The hunt is on for a missing 2-foot-long cobra that went missing Monday evening from a home in Ocala, Fla., reports CBS affiliate WKMG-TV. The reptile’s owner, Brian Purdy, contacted the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) to report that it had escaped an enclosure. California Highway Patrol rescues 2 calves stuffed into car […]
ATLANTA — A noted jewel thief who discussed her six-decade criminal career in a documentary has been arrested after authorities said she failed to appear in court. The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office said Monday that 86-year-old Doris Marie Payne was arrested at her Atlanta home. She was taken to the DeKalb County Jail. It was […]
This house encased in snow and ice up to 7 inches thick may look fake, but photographer John Kucko assures his social media followers it’s anything but. The beach home in Webster, New York, about 5 miles from Rochester, is located in a “very remote” area near the shoreline of Lake Ontario. In the spring […]
MILTON, Mass. — Sweaters for chickens? It sounds like a joke, but a plucky group of retirees in suburban Boston has hatched a plan to keep poultry warm during the New England winter. The unusual project began after members of a knitting club at Fuller Village, a retirement home in Milton, Massachusetts, heard about the […]
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — Meet Arrow and his handler, Henry Holtshyzen. Harnessed together, they take off across the vast wildlife preserve. Arrow seems unperturbed, even as they hurl themselves out of the helicopter, falling more than 6,000 feet to earth — and landing in the middle of the poaching wars. Henry Holtshyzen and Arrow jump […]
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – While residents may not be reveling in the recent frosty weather, some animals seem delighted by the snow in a recent Oregon Zoo video. The Wednesday snowfall seemed to delight Nora, the polar bear, as the video shows her rolling back and forth in the thick white powder. Two seals slide […]
Four people have each been charged with a hate crime, felony aggravated kidnapping, aggravated unlawful restraint and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon after they tied up and beat a special-needs teen.