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Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018 at 11:54 PM
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By Rudy Chinchilla, Associated Press

Fish Skin Used to Treat Bears Burned by Thomas Fire

Veterinarians successfully used alternative medical treatments such as... View gallery »

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Tuesday, Mar 1, 2016 at 8:01 AM
First Glimpse of Russian Polar Bear Cub

First Glimpse of Russian Polar Bear Cub

A Russian zoo has released video of a polar bear playing with her cub. The bear, named Gerda gave birth on Dec. 7 at Novosibirsk Zoo, but her cub is only now strong enough to go on public view. Watch »

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 7:03 PM
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By Jessica Glazer

Adorable Zoo Babies: Baby Gorilla at the Dallas Zoo

See all the newest arrivals at zoos around the world. View gallery »

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Wednesday, Dec 9, 2015 at 11:59 AM
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By Jessica Glazer

As Climate Talks Come to End, a Look at Polar Bears in Natural Habitat

As activists in Paris draw attention to the issue of melting glaciers and rising... View gallery »

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Sunday, Sep 22, 2013 at 2:04 AM
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By Alexandria Fisher

Report: Sayers Denies Involvement in Concussion Lawsuit

Report: Sayers Denies Involvement in Concussion Lawsuit

Bears Hall of Famer Gale Sayers said Saturday that he did not consent to a lawsuit filed on his behalf Friday in the U.S. District Court in Chicago that alleges the NFL and helmet maker Riddell failed to prevent repeated head injuries. Sayers told The Chicago Tribune that he spoke with an attorney last Thursday after a request from former Bears safety Shaun Gayle, but that he did not agree to sue the NFL. The lawsuit filed Friday in U.S. District Court in Chicago claims Sayers, who played for the Chicago Bears from 1965 to 1972, suffers headaches, occasional short-term memory loss and other cognitive deficits. It says the affliction is caused by chronic traumatic encephalopathy. Read »

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