Fire officials save cold kitten that was stuck on a roof

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A kitten stuck on a roof in the cold was saved by firefighters in Georgia. The 6-week-old kitten was nursed back to health Wednesday after her rescue, Cobb Count...

Russian artist sends regards to Taiwan with masked leopard cat illustration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Russian illustrator Katya Molodtsova, who visited Taiwan at the invitation of the government last year, has sent her greetings to Taiwan with a leopard cat illustration am...

Zimbabwe's rural elderly battle hunger amid severe drought

MUDZI, Zimbabwe (AP) — Living alone in Zimbabwe’s arid Mudzi district, Leah Tsiga's best friend is her cat. But when it comes to food, each has to look for their own and the 90-year-old Tsiga often co...

Animal shelter says "world's worst cat" is up for adoption

BAKERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The “world's worst cat” is available for adoption — just ask the Mitchell County Animal Rescue organization in North Carolina. The shelter about 55 miles (89...

Taiwan scientists unlock secrets of fatal cat disease

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Academia Sinica shared its latest discovery on Jan. 16 and revealed the structure of feline infectious peritonitis virus (FIPV), which is often fatal for cats. The disc...

Young leopard cat found dead in northwest Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In Miaoli County, the new year began with the find of a dead leopard cat near a school, possibly a victim of hunger and cold weather. Last year, the region recorded at ...

30-plus years of ‘Garfield’ comic strips to sell at auction

DALLAS (AP) — Cartoonist Jim Davis is offering up more than 11,000 “Garfield” comic strips hand-drawn on paper in an auction that will stretch into the coming years, with at least a couple of strips f...

Miaoli first municipality in Taiwan to pass law protecting leopard cats

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Miaoli County passed legislation protecting leopard cats on Tuesday (Dec. 10), becoming the first municipality in Taiwan to enact a law dedicated to the conservation of a ...

Guardsman raises money to fly cat home from Afghanistan

SEAFORD, Del. (AP) — A National Guardsman who made friends with a stray cat in Afghanistan raised enough money to bring the feline home to Delaware. The News Journal in Wilmington ...

‘Cat AIDS’ nothing to be afraid of

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-The feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) found in cats is similar to the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) diagnosed in people, but cats cannot pass FIV to humans, reported New Ta...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan president's purrfect running mate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the Taiwan presidential race heats up, a massive billboard showing President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) holding one of her cats has surfaced in Taipei. On Saturday (Nov. 16)...

Thursday's Sports in Brief

OLYMPICS MOSCOW (AP) — Russia hardened its line on a doping issue which could threaten the country's participation at next year's Tokyo Olympics. The Russians, who ...

Monday night black cat still on the loose at MetLife Stadium

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The elusive black cat from "Monday Night Football" is still on the run. MetLife Stadium officials said Thursday the search for the fleet feline that brie...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. AMERICANS HEAD TO POLLS ON ELECTION DAY Races in Virginia...

Prescott throws for 3 TDs as Cowboys beat Giants again

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Dak Prescott shook off an interception on his first pass of the game and threw three touchdown passes, leading the Dallas Cowboys to a 37-18 victory over the New York Gian...