Abbie Stein

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Belichick now has the ammunition to get his team ready to beat Seattle

AP<p>During an epic, unexpected, and entirely bizarre Saturday press conference, Patriots coach Bill Belichick said he was “embarrassed” to admit the …

NFL

102-Year-Old Woman Fell In Love With A Shelter Cat

A 102-year-old woman found her a little companion, a 2-year-old shelter cat, when she held him in her arms for a photo.<p>"It just filled my heart," …

'Racing Extinction' Sounds Alarm on Ocean's Endangered Creatures

"Racing Extinction," a documentary by director Louie Psihoyos, premieres at the Sundance Film Festival on Saturday. Like his previous Oscar-winning film "The Cove," the new movie focuses on the damage humankind is doing to the wild animals around us. This time the director is hoping to shine a …

A Kitten Has Fun Playing With an Electronic Dog Toy & Older Cat

In this video uploaded by FaqYouTB, a little tabby kitten named Nikita has a blast adventuring around the house, playing with an electronic dog toy …

Pets

Dead whale found at Seattle dock struck by ship propeller

SEATTLE (AP) — A 32-foot gray whale that turned up dead under the Washington state ferry terminal in downtown Seattle died earlier this week because …

Study: Ocean Life on Verge of Extinction

Shooting Chauvet: Photographing the World’s Oldest Cave Art

<i>Stephen Alvarez photographed the cave of Chauvet-Pont-d’Arc for the story “The Origins of Art” that appears in the January 2015 issue of</i> National Geographic <i>magazine. Here, he chronicles his experience shooting some of the world’s oldest cave art, under extremely challenging circumstances.</i><p>*****<p>At …

How this guide dog helps one blind triathlete chase her Paralympic dream

Every time Paralympic hopeful Amy Dixon makes it to the end of another grueling triathlon, she knows her trusty companion will be waiting for her at the finish line.<p>Sixteen years after she lost vision in her right eye, which she says she viewed as "a death sentence" at the time, Dixon, 38, is now a …

Pets

Your Guide to Must-Have Fall Makeup

Why Not to Put a Raincoat on Your Dog: A Cognitive Scientist Explains the Canine Umwelt

“If we want to understand the life of any animal, we need to know what things are meaningful to it.”<p>In <i>Anna Karenina</i>, Tolstoy’s Levin observes his dog Laska one evening — <i>“she opened her mouth a little, smacked her lips, and settling her sticky lips more comfortably about her old teeth, she sank into</i> …

Pets

Animals Get Super Excited Over Spontaneous Fun Just Like You

Our furry friends are not so different from us. They can get a little spazzy over the simple things in life and enjoy the fun moments that’d you never expect. Whether it’s making snow angels or enjoying a well-made slide, the opportunity to enjoy some spontaneous fun is not lost on our four-legged …

Seahawks-Cardinals: 10 things to know from Seattle's 35-6 win

Seattle dominated Arizona on Sunday night. Here are 10 thoughts about it.<p>With the Cowboys victory earlier in the day, the Seahawks entered Sunday …

This Puppy's DAnce of Excitement For It's Owner is Amazing

Seattle punter defends Seattle kicker by challenging critics to fight at recess

Don't worry Steven Hauschka, Jon Ryan has your back.<p>Seattle's Steven Hauschka is one of the best kickers in the NFL and the second-most accurate kicker in NFL history. He had a rough game on Sunday, however, missing three field goal attempts. Three missed kicks will bring criticism from fans, …

An Orangutan Has (Some) Human Rights, Argentine Court Rules

An orangutan named Sandra has become the first non-human animal recognized as a person in a court of law.<p>The Association of Officials and Lawyers for …

8 Holiday Décor Clichés You Should NEVER Decorate With

Designers weigh in on what to avoid this holiday season (and offer good alternatives) — because Santa and the whole reindeer gang are better left at the North Pole.<p><b>1. Poinsettias.</b> "I have a definitive aversion to poinsettias," says designer Robert Passal. "I think they become the mums of the …

Decorations