| Feb 25, 2010
Wednesday's death at Sea World is stirring up the debate over big animals in captivity. Several animal rights groups say it's time to get wildlife back where it belongs. Nancy Farnam with the Sound Animal Rights Alliance said "as long as we continue to...
| Sep 2, 2009
LITTLE TUJUNGA CANYON - Two chimpanzees being evacuated from the Wildlife Waystation escaped from their crates while being unloaded at the Los Angeles Zoo.
Zoo spokesman Jason Jacobs says the female chimps fled Tuesday afternoon, prompting zoo visitors...
| Sep 4, 2009
The circus is in town and it's making stops in Kent and Everett.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents Zing Zang Zoom, a circus spectacular featuring magical "zing"master Alex.
Zing Zang Zoom is the 139th edition of The Greatest Show on Earth, and...
| Mar 9, 2010
Austin Jackson went 2-for-4, scoring twice, and knocking in a run helping lead the Tigers to a 9-4 win over the Washington Nationals. Detroit starter Rick Porcello (1-0) got the win, throwing three scoreless innings giving up two hits and striking out...
| Mar 19, 2010
The Sacramento Zoo's resident Sumatran tiger Bahagia has given birth to a tiger cub.
The news of the baby cub comes after the Zoo lost two baby anteaters born earlier in the week. A second cub was born to Bahagia and mate Castro, but died after...
| Jul 9, 2010
Magglio Ordonez drove in three of Detroit's seven runs over two innings and the Tigers went on to beat the Minnesota Twins 7-3 Friday night.
AL Central-leading Detroit won its fourth straight and for the 16th time in 18 home games.
The Twins have lost...
| Jul 18, 2010
Jhonny Peralta's flyball sent Detroit's Ryan Rayburn crashing through a bullpen door for an inside-the-park homer, and Jeanmar Gomez won his major league debut as the Cleveland Indians beat the Tigers 7-2 victory Sunday to complete a four-game sweep....
| Apr 3, 2010
Rick Porcello finished another strong spring with a flourish.
But the Tigers blew a three-run lead in the ninth and Milwaukee's Corey Hart scored the winner on an ugly error with two outs in the Brewers' 13-12 victory over Detroit in Saturday's...
| Apr 12, 2010
Jose Guillen hit a two-run homer after his two-out foul popup was dropped by Detroit first baseman Miguel Cabrera, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 10-5 win Monday and ending the Tigers' four-game winning streak.
Guillen took advantage of Cabrera's...
| Apr 29, 2010
We have had a wild weather ride this April, and hopefully it will be going out like a lamb. I know that this particular proverb of coming in like a lion and going out like a lamb usually refers to March, but it has been very fitting for us this month.
| May 6, 2010
| 7:39 PM
You can almost hear the "oohs" and "ahhs" expected at the Point Defiance Zoo a little later this month -- when a couple of baby tigers are born.
Today the zoo announced an endangered Sumatran tiger named "Jaya" is pregnant and expected to give birth...
| Sep 21, 2003
Mention this tiny island nation off the tip of the Malay Peninsula and Americans may envision a prim, repressive society that puts drug dealers to death, censors movies and TV, and fines ordinary citizens for chewing gum.
That's unfortunate, because this...