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The Woman Behind the Baseball Hall of Fame
Adventure Travel & Sports / CBS News / Professional Sports

The Woman Behind the Baseball Hall of Fame

This weekend, the 75th anniversary of the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York marks the induction of six of the all-time greats, including Joe Torre and Bobby Cox…. Read More…

8 Items That Need to Be On Your Hiking Gear Checklist
Adventure Travel & Sports / Travel Gear

8 Items That Need to Be On Your Hiking Gear Checklist

Summer is officially here, and that means hiking, backpacking, and camping season. Every year, new products come out to make your experience better, and this year we discovered some of… Read More…

Summer Extreme Sports At Mountain Resorts
Adventure Travel & Sports / Pop Culture Travel

Summer Extreme Sports At Mountain Resorts

There’s a common belief that once ski season is over, resorts close their doors until the following winter. But mountain resorts across the country often play host to events, including… Read More…

Travel Tip: Go Whitewater Rafting in the City
Travel Tips / Water sports

Travel Tip: Go Whitewater Rafting in the City

When someone says whitewater rafting, you probably imagine schlepping into the wilderness to spend a day or two out in nature. Well, that’s part of it. But in some places,… Read More…

6 Biking Apps to Download This Summer
Apps & Technology / Hiking & Biking

6 Biking Apps to Download This Summer

May is National Bike Month, and we’ve rounded up the best biking apps to help you get the most out of your time on two wheels. Read on to see… Read More…

Climbing Everest: The Dangerous Lives of Sherpas
Adventure Travel & Sports / Travel News

Climbing Everest: The Dangerous Lives of Sherpas

After the tragic incident last week that killed 16 sherpas climbing the Khumbu Icefall on Mount Everest, attention has turned toward the sherpa community itself. While sherpas have long been… Read More…

Travel Tip: How To Go Skiing This Summer
Travel Tips / Winter Sports

Travel Tip: How To Go Skiing This Summer

Ski season may be over around the country, but that doesn’t mean you can’t hit the slopes this summer. Here are some places where you can go summer skiing. In… Read More…

From Curling to Biathlon: Where You Can Try the Wackiest Winter Olympic Sports
Olympics

From Curling to Biathlon: Where You Can Try the Wackiest Winter Olympic Sports

Let’s face it. Some things about the Winter Olympics are just bizarre…and we’re not talking about the questionable hotel rooms. Tune in at an off-peak hour and you’ll find athletes… Read More…

Follow These Reporters for the Real Story on Sochi Hotels
Olympics

Follow These Reporters for the Real Story on Sochi Hotels

Russia has spent a reported $50 billion to host the Winter Olympic Games, but field reporters aren’t necessarily reaping the benefits. As journalists checked into their hotels this week, they… Read More…

The Most Wonderful Week of the Year Ends, Pirates Fantasy Camp, Part 7
Adventure Travel & Sports

The Most Wonderful Week of the Year Ends, Pirates Fantasy Camp, Part 7

Weather puts an early end to the Pittsburgh Pirates Fantasy Camp, but it’s still the most wonderful week of the year for Roy Berger. Find out why in his final… Read More…

Moving Back up the Ranks, Pirates Fantasy Camp, Part 6
Adventure Travel & Sports

Moving Back up the Ranks, Pirates Fantasy Camp, Part 6

Yesterday, Roy Berger’s team lost their playoff spot at Pittsburgh Pirates Fantasy Campy, but they have a chance to save face at the consolation game. Find out what happened in… Read More…