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Bear attacks elderly bedridden New Mexico woman

A black bear attacked and injured an 82-year-old bed-ridden woman in New Mexico on Tuesday night, state officials said. The Raton, N.M. resident was not named, but authorities told The Associated Press that a black bear broke the latch on her screen door and let himself in. The creature subsequently…

Man encounters 400 pound bear while walking and texting

In a dazzling bit of live local news coverage Tuesday morning, a Los Angeles television station’s helicopter zeroed in on a 400 pound black bear trotting through the suburb of La Crescenta, when suddenly a man emerged at the opposite side of an alleyway walking straight toward the beast with…