| Nov 13, 2012
| 12:53 PM
A judge's decision may end a New Year's tradition in the town known as the "Possum Capital of the South."
If the ruling stands, there will be no opossum drop at midnight on New Year's Eve in Tallapoosa, Georgia. The animal isn't really dropped. It's in a...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 5:10 PM
The UC Irvine student council request for the university to withdraw investments in firms that contribute to settlement construction in the disputed territories of the West Bank is another in a long line of misguided and divisive actions that do nothing...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 10:06 AM
At the White House correspondents' dinner a couple of years ago, Seth Meyers mocked the inability of Congress to work together by saying, "Do you know what the rest of America calls sitting next to someone with wildly different political...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Banned sales: The April 17 article "PETA targets local chefs for serving foie gras" incorrectly said the Tasting Spoon food truck sold 28 pounds of foie gras on June 31. In fact, the food truck sold that amount in about four hours June 30.
| Apr 19, 2013
| 7:15 PM
One of two Orange County restaurants threatened with legal action by animal rights activists has decided to stop serving foie gras.
Broadway by Amar Santana in Laguna Beach will no longer dish up fattened duck liver as a complimentary side to a $55...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Body by veganism
She's been determined to be one of the sexiest vegans and she just might be your neighbor.
Marchesa Schroeder, 22, is a Huntington Beach resident and Orange Coast College student and she is one of 10 finalists to advance to...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Nickelodeon star Daniella Monet is coming to Sublime (1431 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, 954-615-1431, SublimeRestaurant.com) vegan restaurant.
She’s in town on Sunday to reveal her new “Try to Relate to Who's on Your Plate”...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:15 AM
One of nature's weirdest, most mysterious bugs is living under Connecticut. Millions of them have been waiting the better part of two decades to stage a mass orgy of singing and sex, and we're now only a few short weeks away from their "emergence."...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 5:15 PM
An animal-rights group has sent letters threatening legal action to two Orange County chefs who serve foie gras.
The chefs serve fattened duck liver at Arc in Costa Mesa and Broadway by Amar Santana in Laguna Beach, drawing the ire of People for the...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 4:21 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Taking videos and photos at farms and factories without permission would become illegal under a proposal endorsed Thursday by an Indiana House committee despite objections from critics who say it would punish whistleblowers and...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 10:04 PM
SAN DIEGO (KTLA) -- A killer whale at SeaWorld in San Diego is recovering from an injury that is the subject of dispute between the park and animal rights activists.
The whale, an 11-year-old male named Nakai, was found with a gaping injury to the...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 3:54 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A group of animal rights activists says SeaWorld is lying about how a killer whale was injured and plans a protest Wednesday at the marine park.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals submitted a formal complaint to the U.S....