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By Jinkie Barendse On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016
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Laura Ingraham calls out Hollywood, media outrage over gorilla being killed, but not Planned Parenthood

The media obsessed over the Memorial Day weekend with the story of a 17-year-old endangered gorilla shot in the Cincinnati Zoo when a three-year-old child who fell into his enclosure. Some celebrities, including More...

By Zach Jones On Saturday, May 28th, 2016
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Florida man, Jessie Kingsinger, loses arm to alligator while evading police

A Florida man running from the law ran into an alligator and the disastrous situation was worse, ultimately losing a hand. Jessie Kingsinger, 21, ran from police but ignored an alligator warning sign and swam across More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, April 26th, 2016
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Making a Claim for a Dog Attack

Even though the majority of dogs are well behaved and well trained, all animals have the potential to become aggressive and attack. Such instances are rare, but we have prepared this helpful guide to give you some More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, January 22nd, 2016
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Discovery sets premiere of ‘Venom Hunters’ for February 17

“Venom Hunters” is coming to Discovery Every year, venomous snakes kill over 100,000 people and hospitalize thousands more. Despite this staggering number, the deadly venom is also used to save lives More...

By Zach Jones On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
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Mexico: Rats devour baby as mom, Lizbeth Jerónima Fuentes Munguía, abandons child for a dance

A four-month-old baby is dead after being attacked and eaten by rats while her teenage mother was at a dance. Lizbeth Jerónima Fuentes Munguía, 18, reported to be a single mother, left her baby alone for nearly More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 24th, 2015
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‘Treasure Quest Snake Island’ preview reveals clues, dangers and deadly vipers

While ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE was the #1 Prime Time telecast across all of television and cable in key demos in Prime Time, the premiere of TREASURE QUEST: SNAKE ISLAND was Discovery Channel’s most watched and highest More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
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Tommie Woodward identified who ignored alligator warning, then killed while swimming

A man who apparently ignored the risks of the alligators in a river and jumped in the water, despite warning signs, is dead after being attacked. Orange County Police have identified the victim as Tommie Woodward, More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, May 29th, 2015
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‘Jaws’ returns to theater in June as TCM presents a 40th anniversary screening

You’re gonna need a bigger boat this June when “TCM Presents: Jaws 40th Anniversary” comes to select U.S. cinemas, presented by Fathom Events, Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, May 14th, 2015
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Los Angeles leads cities in dog attacks on postal workers

To kick-off next week as National Dog Bite Prevention Week, the U.S. Postal Service released its top 30 dog attack city rankings and offered tips to reduce dog attacks to letter carriers. Nationwide, 5,767 postal More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014
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Discovery kicks off ‘Mega Week’ in December with ‘Eaten Alive’

EATEN ALIVE kicks off Discovery Channel’s Mega Week, a weeklong celebration of all things Discovery with supersized episodes of fan favorite series and much anticipated specials, on Sunday, December 7th at 9pm More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, October 20th, 2014
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‘Big Cat Week’ coming to Nat Geo WILD in November, lineup revealed

BANDHAVGARH, INDIA: A remote and protected wilderness, Bandhavgarh, lies deep in the heart of ancient India. Tigers battle for dominance among the ruins of a lost empire. (Photo credit: © National Geographic Channels) This More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
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Over 400 injured off Florida beaches in jellyfish attack

Off Daytona Beach and New Smyrna Beach this weekend, hundreds, maybe thousands, of jellyfish swarmed and ultimately injured over 400 swimmers. Lifeguards were forced to “raise the purple flag” which More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, July 20th, 2014
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Florida boy, Logan Shepard, attacked or killed by two pit bulls

A Florida boy has died after being mauled by a pair of pit bulls while visiting relatives Saturday night in Riverview. Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Debbie Carter stated Sunday that 4-year-old More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Friday, April 11th, 2014
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Nile crocodile abandoned at a California mall with a note, ‘call rescue’

The California suburbs got a surprise this week as a nile crocodile was just wandering around a mall, near a T.J. Maxx, left by its owner with a note attached – “Call rescue.” California Fish and More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, May 16th, 2013
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Deer crashes through bus windshield, caught on shocking video

A CamTran bus surveillance camera caught a deer crashing through the windshield in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, Tuesday night. The bus driver immediately stopped and allowed the confused deer to exit through the front More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Friday, May 10th, 2013
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San Diego dead surfer identified as Brandon Beaver, but shark expert says man dead prior to attack

A shark expert from Scripps Oceanographic Institution said Thursday he believes a sevengill sharks fed on the body of Brandon Beaver, a surfer who died of unknown causes. Brandon Beaver Andy Nosal examined pictures More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, April 12th, 2013
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Massachusetts man faces charges after killing bear in backyard

Massachusetts, man is facing charges for killing a bear in his backyard. The bear was attracted to a barrel of bird feed in the man’s yard and went after him once on the property. Norwegian warning road sign. More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, April 12th, 2013
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Woman in Indonesia, age 83, fights off attacking komodo dragon with a broom

An 83-year-old Indonesian woman told Thursday how she faced a “fight for survival” when a Komodo dragon pounced and sunk its teeth into her, in the latest attack this year by one of the giant lizards. photo More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, April 12th, 2013
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Belarus man attacked and killed by rabid beaver

A beaver has killed a man in eastern Europe, according to authorities. A fisherman is reported to have been attacked by a beaver as he attempted to get close to take its photo. However, the beaver felt threatened, More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, February 6th, 2013
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Komodo dragon attack lands two in the hospital

Forest police officer Ahmad Main was attacked by the two-meter lizard, a Komodo dragon, as he sat alone in an office at the national park on Rinca Island in East Nusa Tenggara province(Indonesia). photo Midori More...



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