The zoo was quick to note that the bobcat poses no imminent danger to guests or the general public. One could say this is the living sequel to Madagascar. "She's very standoffish", said the National Zoo's "curator of great cats", said Craig Saffoe at a news conference.
Bobcats, Pacelle said, live among us in the Lower 48 states and are coveted by hunters for their pelts. They eat rabbits, squirrels, mice and small deer.
A bobcat has gone missing after apparently escaping its enclosure at the Smithsonian's National Zoo, the zoo said Monday.
Officials at the Virginia Zoo in Norfolk, nearly 200 miles (320 km) to the south, are on the hunt for a female red panda, missing since last Tuesday.
Zoo officials said Rusty likely escaped the zoo by "climbing across a "bridge" created by rain-laden trees and bamboo" - and he probably did it for a snack of some nearby bamboo, they said.
The Duke drama hit its peak on Thursday this week when a meeting at coach Mike Krzyzewski's house was made public. Duke is also 2-10 ATS in their last 12 versus the ACC, and 1-7-1 ATS in their last nine road games.
Mary Tyler Moore , the beloved actress who starred in a number of hit TV shows and movies died Wednesday at age 80. Even in the face of health difficulties, Moore continued to act through the next several decades.
Furthermore they have the home crowd behind them so I expect a walk in the park. " I do think at times we are fragile ", he added. A manager who led us to our best ever first half (after 19 games) of the domestic Premier League season. "We were dominant.
An American special operations service member has died from injuries sustained during a raid against militants in Yemen. The official said more than 50 people were killed in the early morning raid, including eight women and eight children.
The winger signed a new £125,000-a-week five-year contract in February last year, and appeared to be happy in East London. But former Hammers defender Ferdinand has blasted the actions of Payet and his advisers.
From presenter Ashton Kutcher's first remarks, the ceremony was peppered with speeches arguing passionately for inclusion. Simpson: American Crime Story ", triumphed again and used part of her time on stage to call for donations to the ACLU.
Netanyahu said over the weekend that he hopes to eventually extend Israeli sovereignty over all settlements. Netanyahu also said he supports an "Israeli sovereignty over Ma'aleh Adumim", a major West Bank settlement.
Relations suffered briefly after 15 Saudi nationals took part in the September 11, 2001, attacks on NY and Washington . Trump will also talk to the acting president of South Korea, Hwang Kyo-Ahn, the White House said on Saturday.
The 14 lost shuttle astronauts also were recognized Thursday, along with seven other USA astronauts killed in plane crashes. Though the astronauts fought to get the door open, they were overcome by the smoke and fume, dying inside the aircraft.
Liverpool v Chelsea talking points
It's tempting to go straight for Overs here, as it's trading at a big-looking [2.12] and Liverpool have a reputation for goals. Chelsea have been very fortunate with injuries all season, and Conte has all of his key names available.
Gas prices down slightly from last week
Brent crude, used to price global oils, slid 72 cents, or 1.3 percent, to close at $55.52 a barrel in London. The national average is 46.2 cents per gallon higher than the same time a year ago , GasBuddy said.
Chelsea Handler bullies the First Lady
Melania, originally born in Slovenia, can speak her native language in addition to English, German, Serbian and French. In a drunken rant the chat show host also said she would tell President Donald Trump to "f*** off" if she saw him.
AUDUSD Nosedives After Australia's Inflation News
Over the year to December non-tradables inflation was 2.1 per cent, well up on the 1.6 per cent recorded in the year to June. The average of RBA's two core inflation measures has remained at around 1.6% throughout a year ago .
Schulz will challenge Merkel in September German election
She has also been buoyed by steady economic growth, low unemployment and a dearth of viable challengers within her own party. Gabriel said the party has also agreed that he should replace Frank-Walter Steinmeier as foreign minister.
Existing-home sales post best year since 2006
Existing home sales in the U.S. booked a weaker-than-expected December but saw their strongest year since 2006. First time buyers held steady, making up 32% of the market, the same as November of 2016 and December 2015.