Recreation And Leisure
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska wildlife managers say they need help: A growing number of black bears are roaming the state, chowing down on too many caribou and moose and leaving too few for humans to eat.
BELLFLOWER, Calif. - Firefighters say a blaze at a vacant California bowling alley in Bellflower sent up huge plumes of smoke, but no one was injured, and it appeared they would be able to save all the buildings around it.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - Resorts Atlantic City, the nation's first casino to open outside Nevada, will adopt a roaring '20s theme to capitalize on the success of "Boardwalk Empire," the HBO series about Prohibition-era Atlantic City.
NEW YORK - The Christmas shopping season doesn't kick off for another six weeks, but retailers already are signaling they're prepared to discount aggressively if needed to entice shoppers still skittish about spending.
LOVELAND, Colo. - A Montana woman accused of taking a crowbar to an art museum display that has spurred protests and been denounced as obscene was arrested Wednesday on a charge of criminal mischief.
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- Chefs name gardens top restaurant trend of 2010
- LA wants to berth floating WWII ship museum
- Philadelphia becomes largest US city with casino
- Marine admits he helped kill 50 petting zoo ducks
- Spanish region votes on regulating bull festivals
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- Jackson estate licenses virtual 'Planet Michael'
- Jimmy the painting chimp draws hordes to Rio zoo
- Toys R Us will open temporary FAO Schwarz stores
- Ind.'s Grand Victoria Casino to be sold for $43M
- Reynolds' Hollywood memorabilia set for auction
- Barrett gov's race ad focuses on state fair attack
- Fearless honey badger escapes from Prague zoo
- Study: Flamboyant male dancing attracts women best
- 2 panda cubs born in Spanish zoo
- Las Vegas casino evacuated after bomb threat
- Tradition ends: No Michigan state fair this year
- Casino proposed near battlefield splits Gettysburg
- Maine climber found after 21 years in Canadian ice
- Kangaroo testicle? Chefs in Serbia say, 'Yes!'
- 'Toy Story 3' to break another record for Disney
- Canine lifeguards doggie paddle to the rescue
- Western NY zoo euthanizes 12-year-old male giraffe
- NC memorabilia dealer selling Salinger's toilet
- Germany: Father saves girl from bear in zoo
- Sheriff: Tequila says audience threw rocks, feces
- Hole in one! Obama's daughter has lucky stroke
- Minute's silence at Swiss parade for Duisburg dead
- Warning: All animals at Indonesian zoo in danger
- In the money: Fair showcases $100,000 bills, coins
- SKorean Red Cross urges NKorea to free fishermen
- American Bar Association backs same-sex marriage
- Review: Ohio keeper hurt by elephant broke rules
- Searchers find bodies of 4 missing Idaho boaters