Thu, Sep 20, 2012 at 2:48 PM
As President Obama designates Chimney Rock as a National Historic Monument, we reflect on America's other natural chimneys.
Wed, Sep 19, 2012 at 5:55 PM
Want to experience some world-class diving without having to dig out your passport? These destinations are your best options.
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 at 2:24 PM
While it's hasty to blame single storms on climate change, scientists do expect an overall increase in the most powerful hurricanes as the oceans heat up.
Fri, Aug 24, 2012 at 1:00 PM
The Republican convention will rely on efficient venues and voluntary conservation measures, while the Democratic convention will tap into electric vehicles, composting and other green solutions.
Mon, Aug 20, 2012 at 10:01 AM
With biking, hiking, horseback riding and fishing, you may never want to leave this North Carolina gem. (Luckily, the park has 28 camp sites available, so you might not have to.)
Thu, Jul 12, 2012 at 3:05 PM
A fishing excursion in America's national parks can mean casting in the ocean surf, running a surface lure along the lakeshore, watching a bobber in the backwaters of the bayou, or mastering the art of fly-fishing hip-deep in a cool stream.
Sun, Jul 08, 2012 at 5:28 PM
Get an inside look at Charlotte's new plan for water conservation.
Thu, Jul 05, 2012 at 12:09 PM
We've rounded up 10 compelling images of America’s shores with information on some of the organizations that help keep them that way.
Fri, Jun 22, 2012 at 9:41 AM
Some doctors are crediting Long QT syndrome, a heart-rhythm disorder that can cause fast, erratic heartbeats, with the man's intense behavior.
Wed, Jun 20, 2012 at 9:44 AM
Video: North Carolina K-9 named Maxx requires 15 stitches after a man bit the dog during an altercation as he was fleeing arrest.