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Oregon Zoo welcomes back Nora the Polar Bear

PORTLAND, Oreg. -- The Oregon Zoo is welcoming back Nora the Polar Bear, who returns after a yearslong stint at Utah’s Hogle Zoo for a few years. With zookeepers put the finishing touches on their Polar Passage habitat, they're ready to…

Orangutan caught smoking at Indonesia zoo

An orangutan smoking a cigarette drew the ire of animal rights activists who are challenging conditions at the Indonesia zoo, according to the BBC.