Fed court finds search, seizure of guns OK without warrant or evidence of crime
  A U.S. circuit court of appeals gave its blessing last week to the search of a gun enthusiast’s home, as well as the seizure of her weapons, while lacking both search warrant and evidence that she had committed a crime. The case originated three years ago when Krysta... Read more
Scientists tagging sharks in Gulf to predict hurricane intensity
Fifty sharks, tuna, tarpon and billfish are swimming around the Gulf of Mexico right now fitted with satellite-linked tags to help scientists track water temperatures and perhaps one day help improve hurricane forecasting. The devices were put there by researchers at the University of Miami who have tagged a... Read more
Fish-attracting Structures Benefit Canyon Lake Anglers
ATHENS—Fishing in Canyon Lake received a boost in May thanks to a habitat improvement project carried out by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) and local conservation groups. Fish-attracting structures were placed into the lake by volunteers from the Canyon Bass Club chapter of Friends of Reservoirs along with... Read more
Crime The Major Hunting and Outdoors Store at the Center of a Big Gun Lawsuit
Dawn Nguyen was sentenced to 16 months in prison Monday after pleading guilty last month to falsifying firearms forms in June 2010 at a Gander Mountain store Rochester, New York. There she was accompanied by William Spengler, who wasn’t allowed by purchase a gun because he had previously been... Read more
Another week of huge GM recalls: is your vehicle listed here?
There has to be a better way…or maybe not.   General Motors continues to parcel out recall notices with a new bunch (2.42-million vehicles) today and 2.7-million late last week.  I suspect there is a strategy here since GM has its new first-ever tsar for global quality, a new... Read more
WATCH: Viral Time-lapse Video Captures ‘Epic’ Severe Storm in Wyoming
Take a look at a viral, time-lapse video of a supercell spotted in northeast Wyoming near Clareton Sunday by Basehunters Chasers: “These low precipitation supercells are usually found in the Plains or northern Rockies as they form along a boundary dividing dry air to the west and more moist... Read more
Face-to-face with his greatest fear: Moment host of River Monsters encountered 200 lbs, 20-foot long Amazon anaconda that had already crushed a man to death
River Monster’s intrepid host Jeremy Wade faced down his greatest fear when he came face-to-face with a deadly 200 pound anaconda on the latest edition of his hit show, River Monsters. The British adventurer was followed by the crew of the Animal Planet smash as he navigated the Amazon... Read more
Video: Storm Chaser Catches What a Momma Bear Did When Her Cub Became Stranded on the Side of a Road
Storm chaser Ricky Forbes was on the trail of some violent weather in a Canadian national park in British Columbia when he spotted something more interesting than a potential tornado — a momma bear realizing that one of her cubs had wandered onto a highway. As cars whizzed past, Forbes... Read more