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Judge: Bears near US-Canada border merit endangered status

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A judge has ruled a small population of grizzly bears in Montana and Idaho near the Canadian border can be...

GOP targets Endangered Species Act as protections lifted

WASHINGTON (AP) - Congressional Republicans are moving forward with legislation to roll back the Endangered Species Act, amid complaints that the landmark 44-year-old law...

No monkeying around: Court weighs if animal owns its selfies

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A curious monkey with a toothy grin and a knack for pressing a camera button was back in the spotlight...

Joey Chestnut wins 10th title, gobbles a record 72 hot dogs

NEW YORK (AP) - Joey "Jaws" Chestnut gulped, chomped and powered his way to a 10th title on Tuesday, continuing his record-setting reign as...

Feds release long-awaited recovery plan for Mexican wolves

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - After repeated failures over decades, U.S. wildlife officials have finally drafted a recovery plan for endangered wolves that once roamed...

US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area...

States won’t rush approval of Yellowstone grizzly hunts

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Latest on removing Yellowstone region grizzly bears from federal protections (all times local):___4:15 p.m.Wyoming, Montana and Idaho officials say...

Interior chief to review sage-grouse conservation plan

WASHINGTON (AP) - Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said Wednesday he is ordering a review of federal efforts to conserve the imperiled sage grouse to...

Trump admin proposes seismic surveys for Atlantic drilling

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration is seeking permission to use seismic air guns to find oil and gas formations deep underneath the Atlantic...