More than 3,000 birds were rescued in a three-county cockfighting takedown in New York this weekend that resulted in nine felony arrests, according to the state Attorney General's Office. In a statement
Denmark zoo says it had to kill the giraffe to avoid inbreeding. BERLIN — A Danish zoo said Monday it is getting hate mail from around the world for having killed a young giraffe to prevent inbreeding,
How many paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints and decorative objects plundered by the Nazis during the Holocaust era are housed in Canadian art museums and private collections, awaiting identification
Before the ban, in the worst cases, the added male plumbing would make female snails explode. When do you want to see penises disappear? (I mean, besides on Snapchat.) When they appear on female animals.
Something seems a little off here… This is a fruit fly, raised in space. Space was not directly what made it furred all over with white, but indirectly it was. The white stuff is fungus, and the fly grew
Blue lava? A blood-red waterfall? The natural world is full of surprises. If you think you've finally figured out Mother Nature, think again. Blue lava? A blood-red waterfall? The natural world is full
The hospital keeping a pregnant Texas woman on life support, against her families wishes, acknowledged for the first time on Friday that she is brain-dead and that the fetus in her body is not viable.
Four suspects were arrested after wooden crates containing 272 kilograms of the substance were found in a van. The seizure was made as part of an operation launched last year and the arrests followed tip-off
Every day this week a shooting, lockdown or scare jolted five campuses across the nation. 5) Friday: South Carolina State Universitywas locked down for several hours Friday afternoon after a fatal shooting
Despite a statewide drop in reported influenza cases, Los Angeles hospitals are preparing for this year's season to worsen in the coming weeks, fearful of the deadly H1N1 "swine flu" virus strain that
The 'polar vortex' isn't ending anytime soon, and more snow is on the way. People hoping that record-low winter temperatures will soon end won't be getting any relief — and some may even see more snow