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'Tiger King' star Doc Antle charged with money laundering

“Tiger King” star Bhagavan “Doc” Antle has been charged with laundering more than half a million dollars, money federal prosecutors said Monday that he believed to be the proceeds of an operation to s...

‘Tiger King’ star Doc Antle to face money laundering charges

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — “Tiger King” star Bhagavan “Doc” Antle was arrested by the FBI and expected to appear in court Monday to face federal money laundering charges, a person familiar with the mat...

Man found dead in gator-filled lake near disc golf course

LARGO, Fla. (AP) — A man died searching for Frisbees in a lake at a disc golf course where people are warned by signs to beware of alligators, police in Florida said Tuesday. The uni...

VinFast kicks off its "Plant The Future" project

PHU QUOC, VIETNAM - Media OutReach - 27 April 2022 - VinFast officially kicks off its groundbreaking ceremony for the "Plant the Future" project. This project aims to realize VinFast's commitment to t...

3 critically endangered Sumatran tigers lost to animal traps

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (AP) — Three critically endangered Sumatran tigers were found dead after being caught in traps on Indonesia’s Sumatra island in the latest setback for a species whose numbers are...

Indonesia's Indrawati says palm oil export ban will hurt other countries, but necessary

April 22 (Reuters) - Indonesia's new palm oil export ban will hurt other countries but is necessary to try to bring down the soaring domestic price of cooking oil driven up by Russia's war in ...

Leatherback sea turtle dies after rescue from Taiwan beach

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An endangered leatherback sea turtle died a day after it was rescued from a net on New Taipei City’s Fulong Beach, reports said Thursday (Feb. 3). The rare animal...

Endangered leatherback sea turtle rescued from New Taipei beach

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A leatherback sea turtle was rescued after it became stuck in a discarded fishing net on New Taipei City’s Fulong Beach, reports said Tuesday (Feb. 1). Members of...

Judge sets Jan. 28 for 'Tiger King' Joe Exotic resentencing

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Oklahoma on Monday set a Jan. 28 date for the resentencing of “Tiger King” Joe Exotic. U.S. District Judge Scott Palk set the resentencing fo...

Trial opens against accused elephant poachers in Indonesia

CALANG, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian court on Monday began a trial against a group of men accused of poaching endangered Sumatran elephants and trading in illegal ivory, in a case that wildlife cons...

Baby elephant loses half its trunk to Indonesia poacher trap

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (AP) — A baby elephant in Indonesia's Sumatra island has had half of her trunk amputated after being caught in what authorities said Monday was a trap set by poachers who prey on...

Proposed national marine sanctuary off California advances

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal agency announced Tuesday that it is taking a step toward designating a new national marine sanctuary off the central California coast that would be named for the region's ...

Wildlife agencies to cancel Trump endangered species rules

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — President Joe Biden's administration announced Tuesday plans to cancel two environmental rollbacks under former President Donald Trump that limited habitat protections for imper...

Rare Sumatran tiger found dead in animal trap in Indonesia

PEKANBARU, Indonesia (AP) — A critically endangered Sumatran tiger was found dead after being caught in a trap on Indonesia’s Sumatra island, authorities said Monday, in the latest setback for a speci...

Activists say 2 Syrian brown bears in Lebanon flown to US

HANAWAY, Lebanon (AP) — Two bears that had been held in small cement cages for more than a decade in Lebanon will be flown to the United States, where they will be released into the wild, activists sa...