The 'transgenic' macaques behave similarly to humans afflicted with autism -- making repetitive gestures, and displaying anxiety and poor social interaction.
Hunting of the houbara bustard, a desert bird whose meat is prized among Arab sheikhs as an aphrodisiac, is allowed to continue.
America’s best-known circus will relocate all of its elephants by May, advancing the retirement date for the giant pachyderms by more than a year.
The new year is young, but big changes are already underway that will affect many animals, from manatees to moose.
The ruling says a macaque that snapped grinning selfies that went viral last year online does not own the photographs.
As the U.S. government retires its research chimpanzees, the spotlight falls on other animals still in labs that are sentient beings, according to new studies.
The remaining 50 chimps in federal custody will be sent to a sanctuary for retirement.
A group of smuggled apes were repatriated, five years after the majority of them were discovered abandoned by the side of the road.
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