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Dick’s Sporting Goods is selling 8 of its hunting-centric Field & Stream stores, and it could signal a shift in the company’s gun str...

Dick's Sporting Goods' strategic review of its hunting business is starting to produce results. It is selling eight of its 35 Field & Stream stores.
A black rhino calf and its mother are seen at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Laikipia national park in Kenya.JPG

A man spent $400,000 to shoot a rare rhino in Africa, and now he wants to bring it home to Michigan

Chris Peyerk, of Shelby Township, Michigan, killed a rare black rhinoceros at Mangetti National Park, in the Okavango District of Namibia in 2018.
A man in Colorado was alone in the woods when he encountered a mountain lion (not pictured).

A man managed to fight off a ‘very aggressive’ mountain lion with just rocks and a pocket knife

Richard Marriott sustained minor injuries. Speaking to Sky-Hi News, Marriott said he wished he'd had his firearm during the encounter.
The author, Ryan Ariano, moved from LA to the small town of Victor, Idaho, and noticed some major cultural differences between the two places.

I moved from LA to a town of 2,300 people — here were the biggest culture shocks I faced in small-town America

Moving from a major US city to a small town came with many culture shocks, from the popularity of hunting and rodeo to the nature of local politics.
A lion in nature.

A Canadian couple photographed themselves kissing in front of a lion they killed on safari, and people are outraged

Darren and Carolyn Carter, from Edmonton in Alberta, posed with the dead lion while trophy hunting in South Africa.
Elephants play in the Amboseli game reserve, Kenya, in 2012.

Botswana is re-legalizing hunting elephants because it says they’re causing chaos by killing livestock and fighting with people

Botswana has 130,000 elephants, more than any other country. Its Environment Ministry says the levels need to be controlled to protect humans.
Micalla Rettinger, 25, died Sunday morning when she was shot while driving home from the bar where she worked in Iowa.

A 25-year-old woman was shot and killed as she was driving home from work, and now police are looking into whether a person hunting illegally in the a...

Police on Tuesday said there was nothing to suggest that Micalla Rettinger, a former college softball player in Cedar Falls, Iowa, had been targeted.
A great white shark breaches out of the water.

Killer whales feast on the livers of great white sharks — just one orca sighting can keep the sharks away for a year

The carnivorous stars of "Jaws" have some competition from an even more ferocious predator. Great white sharks, it seems, are afraid of killer whales.

Dick’s Sporting Goods will stop selling guns in 100 more stores after a successful 10-store test

Dick's Sporting Goods announced it is expanding its ban on gun sales, from 10 stores to more than 125.
The giant ground sloth bones at Campo Laborde.

Humans once hunted and butchered giant ground sloths in South America, 12,600-year-old bones reveal

Giant sloth fossils from a site in Argentina reveal that the animal was hunted and killed by humans 12,600 years ago.