Stories tagged: Lions
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 10:10 a.m.
Lions, tigers, bears from war-torn Syria evacuated to Jordan
Thirteen animals that had been trapped in harsh conditions in a zoo in the war-torn Syrian city of Aleppo were evacuated on Friday to a wildlife reserve in Jordan.
UPDATED: Mon., June 26, 2017, 8:30 a.m.
Five rare Barbary lion cubs go on show at zoo in Germany
Five rare Barbary lion cubs have been shown to the public for the first time at a zoo in southwestern Germany, delighting visitors as they clumsily plodded through their enclosure.
Sun., Feb. 5, 2017, 8 a.m.
Trade in African lion bones for Asian market faces scrutiny
Wildlife traffickers in a major African park have been offering rewards for a full lion carcass, raising concerns that poachers are increasingly targeting a vulnerable species because of demand in …
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 9 p.m.
Prince William: We’re still step behind wildlife traffickers
Britain’s Prince William praised Vietnam, China and other Asian countries for taking unprecedented steps to battle wildlife trafficking but said Thursday the truth is that rhinos, elephants, pangolins and lions …
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 7:16 p.m.
NFL notes: Broncos team buses involved in minor accident
The Denver Broncos are back at their hotel in Santa Clara after their buses were involved in a minor accident following their practice at Stanford Stadium. Team spokesman Patrick Smyth …
Sat., Dec. 26, 2015
Endangered lions deserve ‘threatened’ listing
Killing of Cecil helped focus attention on population declines.
Mon., Dec. 21, 2015, 10:15 p.m.
Stafford leads Lions past Saints, 35-27
Matthew Stafford’s accuracy and poise sparked the Detroit Lions to a big lead and helped prevent them from squandering it, too.
Thu., Aug. 6, 2015
Hunter ethics count nowadays under unblinking public eye
The public is numb to kids being killed in Syria. Mouths water as a sultry TVmodel opens her mouth wide as a whale around a monster beef burger.
Wed., Feb. 13, 2013
Titans destroy ice-cold Lions
As the top seed from the Greater Spokane League to the 3A sub-regional, University High earned a home game Tuesday night. It turned out they also earned the right to …
Mon., Oct. 22, 2012
MNF: Lions at Bears
The Bears (4-1) are trying to solidify their spot at the top of the NFC North, while the last-place Lions (2-3) are trying to jump back into the race. “With …
Mon., Sept. 24, 2012
Titans outlast Lions
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Call this one Music City Mayhem. The Tennessee Titans are winless no more after an unforgettable overtime victory over Detroit featuring an endless stream of big plays, …
Fri., Jan. 27, 2012
Golden sparkles for Gonzaga women
As fans exited the McCarthey Athletic Center, one aficionado felt the need to make a play of his own and vocalize the obvious pun. “She made the most of that …
Sun., Sept. 13, 2009
Bring your horse – and your appetite
The Hauser Lions Club invites trail riders – and those who enjoy a hearty lunch – to saddle up for Saturday’s Hauser Lions Club Horseback Trail Ride and Steak. “Bring …