Outdoor Safety

Make the most of your family time outdoors with these ideas for being safe at the pool, on the bike path, and more.

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'It's a Miracle': Pet Dog Leads New Hampshire Police to Owner Thrown From Truck in I-89 Crash
Tinsley, a 1-year-old Shiloh Shepherd, led a state trooper and a group of New Hampshire police officers to a severe car wreck involving her owner, helping to save the man's life.
'Nobody Knows How Long' People Will Be Stranded on I-95 in Virginia, Says Driver: 'This Is Scary'
Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine and NBC News correspondent Josh Lederman were among the drivers who were stranded overnight on Interstate 95 in Virginia after a snowstorm caused extreme delays.
Everything We Know So Far About the 8 People Killed at Travis Scott's Astroworld Festival
After eight people — ages 14 to 27 — died at the music festival in Houston on Friday, the victims' loved ones pay tribute to the lives cut short: "I will never be the same."
2-Year-Old Toddler Dies After Squeezing Through Safety Gate and Falling into Swimming Pool
Drowning is one of the top causes of unintentional deaths for children in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
6 Parents Approved Rainy Day Essentials to Keep You as Stylish as You Are Dry
Whether the skies are cloudy or bright, we all need some fresh air. These picks for you and your kids make stormy weather no big deal.

More Outdoor Safety

26-Year-Old Man Killed by Exploding Cannon at Michigan Baby Shower
The man was killed by shrapnel sent flying after the cannon exploded.
10 At-Home Trampoline Alternatives to Help Kids Blow Off All That Energy
Kids love jumping on trampolines, but the American Academy of Pediatrics suggests they're too dangerous for home use. Check out these 10 alternative ways for kids to expend their pent-up energy.
Why Rip Currents Are So Deadly, and How to Keep Your Kids Safe From Them

Rip currents are fast-moving channels of water that can pull even experienced swimmers out to sea. Make sure every member of your family knows these rip current safety tips before spending a day at the beach.