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An Exclusive Video Interview With Charla Nash

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 09.10.2014 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

She's a remarkable woman with an incredible spirit, and someone who wants to be known not just as a victim, but primarily as an agent of change and reform.

Will Congress Heed Charla Nash's Message?

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 09.10.2014 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

After being called to help calm her boss' adult male pet chimpanzee Travis at home, Charla Nash suffered a disfiguring attack from the powerful 200-pound animal that left her barely alive.

Chimp Attack Victim Charla Nash Asks Again For Right To Sue

AP | SUSAN HAIGH | Posted 03.22.2014 | Crime

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A woman disfigured in a 2009 chimpanzee attack has told Connecticut lawmakers that the state knew the animal was a threat but...

Chimp Attack Victim Fights Lawsuit Decision

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 06.22.2013 | Crime

NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- Blocked in her bid to sue the state for $150 million, the woman mauled and disfigured by a chimpanzee in 2009 faces an uphill batt...

Chimp Attack Victim DENIED Millions

AP | DAVE COLLINS | Posted 08.14.2013 | Crime

HARTFORD, Conn. — A Connecticut woman disfigured by a friend's pet chimpanzee in 2009 was denied permission Friday to sue the state for $150 mil...

Chimp Attack Victim Faults State Officials

AP | Posted 08.28.2012 | Green

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Lawyers for a Connecticut woman severely disfigured in a chimpanzee attack have filed papers accusing state officials of fail...

WATCH: Meredith Vieira Gets A New Exclusive With Charla Nash

Posted 11.21.2011 | Media

Charla Nash, the Connecticut woman who was brutally attacked by a 200-pound chimpanzee, showed off her new face on Monday. The press has been foll...

What I've Learned From The Spiritual Masters

Steve McSwain | Posted 08.18.2011 | Religion
Steve McSwain

You can spend your life seeking to "do" something so as to create within yourself the illusory sense of self-importance. Or you can relax in the awareness you are everything already.

PHOTO: Chimp Attack Victim Reveals Amazing New Post-Surgery Face On 'Today'

Posted 10.11.2011 | Media

Charla Nash, the woman who was horrifically mauled by a chimp in early 2009, is showing her new face for the first time on NBC's "Today" Thursday. ...

Woman Mauled By Chimp Gets Face Transplant

AP | Posted 08.12.2011 | Healthy Living

BOSTON -- A Connecticut woman who underwent a full face transplant after an attack by a chimpanzee wants to eat hamburgers and pizza again. Officia...

Charla Nash Seeking Face, Hand Transplant After Chimp Attack

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — An Ohio hospital has told the family of a Connecticut woman mauled and blinded by a chimpanzee a year ago that she is not a candi...

Chimp Attack Victim Finally Released From Hospital

AP | DAVE COLLINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

HARTFORD, Conn. — A Connecticut woman who lost her hands and much of her face when she was mauled by a chimpanzee has moved from an Ohio hospital to...

Sandy Herold Dead: Owner Of Chimp Who Attacked Charla Nash Dies

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The Connecticut woman whose chimpanzee mauled and blinded her friend last year, leading to lawsuits and a national debate ove...

Charla Nash, Chimp Attack Victim, Evaluated For Face Transplant

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A Connecticut woman mauled and blinded by a chimpanzee is undergoing a preliminary evaluation to determine if she is a potent...

Frank Chiafari Music: Officer Who Shot Travis The Chimp Suffering From PTSD, Sings Sad Songs (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | David Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Earlier this week it came to light that Frank Chiafari, the officer who shot down Travis the chimp, had been denied workers' compensation for post-tra...

Charla Nash: Chimpanzee Attack Victim To Appear On "Oprah"

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

CHICAGO — A Connecticut woman who was mauled and blinded after a 200-pound chimpanzee attacked her in February is set to appear on "The Oprah Wi...

Charla Nash, Chimp Attack Victim, Shows Face On "Oprah" (PHOTOS)

Posted 08.12.2011 | Media

Charla Nash, the Connecticut woman mauled by a 200 pound chimpanzee in February, appeared on "Oprah" Wednesday to reveal her face and share heartbreak...

Oprah On Showing Charla Nash's Face, Another Interview Too Shocking To Air (AUDIO)

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Oprah called into BFF Gayle King's Sirius Radio show Thursday to discuss Wednesday's "Oprah" episode, and told listeners why she unveiled the face of ...

Charla Nash: Travis The Chimpanzee Victim Seeks To Sue State

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — The family of a Connecticut woman mauled and blinded by a chimpanzee sought Wednesday to sue the state for $150 million, sayi...

Help Charla Nash, Woman Whose Face Was Mauled By Chimpanzee

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Oprah viewers were stunned Wednesday to see the face of Charla Nash, a 56-year-old woman whose face was mauled by a friend's chimpanzee in February. N...

Charla Nash Sandra Herold Won't Be Charged In Chimpa Attack

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

STAMFORD, Conn. — A Connecticut woman who owned a chimpanzee that mauled and blinded a woman won't be charged because there's no evidence she kn...

Charla Nash Admitted To Face Transplant Clinic After Travis The Chimp Attack

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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Chimp Attack Victim's Family Seeks $50M In Damages

AP | DAVE COLLINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

STAMFORD, Conn. — The family of a woman mauled by a chimpanzee filed a lawsuit seeking $50 million in damages against the primate's owner, sayin...

Charla Nash, Travis The Chimp Attack Victim, May Have Brain Damage

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A Connecticut woman mauled by a chimpanzee two weeks ago lost her hands, nose, lips and eyelids and may be blind and sufferin...

Travis The Chimp Victim Leslie Mostel-Paul Speaks To MSNBC (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

It appears that Charla Nash wasn't Travis the Chimp's only victim. Nash now lays in a hospital bed without her eyes, nose and part of her jaw. Leslie...