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Israeli researchers say Sodom salt cave is world’s longest

Israeli researchers said Thursday they have surveyed what they now believe to be the ...

Frog symphony and ancient trees in a verdant Louisiana swamp

It was 93 degrees and humid when I set out on a 4-mile stroll ...

Mexico’s last penal colony starts new life as nature center

It’s unclear if Islas Marias ever really worked as a penal colony: The remote ...

W.S. Merwin, prize-winning poet of nature, dies at 91

W.S. Merwin, a prolific and versatile master of modern poetry who evolved through a ...

Gary Clark Jr. is confronting racism with ‘This Land’

Gary Clark Jr. has created a lot of conversation with “This Land,” the provocative ...

Culinary delights found along the Charlevoix Flavor Trail

      By JOHN MARSHALL Associated Press LA MALBAIE, Quebec (AP) — Danielle ...

German whiskey booming as micro distilleries keep popping up

  By DAVID RISING Associated Press SCHLEPZIG, Germany (AP) — Bastian Heuser swirls the ...

Doping in cards? Bridge ban fuels backlash to Olympic link

    By JOHN LEICESTER Associated Press PARIS (AP) — When the top-ranked bridge ...

Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, ‘Miserlou’ composer, is dead

Dick Dale, whose pounding, blaringly loud power-chord instrumentals on songs like “Miserlou” and “Let’s ...

Imagine Dragons’ leader on Oprah and brushing off the haters

Imagine Dragons’ Dan Reynolds is brushing the haters off his shoulders. The Grammy-winning rock ...