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A group of friends in Louisiana have been following a longstanding tradition of building massive holiday bonfires that are big enough to stop anyone in their tracks. But instead of going tall with their build, they went long with a 78-foot alligator display.
The US State Department's watchdog agency revealed Friday that it had learned that even more US bomb-sniffing dogs than previously known had died of preventable causes overseas.
A task force that looked into scores of horse deaths at California's Santa Anita Park found no animal cruelty or criminal activity, Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey said Thursday.
File this case under "only in Boston."
Gerald Tautenhahn said two months after his father passed away in Austin, Texas, he wanted to spend time with his mother and cheer her up by bringing Zatara, an opossum he has raised since it was just weeks old, KCBS/KCAL reported.
In November 2014, a little orange and white ball named BB-8 rolled across the screen in the first "The Force Awakens" trailer, the next generation of plucky droids in the Star Wars universe.
Puppies: cute balls of fur.
Taylor Swift was not inspired by any of her three cats for her role in "Cats." Instead, she said, she's more the "feral" type.
A Houston man said he was at the right place at the right time after his neighbor's dog's leash was caught in an elevator door.
A team of salmon farmers are feeling pretty proud after they were able to rescue a bald eagle from an octopus off the northwest tip of Canada's Vancouver Island.
There are many ways to decorate a Christmas tree -- from monotone minimalism to old-school kitsch.
Christine Lagarde has a message for investors and the media: She's going to do things her own way as president of the European Central Bank.
Despite a petition calling for his removal, Michael Vick will serve as the NFL's honorary Pro Bowl captain this year, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said.
A single sighting of a great white shark is enough to get most people out of the water. But six? That's the stuff of nightmares (or movies).
People out West wear cowboy hats all the time. But pigeons?
Feathered dinosaurs were annoyed by tiny pests that are still familiar to many schoolchildren -- and their horrified parents -- today: lice.
It has been almost seven years since the tragedy at Sandy Hook.
Scorching days, freezing nights, precious little water and dangerous reptiles for company.
A woman is warning other pet owners to be vigilant when it comes to boarding facilities after her dog was attacked and killed, WGCL reported.
Five people have been arrested for poaching a protected Sumatran Tiger in Indonesia, after authorities discovered a dead tiger with four of its fetuses in a jar, state media news agency Antara has reported.
Li Chao's life changed forever the evening he returned home from a late night at the office and found his beloved husky JoJo dead on the floor.
The quest for the unknown revealed exciting new discoveries this year. California Academy of Sciences researchers discovered 71 new animal and plant species in 2019.
A Russian billionaire was killed in a road collision while walking his dog in England last week, it has been confirmed.