Euthanasia

In this Aug 22, 2013, photo, research Associate Pamela Flores conducts a health assessment on a desert tortoise at the Desert Tortoise Conservation Center in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)

Support flows in for sick desert tortoises

LAS VEGAS (AP) — News that hundreds of threatened desert tortoises face euthanasia with the pending closure of a refuge near Las Vegas has generated a storm of reaction that has government officials scrambling to […]

08/29/2013

Death ruled a homicide for woman shot in Ohio ICU

(AP) – A medical examiner in Ohio is confirming that a woman who was shot in a hospital’s intensive care unit died of a gunshot wound to her head in what may have been a […]

08/07/2012