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Japan to resume whaling in the Antarctic by the end of March despite International Whaling Commission ruling, agency says - @Reuters

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Animal rights activists storm field in final 2 minutes of Philadelphia Eagles-Detroit Lions game - @SBNation

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Skye Terrier named Charlie wins National Dog Show's Best in Show - @TheNatlDogShow

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South Africa

South African judge lifts domestic ban on trade of rhino horns - @AFP

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Australia bushfires, 2015-2016

Thousands of pigs burned alive, woman trampled by horse as terrified residents flee South Australia bushfire - @abcnews

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South Tulsa, Tulsa, OK

Photo: Several pets rescued from large apartment fire in South Tulsa, Okla. - @TulsaPhilwx

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#BREAKING Bill Bailey, voice of Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, says he's retiring https://t.co/Liw249XrZv - @abc13houston



8 arrested in connection with cyanide attacks which left 70 elephants dead at Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park - @IworryTrade

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Benton County, AR

Deputies: Man arrested after dragging doberman by a cable behind pickup truck in Benton County, Ark. - @4029news

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Cambridgeshire, England, GB

Rare red-footed falcon found shot dead in Whittlesey, England - @BBCEngland

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Fairfax County, VA

Animal Control officers have seized dozens of puppies from a pet shop in Fairfax County, Va. - @nbcwashington

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Earthquake: M 4.6 - 2km W of Magepanda, Indonesia


Paris attacks, Nov. 13, 2015

Belgium's Federal Police posts a picture of cat food to thank Twitter users after they flooded the #BrusselsLockdown hashtag with images of cats to drown out tactical information - @FedPol_pers

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Paxton, MA

#BREAKING overnight: Dozens of animals killed in Paxton animal shelter fire https://t.co/cCql0KyyBs #7News https://t.co/bzhfUIqVhu - @7News


Paxton, MA

#BREAKING: Dozens of animals killed in Paxton shelter fire (https://t.co/m5SmKc26rx) https://t.co/ONsBVjt7XO - @fox25news


San Diego, CA

Endangered white rhino euthanized at San Diego Zoo after series of illnesses - @AP

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horse racing

Racehorse Red Cadeaux, a triple Melbourne Cup runner-up, has been put down after suffering an injury in the race - @BBCSport

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Huntington Beach, CA

#BreakingNews: 7-foot great white shark spotted in Huntington Beach https://t.co/pxetAaWhj4 - @ocregister


Irwin, PA

Man charged with strangling his dog in Irwin, Pa. - @WTAE

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World Trade Organization

World Trade Organization appellate body upholds ruling against US in trade dispute brought by Mexico over dolphin-safe canned tuna labeling - @Reuters

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