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The Huffington Post
8-Old Steals Mom's Gun, Robs Grocery Store, Police SayWPBF TV Surveillance video from a grocery store in West Palm Beach, Florida, s
8-Old Steals Mom's Gun, Robs Grocery Store, Police Say
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 days ago
WPBF TV Surveillance video from a grocery store in West Palm Beach, Florida, shows an employee attempted to wrestle a gun away from an 8-year-old boy. Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil became aggravated by a fan in the front row at his concert in New... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon Zoo Foundation director steps downThe Oregon Zoo Foundation announced Wednesday that Jani Iverson, the organizati
Oregon Zoo Foundation director steps down
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Oregon Zoo Foundation announced Wednesday that Jani Iverson, the organization's director since 2011, is stepping down from her post later this month. Iverson helped the foundation transfer more than $17 million to the zoo during her tenure, a... Read more
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OregonLive.com
5 questions for new Oregon Zoo director Don MooreDon Moore, who starts later this month as director of the Oregon Zoo, is a scie
5 questions for new Oregon Zoo director Don Moore
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
Don Moore, who starts later this month as director of the Oregon Zoo, is a scientist who says he believes it's important to connect with kids. A senior scientist at the Smithsonian's National Zoo for the last nine years, Moore once wrote a book on... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon Zoo's hedgehog also predicts early spring | News - Home Kathy Street/Oregon Zoo Oregon Zoo curator Michael Illig shows
Oregon Zoo's hedgehog also predicts early spring
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 days ago
| News - Home Kathy Street/Oregon Zoo Oregon Zoo curator Michael Illig shows Velda, an African pygmy hedgehog, to visitors during the zoo’s annual Hedgehog Day festivities. Velda did not see her... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Ore. Zoo hedgehog predicts an early spring in NWPORTLAND, Ore. -- The Oregon Zoo’s African pygmy hedgehog is predicting an earl
Ore. Zoo hedgehog predicts an early spring in NW
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. -- The Oregon Zoo’s African pygmy hedgehog is predicting an early spring. That is, if you believe in the tradition of checking for a shadow every year, on Groundhog Day. Velda did not see her shadow Tuesday morning, meaning an early... Read more
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The Columbian
Avoid palm oil productsThe Oregon Zoo has created educational displays focusing on the negative impact
Avoid palm oil products
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
The Oregon Zoo has created educational displays focusing on the negative impacts caused by palm oil plantations. Part of the display urges consumers not to buy products containing palm oil. However, the zoo is selling products containing palm oil in... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Metro poised to scrap off-site Oregon Zoo elephant centerEstablishing an off-site elephant center for the Oregon Zoo would require a $50
Metro poised to scrap off-site Oregon Zoo elephant center
OregonLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
Establishing an off-site elephant center for the Oregon Zoo would require a $50 million endowment, Metro chief operating officer Martha Bennett said Thursday, recommending the proposal be scrapped. "We simply don't have the resources to proceed at... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon Zoo names new director, who worked at Smithsonian’s attractionPORTLAND — The most-visited paid attraction in Oregon has a new leader. The Or
Oregon Zoo names new director, who worked at Smithsonian’s attraction
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
PORTLAND — The most-visited paid attraction in Oregon has a new leader. The Oregon Zoo announced Wednesday that Donald E. Moore, a senior scientist at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and a man with nearly 40 years of experience in wildlife... Read more
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FOX News
Elephants infected seven Oregon zoo workers with tuberculosisKLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (Reuters) - Seven employees of an Oregon zoo contracted tub
Elephants infected seven Oregon zoo workers with tuberculosis
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (Reuters) - Seven employees of an Oregon zoo contracted tuberculosis from three elephants in their care in 2013, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday. The staff members at the Oregon Zoo in Portland... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Zoo plans to scrap off-site elephant sanctuaryPORTLAND, Ore. -- A longtime goal of the Oregon Zoo looks like it's being aband
Zoo plans to scrap off-site elephant sanctuary
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. -- A longtime goal of the Oregon Zoo looks like it's being abandoned. Metro, the government council that runs the zoo, is getting ready to scrap plans for an off-site elephant sanctuary. It was only last month that the zoo held it's... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon Zoo names new director; he worked at Smithsonian's National ZooThe most-visited paid attraction in the state has a new leader. The Oregon Zoo
Oregon Zoo names new director; he worked at Smithsonian's National Zoo
OregonLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
The most-visited paid attraction in the state has a new leader. The Oregon Zoo announced Wednesday that Donald E. Moore, a senior scientist at the Smithsonian's National Zoo and a man with nearly 40 years of experience in wildlife conservation,... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2016: What's open, what's closedMonday, Jan. 18, is Martin Luther King Jr. Day and most government offices are
Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2016: What's open, what's closed
OregonLive.com / Posted 22 days ago
Monday, Jan. 18, is Martin Luther King Jr. Day and most government offices are closed. Here is a partial list of what is open and closed on the holiday. Federal offices and courts: closed Oregon and Washington state offices and courts:... Read more
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OregonLive.com
19 2016 concerts to plan for right nowYes, it's early. Way too early to start thinking about where you'll be on Oct.
19 2016 concerts to plan for right now
OregonLive.com / Posted 27 days ago
Yes, it's early. Way too early to start thinking about where you'll be on Oct. 13 or on a couple nights in late July. But if you want to see Maroon 5 or Adele this year—or throw some horns at Black Sabbath's final tour or sob-sing "Open Arms" with... Read more
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Orange County Register
Ringling Circus elephants take early retirement to FloridaThe days of lumbering performances by elephants under big-top tents are coming
Ringling Circus elephants take early retirement to Florida
Orange County Register / Posted 28 days ago
The days of lumbering performances by elephants under big-top tents are coming to an end sooner than planned. Feld Entertainment, the parent company of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus, said in a statement Monday that it was phasing out its... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
WaterWatch sues feds, irrigators over 'harm' to Deschutes River | News - Home Claims management jeopardizes frogs, fish, local livelihoods O
WaterWatch sues feds, irrigators over 'harm' to Deschutes River
KTVZ Bend / Posted 29 days ago
| News - Home Claims management jeopardizes frogs, fish, local livelihoods Oregon Zoo/Michael Durham and Melinda... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland: Less friendly than it used to bePortland becomes unfriendly: Portland used to be a fun and friendly place of wh
Portland: Less friendly than it used to be
OregonLive.com / Posted 29 days ago
Portland becomes unfriendly: Portland used to be a fun and friendly place of which to be proud. We paid taxes and levies but had a nice city with family-friendly parks, an enjoyable zoo with improving exhibits and a thriving downtown. While the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Seven Oregon zookeepers contract non-active tuberculosis from zoo elephantsSeveral staff members working with the elephants at the Oregon Zoo ended up wit
Seven Oregon zookeepers contract non-active tuberculosis from zoo elephants
KWWL Iowa / Posted a month ago
Several staff members working with the elephants at the Oregon Zoo ended up with a serious illness. Health officials say seven staff members contracted a non-active form of tuberculosis. The officials say at least three of the elephants tested... Read more
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The Columbian
7 zoo workers infected with TB from elephantsPORTLAND (AP) — Seven staff members at the Oregon Zoo tested positive for tuber
7 zoo workers infected with TB from elephants
The Columbian / Posted a month ago
PORTLAND (AP) — Seven staff members at the Oregon Zoo tested positive for tuberculosis after an outbreak among three elephants started in 2013, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The seven had a latent form of... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Oregon Zoo staff infected by TB after exposure to elephantsPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Seven staff members at the Oregon Zoo tested positive for
Oregon Zoo staff infected by TB after exposure to elephants
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted a month ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Seven staff members at the Oregon Zoo tested positive for tuberculosis after an outbreak among three elephants started in 2013, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The seven had a latent... Read more
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USA Today
Infected elephants pass tuberculosis on to zoo staff A report from the CDC found elephants at the Oregon Zoo somehow transmitted a
Infected elephants pass tuberculosis on to zoo staff
USA Today / Posted a month ago
A report from the CDC found elephants at the Oregon Zoo somehow transmitted a non-active form of tuberculosis to staff members who worked closely with the animals. No one from the public has been... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Elephants infected seven Oregon zoo workers with tuberculosis: CDCKLAMATH FALLS, Ore.: Seven employees of an Oregon zoo contracted tuberculosis f
Elephants infected seven Oregon zoo workers with tuberculosis: CDC
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a month ago
KLAMATH FALLS, Ore.: Seven employees of an Oregon zoo contracted tuberculosis from three elephants in their care in 2013, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday. The staff members at the Oregon Zoo in Portland were... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
CDC: Elephants passed tuberculosis to Oregon Zoo staffPORTLAND, Ore. -- A new Centers for Disease Control report Friday says some zoo
CDC: Elephants passed tuberculosis to Oregon Zoo staff
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 1 months ago
PORTLAND, Ore. -- A new Centers for Disease Control report Friday says some zoo staff members got tuberculosis from at least one infected elephant, starting back in 2013. The zoo stood by its safety precautions, saying people who visit the elephants... Read more
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FOX News
Oregon Zoo staff infected by TB after exposure to elephantsSeven staff members at the Oregon Zoo tested positive for tuberculosis after an
Oregon Zoo staff infected by TB after exposure to elephants
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
Seven staff members at the Oregon Zoo tested positive for tuberculosis after an outbreak among three elephants started in 2013, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The seven had a latent form of the respiratory... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Oregon Zoo staff infected by TB after exposure to elephantsPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Seven staff members at the Oregon Zoo tested positive for
Oregon Zoo staff infected by TB after exposure to elephants
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 1 months ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Seven staff members at the Oregon Zoo tested positive for tuberculosis after an outbreak among three elephants started in 2013, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The seven had a latent... Read more
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The Columbian
Zoo staff infected by TB after exposure to elephantsPORTLAND — A report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says se
Zoo staff infected by TB after exposure to elephants
The Columbian / Posted 1 months ago
PORTLAND — A report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says seven staff members at the Oregon Zoo tested positive for tuberculosis after an outbreak among three elephants started in 2013. The seven had a latent form of the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
7 Oregon Zoo staff infected by TB after exposure to elephants | News - Home POSTED: 9:53 AM PST January 8, 2016 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A
7 Oregon Zoo staff infected by TB after exposure to elephants
KTVZ Bend / Posted 1 months ago
| News - Home POSTED: 9:53 AM PST January 8, 2016 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A report from the Centers for Disease Control and... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Paralyzed cat gets a new family The kitten was clinging to life and needed a lot of medical care when an anim
Paralyzed cat gets a new family
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 1 months ago
The kitten was clinging to life and needed a lot of medical care when an animal lover saw her on Facebook. More > The kitten was clinging to life and needed a lot of medical care when... Read more
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