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- Protester Tries To Glue Herself To Court During Clippers-Timberwolves Gameon April 13, 2022 at 12:49 pm
Animal activist Alicia Santurio, trending as #GlueGirl, laughed about her stunt afterward, even though she had a serious motive.
- New Documentary Follows Cher On An Elephant Rescue Mission In Pakistanon March 24, 2021 at 7:35 pm
The "Moonstruck" icon's journey is chronicled in "Cher & the Loneliest Elephant," which hits Paramount+ on April 22.
- Farms Have Killed Off Millions Of Animals As Supply Chains Break. But These Hens Made It Out.on June 6, 2020 at 6:29 pm
As an Iowa farmer scaled down operations, he took the rare step of giving chickens away. Rescue groups swooped in.
- Healthy Pigs Killed, Thrown Away As Farms Face Slaughterhouse Backlogson May 2, 2020 at 4:15 pm
Officials estimate about 700,000 pigs nationwide being killed each week, disposed of in landfills or composted.
- Joaquin Phoenix Celebrates Oscar With Incredibly Moving Rescue Of Cow And Her Calfon February 21, 2020 at 12:00 pm
"Oh my love," the "Joker" actor told the calf, Indigo, after saving the bovines from a slaughterhouse.
- Joaquin Phoenix Honors Late Brother River In Emotional Oscars Speech On 'Injustice'on February 10, 2020 at 4:35 am
After winning Best Actor for "Joker," Phoenix touched on animal rights, cancel culture and personal growth in his acceptance speech.
- 3 Horses Die In 3 Days At Notorious Santa Anita Racetrackon January 20, 2020 at 2:38 pm
Dozens of racehorses died at the southern California racetrack in 2019, drawing scrutiny from government officials and animal rights activists.
- Kate Upton Slammed By Animal Advocates Over Canada Goose Partnershipon November 16, 2019 at 4:12 pm
Some accused the model of hypocrisy for promoting polar bear conservation while working with a company that uses real fur for its coats.
- New York City Passes Bill Set To Ban Foie Gras In Restaurants, Grocery Storeson October 31, 2019 at 5:10 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio is expected to sign legislation that will ban the controversial French food, made from fattened duck or goose liver.
- Mic Snatched From Kamalaon June 3, 2019 at 2:32 pm
An animal rights activist wrestled a microphone from presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) during a panel conversation.