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The Foreign Policy Candidates: Lindsey Graham and Lincoln Chafee

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.03.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

We continue our running series of taking a serious look at all the announced candidates for president with two new entries this week. Republican Lindsey Graham made his formal announcement, and Democrat Lincoln Chafee is also set to announce his candidacy.

Getting 'The Bird' From a Bird

Joe Wallenstein | Posted 05.03.2015 | Entertainment
Joe Wallenstein

Filming with animals can be a lot more complicated than filming with people and it takes a lot more preparation than one might think. One wants it to go well, so one can never be prepared enough.

Hawk Attacks A Quadcopter Drone, Wins In Terrifying Fashion

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.10.2014 | Weird News

When Christopher Schmidt took his quadcopter drone to Magazine Beach Park in Massachusetts, his camera was greeted by an unexpected visitor. And b...

This Hawk Has Been 'Protecting' Wimbledon From Pigeons

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 06.24.2014 | Sports

Wimbledon is the perfect place for crowds of people to gather for a sporting event, but some of our feathered friends (pigeons, ahem ahem) have other ...

WATCH: This Water Balloon Is No Match For A Hawk

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 03.06.2014 | Green

When a hawk and balloon meet, you just know they're bound to become the best of friends. They'll probably go off on high-flying adventures together an...

'Tis the Season to Be Owlly

Steve Zack | Posted 02.20.2014 | Green
Steve Zack

We are in the midst of a major irruption of the snowy owl in the east. Such irruptions, which occur every couple of years in the lower 48, are generally due to low populations levels of its mainstay Arctic prey, lemmings -- particularly the collared lemming.

A Sacrifice We Have To Make?

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will allow companies to seek authorization to kill and harm bald and golden eagles for up to 30 years wit...

Flying on the Umwelt

Mary Ellen Hannibal | Posted 11.09.2013 | Green
Mary Ellen Hannibal

Hawkwatching is a crazy, cosmic, exhilarating, and exhausting activity. Wednesday we count more than 250 birds over about a six and a half hour period. Long stretches of time go by with no birds.

New Jersey Man Accused Of Shooting Protected Hawks

AP | KATIE ZEZIMA | Posted 10.23.2013 | Green

NEWARK, N.J. — For nearly three years, dozens of dead and wounded raptors fell into yards in Somers Point, N.J., some with bloodied beaks, other...

AMAZING PHOTO: Hawk Devours Pigeon On Guy's A/C

Posted 02.27.2012 | New York

Kyle Warren saw something a little out of the ordinary when he looked out his window today. Not cabs rolling by on a cloudy day, not construction work...

Happy Ending For Hawk With Nail In Head

AP | Posted 01.02.2012 | San Francisco

MILPITAS, Calif. -- California wildlife officials are releasing a red-tailed hawk that was apparently shot in the head with a nail gun. The hawk spen...

Rescuers Seeking Rare Hawk Shot With Nail Gun In Golden Gate Park

AP | Posted 12.19.2011 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — A wildlife rescue group spent a third day in a San Francisco park trying to capture and rescue a red-tailed hawk that appears to...

Red-Tailed Hawk Flies Into Upper West Side Apt. Building

AP | Posted 10.22.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- A red-tailed hawk caused quite a stir after flying through an open window of a five-story New York City apartment building. Tenant Joe Mo...

Red-Tailed Hawk Attacks In Connecticut Might Be Due To Mating Season

AP | skrstf | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

STONINGTON, Conn. — Wildlife experts say love could be in the air for a red-tailed hawk with a penchant for dive-bombing people in a Connecticut...

He's the President, Stupid

Beau Friedlander | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Beau Friedlander

Obama's peace train is on tracks that have led to the same place since Eisenhower first told America to beware the military-industrial complex.