Pets

Cincinnati Zoo director defends killing gorilla

May 31, 2016

CINCINNATI — The Cincinnati Zoo’s director on Monday defended the decision to kill a gorilla to protect a 4-year-old boy who entered its exhibit, noting…

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Shark alert! Warnings high- and low-tech seek to protect

May 30, 2016

CHATHAM, Mass. — From drones and smartphone apps to old-school flags and signs, a growing great white shark population along the East Coast has officials…

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Vigil called at Cincinnati Zoo in tribute to slain gorilla

May 30, 2016

CINCINNATI — Animal rights activists gathered Monday for a Memorial Day vigil for the gorilla killed at the Cincinnati Zoo after a 4-year-old boy slipped…