The famous 'Tall Ships' are touring the Columbia River this week.
The nation's biggest bicycle-sharing program got rolling Monday, as thousands of New Yorkers got their first chance to ride a network billed as a new form of public transit in a city known for it.
Increased use of medical marijuana may lead to more young children getting sick from accidentally eating food made with the drug, a Colorado study suggests.
High speed wooden roller coasters? Thrilling, sense-assaulting rides? Penguins? Yes, yes and most definitely.
New Jersey used a record-breaking gesture Friday to celebrate its recovery from a record-setting storm, proclaiming to the nation that the Jersey shore is back in business following Superstorm Sandy.
When a Portland woman couldn’t find a certain kind of food for her dog, she decided to create it herself.
The Pacific Northwest's 'electric highway' is expanding and you can now find charging stations in some unexpected places - even the great outdoors.
The prestigious Institute of Medicine is recommending that schools provide opportunities for at least 60 minutes of physical activity each day for students and that PE become a core subject.
The forecast for summer travel, 2013: Partly sunny.
A new study has determined for the first time just how quickly frogs and other amphibians are disappearing around the United States, and the news is not good.
Dog beaches account for a tiny fraction of the thousands of miles of U.S. shoreline, but they are treasured by pet owners and their pooches.
There comes a time in Central Florida — usually around mid-August, when you step outside and it feels like you're wearing a wet blanket inside an oven nestled in a sauna — that you start to dream of cold places and cold weather.
The Obama administration says more doctors and hospitals are embracing technology as adoption of computerized medical records reaches a "tipping point" in America.
The holiday weekend is fast approaching and for some that means taking the boat out on the water, even if the weather isn't exactly what they had hoped for.