Eagles

A Ryanair passenger who apparently got fed up waiting to get off a plane stands on the wing of a Ryanair plane at Malaga airport, Spain, Monday Jan. 1, 2018, filmed by another passenger. After various delays in the flight from London's Stansted Airport, the passenger, who has not been named, used the emergency exit to climb onto the wing after landing in Spain New Year's Day. (Fernando del Valle Villalobos via AP)
January 06, 2018 - 7:01 am
MAN ALLEGES BOBCAT ATTACK; CONDO OWNER SAYS IT WAS HOUSECAT TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida contractor says he was attacked by a bobcat inside a woman's condo, but the animal's owner says her feline is no predator, just a 10-pound domestic longhair kitty named Calli. The contractor, Marcos Hernandez,...
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In this photo provided by Jessica Hartman, Monica Newhard, right, and her granddaughter, Helen Welch, hold their pet bichon frise, Zoey, as the dog’s rescuer, Christina Hartman, stands behind them, Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, in Palmerton, Pa. Newhard’s brother says an eagle snatched Zoey from the yard. (Jessica Hartman via AP)
January 04, 2018 - 9:35 am
Felipe Rodriguez says he thought he was hallucinating when an eagle snatched his sister's little white dog from her yard, flapped its massive wings and disappeared over the trees. Did he really just see that? He had. Zoey the 8-pound bichon frise was gone, taken by a hungry raptor Tuesday afternoon...
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October 26, 2017 - 3:05 am
SPACE STATION-POPE CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Pope Francis is making his first phone call off the planet — and into space. The pope will reach out today to the six astronauts on the International Space Station. It will be only the second time a pope phones the heavens like this. Pope Benedict XVI...
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FILE- In this March 5, 2014 file photograph, a juvenile bald eagle flies over the western shoreline of Lake Champlain in Essex, N.Y. Vermont biologists say the number of bald eagles that successfully nested in the state, including on Vermont's eastern shoreline of the lake, set a modern-day record in 2017. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)
October 12, 2017 - 3:03 pm
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The number of bald eagles that successfully nested in Vermont and raised young set a modern-day record this year, advancing the state's years long effort to restore the bird, according to state biologists. The Department of Fish and Wildlife said Thursday that 21 adult bald...
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Panther Talk
October 11, 2017 - 8:19 am
Both the Carolina Panthers and Philadelphia Eagles head into Thursday night's primetime match-up with identical (4-1) records to lead their divisions. Carolina is coming off back-to-back road wins at New England and Detroit, while Philadelphia's only loss came against undefeated Kansas City. The...
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September 29, 2017 - 3:44 pm
Federal authorities in South Dakota announced indictments Friday against 16 more defendants in a two-year undercover investigation into the illegal trafficking of eagle parts. They also said more charges are possible. The new charges came on top of indictments that U.S. Attorney Randy Seiler...
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This photo provided by the Humane Animal Rescue shows the x-rays of a bald eagle. Pennsylvania wildlife officials say the bald eagle that is suffering from lead poisoning is in guarded condition. The bird was letting people get close to it on a wildlife trail near Apollo over the weekend. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports it was taken to a wildlife center in Saegertown, where blood tests confirmed it had lead poisoning. (Humane Animal Rescue via AP)
August 15, 2017 - 10:49 pm
APOLLO, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania wildlife officials say a bald eagle that is suffering from lead poisoning is in guarded condition. The bird was letting people get close to it on a wildlife trail near Apollo over the weekend. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports it was taken to a wildlife center in...
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August 15, 2017 - 12:16 pm
APOLLO, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania wildlife officials say a bald eagle that is suffering from lead poisoning is in guarded condition. The bird was letting people get close to it on a wildlife trail near Apollo over the weekend. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports it was taken to a wildlife center in...
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July 31, 2017 - 7:41 pm
BIRCH HARBOR, Maine (AP) — A Maine lobster boat crew has saved an eagle that it spotted struggling in the Atlantic Ocean. John Chipman, of Birch Harbor, said Monday that he came across the wet and weary raptor near Schoodic Island. He says it appeared to be relieved to see the boat and even tried...
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