Up on Mount Bachelor, the weather was cold, grey and spitting snow, but that didn’t stop people from trying to ski or snowboard across a pond of ice cold water.
Right off the starting blocks, snowboarders and skiers were doing flips, spins and hand plants over the barrels. The competition, being set up in jam format, offered every competitor to get as many runs in as they could.
An Auburn woman who battled cancer head on now fights for others she's never even met.
New York City lawmakers are considering a bill that would make it illegal to buy a fake Rolex watch or Prada handbag from a street vendor.
A glowing Kate Middleton on Thursday christened a gigantic new cruise ship named the Royal Princess.
Is your summertime budget tight? Not to worry - there will be plenty of entertainment in the coming months at your local parks.
Mackinac Island, located off the Straits of Mackinac separating Michigan's Upper and Lower Peninsulas, was an important outpost in the region's fur trade, but that gave way to fishing and eventually tourism.
The weather may not be ideal today -- but you know the first time it hits 75 degrees again, you're going to be packing up the sunscreen and itching to get to the beach. But Seattle's most popular waterfront spots can get so crowded (have you tried parking at Golden Gardens on a Saturday?), you might be looking for a new place to lay down your towel. Don't sweat it; we've scoped out a few lesser-known beaches for your sunning pleasure.
The iconic Heceta Head Lighthouse is open again after two years of restoration.
Want more time off work to hang out at the beach? Need a little cash and have vacation days to spare?
Hobbits, elves and dragons appear to be luring tourists to New Zealand as fans await their first glimpse of the second movie in "The Hobbit" trilogy.
A familiar face on KATU - Problem Solver Shellie Bailey-Shah - will be gone for the summer, but not to worry - she'll be back and in the meantime will be sharing stories as she travels the world.
Some of the world's best kayakers are competing in the The North Fork Championship, an annual kayak race north of Banks on the North Fork of the Payette River in southwestern Idaho.