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Got unwanted musk oxen? Try bear urine to ward them off

...homeowner chasing them with a pickup after the animals tried to ram a dog pen.Wildlife officials have tried shooting rubber bullets at the musk oxen and setting off fireworks, but the only thing that seems to provide temporary relief is moving them...
Protests continue in Venezuela

...and rocks and blocked streets with flaming barricades of trash. Troops and police have responded with tear gas, rubber bullets and blasts from water cannons - as well as raids by gun-firing men on motorcycle.Jose Leon, a 20-year-old...
Rocks, tear gas fly as Thai protests heat up

...Thursday, as the country's festering political crisis again flared into violence.Officers fired tear gas and rubber bullets toward protesters trying to force their way into a sports stadium where candidates were gathering to draw lots for...
Miners charged in deaths of 34 killed by police

...after they were fired upon and had failed to stop a charge of miners with water cannons, stun grenades, tear gas and rubber bullets.Prosecution spokesman Lesenyego said the 270 miners were charged under Roman-Dutch law that held sway in South...
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Kodiak steps up bear safety for Halloween

...addition to denying bears food by using the new trash bins, public safety officers have stepped up hazing efforts with rubber bullets and flashbang hand grenades.The other two steps of the plan are public awareness and killing any bears that threaten...
Brazil beats Spain 3-0 to win Confed. Cup

...deflect the ball over the crossbar.There were protests outside the stadium during the match, with police using rubber bullets and tear gas to keep demonstrators from getting too close. A wave of anti-government protests has swept across...
Alaska Editorial: Living in bear country

...necessary. There have been nine bears killed in defense of life and property this year, and Kenai police report using rubber bullets to haze a bear away from a neighborhood recently.First and foremost, if you're out and about for a walk or a...
Hiker injured by grizzly bear in Denali National Park

...Joanne Saunders can be located and it is determined it is behaving aggressively, aversive conditioning methods such as rubber bullets could be used to drive it from the area. Park managers have temporarily closed the area. It likely will remain closed...
Mine workers watch brown bear kill another

...larger bear returned and the mine workers let it investigate the kill site for 5 to 10 minutes before shooting it with rubber bullets. It ran off into the woods and Oelklaus, who related the incident 24 hours later, said it hasn't been seen since...
Woman cited for attracting bears

...first showed up in Two Rivers in early July and over three weeks visited several dog lots in search of food. Using rubber bullets, biologists made repeated unsuccessful attempts to dissuade the bears from entering dog lots. The bears disappeared...


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