humpback whales

This undated file photo shows a humpback whale jumps out of the waters off Hawaii. (AP Photo/NOAA Fisheries, file)

Rescuers free whale of rope and buoys off Maui

HONOLULU (AP) – A team led by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration successfully freed an entangled humpback whale off Maui over the weekend. The Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary said Monday a line of […]


Food abundance luring blue whales to Calif. coast

(AP) – Blue whales, the world’s largest animal, are being seen in droves off the Northern California coast. Biologists say they are being lured by an increase this year in their favorite food: the shrimp-like […]