| Aug 20, 2014
| 4:13 PM
These are dark days for professional football. There's the NFL's concussion crisis, the rising popularity of soccer (the other football) after the World Cup and now the ascendancy of a new kind of American football that's a lot more cuddly, much more...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Television program advisories usually warn viewers about the presence of nudity, adult language or content and violence. But there is one series on Animal Planet with a unique advisory:
"The following program contains material that is just too cute....
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Police are investigating a possible case of animal cruelty after a Florida Panhandle grandmother posted a photo on Facebook showing two young girls with a dog tied up with a jump rope.
According to WJHG, the grandmother is facing misdemeanor animal...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 11:48 AM
With more than $20,000 raised through an online campaign, the beleaguered Kitty Harbor cat shelter in Griswold is now looking for a space to rent, with an eye to eventually purchasing a permanent home of its own.
President Gini Lach said that total funds...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:42 PM
UCLA cornerback Marcus Rios reached a milestone Monday. His parents, Richard and Ivy, were there to witness it, but there was little fanfare.
Rios was back on a football field, ready to compete.
"I haven't been out here for about two years," Rios...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:20 AM
FORT WORTH, Texas Some women skydive, some rock climb. Then there are the 14 women who meet up every so often in North Texas to compare skills at overpowering brutishly ugly, 60-pound catfish by blindly sticking a hand in their big mouths.
| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:58 PM
"WARNING: The following contains graphic images."
If this was a lead-in for Animal Planet's "Lion Feeding Frenzy" show or a "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" episode, you could understand it.
It's just not exactly the bold-faced introduction you...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:26 AM
The call has gone out: Animal Planet's "America's Cutest" is looking for pets to "Show Their Disney Side."
If pet owners want to take part, they need to send in videos by Aug. 15.
The footage could be shown in the Howl-O-Ween Pet-acular on "America'...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The walls of the compound stretch over an entire city block in South Los Angeles. Given the occasional gunfire in an area that's been likened to a war zone, no one uses the doors that open onto the street in front.
But painted on the building's facade...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: Sadie is terrified of fireworks. We close our windows, but that doesn't help. Not only do we live close to our neighborhood's fireworks display, but kids also set off their own fireworks in the days leading up to the Fourth.. How can I help my dog?--...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Discovery Communications and its 14 niche-ified U.S. channels are a good illustration of how much TV viewing has changed.
The conglom's channels turn out hundreds of hours of original programming every year, most of it unscripted. Beyond the flagship...