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  1. File photo pigs African swine fever China

    China reports first case of African swine fever Jilin province

  2. Informal meeting of EU leaders in Salzburg

    EU, Britain must treat each other like loving hedgehogs - Juncker

    The European Union and Britain should treat one another like two hedgehogs in love who do not want to hurt each other, European Commission ...
  3. Philippe Gillet, 67 year-old Frenchman who lives with more than 400 reptiles and tamed alligators,

    Scaly, scary lodgers: Frenchman shares home with 400 reptiles

    In an unassuming house on France's River Loire, a cobra lives on the coffee table, a 50 kg (110-pound) tortoise roams the garden and a two-meter ...
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    Shark attacks 12-year-old girl near Australia's Great Barrier Reef

  5. A metal skull, a part of Turkish artist Gunestekin's artwork "Chamber of Immortality&quot

    With metal skulls and horns, Turkish artist re-interprets ancient stories

    In a disused hangar in Istanbul, Turkish artist Ahmet Gunestekin uses thousands of metal human skulls and twisting, spiky animal horns to re-tell ...
  6. An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man performs the Kaparot ritual ahead of Yom Kippur, in Ashdod, Israel

    Ahead of Yom Kippur, ultra-Orthodox Jews cast out sins with chickens and water

    Waving chickens above their heads, ultra-Orthodox Jews in Israel performed the ritual of "kaparot" ahead of Yom Kippur, the most sacred day of the ...
  7. The mahout (C) of 10-year-old elephant named 'Lucky', wildlife volunteers and police

    Young elephant electrocuted in Thailand

    A young male elephant was electrocuted in Thailand after stumbling into a drain and crashing into a restaurant sign, police said Saturday.
  8. Juvenile narwhal swimming with a family pod of beluga whales in Canada's Saint Lawrence River

    Belugas adopt toothy whale lost in Canadian waters

    A lonely narwhal that strayed far from its Arctic habitat has apparently found a new family in a pod of belugas in Canada's Saint Lawrence River, ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: French Agriculture Minister Stephane Travert leaves after the weekly cabinet meeting at

    Western Europe on swine fever alert as Belgium sees wild boar cases

    France called on Thursday for protective measures following reports that African swine fever had been detected in wild boars in Belgium near the ...