Recreational Sports

Spain rescues 600 migrants in Mediterranean in 24 hours

Aug 17, 2017

Spain's maritime rescue service says it has rescued some 600 migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea from Morocco in the past 24 hours, making it one of its busiest days so far this year

High risk for rip currents along New Jersey shore

Aug 16, 2017

Hurricane Gert is churning the surf and creating a high risk for rip currents along the New Jersey shore

Dubai magnate tied to Trump brand seeks new ventures abroad

Aug 15, 2017

Dubai billionaire who built Trump-branded golf course, villas in United Arab Emirates now seeks for more business abroad

Baby whale gets up close with Southern California beachgoers

Aug 9, 2017

Kayakers in Southern California got within a few feet of a baby whale that swam under some paddleboarders

Trump has escaped Washington, but don't call it a vacation

Aug 8, 2017

President Donald Trump is out of Washington for 17 days _ but don't call it a vacation.

Australian teen's feet bloodied by mystery sea creatures

Aug 7, 2017

A teenager who went for a swim at an Australian beach and emerged with his legs covered in blood has stumped marine experts

Growing bear population means thousands more teeth to sort

Aug 6, 2017

The growing population of black bears in the United States has scientists sorting through thousands more teeth to get a handle on the health of America's bruins

The Latest: Trump defends his working vacation

Aug 6, 2017

President Donald Trump says he is hard at work while he takes a break from Washington

Trump takes break from White House with 'working vacation'

Aug 5, 2017

President Donald Trump is spending the first full day of his "working vacation" quietly at his private golf club in central New Jersey

Russia's Putin shows off spoils from Siberia fishing trip

Aug 5, 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin has gone spearfishing in southern Siberia's mountains, the latest outdoor exploit for the action man and adventure-loving Russian leader