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“Iran accuses border-crossing hikers of spying.” All of this story is true, except for one crucial detail: They were not found with extensive recording equipment or communication devices, and Hilary Clinton herself has decried the charges as baseless and worked to free the three hikers. To monitor their situation or learn how you can help, visit freethehikers.org.
The other stories are true: Florida plans to drill for oil under Big Cypress, much to the chagrin of the Sierra Club, and a deer did leap into the lion enclosure at Washington’s National Zoo, to the terror of hundreds of onlookers.