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Loosey-moosey: Stuck bull needs stairs to escape home’s pool

Oct. 3, 2019 11:54 AM EDT

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) — A young moose that got stuck in a New Hampshire swimming pool has been successfully coaxed out. New Hampshire Fish and Game Department biologists and conservation officers were called to a Bedford home Tuesday to help remove the young bull. He was in the water for several hours....

Report: 58% of Europe-only trees face extinction threat

Sep. 27, 2019 4:04 PM EDT

GENEVA (AP) — An international conservation group is warning that more than half of the European tree species that exist nowhere else in the world are threatened with extinction. The International Union for the Conservation of Nature said in a new report Friday that 58% of Europe's 265 endemic trees face...