| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:20 PM
Hunters headed out in boats on a stormy Friday evening for the first alligator hunt in the history of the Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge.
"We're not leaving tonight with anything less than a 12-footer," said Bishop Wright Jr., of West Palm Beach,...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Driving along Indiantown Road in western Palm Beach County last January, Nicole Verticchio saw an astonishing sight: A large black bear ambling east along the side of the road.
"I'm from Pennsylvania and I didn't even know we had bears in Florida," she...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:00 PM
I can understand hunters wanting to use silencers when they go after deer, turkey and other animals in Florida. I really can.
I mean, poor hunters need more of an advantage, don’t they?
Right now, all they have are high-powered rifles,...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Twenty-five years ago, SeaWorld's famous Shamu Show featured a lucky kid plucked from the audience who got to stand on a shallow ledge in the tank and toss a few fish to a killer whale.
Back then the scene was a crowd favorite.
Today the stunt —...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 2:28 AM
On a good day, they find diamond rings, gold bracelets and silver jewelry, sometimes worth tens of thousands of dollars, buried in the sand or sunk in shallow water.
Every now and then, they'll discover cellphones, wallets or a bottle of Scotch. But...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 2:30 PM
In the 1920s, it was a nice little golf course, enjoyed by the locals and played by a president — until it was trashed by a hurricane.
On Thursday, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport will open its state-of-the art, 8,000-foot south...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 6:07 AM
The Denver Post reports: Two-time U.S. Olympic wrestler Dremiel D. Byers has been charged by Colorado Springs police after he was caught allegedly bow hunting for deer in a Lexus dealership lot. Byers, 39, a 10-time national champion, was charged with...
| Aug 19, 2014
Bob Danenhower likes to talk.
Just ask anyone who has ever walked into his taxidermy shop or visited his bait-and-tackle shop during fishing months.
He also knows how to listen, which is why there is a big change for the 2014 Lehigh Valley Hunting and...
| Aug 19, 2014
Find out what it really means to be blind as a bat this evening at the Northeast Region Office of the Pennsylvania Game Commission in Dallas, Luzerne County.
A free program on bats, covering everything from biology, behavior, ecological importance,...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 5:38 AM
GLASTONBURY — It was a creature that let out "blood curdling yells at night." It was described as witnesses who saw it as a large dog with a cat-like face. Small dogs disappeared or were found mutilated along with goats and sheep.
And so the...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Afternoon descends on the piney woods of East Texas with a heat that clings to your skin, the air so thick you have to work at drawing a full breath.
Not that the owner of the Karolyi Ranch seems to mind as he bounces along in a utility vehicle that...