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Oct 8, 2014 02:28 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
A group of judges could decide whether Tommy the chimp should be recognized as a person by law.
Aug 19, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The Hine's emerald dragonfly is the only dragonfly on the federal endangered species list. Summer drivers kill about 3,300 of them each year.
Aug 7, 2014 10:10 AM ET // AFP
The death is the third giant lizard to perish this year at zoo infamous for hundreds of animal deaths.
Aug 1, 2014 08:45 AM ET // AFP
The animal died from head injuries while being transported, blindfolded, in an open truck, an animal welfare agency said.
Jul 29, 2014 03:45 PM ET // Richard Farrell
The start of racing season begins with a spate of horse injuries for California racetrack.
Jun 19, 2014 02:35 PM ET // Richard Farrell
As many as 10,000 dogs may be slaughtered for food over the 10 days of the event.
Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM ET // AFP
Government deems 420 species of wild animals as rare or endangered, including giant pandas, golden monkeys, Asian black bears and pangolins.
Apr 1, 2011 09:08 AM ET // Tim Wall
The cost of European standards does not leave better cared for chickens out in the cold when it comes to competitive prices.