View of the Court of the Patriarchs inside the Zion National Park in Utah on March 10, 2011. (credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Hikers Hop Gate At Closed National Park To Protest Shutdown

Despite being warned about possible federal citations, 16 hikers hopped a gate at closed Zion National Park in southern Utah to protest the partial government shutdown.


File photo of a bee. (Photo by JOEL SAGET/AFP/GettyImages)

1 Hiker Killed, 2 Stranded While Fleeing Swarm Of Bees

Authorities in Phoenix are trying to rescue two stranded hikers and another person who reportedly fell off a cliff at Echo Canyon.