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Marmite is a polarizing food item. People either love it or they hate it, and as it turns out, the same is true of big cats. Lions, tigers and leopards are all weighing in on the debate. Share this on Facebook? MORE ON PAWNATION: Lioness Attacks Rescuer With Giant Hug Horse Knows How to Keep the Beat Disabled Lion and Dachshund Are the Best of Friends...

White Tiger Kills Youth at New Delhi Zoo

NEW DELHI - A white tiger on Tuesday attacked and killed a youth who apparently jumped into its enclosure at a zoo in the Indian capital. Credit: Getty Editorial Witnesses said the tiger grabbed the young man by the neck as horrified onlookers at the National Zoological Park in New Delhi screamed and threw sticks and stones to try to save him. One witness said he raced to the enclosure after hearing screams to see the victim locked in the tiger's jaws, "writhing badly in pain". "He kept suffering for the next 10-15 minutes, but nobody helped him," Himanshu, who only gave one name, told the CNN-IBN news channel. The head of the zoo told AFP that a guard posted at the enclosure raised the...

DHAKA - Thirteen countries with wild tiger populations agreed Tuesday to take part in a global count to establish how many of the critically endangered big cats are left and improve policies to protect them. Credit: Getty Creative Experts say that although the tiger population is thought to have remained stable over the last four years, a lack of accurate numbers is hindering effective policies. The pledge came at a global conference in the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka where more than 140 people have converged for three days to discuss actions to save the tiger. "We really need science-based data on the number of tigers," said John Seidensticker of the Smithsonian Conservation Biology...

Daily GIFs: August 11, 2014

Getting through the day can be tough, but you know what makes it easier? Adorable GIFs. Check out these furry mini-flicks floating around the Internet. It's probably the cutest way to waste time and wait for the weekend. 1. OmgOmgOmgOmgOmgOmgOmgOmgOmgOmgOmg. 2. "I'm getting mighty sleepy." 3. Vacuum hatred is universal. 4. Enjoying an orange one nibble at a time. 5. "I have got so many errands to run. I really must get going." Share this on Facebook? Get another dose of adorable animals:...

Daily GIFs: August 4, 2014

Getting through the day can be tough, but you know what makes it easier? Adorable GIFs. Check out these furry mini-flicks floating around the Internet. It's probably the cutest way to waste time and wait for the weekend. 1. Best photo bomb ever. 2. Doggy-paddle practice. 3. "Check out my hops!" 4. Getting dizzy, dizzy, dizzy. 5. "Hello ma'am, may I also have a kiss?" Share this on Facebook? Get another dose of adorable animals:...