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State of Alaska Sues Over Polar Bear Listing

posted on August 8, 2008 at 8:08 PM

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - The state of Alaska is suing the federal government to overturn the listing of polar bears as a threatened species. Full Story

Senators Question Delays in Listing Polar Bears

posted on February 1, 2008 at 8:02 PM

CAPITOL HILL (AP) - Senators are accusing the Interior Department of putting the interests of oil companies ahead of Alaska's polar bears. Full Story

Decision on Listing Polar Bear Postponed

posted on January 11, 2008 at 8:01 PM

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Federal officials said Monday that they will need a few more weeks to decide whether polar bears need protection under the Endangered Species Act because of global warming. Full Story

Fine Young Cannibals

posted on June 16, 2006 at 8:06 PM

Polar bears in the southern Beaufort Sea may be turning to cannibalism due to longer seasons without ice that restricts them from getting to their natural food. Full Story

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