Park Service celebrates 100 years, seeks minorities’ support


The NPS doesn’t track the makeup of its visitors, but commissioned studies have shown about three-quarters are white…

Italy earthquake kills at least 159, reduces towns to rubble


A strong earthquake in central Italy reduced three towns to rubble as people slept early Wednesday…

5 slain in Alabama massacre, suspect arrested


The five people slain in a massacre at a south Alabama home included a woman who was five months pregnant…

SFPD thanks two Good Samaritan for catching robbers


SFPD thanks two merchants in Chinatown for catching two suspects allegedly snatched a necklace from a woman’s neck…

Fire destroyed over 100 homes in NorCal Town


A wind-whipped wildfire roared through a Northern California town, destroying more than 100 homes…

Woman critically injured by tree branch in San Francisco


Officials say a woman is in critical condition after a large tree branch fell 50 feet and hit her on the head…

Swiss train attack suspect, female victim die of wounds


The man who attacked passengers on a crowded Swiss train with a knife and burning liquid died of his wounds…

Olympic Feature – US Fencing Gerek Meinhardt

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Olympic Feature – US Fencing Gerek Meinhardt