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Florida man attacked by bear, gets 41 stitches in face

One South Florida man is thankful to still be alive after losing a boxing match with a bear just steps outside his home.

Electrocuted bear cubs fall from power pole, ignite fire

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.

Park officials say euthanized bear didn’t bite hiker

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.

Black bears ignore snooze button, hit western North Carolina

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.

Curious bear peeks through cat door

Bears have become a frequent uninvited guest at an Idaho man's second story condo.

Wild bear crashes zoo opening

The very first visitor to the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage on Wednesday was a wild animal.

NC sheriff says it appears bear killed woman

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.

Tribal elders sue Cherokee bear zoo

Members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians are suing a North Carolina roadside zoo that keeps bears in concrete pits on reservation land.

Black bear spotted in New Hanover Co. neighborhood

A black bear has been spotted in a New Hanover County neighborhood.

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