Oklahoma Man Lands Largest Fish in State History
Last Thursday, an Oklahoma angler crushed the record for the largest fish ever caught in the state with an alligator gar that weighed a staggering 254 pounds. Paul Easley of Mead snagged the beast of a fish in Lake Texoma last week and was able to have the fish... Read more
Texas Game Wardens Commission 10 New K-9s
AUSTIN – Ten canines are now official state K-9s after receiving their badges and commissions as Texas game wardens. The K-9s were accompanied by their game warden partners during a graduation ceremony at the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Austin headquarters this morning. “In a very short period of... Read more
WATCH: Alligator attacks trainer during Texas demonstration
OLD TOWN SPRING, Texas, April 27 (UPI) — The owner of a Texas alligator show said a trainer was not seriously injured when he was attacked by one of the animals on camera during a festival. Monique Gongora, who was in the audience during the demonstration at the Texas... Read more
WATCH: Trapped Snake “Thanks” Rescuers with Regurgitated Frog
Usually, helping wildlife in need is its own reward, but sometimes nature can surprise you. When two young men cut this entangled snake free in the video below, the creature showed its gratitude by vomiting up a smelly, half-digested frog. Not exactly a reward most people would enjoy, but there’s more... Read more
Ford recalls almost 400,000 late model vehicles
It has been relatively quiet on the recall front, but that appears to be changing with Ford’s recall of more than 390,000 vehicles for a door latch problem. The company said Friday that the problem may prevent doors from closing properly potentially causing them to open while the vehicle... Read more
More Alligators Making Their Way Out Of Rain-Swollen Texas Rivers
NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – More alligators are crawling out of rain-swollen rivers and making their way onto the personal property of Texans. One reptile was wrangled near Corpus Christi Wednesday. But North Texans are also encountering some of the beasts. Wednesday law enforcement in Collin County warned residents about... Read more
Viral Video Quickly Leads to Winchester SXP Shotgun Recall
There is a reason that one of the most important rules of firearm safety is to keep your gun pointed in a safe direction at all times. This is true whether the gun is unloaded, your finger is off the trigger, or if the safety is on. Sometimes, it’s... Read more
WATCH: This Spider Crab Pyramid Will Make Your Skin Crawl
Those with arachnophobia, or a fear of spiders, may want to skip watching this video. After all, spider crabs look just like giant spiders—albeit with claws, a tougher exoskeleton, and apparently the ability to form giant pyramids in the bottom of the ocean. One scuba diver managed to record... Read more