Monkeys

A baby male Francois' langur Monkey rests in a lap of an adult in his enclosure at the Los Angeles Zoo on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017. Two baby monkeys are swinging into view for the first time at the Los Angeles Zoo. The pair of Francois' langurs began climbing the tall trees in their outdoor monkey habitat. The acrobatic little monkeys are yet to be named. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
August 31, 2017 - 3:00 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two baby monkeys swung into view for the first time at the Los Angeles Zoo. The pair of Francois' langurs began climbing the tall trees in the outdoor monkey habitat Thursday. The first was born June 23rd to 8-year-old mother Vicki Vale, and the second July 12th to mom Kim-Ly,...
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A baby male Francois' langur Monkey rests in a lap of an adult in his enclosure at the Los Angeles Zoo on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017. Two baby monkeys are swinging into view for the first time at the Los Angeles Zoo. The pair of Francois' langurs began climbing the tall trees in their outdoor monkey habitat. The acrobatic little monkeys are yet to be named. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
August 31, 2017 - 3:00 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two baby monkeys swung into view for the first time at the Los Angeles Zoo. The pair of Francois' langurs began climbing the tall trees in the outdoor monkey habitat Thursday. The first was born June 23rd to 8-year-old mother Vicki Vale, and the second July 12th to mom Kim-Ly,...
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July 20, 2017 - 9:04 am
GBETITAPEA, Ivory Coast (AP) — An Ivory Coast village where monkeys are sacred has drawn the interest of primatologists who hope the approach can help protect animals elsewhere in West Africa. Daloa village appoints a monkey guardian who feeds them daily and buries them in a special part of the...
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Jeffrey Kerr, general counsel to the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), speaks to reporters outside of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Attorneys for David Slater, a wildlife photographer whose camera was used by a monkey to snap selfies, asked a federal appeals court to end a lawsuit seeking to give the animal rights to the photos. PETA sought a court order in 2015 allowing it to administer all proceeds from the photos to benefit the monkey. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
July 12, 2017 - 6:38 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A curious monkey with a toothy grin and a knack for pressing a camera button was back in the spotlight Wednesday as a federal appeals court heard arguments on whether an animal can hold a copyright to selfie photos. A 45-minute hearing before a three-judge panel of the 9th U.S...
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A wild obese macaque, named "Uncle Fat" who was rescued from a Bangkok suburb, sits in a rehabilitation center in Bangkok, Thailand, Friday, May 19, 2017. The morbidly obese wild monkey, who gorged himself on junk food and soda from tourists, has been rescued and placed on a strict diet. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)
May 19, 2017 - 6:27 am
BANGKOK (AP) — A morbidly obese wild monkey who gorged himself on junk food and soda left behind by tourists has been rescued and placed on a strict diet of lean protein, fruits and vegetables. Wildlife officials caught the chunky monkey — nicknamed "Uncle Fat" by locals — after photos of the...
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April 25, 2017 - 3:59 pm
APOPKA, Fla. (AP) — Wildlife officials are warning central Florida residents to stay away from wild monkeys after one was spotted in the area. A rhesus monkey was spotted over the weekend in the Orlando suburb of Apopka. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials are asking...
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