A Florida man out walking his dog was attacked by an alligator and nearly dragged into a canal behind his home.
A firefighter died battling a wildfire in California that officials said was sparked by a device used to reveal a baby’s gender.
Rescuers found a puppy sheltering within the charred remains on a property impacted by the Berry Creek fires.
Justin Silvera came off the fire lines in Northern California after a grueling 36 straight days battling wildfires and evacuating residents ahead of the flames.
South Dakota investigators says that Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg reported hitting a deer with his car on Saturday night but actually killed a pedestrian whose body was not found until the next day.
An 11-year-old boy has died after he was shot by his stepfather while hunting deer on private property in Clay Township in St. Clair County.
Tens of thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes as destructive wildfires roar across the West Coast.
Agriculture specialists inspecting bags of dried chili peppers imported from Thailand also found dried frogs, dried insects, and turtle bones.
Experts at the St. Louis Zoo are trying to figure out how a 62-year-old ball python laid seven eggs despite not being near a male python for at least two decades.
One of Zoo Atlanta’s resident giant pandas celebrated his 23rd birthday on Wednesday in the best possible way.
A deputy in Polk County responded to a call about a possible alligator in a shed, but quickly realized it would be easy to subdue.
The Dallas Zoo is celebrating the birth of three African lion cubs.
After a post to social media, Chris Cybell and his daughter, Nora, showed up Sunday -- tasked with collecting them.
Multiple agencies worked together to rescue an injured manatee after it was reportedly hit by a boat in Fort Myers Beach, Florida, on September 5, according to local media reports.
Staff at Chester Zoo in Cheshire, England, welcomed the birth of a critically endangered Western chimpanzee on Friday, August 21.
We may be used to seeing koalas dozing peacefully in trees, but it turns out their babies have plenty of energy to burn.
Federal authorities said Thursday that they have charged 12 people and seized nearly $8 million in cash, jewels and precious metals after disrupting a criminal enterprise that dealt drugs and sold illegally harvested shark fins to buyers overseas.
Bob, a 660-pound alligator from the St. Augustine Alligator Farm and Zoological Park, recently visited the UF Veterinary Hospital.
In the mood for a nature walk? Atlanta's Blue Heron Nature Preserve is filled with unique plants, abundant wildlife, and features a recently-completed three-mile trail.
After a slumber that stretched for more than six years, a geyser at Yellowstone National Park erupted once again last week.