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Haechan meets Haechan: K-pop star honored with zoo namesake

May. 16, 2019 4:08 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fans of the K-pop group NCT 127 donated money in January to name a baby pudu at the Los Angeles Zoo after one of its members, Haechan (HECH'-ehn). This week, the human Haechan got to meet his namesake, snapping selfies with the little deer at his enclosure. Pudu are found in various...

Pet deer kills man and injures wife in rural Australia

Apr. 17, 2019 3:08 AM EDT

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A man was killed and his wife critically injured on Wednesday when they were attacked by their pet deer on a rural Australian property, police said. The 46-year-old man entered the stag's enclosure in the morning at Moyhu in Victoria state, Police Sergeant Paul Pursell said....

Deer hunting opening day moving to Saturday from Monday

Apr. 9, 2019 3:01 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Deer hunting season in Pennsylvania will be starting on a Saturday rather than a Monday beginning next season. The Pennsylvania Game Commission voted 5-3 Tuesday to move opening day of deer rifle season to the first Saturday after thanksgiving. Rifle season for hunting deer in...

Hunters, hikers debate proposed hunting season changes

Mar. 24, 2019 10:04 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Gutted deer often hang from the porch of Karen Parsons' bed-and-breakfast each fall, and those carcasses, she said, are good for business. Parsons' Fishing Creek Lodge in Columbia County sits between two of Pennsylvania's largest state game lands tracts, and each hunting season, her...