A frightened raccoon that climbed up a construction site at the World Trade Center was rescued by Port Authority Police officers.
A group of parrots at a UK zoo have been removed after repeating obscene language at visitors.
For decades, horseshoe crabs have played a role in vaccine development. Researchers are now looking at how they could help with a COVID vaccine.
Pro golfer Jason Michael Dudzinski and his fiancée Katie Nolff were visited by a young deer while enjoying a day on the golf course.
This bear is seen regularly in the Central Florida neighborhood.
Most of the animals previously traveled with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus until they were retired in 2016.
A hunter was surprised and killed by a grizzly bear in an Alaska park.
A hunter was attacked and killed by a grizzly bear in an Alaska state park – a first in the nature preserve, officials announced.
Authorities had already been working to rescue survivors among an estimated 270 whales found Monday on a beach and two sand bars near the remote coastal town of Strahan on the southern island state of Tasmania.
They grow up so fast! The National Zoo's newest panda cub is already over a month old!
A Florida man out walking his dog was attacked by an alligator and nearly dragged into a canal behind his home.
A beachgoer in Costa Rica happened upon an amazing sight: hundreds of sea turtles making their way onshore to lay their eggs.
Park rangers anticipate Yosemite to be closed at least through the weekend.
The cubs were born in May. They've bonded with their mom and are ready to explore their public habitat.
Chasing after a monkey on the loose? Just another day on the job for Tampa police.
Rescuers found a puppy sheltering within the charred remains on a property impacted by the Berry Creek fires.
Scientists in Europe say that they are baffled by a recent string of incidents where killer whales have been ramming sailing boats along the coast of Spain and Portugal.
Agriculture specialists inspecting bags of dried chili peppers imported from Thailand also found dried frogs, dried insects, and turtle bones.
Experts at the St. Louis Zoo are trying to figure out how a 62-year-old ball python laid seven eggs despite not being near a male python for at least two decades.
An adorable 3-month-old snow leopard cub made her public debut at the Brookfield Zoo in Brookfield, Illinois, after bonding with her mother behind the scenes.