Recreational Sports

Learning to ski: How do you know when your child is ready?

Nov 22, 2017

Learning to ski: How do you know when your child is ready?

What's new for ski season in New York State

Nov 20, 2017

New York is home to 51 ski resorts, the most of any state in the nation, and its three state-run ski areas have undergone several upgrades since last season

A look at what's in store for the New England ski season

Nov 20, 2017

From the return of the women's World Cup to Killington to the debut of cat skiing for adventurous skiers and riders at Sugarloaf in Maine, New England resorts are offering a variety of events and upgrades to draw skiers and riders this season

New Delhi's polluted air doesn't deter distance runners

Nov 20, 2017

People breathing New Delhi's acrid air lately have suffered burning eyes and rasping throats, so the notion of thousands of distance-runners gulping down lungful after lungful may have seemed strange

Turkeys thriving, causing ruckus in San Francisco suburbs

Nov 19, 2017

Turkeys are traditional for Thanksgiving but some folks in the San Francisco Bay Area are praying they'll disappear

Getting more 'wolflike' is the key to the future for coyotes

Nov 17, 2017

The future of the coyotes that roam from Newfoundland to Virginia could hinge on the animals becoming the 'wolves' of the East Coast

Toxic algae: Once a nuisance, now a severe nationwide threat

Nov 16, 2017

Scientists say despite prevention efforts, harmful algae is quickly becoming a global epidemic

Walker eliminates Wisconsin's minimum hunting age

Nov 13, 2017

Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that eliminates a minimum age requirement to hunt in Wisconsin

After massacre, Las Vegas police beef up marathon security

Nov 10, 2017

Las Vegas is posting snipers and surrounding tens of thousands of runners with other safety measures at a weekend marathon

Trump business opens online store for Trump merchandise

Nov 8, 2017

President Donald Trump's company is opening an online store to sell branded apparel, golf gear and gifts to capitalize on the Trump family name