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Ships slowing in busy channel to protect endangered orcas

SEATTLE (AP) - Ships moving through a busy channel off Washington's San Juan Island are slowing down this summer to study whether that can...

A monkey named Spiderman dies in New York at age 43

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - A monkey named Spiderman has died at a New York zoo after an unusually long life.The Seneca Park Zoo in...

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they...

With major roads swamped, photographer flies to Port Arthur

Port Arthur's major roads were swamped by rising waters brought by Harvey, and there were few images showing the devastation that virtually cut off...

The Latest: Houston man says he won’t move despite 3rd flood

HOUSTON (AP) - The Latest on Tropical Storm Harvey (all times local):6:10 p.m.In Houston's flooded Meyerland district, hundreds of families have been emptying their...

Groups sue to protect Yellowstone bears as hunts anticipated

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Wildlife advocates and a Montana Indian tribe have asked a U.S. court to restore protections for grizzly bears in and...

AP PHOTOS: Palm oil kills orangutans in Indonesia peat swamp

TRIPA PEAT SWAMP, Indonesia (AP) - It's been called the orangutan capital of the world, but the great apes in Indonesia's Tripa peat forest...

US, Canada to investigate deaths of endangered whales

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Marine authorities in the U.S. and Canada said Friday they will marshal resources to try to find out what's behind...

Cecil Andrus, logger who rose to Idaho governor, dies at 85

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Cecil D. Andrus managed huge swaths of public land as a cabinet member in President Jimmy Carter's administration and was...

Ex-Interior Secretary who helped conserve Alaska land dies

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Former Interior Secretary Cecil D. Andrus, who engineered the conservation of millions of acres of Alaska land during the Carter...