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Can a Monkey Copyright a Selfie?

LONDON, (AFP) - The Wikimedia Foundation insisted Thursday it would not remove from its website a "selfie" taken by a mischievous monkey, despite claims from the British photographer whose camera was used that it breached his copyright.

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By AFP News    Aug 08, 2014 at 11:23AM
 

PETA Posts $15,000 Reward for Info Leading to Arrest of 'Squirrel Kicker'


WASHINGTON, AFP) - Animal rights group PETA posted a $15,000 reward Wednesday for information leading to the arrest of a shirtless man seen kicking a squirrel off the edge of the Grand Canyon.

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By AFP News    Aug 08, 2014 at 11:13AM
 

India Hires Masked Monkey Men to Combat Macaque Menace

NEW DELHI, July 31, 2014 (AFP) - India has hired a group of monkey impersonators to scare the real marauding animals away from parliament and other key buildings in the nation's capital, officials said Thursday.

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By Elizabeth Henry    Aug 01, 2014 at 04:54PM
 

Your Dog is Super Jealous of Other Dogs, Study Finds

WASHINGTON, (AFP) - Dogs show jealousy when their owners spend time with what appears to be another dog, suggesting that the emotion may have survivalist roots, US researchers said Wednesday.

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By AFP News    Jul 25, 2014 at 11:09AM
 

Elephants Sense of Smell 'Superior' to Dogs

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2014 (AFP) - Elephants possess a sense of smell that is likely the strongest ever identified in a single species, according to a study by Japanese scientists out Tuesday.

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By AFP News    Jul 22, 2014 at 05:13PM
 

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