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  • Highliner to walk thin air between glass peaks at Tennessee Aquarium for RiverRocks 2014
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:43:47 GMT
    Nationally known highliner Edward Yates lays a finger across the first of the two glass peaks of the Tennessee Aquarium he'll cross on a flat webbed tape Friday and Saturday, Oct. 24 and 25, 2014, during the 2014 RiverRocks games in Chattanooga. Edward Yates -- who makes his living as an engineer who spends his lunch breaks practicing walking on a narrow tape strung between trees -- walks a dizzying highline strung between rock peaks in Rodellar, Spain, earlier this year....
  • Pitcher Matthew Neil asked for a 'mountain' and got it
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:00:00 GMT
    Pitcher Matthew Neil is at the bottom of his mountain, and he's ready to climb. What's at the top? About 15 minutes had passed since the last out in a game between two independent league pro baseball teams on a warm July night....
  • Hundreds pay respects to fallen CalFire pilot
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 02:54:29 GMT
    Decked out in sparkling dress uniforms, hundreds of firefighters, park rangers and fellow pilots came from across California to pay their final respects Tuesday to a CalFire pilot killed while battling blazes in Yosemite National Park. From the massive American flag held 55 feet in the air by two extended ladders on fire trucks, to the solemn sign-off by a full pipe and drum honor guard, the goodbye to Geoffrey "Craig" Hunt was both sad and stirring....
  • Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Line Up for 2014 Mountainfilm
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:01:03 GMT
    The Film Society of LINCOLN Center announced today the lineup for Mountainfilm 2014, which runs November 21-23. For its fifth year, Mountainfilm returns with a weekend of documentaries about adventure, environment, and culture....
  • Mountainfilm Brings Adventure to the Film Society in November
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:03:37 GMT
    Mountainfilm is returning to the Film Society for a fifth year with documentaries about the environment, political and cultural issues, and most of alla adventure! Started in 1979 by rock climbers, Mountainfilm has expanded from a festival about the sport into a forum for documentaries of all stripes. This year's entries run the gamut in subject from wrangling buffalo in the American West to fly-fishing in France 60 years after the Liberation to a nail-biting rescue story in the Grand Tetons....
  • William Hawkins' 'Legacy of the Olmsted Brothers in Portland' traces city's appreciation...
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:43:30 GMT
    William J. Hawkins III has written a book for people who love Portland. Specifically, for the people who love Portland's flowerbeds, trees, meadows, soccer fields, parkways and graceful gazebos....
  • 'Bama, Oklahoma face possible playoff elimination
    published on Mon, 13 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Next year HBO is cutting the cord and selling its popular streaming video service HBO Go as a stand-alone product, as more Americans choose to watch the Web, not the TV. Viewers longing to see "Game of Thrones", "True... The second health care worker diagnosed with Ebola in Texas is a 29-year-old nurse who treated the Liberian man who died of the disease in a Dallas hospital....
  • 'Bama, Oklahoma face possible playoff elimination
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:15:00 GMT
    The second health care worker diagnosed with Ebola in Texas is a 29-year-old nurse who treated the Liberian man who died of the disease in a Dallas hospital. The second health care worker diagnosed with Ebola in Texas is a 29-year-old nurse who treated the Liberian man who died of the disease in a Dallas hospital....
  • Report: Wing Of Yosemite Fire Air Tanker Tore Off
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:51:02 GMT
    CBS13 Welcome to CBS13/CW31 on CBSSacramento.com! CBS13 has joined forces with KHTK Sports 1140 in Sacramento to give you the best Sacramento has to offer as CBS Local. CBS13 is part of CBS Television Stations, a [] KHTK Sports 1140 Contact KHTK Sports 1140: Studio Line: 339-1140 Toll Free: 920-1140 Text Line: 441140 Air Staff: Host: Keith Brooks Host: Carmichael Dave Host: Deuce Host: Jason Ross Host: Grant Napear Producer: Jodi Bacon For [] SACRAMENTO, Calif....
  • Kid magnets: Brooklyn Fencing Center and its neighbor, Homage Skateboard Academy
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:45:14 GMT
    Brooklyn Fencing Center, which teaches children and teens how to wield foils with finesse, moved to Gowanus late last month, to 600 Degraw St., just off Third Avenue. St. in Carroll Gardens because that building's landlord, Linda Figliolia, made a deal to sell the property....
  • Kid magnet: Brooklyn Boulders
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:44:24 GMT
    Yosemite National Park's got El Capitan. We've got fake rock walls aplenty at the city's oldest dedicated climbing gym, aptly named Brooklyn Boulders....
  • What The Hell Are These?
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:26:00 GMT
    Somebody's spotted this trio of sports cars hiding under wraps near Minaret Summit in Yosemite National Park. What do you think they are and what are they doing in the Sierra Nevadas? Apparently the vehicles were sitting unattended when this picture was taken a few hours ago....
  • Hearing Tuesday For Man Accused Of Setting $125 Million Rim Fire Near Yosemite National Park
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:26:47 GMT
    CBS13 Welcome to CBS13/CW31 on CBSSacramento.com! CBS13 has joined forces with KHTK Sports 1140 in Sacramento to give you the best Sacramento has to offer as CBS Local. CBS13 is part of CBS Television Stations, a [...] KHTK Sports 1140 Contact KHTK Sports 1140: Studio Line: 339-1140 Toll Free: 920-1140 Text Line: 441140 Air Staff: Host: Keith Brooks Host: Carmichael Dave Host: Deuce Host: Jason Ross Host: Grant Napear Producer: Jodi Bacon For [...] FRESNO, Calif....
  • Landon Donovan reluctant to play US finale
    published on Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:24:39 GMT
    A woman who spent 17 years in prison after being convicted of murder in the death of a homeless man was exonerated Friday by a Los Angeles County judge who said she should not spend another minute behind bars. A woman who spent 17 years in prison after being convicted of murder in the death of a homeless man was exonerated Friday by a Los Angeles County judge who said she should not spend another minute behind bars....
  • Harris' attorney says complaint withdrawn
    published on Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:24:13 GMT
    A woman who spent 17 years in prison after being convicted of murder in the death of a homeless man was exonerated Friday by a Los Angeles County judge who said she should not spend another minute behind bars. A woman who spent 17 years in prison after being convicted of murder in the death of a homeless man was exonerated Friday by a Los Angeles County judge who said she should not spend another minute behind bars....
  • Cal Fire Lifts Stand Down Of Air Tankers
    published on Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:05:02 GMT
    CBS13 Welcome to CBS13/CW31 on CBSSacramento.com! CBS13 has joined forces with KHTK Sports 1140 in Sacramento to give you the best Sacramento has to offer as CBS Local. CBS13 is part of CBS Television Stations, a [...] KHTK Sports 1140 Contact KHTK Sports 1140: Studio Line: 339-1140 Toll Free: 920-1140 Text Line: 441140 Air Staff: Host: Keith Brooks Host: Carmichael Dave Host: Deuce Host: Jason Ross Host: Grant Napear Producer: Jodi Bacon For [...] SACRAMENTO, Calif....
  • Vehicle Sparks Blamed For Dog Rock Fire
    published on Fri, 10 Oct 2014 03:06:00 GMT
    CBS13 Welcome to CBS13/CW31 on CBSSacramento.com! CBS13 has joined forces with KHTK Sports 1140 in Sacramento to give you the best Sacramento has to offer as CBS Local. CBS13 is part of CBS Television Stations, a [] KHTK Sports 1140 Contact KHTK Sports 1140: Studio Line: 339-1140 Toll Free: 920-1140 Text Line: 441140 Air Staff: Host: Keith Brooks Host: Carmichael Dave Host: Deuce Host: Jason Ross Host: Grant Napear Producer: Jodi Bacon For [] YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif....
  • After 16 years in, Tim Hudson advances in playoffs
    published on Thu, 09 Oct 2014 01:21:03 GMT
    A New York attorney accused of raping a woman will no longer represent the family of a man who died after being placed in a police chokehold. The marriage licenses are already gender neutral....
  • Police mistakenly think black teen is home burglar
    published on Wed, 08 Oct 2014 16:54:09 GMT
    A woman and her boyfriend are facing murder charges in court because police say they put alcohol in her disabled 13-year-old son's IV tube, contributing to his death. A woman and her boyfriend were due to appear in court Wednesday on charges they put alcohol in her disabled 13-year-old son's IV tube, contributing to his death....
  • UK police checking link to Syria in terror probe
    published on Wed, 08 Oct 2014 16:54:03 GMT
    A woman and her boyfriend are facing murder charges in court because police say they put alcohol in her disabled 13-year-old son's IV tube, contributing to his death. A woman and her boyfriend were due to appear in court Wednesday on charges they put alcohol in her disabled 13-year-old son's IV tube, contributing to his death....