A longtime volunteer with a local animal protection organization in New Jersey has pleaded guilty to animal cruelty charges.
Japan announced Tuesday that it had wrapped up a whale hunt in the Pacific, the second campaign since the UN's top court ordered Tokyo to halt a...
One year after the launch of a social media effort to allay consumers' concerns about the safety of foods made from genetically modified crops, U. S....
McDonald's in Japan is increasing its checks on chicken from suppliers in China and Thailand after allegations a Chinese supplier sold expired...
Whale watchers are having an unexpected nighttime experience outside Boston after their boat was snagged by a lobster trap rope.
The benefits of a suntan are well‑known -- a toned‑up healthy look, a lift to the spirits and, perhaps most importantly, exposure to the essential vitamin D. But ultra‑violet rays still...
The US space agency's Opportunity rover has now clocked more miles on Mars than any man‑made vehicle to reach another celestial body.
A $1,000-per‑pill drug that insurers are reluctant to pay for has quickly become the treatment of choice for a liver‑wasting viral disease that...
Going out for a quick, daily run may be just as effective as a long‑distance jaunt when it comes to prolonging your life, said a study out Monday.
The scaly anteater, which looks like an artichoke with legs and a tail, is being eaten out of existence...