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A salute to Florida's Overseas Highway

113-mile feat of American ingenuity stood up to a hurricane, and won.<p>Even if you’ve never ventured outside of Orange County or the confines of Walt …

Irma brought out the truth about the Florida Keys

<b>Key Largo to Key West, Florida (CNN) —</b> It takes a special breed of cat to settle in the Florida Keys.<p>The slivers of land atop an ancient coral reef hold a mixture of hedonism and high water, luring anglers and divers, bikers and burnouts, pirates and professionals down US 1 to forget about life for …

Rowing

Sexy Shrimp Scampi Recipe

"This simple but flavorful Scampi is sure to be a big hit."<p>Ingredients<p>30 medium shrimp - peeled and deveined<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>2 tablespoons …

A Requiem for Florida, the Paradise That Should Never Have Been

As Hurricane Irma prepares to strike, it’s worth remembering that Mother Nature never intended us to live here.<p>ORLANDO, Fla.—The first Americans to spend much time in South Florida were the U.S. Army men who chased the Seminole Indians around the peninsula in the 1830s. And they hated it. Today, …

Rainfall

GoPro: Orca Rescue in 4K

GoPro

GoPro: Fun on the River With Dad

GoPro

GoPro Awards: Great White Shark Encounter

GoPro Awards: Freediving with Wild Orcas

Extreme Sports

Starbucks is honoring military veterans in this heartfelt way

With everyone so fixated on Starbucks’ impending rollout of their infamous pumpkin spice latte this “fall,” visitors to the global coffee giant this …

Democratic Rep. Steve Cohen Says He’ll Move To Impeach Trump Over Charlottesville Response

Tennessee Rep. Steve Cohen said he plans to file articles of impeachment against Trump over his response to the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.<p>A third House Democrat said Thursday that he will file articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, following the president’s highly …

Why the fuss over Confederate statues?

<b>Its been over 150 years since the last shots were fired in the US Civil War, but a debate still rages over how history will remember the losing side.</b><p>Hundreds of statues dedicated to the Confederacy - the southern states which revolted against the US government - exist all throughout the United …

Donald Trump Is a Lame-Duck President

Just seven months into his presidency, Trump appears to have achieved a status usually reserved for the final months of a term.<p>In many ways, the Trump presidency never got off the ground: The president’s legislative agenda is going nowhere, his relations with foreign leaders are frayed, and his …

The Chilling Effects of Openly Displayed Firearms

Charlottesville marks a new era of even bolder assertion of the right to threaten violence for political purposes.<p>It could have been so much worse.<p>Like ISIS attackers in Europe, the Charlottesville murderer used a car as his assault weapon. But Charlottesville this past weekend was crammed with …

No, Mr. President, both sides aren’t to blame for Charlottesville — or the Civil War

“There was a right side and a wrong side in the late war which no sentiment ought to cause us to forget.” So proclaimed the famed abolitionist Frederick Douglass in 1878, fighting back against an ascendant movement among whites for “reconciliation” — a movement premised on the idea that Americans …

Rights & Freedoms

I Spent a Month Learning Guitar on the Internet and It Actually Worked

So here's my review of Fender Play.<p>As the legend goes, the Sex Pistols's bass player, Sid Vicious, didn't know how to play his instrument. High on amphetamines, he stayed up one night picking along to a Ramones album on a beat-up Fender. The next day, he was no Jaco Pastorius—but in the same way I …

Guitar

Perch and Grits: A Twist on a Classic Southern Recipe

I am a little different than most of the people in my home state of Minnesota. While most people rave about catching and eating walleye, I’m not …

Lobster and Corn Chowder

A New England classic, lobster chowder evokes images of summers at the shore. And since fresh corn is at its best this month in many parts of the country, now is the time to invite your friends over for a hearty bowl of this old-fashioned dish. <b>Lobster and Corn Chowder</b> <b>Ingredients</b> • 2 live lobsters, …

Grilled Snapper Vera Cruz

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories279 calorieTotal Fat10 gramsSaturated Fat1.5 …

Crab Cakes

Now Playing<p>Grilled Sheet Pan Paella 00:48<p>A grill and a sheet pan are all you need to whip up paella for a crowd.<p>Now Playing<p>Ice Cream in a Bag …

Ice Cream

Jalapeño Crab and Tomato Salad

• In a large bowl whisk together the mayonnaise, juices, jalapeños, zests, Espelette pepper, 1/2 tsp. salt, and 1/4 tsp. black pepper.<br>• Gently fold in …

Food

Fishing Gliding Jigs for Stubborn Summer Bass

Warming temperatures mean two things for many bass anglers: Increased fishing pressure and lethargic bass. Throughout much of the country, the fish …

Topwater Tips & Tactics for June Largemouths - Game & Fish

<i>These three experts know the best new-wave topwater approaches for June largemouths.</i><p>It’s humbling to consider the way nature works, with life giving …

34 Old-School Fishing Tips for Today’s Anglers

For 35 years, H.G. “Tap” Tapply was a mainstay in the pages of <i>Field & Stream</i>, writing the hugely popular “Tap’s Tips” column. Each month, he served …

Fishing

Get off the Bank: Take Time to Master Deep-Water Bass Fishing

<i>Learning how to catch deep-water bass will increase your fishing confidence and deepen your angling skills.</i>It’s summer, bass anglers, and time to …

#1 Tip for Summer Bass Fishing

With Summer heat among us, the Fish in your waters are going to be looking for a cool and protective place to feed. This could be laid down trees, …

Fishing

3 Keys to Summer Bass Fishing Success

<b>Written by Andrew Schadegg</b><p>Catching fish this time of year, can be challenging. To put bass in the boat this summer, you need to shift your focus to …

Fishing

Bass Fishing: Three Twists on the Shaky-Head Worm

When other bass lures fail, the go-to fallback bait is the shaky-head worm, and has been for years. The retrieve involves moving the jig along the …

Fishing

USS Gerald R Ford launches first aircraft using electromagnetic catapult

The USS Gerald R Ford scored a double first less than a week after commissioning, as the nuclear-powered supercarrier launched and recovered a …

Military

The USS Nimitz aircraft carrier just hit the Persian Gulf to hammer whatever is left of ISIS

"For the Nimitz Strike Group, today is game day," said Rear Adm. Bill Byrne, commander of Nimitz's carrier strike group said in a US Navy statement sent to Business Insider. "When you hear the roar of the jets today it is for real; it's game on."<p>The Nimitz and its accompanying carrier strike group, …

Watch the US Navy’s electromagnetic catapult launch a fighter jet

The US Navy's next-gen Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System (EMALS) has already shown it can hurl weighty dead-loads. Now, after months of trials, it just propelled its first actual aircraft. A jet fighter performed the first EMALS launch and recovery from the USS Gerald R. Ford on Friday.<p>The …