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Hiker Dodges Rescue Cost Bill, But Can He Beat The Drug Charge?

AP | Posted 05.15.2013 | Los Angeles

SANTA ANA, Calif. -- Two hikers lost for days in the Southern California wilderness won't be charged the $160,000 it took to find them. The Orange Co...

Hallucinating Hiker Ate Rocks & Dirt, Dreamt About Pythons

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 04.09.2013 | Los Angeles

ORANGE, Calif. -- One of two hikers who got lost in the Southern California wilderness last week said Monday she remembers little about her four-day o...

'I Honestly Felt That I Was In The Afterlife'

AP | Posted 06.08.2013 | Los Angeles

MISSION VIEJO, Calif. — One of two Southern California teens lost for several days in a rugged mountain wilderness was released Sunday from a ho...

Don't Be Lulled Into A False Sense Of Security

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 04.06.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- In Southern California, where urban sprawl meets pristine wilderness, one can stand on a backwoods mountain trail and be so close to th...

PHOTOS: Lucky To Be Alive

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 06.06.2013 | Los Angeles

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. -- Two hikers were recovering from dehydration and minor injuries in Southern California hospitals on Friday after a gr...

Missing Hikers and What Most Survival Television Shows Don't Stress

Kerry Patton | Posted 06.04.2013 | Entertainment
Kerry Patton

No matter how many times you watch survival television shows, don't think for a second you can simply venture off on your own if stranded or lost.

UPDATE: Missing Teen Hiker Found!

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 06.03.2013 | Los Angeles

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. — Rescuers who plucked a young woman on Thursday from a steep, rocky canyon wall said she was exhausted, had trou...

Search For Two Missing Teens Gets A Glimmer Of Hope

AP | Posted 06.03.2013 | Los Angeles

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. — Rescuers working in sometimes dangerously rugged terrain combed Southern California's Cleveland National Forest...