The 50-Year Legacy of Glacier's Night of the Grizzlies

Shortly after midnight one evening in August 1967, Dave Shea, a 27-year-old biologist stationed in Glacier National Park, leveled his .300 H&H Magnum rifle at a female grizzly as she devoured garbage behind a backcountry guesthouse called the Granite Park Chalet. Six men, including the tall, …

National Parks

As bears eat well on natural nuts and berries, hunters' harvest takes a hit

This year’s bumper crop of natural foods across bear country produced so much that the bear harvest dropped 60 to 70 percent, officials said.


Central Michigan handles Maine 17-5 in Lazzaro's first start | FOX Sports

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — Tommy Lazzaro had a touchdown pass and ran for a score in his first career start to lead Central Michigan to a 17-5 …

Central Michigan

Bear conflicts hit new levels in Alaska towns; trash and low food add to ‘perfect storm’

Black bears have taken over a Juneau arboretum, shut down a fish-cleaning facility in Cordova and added to an unusually high year of bear kills in …


No plans to relocate bear family frequenting area near Boulder school

Flatirons Elementary was once again put on lockout due to a family of bears sleeping in the area.<p>The Boulder Valley School District tweeted at 8:18 …


Germany records fewer laser attacks on aircraft landing at airports

Air traffic authorities have highlighted a decrease in laser attacks on aircraft, often aimed at disorienting pilots during landing maneuvers. But …


Greenland sailing trip gave photographer all the bear necessities for the perfect shot


The Week in Photos - September 16-22

<i>APTN News</i><p>A dead seagull lies in the water with the Long Spruce generating station in the background. <i>APTN News</i> travelled to Treaty 5 Territory in …

Canadian News

The Bizarre Story Behind These Sensual Photos of Women and Bears

Meet Stepan, the 24-year-old Russian domesticated bear that’s become an Instagram icon.<p>Every once in a while, the incomprehensible algorithm behind Instagram’s explore tab makes my day. During a recent idle scroll, I was whisked away to the Russian tundra where permafrost and now-shut gulags set …


Bear cam: Grizzlies put on regular show in Mission Mountains

When Stacey Thoft-Plimmer has a rough day at work, she comes home and checks how many grizzly bears are hanging around her dad's place.<p>"It's a …

Grizzly Bears

'Sent chills down my bones': Bear seen eating another bear in central B.C.

Spotting bears in B.C.'s backcountry is fairly routine for Mike Robertson.<p>Spotting a black bear feasting on another bear, however, is not.<p>"I tell ya, …

British Columbia

Come in for a cuddle! Mother panda dotes on two-month-old cub as he makes his first public appearance at zoo

This is the heart-warming moment a protective mother panda takes her baby by the scuff of the neck as he made his debut to the world.<p>Mother Long Long …


Peek inside a Hapag-Lloyd Cruises voyage through the icy Northeast Passage

Polar Bears

Grizzly shot in Kugluktuk

A local hunter shot and killed a two-year-old male grizzly bear on Sept. 18. The predator wandered into the community that day, as it had the …


3 Tips for Choosing and Customizing Traditional Arrows for Big Game

It was past midnight—twilight in June in Alaska—when the bear approached. My heart was racing; he’d already come through twice without offering a …

Hung Up

While you were sleeping: Beatlemania, pot, and a bear with a unique world view

We hope you had a good rest. Here’s some things you might have missed while you were sleeping.<b>Belief in yesterday:</b> From the moment Sir Paul took the …

Bear Cubs

U.S. agency recommends blocking new mining near Yellowstone park

U.S. officials on Friday recommended approval of a plan to block new mining claims for 20 years on public lands in the towering mountains north of …


Reports: Power now minor league affiliate of Seattle Mariners

The West Virginia Power has a new parent organization.<p>The Seattle Times reported Thursday that the Power, which had been the low Class A affiliate of …

North Carolina

5 Endangered Bears Rescued from Vietnam Bile Farm Travel to Sanctuary After 13 Years in Cages

Moon bears (also known as Asian black bears) are a medium-sized, white-chested bear species native to Asia. More than 10,000 Asian bears, including …

National Parks

Two bear cubs shot, killed after getting into resident’s chicken coop and beehive

They killed roughly one dozen chickens, and then they went for the beehive.<p>So he shot and killed the two bear cubs that had wandered onto his …


Alaska troopers to cite bear watchers who stop on bridges

Alaska troopers said they will begin issuing citations to people found stopping on bridges on Kodiak Island to watch bears.

Coast Guard

Cute Sea Otter Behaviour Decoded

Vancouver Aquarium, an Ocean Wise initiative<p>Celebrate Sea Otter Awareness Week this September 22 to 30<p>Often called floating teddy bears, sea otters …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Walmart descriminated against pregnant employees, lawsuit says

RETAIL<p>Walmart faces suit over pregnancy bias<p>A federal regulator on Friday filed a lawsuit accusing Walmart of forcing pregnant workers at a Wisconsin warehouse to go on unpaid leave and denying their requests to take on easier duties.<p>The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said Walmart’s …

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Canada Goose's new store has a room with below-freezing temperatures that customers can go in to test out its coats — see what it's like

Canada Goose's new store allows shoppers to put its warmest coats to the test.<p>The luxury outerwear brand's new flagship store in Short Hills, New Jersey, comes complete with a "cold room" that gets as cold as -13 degrees Fahrenheit, allowing shoppers to put coats to the test before buying them.<p>The …

New Jersey

GoPro Reveals Improved Hero 7 Family

<b>GoPro</b> has officially announced the new <b>Hero 7</b> line of cameras, coming in White, Silver, and Black variants. They go on sale next week on the 27th of …

Electronic Music


Spring may be short, but in April and May, life in the Yukon starts to bloom. Prairie Crocuses erupt with colour, millions of migratory birds fly …

Yukon Territory

Bear and lion calls highlight recent wildlife activity in Boulder

It was a wild Friday in Boulder, as wildlife officers responded to both a bear call and a mountain lion call, two species whose frequent forays into …


Fact Check: dire warnings about deadly gases in Yellowstone National Park

Some publications in Britain are warning that people could be killed just by visiting some of Yellowstone National Park’s most popular sights. Online …

Yellowstone National Park

Oasis ZooRun: the animals you'll see on the course

Photo: Inge Johnson/Canada Running Series.<p>Tomorrow is the Oasis ZooRun. One of the biggest draws of the event is the opportunity to run through …