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January 15, 2019 10:49 PM M. Night Shyamalan Thinks Glass Is Deep. It’s Not

The films of M. Night Shyamalan, with their shouty surprise endings—HE’S DEAD! IT’S A WILDLIFE PRESERVE! and my personal favorite, JUST THROW WATER ON THEM!—bring great pleasure to some and intense, groan-stifling agony to others. But even those in the first camp might have to work hard to love Glass, Shyamalan’s dopey dual sequel to the 2000 super-natural 2926

January 2, 2019 6:56 PM Woman catches 'monster' 88-pound catfish on Kentucky Lake, says it's a 'personal best'

A Tennesee woman had a lot to celebrate before the New Year after she reeled in an 88-pound catfish on Kentucky Lake. Paula Cathey Smith of Waverly, Tenn., was pictured hugging the giant blue catfish she caught on Sunday in a photo shared by the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency. “River Monster! Paula Cathey Smith shows us you can catch fish in the winter 100

December 21, 2018 4:48 PM ‘Girthy’ 500-pound alligator in Florida captured by trappers

It took two hours for alligator trappers in Parrish, Fla., to wrangle a massive 12-foot, 500-pound gator that was lurking in a waterway there. The gator, which was trapped Wednesday, was “menacing” divers who were working on a private project on the waterway, WKMG-TV reported. One of the trappers, Jim Cutway, told the news station the divers first noticed 168

December 7, 2018 11:24 PM Mountain lion that crossed freeways died after California wildfire

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A Southern California mountain lion that crossed freeways dozens of times, evading potentially deadly traffic, has died after burning its paws during a wildfire, officials said on Friday. The 4-year-old mountain lion, which biologists had tracked with a GPS collar and had named P-64, was roaming in the Simi Hills, northwest of Los Angeles 73

November 26, 2018 1:40 PM Vermont couple’s peacock runs away to join flock of turkeys

A Vermont woman whose family peacock ran off with a flock of turkeys says she's hopeful to get close enough to catch it with a net. The peacock belonging to Rene and Brian Johnson has been on the run for six weeks. On Wednesday, the Johnsons posted a message on the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Facebook page: "My peacock has run off with the turkeys. Do you have any suggestions 119

November 25, 2018 2:28 AM Sea turtles, some dead, some barely alive, wash ashore

WELLFLEET, Mass. – An unusual number of sea turtles have been washing ashore in New England, many of which are a critically endangered turtle species called Kemp's ridley. A Massachusetts wildlife sanctuary director tells the Cape Cod Times that at least 219 turtles washed ashore Wednesday through Friday on Cape Cod beaches. The expert tells CNN that 173 of those 61

November 23, 2018 11:22 PM Kaley Cuoco and husband Karl Cook try to help rescue a baby seal on Thanksgiving

On Thanksgiving, 'Big Bang Theory' star Kaley Cuoco found a baby seal in distress at her California beach home. She called an animal rescue hotline in an attempt to rescue it. Kaley Cuoco revealed that she and husband, Karl Cook, spent part of their Thanksgiving trying to rescue a baby seal. "So here’s what I’m grateful for ... at my in-laws beautiful 66

November 18, 2018 2:09 PM Baby mountain lion discovered at Colorado home was fed bratwurst, became sick, officials say

The cub became sick after being fed bratwurst. Colorodo Parks and Wildlife says you should never feed wild animals. That's the message from Colorado officials, who cautioned residents and tourists on Thursday about the dangers of interfering with baby wildfire. Colorado Parks and Wildlife said in a news release a baby mountain lion had to be removed 312

November 14, 2018 9:42 PM Conservation land in British Columbia gets $11m investment

Canada is investing C$14.6m ($11m; £8.5m) to set aside 7,900 hectares for wildlife conservation in the Rocky Mountains. The funding will help expand a tract of land in southeastern British Columbia (BC) already set aside for protection. The initiative is led by a conservation group, BC and the federal government, and will help protect some 40 species 76

November 13, 2018 6:47 AM Hunter setting up illegal deer blind shot approaching deputy: Texas cops

A Texas man who was illegally deer hunting also shot a Parker County sheriff's deputy as he approached, officials said. (Texas Parks and Wildlife) A Texas man, who was allegedly illegally hunting on private property, shot an approaching deputy in the leg Monday and is being sought by police, The Dallas Morning News reported. The deputy was taken to a local 91