Florida zookeeper injured after bear escapes enclosure

(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) -- A bear at a Florida zoo was shot and killed after it escaped its enclosure and injured a zookeeper, zoo officials said. The incident occurred around 5:10 p.m. Wednesday at Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, shortly after the zoo had closed for the... Read More.

Woman mauled by bear while walking dog: Police

(LEAVENWORTH, Wash.) -- A woman suffered "significant" injuries Saturday after being charged by a black bear near her home in Washington state, authorities said. The incident occurred before 7 a.m. in Leavenworth, in central Washington, while the woman was walking her dog, police said. "The woman had... Read More.