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Catholic priest suspended for comparing BLM to 'maggots'

Jul. 1, 2020 5:35 PM EDT

CARMEL, Ind. (AP) — A bishop suspended a suburban Indianapolis Catholic priest from public ministry on Wednesday for comparing the Black Lives Matter movement and its organizers to “maggots and parasites” in a recent church bulletin. Bishop Timothy Doherty, of the Diocese of...

This June 3, 2020 image taken from a Web camera provided by ABQ BioPark shows Mexican gray wolf parents play with their second litter of seven pups born in May, who recently came out of their underground den for the first time to explore their environment at the ABQ BioPark in Albuquerque, N.M. (ABQ BioPark via AP)

Endangered Mexican wolves welcome 7 pups at Albuquerque zoo

Jun. 9, 2020 6:42 PM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two endangered Mexican gray wolves housed at the Albuquerque zoo are the proud parents of seven pups, officials announced Tuesday. The pups recently came out of their den for the first time. Zookeepers have only been able to view the pups by camera so far because the mother is...

Wildlife managers use pup fostering to boost wolf genetics

May. 29, 2020 12:03 AM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A record number of captive-born wolf pups has been placed into the wild as part of an effort by federal and state wildlife managers to boost the genetic diversity among Mexican gray wolves in the Southwestern United States. The interagency team announced the results of this...

A woman wearing a mask and gloves exits The Shop, a convenience store in downtown Milford, Pa. on Thursday, May 28, 2020. Pike County is moving to Governor Tom Wolf's

Claims backlog persists; Pennsylvania park beaches to reopen

May. 28, 2020 8:50 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State officials said Thursday they’re making progress, but acknowledge more needs to be done to whittle down an unemployment compensation claims backlog that has persisted for more than two months. Jammed phone lines, balky computer systems and unreturned emails remain an...