennessee - The National Park Service says Great Smoky Mountains National Park provided nearly $874 million in economic benefit to communities near the park last year and supported more than 13,000 jobs in the area.
- Trump has a 'plan B' for convention - outside help Updated: May-02-16 3:46 am
WASHINGTON - Donald Trump has a Plan B if he's faced with a contested convention, and it involves the sort of outside groups that he's called "corrupt."
- 1st cruise from a US port in decades leaves Miami for Cuba Updated: May-01-16 9:01 pm
MIAMI - Passengers set sail Sunday from Miami on an historic cruise to Cuba, the first in decades to depart from a U.S. seaport for the communist island nation.
- No commemorative postage stamp for Grand Teton National park Updated: May-01-16 8:24 pm
JACKSON, Wyoming - The last in a series of stamps commemorating national parks has been selected, and Grand Teton National Park didn't make the cut.
- Sportsmen, others raise concerns about outfitter hunting map Updated: May-01-16 6:38 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - Hunters and state officials are debating a map that shows hunting outfitters are using more than 18 million acres in Montana, more than twice as much land as previously reported.
- North Dakota pronghorn hunting success at 81 percent in 2015 Updated: May-01-16 4:45 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Most hunters who went in search of pronghorn in North Dakota last year found success.
- Bodies of elite climber, cameraman found in melting glacier Updated: May-01-16 2:18 pm
LOS ANGELES - The bodies of a renowned mountain climber and expedition cameraman who were buried in a Himalayan avalanche 16 years ago have been found.
- New Castle County police, community bond over fishing Updated: May-01-16 1:05 pm
GLASGOW, Delaware - New Castle County police officers and members of the community have celebrated the opening of the Glasgow Park Fishing Pond.
- Minnesota state parks to open all campsites to reservations Updated: May-01-16 12:46 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Campers will be able to make reservations at hundreds of previously "first come, first served" Minnesota state park campsites starting this week.
- Deadwood officials talk parking around time of Sturgis rally Updated: May-01-16 12:10 pm
DEADWOOD, South Dakota - Officials in Deadwood want to look closer at how long certain areas are dedicated for motorcycle parking around the time of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
- Poland blocks entry to 7 bikers with pro-Kremlin group Updated: May-01-16 12:01 pm
WARSAW, Poland - Polish border police say they have prevented seven members of a pro-Kremlin motorcycle club from entering Poland.
- Berkshire Hathaway shareholder events continue Sunday Updated: May-01-16 11:43 am
OMAHA, Nebraska - The festivities around Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting continue Sunday with a day of fun events.
- New Hampshire anglers catch more haddock under new rules Updated: May-01-16 10:23 am
CONCORD, New Hampshire - New Hampshire's saltwater anglers may now catch five times more haddock a day under new state and federal rules.
- With cameras running, Savannah owls are a hit again Updated: May-01-16 10:01 am
SAVANNAH, Georgia - Cue the tears from the empty-nesters. The second season of The Landings owl show has come to a close.
- Maine hiker with breathing problems rescued in New Hampshire Updated: May-01-16 9:39 am
HARTS LOCATION, New Hampshire - New Hampshire Fish and Game officials say a hiker from Maine was rescued after experiencing breathing problems Saturday on a trail in Harts Location.
- Feds seek public input on oil-and-gas leasing in Ohio forest Updated: May-01-16 9:14 am
ATHENS, Ohio - A federal agency is seeking public comments on a draft environmental assessment of proposed oil and gas leasing in Wayne National Forest in southeastern Ohio.
- Monarch solution: Hagerstown garden to help butterflies Updated: May-01-16 9:01 am
FREDERICK, Maryland - It's a small garden as public gardens go, but Sandy Sagalkin hopes it has a big impact on the public.
- Spring turkey hunt starts as Mainers go for the gobblers Updated: May-01-16 8:43 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine's spring turkey hunt is about to get into full swing all over the state as hunters search for the bearded birds.
- North Dakota completes moose and elk hunting lotteries Updated: Apr-30-16 7:28 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The results are in for North Dakota's moose and elk hunting lotteries.
- Nebraska Game and Parks sets Nebraska Bird Month events Updated: Apr-30-16 6:28 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska Game and Parks has scheduled three events in May as part of International Migratory Bird Month - better known Nebraska Bird Month.
- Game and Parks reminds young boaters to take safety course Updated: Apr-30-16 6:27 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - State officials say young Nebraska boaters should remember to take a required safety course before operating watercraft this summer.
- Plan set for forest management along Alpena County trail Updated: Apr-30-16 5:17 pm
ALPENA, Michigan - State regulators have reached a decision on forest management along a trail network known as the Chippewa Hills Pathway in Alpena County.
- Forest Service eyes Jackson Hole guided shore fishing plan Updated: Apr-30-16 3:47 pm
JACKSON, Wyoming - U.S. Forest Service officials are considering a proposal to open non-wilderness areas in northern Jackson Hole to guided day-use shore fishing.