Posts Tagged ‘bears’

How Did a Bear End Up in Palisades?

It’s been a good week for furry fugitives in the District. Just two days after Rusty the red panda staged a prison break from the National Zoo, a small black bear led D.C. police on a 90-minute chase through Northwest D.C. this morning.
The bear, which weighed less than 100 pounds and was deemed “harmless” by [...]

District Line Daily: Hairy Situation

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D.C.'s subculture for "bears"—gay men who are hairier and larger than average—is booming. But can a [...]

Homicide Watch Platform Finds New Quarry: Bears


After power coverage of the sordid world of Washington murder, the web platform behind Homicide Watch could get even more badass by going after North America's greatest beast: the grizzly bear.
Yellowstone Gate, a news site that covers Grand Tetons and Yellowstone National Park and the towns around them, has applied for a $35,000 Knight News Challenge [...]