Jaguar scaled walls to escape enclosure at Texas zoo

ABILENE, Texas (AP) — Officials at a West Texas zoo say a jaguar scaled a 12-foot-tall artificial rock wall and forced her way under netting that topped her enclosure to escape the exhibit last week.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Agency takes tectonics study to earthquake-prone Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska averages 40,000 earthquakes per year, with more large quakes than the other 49 states combined, and America's shakiest state is about to have its ground examined like never before.

  • Written by DAN JOLING , Associated Press