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Man without legs to climb Mount Kilimanjaro

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - For many, summer ushers in opportunities for vacations and leisure activities.

Apa Sherpa climbs Mt. Everest for the 21st time

Apa Sherpa broke his own world record by scaling Mount Everest (8,848m) for the 21st time on Wednesday.

251 climbers to attempt Mt. Everest this spring

KATHMANDU, Nepal - The spring 2011 mountaineering season has begun, and 26 expeditions consisting of 251 climbers have already headed towards Mt.

Rescue worker: Tourists risk lives at Merapi Volcano

Boyolali, Central Java - Dozens of Indonesians and foreign tourists are putting their lives at risk by climbing the Merapi Volcano, a rescue worker warned on Sunday.

Tourists to be banned from climbing Uluru

SYDNEY — Australia on Wednesday announced plans to stop tourists climbing Uluru, the giant red rock sacred to Aborigines and formerly known as Ayers Rock, which draws hundreds of thousands of visito

Call to ban tourists from Uluru

Tourists would be banned from climbing Uluru in protest over the Northern Territory intervention, a protest rally in Sydney has heard.