Safari officials say the wetlands are critical in sustaining local, native fish, wildlife and plant species in Douglas County.
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Level 3 (GO) evacuation for the homes on Ferguson Lane, Stouts Creek, and Conley Lane.
Actress Jennifer Beals is defending herself as a loving and "discerning" dog owner after she was captured by a TV reporter briefly leaving her dog inside a vehicle on a warm day in Vancouver, British Columbia.
The Coos Bay School Board is looking at ways to drop from the current five campuses down to three. They say Blossom Gulch and Madison Elementary have got to go.
The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer in South America's first games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, as well as for visitors to the iconic beaches of Rio de Janeiro.
A wandering turkey is causing a stir at the University of Michigan.
Firefighters worked overnight to build new fire lines around the Cable Crossing Fire after the wildfire escaped containment Wednesday afternoon.
Like many of his baby boomer peers with grown children and debts to settle, one-time heartthrob David Cassidy is looking to downsize.
Justin Bieber is battling dark moods as he struggles to prepare his music comeback and can barely summon the energy to get out of bed in the morning.
Rocker Ted Nugent has risked angering animal rights campaigners by branding the circumstances surrounding the shooting of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe "a lie."
Landslides caused by heavy rains buried several mountain villages in Nepal on Thursday, killing at least 30 people, and bad weather was hampering the search for others, authorities said.
A sea-crusted wing part washed up on an island in the western Indian Ocean may be the first trace of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 since it vanished nearly a year and a half ago, and a tragic but finally solid clue to one of aviation's most perplexing and expensive mysteries.
Prosecutors charged a 15-year-old boy with murder, kidnapping and rape Wednesday in the death of an 8-year-old girl in an artists complex in a California beach town.
The cause of the blaze is still under investigation and with the current heatwave firefighters will be working extra hard to contain it.
Coos Forest Protective Association is assisting in battling the wildfire that's still burning east of Glide in Douglas County.
Mia Farrow took some Twitter heat Wednesday for joining other angry social media posters and blasting out the business address of the dentist who killed the beloved lion Cecil in Zimbabwe.
A University of Cincinnati officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate has been indicted on murder charges, a prosecutor said Wednesday, adding that the officer "purposely killed him" and "should never have been a police officer."
British singer Jane Birkin has asked Hermes to take her name off the crocodile-skin versions of the iconic Birkin handbag, after being contacted by animal rights group PETA over "cruel" slaughtering practices.
The Cable Crossing Fire, located five miles east of Glide, jumped containment lines Wednesday evening.
Now that they're finally engaged, Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth are ready to go on their first real-world date.
DFPA and Glide Fire Dept. are battling the 'Cable Crossing Fire' in east Douglas County on Highway 138 (roughly milepost 22-23) near Glide.
For the past two years, K9 Neeko has proven himself an asset to the sheriff's office, but things started to change about five months ago.