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When pigs flee: Pet potbellied Biscuit escapes family trip

Police in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, found a 6-week-old potbellied pig behind an area restaurant on Sunday.

Volunteers fly deformed baby pig to animal hospital for help

A deformed baby pig that was born on a farm in Virginia has been flown to a veterinary hospital in Pennsylvania for medical treatment.

Doggy bag: Beagle intercepts roast pig at Atlanta airport

A passenger traveling from Ecuador was relieved of leftovers when an intrepid beagle found a roasted pig's head in baggage at the world's busiest airport.

Cops lure runaway pig back home with Doritos

A California police department found an unusual –– but effective –– way to catch a giant pig on the run over the weekend.

Activists float dialogue over hog farm nuisance lawsuits

Activists in the heart of North Carolina's pork country say contract hog farmers and their neighbors should start talking about solutions.

Pet pig could get the boot from neighborhood

It's a potbellied pig predicament in Carolina Shores. One family may not be able to keep their swine after someone from the property owner's association complained.

NC lawmakers move to protect pork giant hit by big verdict

Legislators in the country's No. 2 hog-growing state are launching a new effort to shield industrial hog operations from neighbors who have complained for decades about the smell, noise and flies generated by housing thousands of animals together.

‘Sir Oinksalot’ the pig roots around for forever home

Sir Oinksalot the potbelly pig is tubby, round and friendly -- and he’s waiting for his forever home.

Mississippi mayor pardons pet pig of deployed military man

A mayor in a Mississippi city has decided not to banish a pet pig while its owner is on military duty in Iraq.

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Delaware picks up come from behind win over UNCW Men’s Basketball

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Biden to lift Pentagon’s ban on transgender people serving in military

Multiple people familiar with the matter confirm to ABC News that President Joe Biden is expected to sign an executive order on Monday that will lift the Pentagon’s ban on transgender people serving in the military.

‘Barney Miller,’ ‘Sanford and Son’ actor Gregory Sierra dies

Gregory Sierra, who had memorable roles in the 1970s sitcoms “Barney Miller” and “Sanford and Son,” has died after battling cancer. He was 83.