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Stories with subject: Bears
  • Va. residents advised to keep food away from bears 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 11:10 am
  • ROANOKE, Virginia - To us, a bird feeder swinging from a tree looks as tasty as a handful of sawdust. But to a scrawny bear emerging from his winter den, that bird feeder might as well be an Easter basket brimming with malted eggs and peanut butter cups.

  • Eagle webcam enthralls viewers, aids research 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 10:26 am
  • PITTSBURGH - On a recent afternoon, Bill Powers perked up with excitement when his PixController Inc. webcam of the bald eagles' nest in Hays reached an impressive benchmark.

  • Cleveland Zoo hopes to enhance animals' habitats 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 6:25 am
  • CLEVELAND - The Cleveland Zoo hopes to enhance the habitats of some of its most popular animals including bears and tigers over the next decade.

  • Fla. woman doesn't blame bear for her attack 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 12:55 pm
  • LAKE MARY, Florida - A Florida woman who was attacked by a bear last weekend says she doesn't want bears to be killed by wildlife officials for doing what wild animals do.

  • Wildlife officials defend bear killings 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 2:46 pm
  • LAKE MARY, Florida - Florida wildlife officials are defending the killing of a half dozen bears following a bear attack on a Lake Mary woman.

  • Forest Service urges bear safety in North Carolina 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 9:37 am
  • ASHEVILLE, North Carolina - The U.S. Forest Service is urging those who are outdoors in North Carolina to be careful around bears.

  • Review: 'Bears' is engaging; vividly shot 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 8:04 am
  • LOS ANGELES - Keenly following the scent of "African Cats" and "Chimpanzees," Disneynature's "Bears" combines sweeping vistas and remarkably intimate wildlife photography to typically stirring effect as it documents a year in the life of a mother Alaskan brown bear and her two cubs.