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Animals rights group PETA has criticized Burlington-based Labcorp following the death of four monkeys used in research. The group wants Labcorp to shut down its animal labs and called the federal fine in the case "paltry." Labcorp defends its policies.
On Tuesday, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals were outside the legislative building to push for a statewide ban on keeping dogs on chains outside.
Laura Leslie, WRAL capitol bureau chief
A Roanoke Rapids man faces charges after his pit bull died, chained outside in 95-degree weather with no food or water.
Keenan Willard, WRAL Eastern North Carolina reporter
The president of the Groundhog Club in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, reacts to PETA calling for Punxsutawney Phil to retire ahead of Groundhog Day. (Video from WJAC)
In this day of technology it seems no one's job is safe. Not even Punxsutawney Phil.
The animal-rights group will protest the up charge of 80 cents for non-dairy milk options at the company's annual meetings.
Friends, family and coworkers of a 22-year-old intern who was attacked and killed by a lion on Sunday in a nature conservatory near Burlington are mourning her death and celebrating her love for animals.
Sarah Krueger, WRAL reporter
Meat-based idioms, like "flogging a dead horse" or "taking the bull by the horns," can be compared with homophobic and racist language, according to animal rights organization PETA.
By Tara John, CNN
Von Miller posted this photo of him with a shark to his Instagram account, prompting PETA to file a complaint with Florida wildlife officials.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is investigating whether or not Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller violated any rules on a recent Florida fishing trip.