Scott Beam

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Canoe Trails: Lost and Found

The lure of the unknown has inspired exploration for eons. While satellite technology has brought the hidden recesses of the planet within the grasp …

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Irsay: 'Right' call to transition to Luck

Colts owner Jim Irsay took a moment from his team's celebration of reaching the AFC title game Sunday to publicly revisit his critical decision to …

Sleepy space probe New Horizons awakens for close-up with Pluto

<b>(CNN) —</b> Three billion miles away from Earth, in an unchartered slice of our solar system, a small space probe is shaking off its deep sleep and getting ready to become the first spacecraft to visit Pluto and its moons.<p>It's the "beginning of the mission's primary objective: the exploration of Pluto …

The 3% down payment mortgage makes a comeback

In an effort to open up lending to more low-income and first time home buyers, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac announced Monday that they will start backing mortgages with down payments of as little as 3% of the home's price.<p>But borrowers will still need to meet strict criteria first, the two …

America’s Top 10 Lakes to Visit This Fall (Photos)

Lake trips offer the perfect mix of relaxation and water action, plus the chance for some moonlit skinny-dipping.

The USA's 10 best motorcycle roads

A great road is a great road, but if you’re riding a motorcycle, you’re looking for something special: twisties, vistas, turnouts, that perfect stretch of smooth tarmac, and biker-friendly stops that make getting there most of the fun. Here are 10 of the best roads across America for an …

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