News from the Field

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Pig in Sweatpants Rescued From Car

Seattle animal control officials are investigating the case of a man who left a small dog and a pot-bellied pig wearing sweatpants to overheat in a car. According to police, a bystander saw the... Read More

Photographer: Long John Silver

The Unhealthiest Meal in America

The Big Mac, if you once called it King, has been dethroned. In its place now sits Long Jong Silver’s Big Catch platter, newly crowned as the unhealthiest restaurant meal in America. The... Read More

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New Tick-Borne Disease Hits Hard

A disease spread by deer ticks has infected over 100,000 New Yorkers since the state began tracking it. The infection closely resembles Lyme disease, leading to a host of problems with treatment... Read More

Photographer: Fernando Cortes

Alligator Sinks Raft in Florida

A Florida kayaker escaped unscathed after an alligator sunk her boat in the Everglades. The woman, who has yet to be identified, was paddling in the Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife... Read More