Police capture suspect in parking lot robberies after westside standoff

Police answered a call to check on a person, situation developed that involved SWAT team. 


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San Diego Zoo's northern white rhino dies

The world's northern white rhinoceros population plunged by a quarter on Sunday with a death at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.

Nola, a 41-year-old northern white rhino, died after being treated for a bacterial infection and age-related health issues,...

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Meet the dogs that can sniff out cancer

A British organization, Medical Detection Dogs, has eight dogs sniff out 3,000 urine samples from National Health Service patients to see if they can correctly discern who has cancer and who doesn't.

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British pub is the cat's meow

A pub in Bristol, England, is the purr-fect place to enjoy a drink -- and meet a new furry friend. Or 15.

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Cow thinks he's a dog

An 8-week-old cow rescued from a dairy farm is being raised as part of the family.


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The cat that looks like a werewolf

Halloween may be over, but that doesn't mean we're done with the spooky stuff.

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'Saddest dog in the world' gets thousands of adoption offers

One photo of a depressed-looking dog has elicited thousands of offers to adopt it.

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More states consider registries of animal cruelty offenders

Similar to sex offender registries, the database could be shared with pet shops, animal breeders and shelters.

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Police: Thieves try to sell stolen dog to dog's original owners

Police in California said they arrested two suspects after they tried to sell a stolen bulldog to the dog's owners.

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