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Treed Bear At Mary Purcell Elementary School Dies In Fall

Police say an adult black bear that had been spotted high up in a tree near a Sedro-Woolley, Washington, elementary school has died in a fall as wildlife agents tried to get it back on the ground.

CBS Seattle–10/29/2014

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Black Bear Captured In Downtown Tacoma

A 220-pound female black bear roaming downtown Tacoma has been captured and released.


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Black Bear Breaks Into Kitchen For Late-Night Snack

A black bear in search of a late-night snack broke into an Idaho house and licked leftover Chinese food from a cast iron pan on the stove.


File photo of a black bear. (Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/GettyImages)

Troopers: Man Killed In Bear Mauling In Alaska

A 64-year-old Fairbanks man was mauled to death by a bear at a remote lake in Alaska’s interior, authorities said Friday.