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Body of New Mexico man recovered from Colorado River in Grand Canyon National Park

May. 13, 2024 20:23 PM EDT

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — The body of a New Mexico man has been recovered from the Colorado River in Grand Canyon National Park, authorities said Monday. National Park Service personnel were notified Friday about a body being spotted in the river. ...

Wild horses to remain in North Dakota's Theodore Roosevelt National Park, lawmaker says

Apr. 25, 2024 16:54 PM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Wild horses will stay in North Dakota's Theodore Roosevelt National Park amid fears from advocates that park officials would remove the beloved animals from the rugged badlands landscape, a key lawmaker said Thursday. Republican U.S. Sen. John Hoeven said he...