- Obama to preserve California federal lands Updated: Mar-08-14 9:41 pm
- Tee time part of Obama's Florida family vacation Updated: Mar-08-14 3:43 pm
- Outdoor classroom 'a real joy' Updated: Mar-08-14 3:35 pm
- National parks looking for conservation recruits Updated: Mar-08-14 3:25 pm
- Experts urge tourism shift away from NJ waterfront Updated: Mar-08-14 12:49 pm
- NH children's museum starts new discount system Updated: Mar-08-14 12:40 pm
- Slidell reviewing Carnival under new rules Updated: Mar-08-14 11:53 am
- CSI exhibit lets Davenport visitors solve crimes Updated: Mar-08-14 11:08 am
- Serbs decry plans to move Tesla's ashes to church Updated: Mar-08-14 10:22 am
- NH national forest seeks artist applications Updated: Mar-08-14 10:08 am
- Gustin, Black going into ND Ag Hall of Fame Updated: Mar-08-14 9:37 am
- Ramirez returns, homers to send Dodgers over Texas Updated: Mar-07-14 9:11 pm
- Bill would ban SeaWorld orca shows in California Updated: Mar-07-14 7:22 pm
- Judge: Sequim woman not guilty of park trespassing Updated: Mar-07-14 5:13 pm
- Obama to promote education agenda at Miami school Updated: Mar-07-14 2:17 pm
- Samurai exhibition opens Sunday at Detroit museum Updated: Mar-07-14 4:06 am
- DC's Postal Museum looks at US history with China Updated: Mar-07-14 3:19 am
- Mobile, Alabama: 5 free things for visitors Updated: Mar-06-14 9:05 pm
- Fans pick names for 3 lion cubs at New Jersey park Updated: Mar-06-14 6:36 pm
- Baton Rouge developer eyes Six Flags site again Updated: Mar-06-14 5:32 pm
- Netanyahu speaks about Iran at Los Angeles museum Updated: Mar-06-14 3:00 pm
- Star-spangled banner stamp unveiled at Smithsonian Updated: Mar-06-14 11:46 am
- National park tourism generates $28m in Wis. Updated: Mar-06-14 11:45 am
- National parks visitors spent $81M in New Mexico Updated: Mar-06-14 11:42 am
- Ohio museum: Sculpture may be idol stolen in India Updated: Mar-06-14 9:44 am
KEY LARGO, Florida - President Barack Obama will expand the California Coastal National Monument to include the Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands, a White House official said Saturday.
KEY LARGO, Florida - President Barack Obama got out on a Florida golf course Saturday with two former professional athletes and the cousin of one of his top advisers.
MUNFORDVILLE, Kentucky - Western Kentucky University owns a little-known plot of land where biologists, schoolchildren and people wounded during war can marvel in the beauty of rural Kentucky and heal from trauma, while researchers also contribute to the scientific community.
CASPER, Wyoming - Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks are looking for a few good teens to take part in this year's Youth Conservation Program.
ASBURY PARK, New Jersey - What makes the Jersey Shore attractive to millions of visitors every summer could prove to be its worst enemy over time.
DOVER, New Hampshire - The Children's Museum of New Hampshire is offering a new way to provide low-income families with deeply discounted admission.
SLIDELL, Louisiana - Slidell completed its first Carnival season under stricter parade regulations and Mayor Freddy Drennan said the city is still compiling its reports to determine how well the krewes adhered to the new regulations.
DAVENPORT, Iowa - The tourism advertising slogan says that what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas.
BELGRADE, Serbia - Hundreds of Serbs rallied Saturday against plans by the Serbian Orthodox Church and nationalist leaders to move the ashes of scientist and engineer Nikola Tesla from his museum in Belgrade to the country's biggest church.
CAMPTON, New Hampshire - Officials at New Hampshire's White Mountain National Forest are seeking applicants for the fourth annual Artist-in-Residence program.
VALLEY CITY, North Dakota - Two people are being inducted into the North Dakota Agriculture Hall of Fame.
SAN DIEGO - A California state lawmaker wants to ban SeaWorld from using killer whales in its San Diego shows.
PORT ANGELES, Washington - A Sequim (skwihm) woman who was ticketed for driving past two barricades in Olympic National Park during the government shutdown was found not guilty after a brief bench trial before a federal magistrate.
HOMESTEAD, Florida - President Barack Obama is beginning a new effort to help students take the first step toward getting college educations.
DETROIT - An exhibition devoted to the samurai of Japan will open Sunday at the Detroit Institute of Arts.
WASHINGTON - A new exhibition is looking at the history of Chinese and U.S. relations through mail and stamps at the Smithsonian's National Postal Museum.
MOBILE, Alabama - Mobile is that "other" city on the northern Gulf Coast, the one that sometimes gets lost between the beaches of the Florida Panhandle and the nonstop party of New Orleans. Local promoters call it "secretly awesome."
JACKSON, New Jersey - Three African lion cubs at Six Flags Great Adventure and Safari in central New Jersey now have names following voting on the park's Facebook page.
NEW ORLEANS - New Orleans' latest call for someone to take on the redevelopment of the blighted former Six Flags theme park received just one response.
LOS ANGELES - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Jewish community leaders on Thursday that he was determined to contain Iran's nuclear program and protect the state of Israel from Iran.
WASHINGTON - The Smithsonian Institution is beginning a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the flag and song that became the national anthem with a new forever stamp from the U.S. Postal Service.
MILWAUKEE - Visitors to two national parks in Wisconsin spent $28.4 million in surrounding communities in 2012.
SANTA FE, New Mexico - A new federal report says tourism at national parks in New Mexico generated about $81 million in visitor spending that benefited the state's economy.
TOLEDO, Ohio - An 11th-century Indian statue owned by an Ohio art museum may have been stolen before the institution purchased it.