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Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 09:03 AM EDT

Stowaway Kitten Goes For Ride in SUV's Engine Compartment

Stowaway Kitten Goes For Ride in SUV's Engine Compartment

A kitten went for a bit of an unexpected ride in Fairfield County, Connecticut, on Wednesday. A woman stopped at Dunkin Donuts in Norwalk and came out of the restaurant to find someone looking under her...

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 06:13 AM EDT

Robotic Dog Does Dishes, Plays Fetch

Robotic Dog Does Dishes, Plays Fetch

A new robotic pup does a lot of things real dogs are known for — it plays fetch, hides under the dinner table and even cleans up dirty dishes — only without the slobber. Boston Dynamics, a Massachusetts-based...

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 04:34 AM EDT

Donkeys, Emus Among Animals Rescued in Huge Calif. Fire

Donkeys, Emus Among Animals Rescued in Huge Calif. Fire

As crews work to contain the massive Border Fire burning in southeast San Diego County, countless animals left temporarily homeless are reuniting with their owners. Over the past several days, San Diego County...

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 09:26 AM EDT

Fossils of Ancient Whale Found at Calif. Landfill

Fossils of Ancient Whale Found at Calif. Landfill

When paleontologist Melissa Macias saw bone jutting out of a cliff near a landfill construction project in Southern California, she knew she had found something big. It turned out the fossils found at...

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 08:31 AM EDT

Beloved Bear That Walks Like a Human Re-Emerges

Beloved Bear That Walks Like a Human Re-Emerges

A New Jersey black bear that walks upright on its two hind legs and has become a social media darling has re-emerged and has been captured on video months after its last sighting.

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 06:55 AM EDT

Bear Running From Police in NJ Hides in Tree

Bear Running From Police in NJ Hides in Tree

A young black bear chased by police in New Jersey on Wednesday ran up a tree and lingered there before being safely tranquilized and captured by wildlife officials. Authorities said the 119-pound male yearling...

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