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Wyoming

A search and rescue team from Sacramento, Calif., sifts through debris from a deadly mudslide on April 4, 2014 in Oso, Wash. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wyoming Town Residents Ordered To Evacuate Over Landslide Threat

Residents of a hillside in Jackson, Wyo., have been ordered to evacuate due to landslide concerns.

04/10/2014

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Best Winter Getaways In America

Whether it means hitting the slopes or riding the waves, many winter travelers have a few favorite destinations across America to cure the winter blues. The following are five of the best winter getaways in the U.S.

11/26/2013

File photo of a grizzly bear in Yellowstone National Park.  (credit: Rob Daugherty/Getty Images)

Grizzly Attacks Injure 4 In And Near Yellowstone

Four people injured in two separate bear attacks in and near Yellowstone National Park on the same day were able to escape with relatively minor injuries. None remained hospitalized Friday.

08/16/2013

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Snowy Footprints Lead Police To Samurai Sword Thieves

Three men have been accused of stealing items that include a samurai sword – but according to central Wyoming police the suspects weren’t exactly ninjas.

04/11/2013

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2 Skiers Killed In Separate Wyoming Avalanches

Two backcountry skiers were killed in separate avalanches in western Wyoming on Sunday, the first two people to die in slides this winter.

02/04/2013

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Man Arrested After 31 Years On The Run

A Wyoming man who escaped from state custody 31 years ago has been arrested in Alaska.

06/28/2012

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Native American Tribe Gets Permit To Kill Bald Eagles For Religious Purposes

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has taken the unusual step of issuing a permit allowing an American Indian tribe to kill two bald eagles for religious purposes.

03/14/2012

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Fugitive Runs Out Of Gas, Calls Sheriff For Help

EVANSTON, Wyo. (AP) – A 59-year-old fugitive is back behind bars after he ran out of gas in Wyoming and called the local sheriff’s office for roadside assistance. The Wyoming Highway Patrol said Tuesday that […]

02/14/2012