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Climbers rush to beat ban on Australia’s iconic rock Uluru

ULURU, Australia (AP) - The sandstone monolith called Uluru that dominates Australia's arid center has long been celebrated as a prized peak to be...

APNewsBreak: Skeleton unearthed beneath California peak

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The climbers were closing in on the top of California's second-highest peak when they came upon the grisly discovery of...

‘Free Solo’ wins Oscar for documentary feature

LOS ANGELES (AP) - "Free Solo" climbed to the top of the Oscars, winning best documentary feature.The film about rock climber Alex Honnold's quest...

The Latest: ‘Free Solo’ wins documentary feature Oscar

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Latest on the 91st Academy Awards, which are being presented Sunday night at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles...

Masters of rock: Climbers shatter El Capitan’s speed record

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Two of the world's best rock climbers coped with frightening falls and the deaths of two fellow climbers on the...

Masters of rock: Climbers smash El Capitan’s climb record

LOS ANGELES (AP) - After two of the world's most celebrated rock climbers twice set astonishingly fast records on the biggest wall in Yosemite...

Masters of rock: Climbers smash El Capitan’s climb record

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Days after two of the world's most celebrated rock climbers twice set astonishingly fast records on the biggest wall in...

APNewsBreak: No increased danger after Yosemite rocks fall

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) - A geological analysis Friday found there was no more danger than usual of another giant rock fall after...

Solo climber is 1st up Yosemite’s El Capitan without ropes

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) - An elite rock climber became the first to climb alone to the top of the massive granite wall...