The Species Survival Plan prioritizes putting young animals together at the point where they are mature enough to leave their mothers. In the wild, young bears leave their mothers at around age 2. "Our leadership in the zoo community toward conservation has helped secure us as a flagship institution for such a high-profile species as polar bears".
Polar bears are among Hogle Zoo's Big 6 Conservation Species - six species receiving the focus of the zoo's conservation efforts. Between 2003 and 2012, the zoo had no polar bears while Rocky Shores was built.
The financial services provider reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.49. Susquehanna International Group LLP increased its position in shares of Goldman Sachs BDC by 92.8% in the third quarter.
Papp L Roy & Associates increased Pioneer Nat Res Co (NYSE:PXD) stake by 4,221 shares to 35,355 valued at $6.37 million in 2016Q4. Hudson Bay Management Lp has 9,747 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. 432,529 are held by Oregon Employees Retirement Fund.
Thousands of Union soldiers held as prisoners of war were moved into hastily assembled camps as the Civil War neared its end. When the US entered World War I in 1914, Decoration Day was expanded to remember all those killed in war.
Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak says speculation linking Sergio Aguero with a transfer this summer is "ridiculous". Al Mubarak clarified the Argentina international's future when delivering his end-of-season address from Abu Dhabi.
Now, players will be allowed to use the ball as a prop, celebrate as a group and even make snow angels after they score. The NFL's team owners approved a few changes for the 2017 season at the Spring League Meetings in Chicago on Tuesday .
El representante de la artista, Scooter Braun, también publicó un comunicado en el que dijo: "Nuestros corazones están rotos ". Miley Cyrus y otros intérpretes se solidarizaron con las víctimas y con su colega y amiga Ariana Grande .
One of the young women who was targeted in the verbal assault by Christian thanked the two men who lost their lives helping her. He was charged with aggravated murder, intimidation and a firearms charge and is scheduled to be arraigned on Tuesday.
Spurs' Pau Gasol throws praise Warriors' way following sweep
It could, as simulating game-action in a practice setting is almost impossible to do no matter how intense the players go at it. The San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday bowed to the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference Finals 129-115.
Manchester bomber's network potentially still at large
Greater Manchester Police says a 25-year-old man was arrested in the city Sunday on suspicion of terrorist offenses. Abedi, a 22-year-old Briton of Libyan descent, killed 22 people on May 22 at an Ariana Grande concert.
México ante Senegal en Octavos del Mundial sub 20
Y claro, es hora de que la Selección Sub 20 demuestre porque se le consideraba favorita al inicio del torneo. Los tantos de la diferencia fueron obra de Sendel Cruz, al 76 y de Jorge Alvarez , al 93.
Four facts about the history of Memorial Day
On Memorial Day, hundreds gathered at the Faces of Freedom Veterans Memorial in Atascadero for a ceremony to honor the fallen. One of the main participants of the program was not even seen by many attending.
Survivors of Egypt Christian bus attack recount their horror
It said such acts should be fought so that the "world does not go toward a precipice to which those criminals want to take it". Eyewitnesses to the attack said that masked gunmen opened fire on a bus filled with the victims after stopping the vehicle.
#Sub20: México pierde pero avanza a octavos
Alemania ganó 3-2 ante la selección de Vanuatu , pero el Tri contó con mejor diferencia de gol: 0 por el -1 de los teutones. México espera contrincante en los octavos de final frente al sublíder del Grupo F -que aún no se define-.
Portland mayor urges cancellation of Trump rally
Dyjuana Hudson posted a photo on her Facebook page of Taliesin Myrddin Namkai Meche, saying: "Thank you thank you thank you. President Donald Trump condemned Friday's deadly knife attacks in Portland , Oregon , in a tweet Monday morning.
Angels star Mike Trout jams left hand, leaves game at Miami
The Angels were shut out over the final five innings by five pitchers, while their bullpen gave up five runs in 3 1/3 innings. Ryan Schimpf hit a two-run homer as the San Diego Padres avoided a three-game sweep by beating the Washington Nationals.