Special Reports

Special Reports

Inside the nose of an elephant

Elephants have a keen nose. They have more smell receptors than any mammal – including dogs – and can sniff out food that is several miles away. A new study tests their ability to distinguish between similar smelling plants.

Nation & World

Dog bite prevention and awareness tips

The CDC reports that “dogs bite 4.5 million people” annually. And one particular group of people faces the threat of dog attacks on a daily basis; letter carriers. Each year, more than 6,000 letter carriers will be victims of dog attacks.

Think riding in the back of a pickup truck is safe? Think again.

The Kitty Hawk (NC) Police Dept. posted this Facebook video showing a simulated crash involving a car and a pickup truck with dummies being tossed into the air from the violent collision to demonstrate the danger of riding in the bed of a truck.