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  • Animal Welfare Institute Issues Statement About Judge's Ruling In Favor Of Ringling Bros.

    The Animal Rights Institute issued this statement after a judge ruled in favor of Feld Entertainment, the parent company of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, in a long-running lawsuit alleging elephant abuse: After nearly a decade of...
  • Rough time for Eastern Shore's poultry industry

    Rough time for Eastern Shore's poultry industry
    On Maryland's Eastern Shore, everything leads back to chickens. The poultry industry is the largest piece of a key sector of the local economy — agriculture — and its reach is broad: from the truckers who move products and the many farmers...
  • Best entertainment value: GOP nomination contest

    Best entertainment value: GOP nomination contest
    Las Vegas is one of my favorite places, but there's a tinge of sadness on the Strip these days. It's not a lack of crowds or dearth of attractions. The streets, shows, restaurants and casinos are packed as always. No, what's made the people of Las...
  • Duct-taped goat suffocates

    Duct-taped goat suffocates
    FALLBROOK, Calif. -- Authorities are investigating a bizarre case of animal cruelty at a North County high school. A security guard found two fainting goats bound by duct tape in the barn of  Fallbrook High School on June 16, graduation day at the...
  • Taking a stand, losing the farm

    ENTERPRISE, Ala. - In this rural town with the can-do name, the ugliness began with a showdown. In late 1995, 39 chicken farmers decided to say no to ConAgra, the nation's fifth largest poultry processor. The farmers said the company's new contract was...
  • 'Big chicken' gets smaller

    'Big chicken' gets smaller
    There was a time, Maryland Secretary of Agriculture Earl F. Hance recalls, when a beginning Maryland farmer could put a few chicken houses on his land and be assured that the income from them would pay off his farm. Those days are gone, replaced by...
  • Thousands "Saddle Up" for Trail Ride into Houston

    Thousands "Saddle Up" for Trail Ride into Houston
    The annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is about to start, and that means the end of the trail for more than 4,000 trail riders. The groups finally made it to Memorial Park Friday, and that long journey wasn't stopping all of them from having some...
  • Thousands "Saddle Up" For Trail Ride Into Houston

    Thousands "Saddle Up" For Trail Ride Into Houston
    The annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is about to start, and that means the end of the trail for more than 4,000 trail riders. The groups made it to Memorial Park on Friday, Feb. 25 for the annual stop. That long journey wasn't stopping all of...
  • Rodeo Parade Round Up

    Rodeo Parade Round Up
    The Rodeo is in full swing. Many have been enjoying the cookoff this weekend but today many were eager to check out the parade. "My wife she is an avid rodeo fan so every chance we get we will be right here supporting The Houston Livestock Show and...
  • Houston Rodeo Shooting: Exclusive Video

    Houston Rodeo Shooting: Exclusive Video
    Two teenagers were hurt and 2 others arrested after a shooting at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Saturday night. 39 News has obtained EXCLUSIVE VIDEO of the incident, which happened near Reliant Stadium around 10:30pm. The video shows a dozen or so...
  • Sugarland, Selena Gomez at 2011 Rodeo Houston

    Sugarland, Selena Gomez at 2011 Rodeo Houston
    Season tickets and mini-season tickets for 2011 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo are now on sale. Rodeo officials also announced Wednesday four star acts as part of the lineup for 2011 Rodeo Houston. The entertainment line-up includes: - Thursday,...