Alaska

Polar Bear 'Kali' at the Buffalo Zoo on 4-30-15 (Kelly Ann Brown, Buffalo Zoo)

Polar Bear ‘Kali’ Transported to Saint Louis Zoo Via FedEx

In March 2013, the orphaned bear was turned over to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service by an Alaskan hunter who unknowingly killed Kali’s mother in a subsistence hunt.

05/08/2015

Kali the polar bear cub in 2013. (Photo courtesy U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)

Orphaned Polar Bear to Relocate to St. Louis Zoo

Kali, the polar bear who gained international fame when orphaned two years ago, is coming to the St. Louis Zoo.

04/28/2015

Photo Credit: Randy Yagi

Top Mountain Climbing Destinations In The U.S.

Among the country’s five best mountain climbing destinations are the highest point in North America and one of the world’s most famous natural landmarks.

04/03/2015

Grizzley Bear Bert at Saint Louis Zoo dies

Grizzly Bear at St. Louis Zoo Dies

Zoo officials say the grizzly bear “Bert” was euthanized Tuesday at age 25. He had been in ill health with age-related problems.

03/04/2015

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Planning Your Alaska Vacation

Are you thinking of taking the trip of a lifetime to Alaska? Take the hassle out of figuring out what to do, where to stay and where to eat by reviewing the tips from this quick guide to help you plan your Alaskan vacation.

01/09/2015

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Top 5 American Whale-Watching Tours

You don’t have to travel the world to enjoy fabulous whale watching. Here are five of the best U.S. whale watching tours.

08/01/2014

Border Patrol (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Boy Scout Leader: Border Patrol Official Pointed Gun At Scout’s Head

A Boy Scout leader says a Border Patrol agent pointed a gun at the head at one of his Scouts while his troop was at the Canadian-Alaskan border.

07/23/2014

DENALI NATIONAL PARK, ALASKA - UNDATED: General view of the West face of Mt. McKinley in Denali National Park in Alaska. (Photo by: Mike Powell/Getty Images)

Overnight America Podcast: April 8th, 2014 – Oliver Milton, Keith Creighton

Travel Expert Oliver Milton with YMT Vacations joined Jon this morning to talk about the upcoming Overnight America cruise to Alaska. PopDose.com staffer Keith Creighton drew the short straw this week and joined Jon in […]

04/08/2014

Top Natural Wonders In The USA

America is blessed with an abundance of natural wonders, from pristine lakes and mighty rivers to natural sandstone arches and snow-capped mountains.

10/15/2013

Photo: KMOX file

Glass Shards Prompt Recall Of Lean Cuisine Ravioli

Nestle Prepared Foods Co. has issued a recall of Lean Cuisine mushroom ravioli after consumer reports that glass shards were found in the product.

02/12/2013

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