1. When David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox sent a game-tying home run hit through the air on Sunday evening, Boston police officer Steve Horgan threw his arms up in victory from the bullpen, just as Torii Hunter of the Detroit Tigers flung himself over the wall to catch the ball.
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Chickens aren’t exactly known to be frequent fliers — let alone cross-country travelers. But on Sept. 4, over 1,000 rescued hens will take to the friendly skies.California-based shelter and sanctuary Animal Place will airlift the group of recently-rehabilitated chickens to new lives on the East Coast, as part of its 3-year-old program to find homes for animals originally destined for slaughter.The… Continue reading