| Mar 14, 2013
| 10:23 AM
An investigation is ongoing into the death of a shark earlier this month that was shipped from New York to L.A. and placed in an above-ground pool in a Van Nuys backyard for a Kmart commercial shoot....
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:12 AM
Friday's Pictures in the News begins in New York, where members of the U.S. Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps of Washington, D.C., perform during the reopening ceremony of the Statue of Liberty, which was closed for eight months due to Super-storm Sandy....
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. On Monday, Egypt's military gave a "last-chance" ultimatum to President Mohammed Morsi, giving him 48 hours to meet the demands of millions of protesters in the streets seeking his ouster, or...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Two men have been charged with more than 100 counts of animal cruelty in connection with a Lake Elsinore breeding facility where thousands of rodents and reptiles had to be euthanized because of the conditions inside.
Mitchell Steven Behm, 54, and David...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 6:57 AM
Two men accused of operating a Lake Elsinore breeding facility where rodents and reptiles were allegedly starved, tortured and killed could spend decades behind bars.
Mitchell Steven Behm, 54, is charged with 106 counts of animal cruelty and could be...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Test-tube burgers are no longer a future fantasy, but an achievable way to feed the world and stop the suffering of animals, said one of the world's most prominent animals rights activists.
"Send champagne," joked Ingrid Newkirk, co-founder and...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:13 PM
A transient pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of animal cruelty after he allegedly stole a van with a dog inside and abandoned the vehicle, leading to the animal's death.
Danny Fis, 29, also pleaded not guilty to one count of unlawful driving or...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Simon Cowell egged — it's something we're supposing any number of "American Idol" and "Britain's Got Talent" wannabes have wanted to see for years now.
And on Saturday night, during the "BGT" finale, it happened.
During a performance by an...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Versatile character actor James Cromwell has always looked askance at authority.
"There used to be a bumper sticker that said 'resist authority,'" said Cromwell, best known for his Oscar-nominated supporting turn in 1995's "Babe" as the taciturn...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 10:02 AM
Cosmetics made with ingredients tested on animals is no longer allowed in the European Union, under a ban that took effect Monday.
The European Commission, the governing body for the 27-country EU, said in a statement that the new rule “is in line...
| May 2, 2013
| 5:25 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — With nary a thought to Hamlet, trainer Bob Baffert is currently suffering the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune.
In his current situation, and in a world where oft-misinformed social media stirs the rumor pot to a boil,...