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VIDEO: In North Carolina, a fish falls onto a trucker’s windshield

A truck was rolling down a highway in North Carolina when its windshield was struck by a fish.

SC health agency wants people to bring in dead birds

Officials say dead crows, blue jays, house finches and house sparrows should be kept cool, put into a bag using gloves and taken to a local DHEC office as soon as possible.

Contaminated bird feeders could be killing some birds in North Carolina

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission says that a “concerning number” of goldfinches and pine siskins may have died after being infected with salmonella from bird feeders.

Possibly poisoned? Dozens of birds found injured, dying in Leland

A local animal rescue is looking into what has killed dozens of birds in the Leland area.

Buzzards converge on North Carolina home, terrorize homeowner

One North Carolina homeowner is at her wits' end with buzzards that have taken over her roof and damaged her house.

Parrots forced to separate at zoo for excessive swearing

A British wildlife sanctuary has been forced to separate five parrots who wouldn't stop swearing at visitors.

‘Share the Shore’ with beach-nesting birds this season

Before hitting the beach this summer, wildlife experts say visitors should remember to “share the shore” with beach-nesting birds, giving them, their eggs and chicks a wide berth.

Dead birds in passenger’s baggage seized at US airport

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists recently seized a package of tiny dead birds in a passenger’s baggage at Washington Dulles International Airport.

This local bird rescue wants your Thanksgiving leftovers

For those of you who are cooking up a storm and are wondering what to do with all of the leftovers, this local bird rescue wants to take them.

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Local furniture maker preserves historic Clemson tree as a table

A piece of Clemson football history could be returning home, all thanks to a Wilmington furniture maker.

VIDEO: New York City restaurant host attacked over vaccine status request

A host at a popular New York City restaurant was assaulted by three women from Texas after she asked for proof they had been vaccinated against COVID-19, police said.

Pentagon reverses itself, calls deadly Kabul strike an error

The Pentagon retreated from its defense of a drone strike that killed multiple civilians in Afghanistan last month, announcing Friday that a review revealed that only civilians were killed in the attack, not an Islamic State extremist as first believed.

US panel backs COVID-19 boosters only for elderly, high-risk

An influential federal advisory panel has rejected a plan to offer Pfizer booster shots against COVID-19 to most Americans.