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Gulf coast bird rescuers are warning about a type of fishing gear they say is killing and maiming seabirds, particularly at a fishing pier at the Sunshine Skyway Bridge.
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The White House is backing off its push for quick confirmation of President Barack Obama's pick to be surgeon general in the face of opposition from the National Rifle Association and concerns among Democrats up for re-election, who don't want to take another tough vote on a controversial nominee.
The Rogers County Sheriff's Office say two men were fishing Thursday when their boat starting spinning out of control.
Wildlife experts in New Hampshire counted the state's highest one-day total of bald eagles in 30 years last month - another sign that the nation's once-decimated bald eagle population has almost fully recovered.
Even as police prepare for a massive presence at Boston's first marathon since the 2013 bombing attack that killed three people and injured 264, officials acknowledge the sheer scale of the event poses inevitable security risks.
Hercules Wimbledon Athletic Club's young athletes open meeting, which was staged for the first time more than 30 years ago, will be held for the first time at the club's Wimbledon Park track headquarters next month.
Indiana lawmakers approved a controversial bill Thursday to allow guns in parked cars on school property , despite objections from school groups and gun reform advocates.
Eight months after mental and physical exhaustion made them say they would never do it again, the organizers of the One Run for Boston are going back on their word.
Hawaii officials have been looking for a humpback whale that appears to be caught in fishing gear and is dragging red buoys.
Google has taken its all-seeing eyes on a trip that few experience: the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon.
Oiled penguins admitted to the wildlife clinic at Phillip Island Nature Parks in Australia receive the jumpers to prevent them from grooming themselves and swallowing oil before the staff cleans them.
Some businesses that reported financial losses as a result of the Boston Marathon explosions are still wrangling with their insurance companies over compensation or have had claims denied outright as the anniversary of the bombings approaches.
Officials with The Peregrine Fund announced Wednesday that tests show a significant drop in the percentage of condors in Arizona and Utah that have toxic levels of lead.
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has denied an emergency request by the National Rifle Association to block enforcement of a California city ordinance that bans gun magazines capable of holding more than 10 bullets.
In this Jan. 25, 2014, video surveillance photo provided by the Howard County Police Department, Darion Marcus Aguilar approaches a Zumiez skateboarding and snowboarding store in Columbia Mall in Columbia, Md.
State wildlife officials had to capture and spay an endangered female gray wolf after she hooked up with a domestic guard dog in Pend Oreille County.