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Good Samaritan attacked while helping owl

An Arizona woman was trapped in her car Monday night after taking an owl that appeared to be injured into her vehicle, the Arizona Game and Fish Department said.

Court OKs killing a type of owl to see effect on other owls

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A federal appeals court in San Francisco has upheld a plan by wildlife officials to kill one type of owl to study its effect on another type of owl.The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Wednesday that the experiment by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service didn't violate a federal law aimed at protecting migratory birds. The court says that law doesn't prevent killing one species to advance the scientific understanding of another.