LEADVILLE, Colo. (AP) - A black bear went into a tent in a central-Colorado campground and bit or scratched a sleeping teenage boy's arm.
State wildlife officials say the boy was camping out with his family in the mountains near Leadville when the bear grabbed him early Friday. Colorado... more »
Bedbugs have attacked a popular movie theater in Times Square as New York battles the persistent pests.
The AMC Empire 25 in Times Square was sprayed overnight and reopened Wednesday.
A guest at the AMC Magic Johnson Harlem 9 theater also reported a bite in late July. Spokesman... more »
A 16-year-old tourist is recovering after a shark bite on South Carolina's Isle of Palms.
Alex Stamm and his best friend's family are visiting from Indiana. They arrived on Isle of Palms Sunday and immediately went to the beach.
Alex said he was in the water waist deep... more »
Veterinarians in the Denver metro area say they have seen an unusual number of pets bitten by snakes in May and one dog park in Aurora has had to close because of two recent incidents.
Dr. Jeff Mullen with the Seven Hills Veterinary Clinic says his office usually sees... more »
Authorities say a pack of escaped dogs mauled three young siblings in California, leaving a 5-year-old girl in critical condition.
Police Sgt. Jeff Deckers says the dogs - a mastiff and four pit-bull mixes - escaped a Fontana backyard Monday afternoon and attacked a mother walking with her four... more »
Animal control officers hope to trap a pack of raccoons that mauled a 74-year-old woman who tried to chase them from her yard.
The sheriff in Polk County, east of Tampa, said Gretchen Whitted fell when five raccoons surrounded and attacked her Sunday. She was taken to a hospital... more »