For 101 miles, they’ll paddle and walk across R.I.
Horbert, a state wetlands supervisor from Scituate, has completed the 740-mile-long Northern Forest Canoe Trail ... nature experience even in a populated state like Rhode Island,” he says. “It only takes a little imagination to come up with something ...
Hybrid cars 101: How long should batteries last?
Now a class action lawsuit alleges that Civic Hybrids from the years 2006 to 2008 had shoddy batteries that reduced their fuel economy from the promised 50 miles per gallon to 30 m.p.g. within just a few years. How long should such a battery last?
Woman attacked by bear near Alaska military base heroically walked 2 miles for help
A woman jogging through an Alaska trail was mauled by a brown bear defending her two cubs before the bloodied woman staggered for 2 miles searching for help, authorities said. The woman, who did not want to be identified, was attacked after she became ...
It's still there?! Nine things to know about the plan to salvage the Costa Concordia
When will it be towed and how long will it take? With 60,000 tonnes of salvage gear attached to its 114,000 tonne frame, the Concordia isn't exactly a speedboat. Traveling at a maximum speed of two knots (2.3 miles ... and the Costa Concordia's captain ...
8th Grade Wrestler to Walk 40 Miles with Brother Who Has Cerebral Palsy on Back
The inspiration behind Hunter’s “Swagger” is his seven-year-old brother Braden, who lives with cerebral palsy and relies on a walker ... best of luck to Hunter and Braden. Forty miles is a long way to walk, but it goes faster when you’re in good ...