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Pablo Escobar's Hippos Could Endanger Colombian Ecology

15 minutes ago   |   Scientific American

Hippos that escaped from drug kingpin Pablo Escobar's private zoo are reproducing in the wild, and with increasing numbers could threaten ecosystems.
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Welcome, Teak! St. Louis Zoo announces birth of adorable colobus monkey

Welcome, Teak! St. Louis Zoo announces birth of adorable colobus monkey

3 hours ago   |   KMBC

Colobus monkeys are born white with a pink face. By age 6 months, the little monkey will get his adult coloration - mostly black hair but with white hair around the face and...
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El Paso zoo lets forlorn lovers name cockroaches after their exes, gets 16,000 submissions

9 hours ago   |   National Post

The heartbroken gathered on Valentine's Day weekend to watch a host of animals at the El Paso Zoo in Texas devour cockroaches - all in the name of love.
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A Happy home: Judge rules ‘Happy the Elephant' should stay at Bronx Zoo

20 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

They couldn't be happier. Caretakers at The Bronx Zoo were celebrating a judge's decision Wednesday to dismiss a lawsuit that would have removed an elephant from her home of 40...
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Cute! Isla the southern tamandua bonding with newborn

Cute! Isla the southern tamandua bonding with newborn

1 day ago   |   WBALTV

There's a cute new addition at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden.
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Winter is a great time to visit local zoos

Winter is a great time to visit local zoos

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

It was one of those frigid winter days when my granddaughter looked out the window and sighed. “Rara,” she said, using my grandma name, “I want it to be summer so we can go to...
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Los Angeles Zoo announces name of its newest baby gorilla

1 day ago   |   ABC

A western lowland gorilla was born last month at the Los Angeles Zoo, which announced the female ape's name.
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Louisville Zoo mourns death of pygmy hippo Hope

Louisville Zoo mourns death of pygmy hippo Hope

1 day ago   |   WLWT

Rest in peace!
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Petting zoo owner faces cruelty charges after 30 dead pigs found in New Jersey

Petting zoo owner faces cruelty charges after 30 dead pigs found in New Jersey

2 days ago   |   New York Post

The owner of a New Jersey petting zoo has been indicted on animal cruelty charges after dozens of pigs were found dead, while other animals had injuries and diseases, according...
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Gorilla's Birthday at Franklin Park Zoo

Gorilla's Birthday at Franklin Park Zoo

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

BOSTON, MA - FEBRUARY 17: Little Joe appears during a party for his 27th birthday at the Franklin Park Zoo on February 17, 2020 in Boston, Massachusetts. The gorilla's birthday...
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Roger Stone sentenced to 40 months in federal prison for obstruction, false...

Roger Stone sentenced to 40 months in federal prison for obstruction, false statements, and witness tampering

A federal judge sentenced the longtime former GOP strategist and Trump ally Roger Stone on Thursday to serve 40 months in prison. He was also sentenced to pay a $20,000 fine... Read more ...

KFC releasing its fried chicken and donut sandwich nationwide

KFC releasing its fried chicken and donut sandwich nationwide

Chicken and donut lovers rejoyce! Read more ...

Nearly 6 million kids water bottles recalled again due to a choking hazard

Nearly 6 million kids water bottles recalled again due to a choking hazard

This marks the second time these water bottles were recalled and includes the replacement lids that were provided in the first recall. Read more ...

Morgan Stanley to buy online-brokerage giant E-Trade for $13 billion

Morgan Stanley to buy online-brokerage giant E-Trade for $13 billion

Morgan Stanley agreed on Thursday to acquire the online brokerage E-Trade for $13 billion in an all-stock transaction. The takeover will help Morgan Stanley offer self-service... Read more ...

Video shows inmate falling through ceiling while trying to escape from jail

Video shows inmate falling through ceiling while trying to escape from jail

An Ohio inmate was caught on camera as surveillance video captured a woman's attempt to escape from a jail waiting room. Read more ...

Bath & Body Works is now a standalone company - we visited a store and saw...

Bath & Body Works is now a standalone company - we visited a store and saw why it's been L Brands' secret weapon

Bath & Body Works is now a standalone brand after parent company L Brands announced on Thursday it had sold a majority stake in Victoria's Secret to the private-equity firm... Read more ...

Roger Stone Sentenced To More Than 3 Years Amid Furor Over Trump And DOJ

Roger Stone Sentenced To More Than 3 Years Amid Furor Over Trump And DOJ

President Trump's political adviser was found guilty on all counts by a federal jury last year after he was charged with lying to Congress and obstructing its investigation. Read more ...

Marshall-ECU game date moved, will honor 1970 crash victims

Marshall-ECU game date moved, will honor 1970 crash victims

GREENVILLE, N.C. - Marshall and East Carolina will open the 2020 football season a week earlier than scheduled to accommodate a national television broadcast marking the 50th... Read more ...

Man stabbed in north London mosque - UK police

Man stabbed in north London mosque - UK police

A knifeman that reportedly ran into a north London mosque and stabbed a man in the neck on Thursday has been arrested, the Metropolitan Police have confirmed. According to... Read more ...

Sy Sperling, founder of Hair Club for Men, dead at 78

Sy Sperling, founder of Hair Club for Men, dead at 78

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Hair Club for Men founder Sy Sperling, famous for the TV commercials where he proclaimed “I'm not only the Hair Club president but I'm also a client,”... Read more ...