US National Parks Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Man dies after visit to Lake Meredith, doctor suspects flesh-eating bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A man died at a Pampa hospital on Monday. Doctors believe he was infected by a strain of flesh-eating bacteria, although cause of death has not been confirmed.


  2. Raury's Slice of 'Heaven': The R&B Singer Takes a Literal Leap of Faith While Recording New SongRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Billboard

    Jumping out of a plane without a parachute might code as lunacy for most people - but not Raury . In fact, the Atlanta-born genre-blender, whose expansive debut full-length All We Need courted critical praise upon release in 2015, sees part of himself in skydiver Luke Aikins, the daredevil who will fall 25,000 feet from the sky with nothing but the clothes on his back as part of Stride Gum Presents Heaven Sent, which airs live on Fox on July 30. "What he's doing is a metaphor for life in general," says Raury , who penned "NEVERALONE," the theme song for the historic stunt, during his recent stay at the Hollywood Patch in Los Angeles - one of two houses developed by SOUR PATCH KIDS to support touring artists.


  3. Jurgen Klopp insists he had no choice but to send Liverpool...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Ibrahimovic trains with Manchester United team-mates for the first time as ice-cool maverick turns up at session in his sunglasses Juventus tell United Pogba is theirs for A 100m if they cover Raiola's A 20m fee... and does star's latest post hint his heart is set on returning? Ljungberg referees Arsenal training match and has heart-to-heart with Wilshere as Gunners prepare for MLS All-Stars clash Away from the grime of the athletes village, we go inside Team GB's A 1.6m Rio Olympic training base which is the envy of the world Ryder Cup set to be rookies vs old timers as Love III hopes for a young gun and Clarke seeks reassurances Bilic warns Premier League's high-profile bosses they'll get 'slaughtered' for finishing outside top four as West Ham train in Slovenia Jurgen Klopp has revealed he had no choice but to send Mamadou Sakho home after the defender breached disciplinary rules ... (more)


  4. Man dies shortly after lake visit, cause remains uncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KSWO

    Officials with Lake Meredith National Recreation Area say there is no link between the death of a man who recently visited the lake and the visit itself. In a press release posted on its Facebook page, LMNRA confirmed that one person died Monday at Pampa Regional Hospital from what a physician suspects was a strain of flesh-eating bacteria.


  5. Obituary: Philip Dacey, 77, was prolific poet and inspired teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    On the first day of his introduction to poetry class, Philip Dacey often had his students shout "POETRY SUCKS!" Over and over again they would yell it, perhaps to get it out of their system, but also to make a larger point. Dacey's daughter, Fay, said that when the students finished, her father would go on to tell the students that they just actually created a poem.


  6. Walt Sides Talks With Vietnam MagazineRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | HistoryNet

    In 1973, when the first prisoners of war were freed by North Vietnam and returned to the United States, many veterans believed that the actual number of POWs was much higher. One of those veterans was , a gold medal marksman in Marine Corps competition who served two tours in Vietnam, one as an instructor for the first sniper platoon in Corps history to be trained in a combat zone.


  7. Spiny lobster season runs from Aug. 6-31Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The 2016 spiny lobster season opened earlier this week with a two-day recreational sport season, July 27-28, which will be followed by the regular commercial and recreational lobster season, Aug. 6 through March 31. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, here is what you need to know before you head out. * Make sure you check the size.


  8. The world's most active volcano is releasing lava into the Pacific OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    On the morning of Monday, July 25, at 1:12 a.m., a Hawaiian lava flow reached the Pacific Ocean. The Kilauea Volcano's PuE u E A E A vent had been slowly releasing lava since May 24, but the lava has just this week made contact with the water.


  9. Man sentenced for scratching initials into Roosevelt ArchRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | KFBB

    A Texas man has been sentenced to three days in jail and ordered to pay $250 in restitution for carving his initials into the iconic Roosevelt Arch at the north entrance of Yellowstone National Park. Park officials say a visitor spotted 26-year-old Dakota D. Tipton of Joshua, Texas, scratching the initials "DDT" into the keystone above a small walkway arch on one side of the larger arch on June 10. Tipton appeared via phone for sentencing Tuesday by U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark Carman in Mammoth Hot Springs, Wyoming.


  10. Dumb things tourists have doneRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Tourists in Rome took a plunge in a historic monument, prompting outrage from many locals. The trio of unidentified girls were seen frolicking in Rome's historic Fontana dell'Acqua Paola, or The Big Fountain, on Janiculum Hill.


  11. Texan sentenced for scratching initials into Roosevelt ArchRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    Some leading French media outlets pledged Wednesday to stop publishing the names and images of attackers linked to the Islamic In the past week, an officers were injured while tumbling down a stairway during an arrest in which the suspect also attempted to remove his APD Officer Bryan Richter has been in the spotlight since video of him restraining Breaion King during a traffic stop became public July 21. On March 17, 2011, in Gardiner, Mont., bison exit through the Yellowstone National Park entrance gate. GARDINER, Mont.


  12. A swimmer has been reported missing on Navarre BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Coast Guard officials are searching for a man who went missing while swimming near Navarre Beach around 6 p.m. on Tuesday evening. Coast Guard Public Affairs Officer, Elizabeth Tatum confirmed that 64 year-old, Jay Evans was reported missing by family members when he did not return home yesterday.


  13. Today in HistoryRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    On July 27, 1996, terror struck the Atlanta Olympics as a pipe bomb exploded at Centennial Olympic Park, directly killing one person and injuring 111. In 1789, President George Washington signed a measure establishing the Department of Foreign Affairs, forerunner of the Department of State.


  14. Guide who fell to death on Grand Teton unclipped from anchor - Wed, 27 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    A National Park Service official says a mountain guide who died in a fall on Grand Teton National Park's highest peak unclipped himself from an anchor while reaching for a rappel device. JACKSON, Wyo.


  15. Weekend Fun: Rome's Honor America Days - food, parade and symphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WKTV

    Honor America Days begins Friday with opening night activities on E. Dominick Street.


  16. Body of Broomfield treasure hunter found in New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Colorado Daily

    The body of Randy Bilyeu, of Broomfield, who went missing in early January while searching for a $2 million treasure trove in New Mexico, has been found. Bandelier National Monument officials had confirmed that a search-and-rescue mission was underway in an area of the monument off-limits to the public.


  17. Investigators: Grand Teton employee dorm fire was suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KGWN

    Investigators have determined that a man set a fire at an employee dormitory in Grand Teton National Park a year ago in an act of suicide. The report says the Teton County Coroner's Office ruled the manner of death suicide.


  18. Yosemite bear incidents down 70%Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sierra Star

    So far this year, there have been 13 bear incidents in Yosemite causing $1,192 in damage. Compared to last year, the lowest year on record for bear incidents, incidents are down by more than 70% and damage is down by more than 53%.


  19. Vandal Sentenced to Three Days in Jail for Carving into Iconic Roosevelt ArchRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Yellowstone National Park

    Dakota D. Tipton, 26, of Joshua, Texas, was sentenced Tuesday, July 26, 2016, for carving his initials into the iconic Roosevelt Arch. U.S Magistrate Judge Mark Carman ordered Tipton to serve three days in jail, pay a $250 restitution fee for repairs, and $40 in court fees.


  20. Lost and foundRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Timberjay Newspapers Online

    Kali looks out the float plane window as she is taken back to Prairie Portage to be reunited with her owner.