Big Muddy Offers the Ultimate Float TripIf you like float trips, this could be the ultimate one - going from St. Louis to the Gulf of Mexico on the Mississippi.
Navy Vet Completes Swim For Fallen Comrades He swam up to 20 miles per day and passed through 10 states.
5 Best Beach Towns In TexasA visit to the Texas Coast is a great way to stay cool over the summer.
Best Up-And-Coming Travel Destinations Of 2015Travelers looking to visit someplace new should consider these five up-and-coming American travel destinations in 2015.
International Trips You Can Do In A WeekendMany international destinations close to home may prove to be a better option than South Beach or Miami. Among the best international trips that can be done in a weekend are the Bahamas, Cabo San Lucas, Cancun, Montreal and Vancouver.
Mississippi River Dropping Slower Than ExpectedMonths of drought have left the Mississippi near historic low levels, a problem worsened last month when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reduced the outflow from an upper Missouri River dam.
Analyst: Tropical Storm Isaac Will Likely Drive Up Gas PricesThe current St. Louis average of $3.68 per gallon for regular unleaded is more than 25 cents higher than just last month.
Environmentalists Sue EPA over Mississippi PollutionSuit seeks limits on nitrogen and phosphorus blamed for Gulf "Dead Zone"