- Surfing event opens in Rio amid water pollution worries Updated: May-12-15 7:02 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - Many of the world's top surfers were in Rio de Janeiro for a major surfing competition that kicked off Tuesday amid persistent worries about the city's polluted waters.
- Q&A: A look at the big waves pounding California beaches Updated: May-04-15 5:34 pm
LOS ANGELES - Big waves have been lashing Southern California, attracting surfers and thousands of gawkers to south-facing beaches.
- World Surf League nixes polluted Rio beach for competition Updated: Apr-29-15 5:13 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - A sewage-filled Rio de Janeiro beach has been removed from the list of venues for an upcoming surfing competition in the city, the World Surf League said Wednesday.