Southern California fire officials say a brush fire was ignited when two bear cubs climbed a power pole, were electrocuted by high-voltage lines and their burning bodies fell to the ground.
Officials at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park say a bear that was euthanized this month wasn't the same one that bit a sleeping Appalachian Trail hiker.
Wildlife biologists say bears in western North Carolina have decided not to wait for the alarm to go off, beginning their ramblings through woods and neighborhoods ahead of schedule.
Bears have become a frequent uninvited guest at an Idaho man's second story condo.
The very first visitor to the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage on Wednesday was a wild animal.
Officials in Tyrrell County say a woman known for feeding bears may have been killed by one of the animals.
Sheriff Darryl Liverman told local media outlets that 67-year-old Kay Grayson may have been dead more than two weeks when her body was found Monday in some woods.
Members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians are suing a North Carolina roadside zoo that keeps bears in concrete pits on reservation land.
A black bear has been spotted in a New Hanover County neighborhood.
Wildlife officials say a bear took a wrong turn and ended up spending part of his holiday weekend in downtown Greensboro.