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Anchovy swarm on So Cal beach 'wonderful' for snorkelers

Anchovy swarm on So Cal beach 'wonderful' for snorkelers

"It's rare to see so many anchovy in surf zone," says expert. "Usually, schools are seen hundreds of yards to many miles offshore."
History shines in America's oldest city

History shines in America's oldest city

Sure you can wear T-shirts and shorts almost anywhere you go in St. Augustine, Florida. But it's not just another sandy tourist trap
Up to 30 stuck after Six Flags roller coaster derails

Up to 30 stuck after Six Flags roller coaster derails

A tree branch that fell on the tracks derailed a roller coaster car at a Six Flags amusement park near Los Angeles
Trio of 737 fuselages fall off train into river

Trio of 737 fuselages fall off train into river

Three Boeing 737 fuselages slid down a steep embankment into the Clark Fork River following a train derailment en route to Boeing's facility in Washington
50 United States, 50 natural wonders

50 United States, 50 natural wonders

Once the July 4 fireworks are done, you can seek some calm at these beautifully wild spots
Top 10 U.S. water parks by visitor numbers

Top 10 U.S. water parks by visitor numbers

Nearly 11 million people headed to the top 10 water parks in the United States in 2013, and about 4 million headed to two Disney World water parks in Florida
Tighter security ordered for U.S.-bound flights

Tighter security ordered for U.S.-bound flights

The Obama administration is stepping up security for some flights headed to the United States from Europe and the Middle East
Evacuation slide deploys midair on United flight

Evacuation slide deploys midair on United flight

Boeing 737 carrying 96 passengers and five crew members is forced to make unscheduled landing
World's tallest water slide to open soon

World's tallest water slide to open soon

Water slide featuring 168-foot plunge and top speeds of 50 miles per hour to open in Kansas City
Cinema's golden age: Glorious Hollywood movie palaces

Cinema's golden age: Glorious Hollywood movie palaces

These beautiful art-deco movie theaters are worth a visit as much as -- if not more than -- the movies they're screening
20 best places to visit in the United States

20 best places to visit in the United States

The 2014 U.S. News and World Report ranking picks out the best places to visit
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