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From the Ralph Lauren collection on display at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. Photo taken in 2005. (Creative Commons)

’62 Ferrari Sold At Carmel Auction For $34 Million

A rare 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO once owned by a famed racing driver and Olympic gold medalist has sold for $34.65 million.

08/15/2014

Bear Ventures Into A Ski Race At Tahoe's Heavenly Resort (Credit: Tahoe Daily Tribune)

Rare Bear Caught On Camera Sharing Lake Tahoe Slopes With Skiers

Look closely, and you’ll see something out of the ordinary in this photo of skiers at Heavenly Mountain in South Lake Tahoe.

01/10/2014

Glen Plake attends the Celebrity Racing Charity Event at the Pole Position Raceway on December 2, 2007 in Corona, California. (Noel Vasquez/Getty Images)

Livermore-Born Extreme Skiing Pioneer Survives Deadly Nepal Avalanche

Renowned American extreme skier Glen Plake, one of the survivors of the weekend Himalayan avalanche that killed at least eight people, said Wednesday he feels lucky to be alive but heartbroken that he could not save two friends who remain missing.

09/26/2012

Eva Twardokens surfs off of Capitola (CBS)

HealthWatch: NorCal Olympic Athlete Credits Paleo Diet For Healing

An Olympic athlete from Northern California is crediting her conversion to the paleolithic diet in healing her body from the rigors of top-level competition.

05/18/2012

(Photo credit by Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort)

Skier Dies After Falling Into Hole At Sierra Resort

A skier died at the Sierra-At-Tahoe ski resort Sunday afternoon after falling into a deep hole, according to resort officials.

03/19/2012

Snow on the road in the Sierra. (CBS)

Storm Makes Ripe Ski Conditions In Sierra

A late winter storm that dumped at least 6 feet of snow in parts of the Sierra Nevada created ripe conditions for snow sports enthusiasts but also posed risks for back country skiers, one of whom was killed by an avalanche.

03/02/2012

Avalanche victim Benjamin Brackett (CBS)

Injured Skier Dies From Avalanche At Tahoe Resort

A skier who was injured after an avalanche in the Tahoe National Forest on Thursday afternoon later died as a result of his injuries.

03/01/2012

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