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Lawmaker wants pet stores to only sell animals from shelters, rescue groups

Lawmaker wants pet stores to only sell animals from shelters, rescue groups

32 seconds ago   |   New York Post

With Albany struggling to get it done statewide, a dogged Brooklyn pol says he'll introduce legislation requiring New York City pet shops to sell only cats and dogs sent from...
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Scientists Discover Female Termites Who Don't Need Males to Reproduce

2 hours ago   |   Newsweek

The termites join ants and honey bees on the short list of animal societies where males are becoming obsolete.
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City's animal control agency says claims of increased euthanasia of dogs are ‘patently false'

3 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Chicago Animal Care and Control is pushing back against claims that gathered steam over the weekend that there had been an uptick in dogs euthanized at the city's animal...
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Pumpkins at Goffstown farm ravaged by animals, weather

Pumpkins at Goffstown farm ravaged by animals, weather

4 hours ago   |   WMUR

A farm in Goffstown has lost more than half of its pumpkin crop, and the owners said animals and the weather are to blame.
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How fruits got their eye-catching colors

4 hours ago   |   Science Daily

New evidence supports the idea that plants owe their rainbow of fruit colors to the different animals that eat them. Researchers first had to get past the fact that most...
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Disney Slammed Because Of Its ‘Eurocentric' Version Of Princess Tiana

Disney Slammed Because Of Its ‘Eurocentric' Version Of Princess Tiana

4 hours ago   |   News One

Princess Tiana first made her appearance on film in 2009's “The Princess and The Frog.” The animated character is back on screen for “Wreck It Ralph 2” and she looks distinctly...
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Woman, 76, appears with dog at Court of Appeals at hearing on civil legal services for poor

5 hours ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - The Glens Falls Housing Authority approved Julianne White for an apartment. Her request for an emotional support animal received a different response: No dogs...
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The Internet Can't Get Over This Wacky New Orange Hockey Mascot

5 hours ago   |   Time

Philadelphia Flyers fans were in for a bit of a shock today: the Pennsylvania hockey team unveiled their new official mascot to the public. His name is Gritty. He looks like a...
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OPINION: As Florence Kills Pigs And Millions Of Chickens, We Must 'Open Our Hearts'

OPINION: As Florence Kills Pigs And Millions Of Chickens, We Must 'Open Our Hearts'

5 hours ago   |   NPR

Anthropologist Barbara J. King says Hurricane Florence should lead us to look beyond the agriculture industry's loss of "inventory" and view animals as thinking, feeling - and...
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Saratoga Springs man convicted of beating dog with hammer

6 hours ago   |   Times Union

SARATOGA SPRINGS - A Saratoga Springs man was convicted Monday of beating his dog with a hammer that led to the 29-pound Boston Terrier's death. Aaron Brinkley, 31, was...
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Brett Kavanaugh Claims Past Virginity As Defense Against Sexual Assault Claims

Brett Kavanaugh Claims Past Virginity As Defense Against Sexual Assault Claims

The Supreme Court nominee said he can't have been a predator because he was a virgin in high school. Read more ...

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein, President Trump reschedule meeting, White House...

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein, President Trump reschedule meeting, White House reports

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and President Donald Trump reschedule a meeting meant for Monday to Thursday of this week, according to the White House. Read more ...

Amber Guyger fired from Dallas Police Department after killing neighbor in...

Amber Guyger fired from Dallas Police Department after killing neighbor in his own home

Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall fired Officer Amber Guyger on Monday, less than three weeks after Guyger shot and killed Botham Jean in his apartment after mistaking it for her... Read more ...

Could you spend 30 hours lying in coffin for $300?

Could you spend 30 hours lying in coffin for $300?

A Six Flags park has a challenge that isn't for the faint of heart. Read more ...

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein summoned to White House, expecting to be fired

Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein summoned to White House, expecting to be fired

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is expecting to be fired Monday at the White House, after critical comments about Trump. Read more ...

As new accusation rocks Kavanaugh's nomination, Trump maintains his support

As new accusation rocks Kavanaugh's nomination, Trump maintains his support

President Donald Trump staunchly defended his embattled Supreme Court nominee against a new allegation of sexual misconduct, calling the accusations against Judge Brett... Read more ...

Man hangs Trump re-election banner at Disney World

Man hangs Trump re-election banner at Disney World

Two men briefly flew a “Re-Elect Trump 2020” banner inside the Magic Kingdom. Read more ...

Here are all the sexual misconduct allegations against Brett Kavanaugh

Here are all the sexual misconduct allegations against Brett Kavanaugh

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is embroiled in sexual misconduct allegations. Christine Blasey Ford and Deborah Ramirez are accusing Kavanaugh of sexual assault in high... Read more ...

Luka Modric beats Cristiano Ronaldo, Mohamed Salah for FIFA top player honor

Luka Modric beats Cristiano Ronaldo, Mohamed Salah for FIFA top player honor

Ronaldo and Salah were left disappointed at Monday's FIFA Best Awards in London as Modric took the top prize. Read more ...

6-year-old boy with autism vanishes from North Carolina park

6-year-old boy with autism vanishes from North Carolina park

Authorities are searching for a 6-year-old boy with autism, who is described as nonverbal and has been missing since Saturday. GASTONIA, N.C. - Authorities are searching for a... Read more ...