Wildlife officials believe the black bear cub likely ate a bird that had died from the dangerous strain of avian influenza.
Residents mourned the death of the popular cubs, who were seen often with their mother.
Sarah Dietl watched her Shih Tzu chase a bear cub up a tree only for its mother to emerge and maul her hand, head and torso. Dietl's scalp needed 15 staples.
747, named after the jumbo jet, weighs an estimated 1,400 pounds — but fraud nearly cost him the annual competition.
It's Fat Bear Week, and an unlikely friendship is in bloom.
Wildlife workers killed a sow and her two cubs and another adult bear that were raiding food from the camp.
A black bear's death in Tennessee was a sad reminder of the dangers of both hot cars and leaving food unattended in bear country.
A California family was perplexed by "rumbling, snoring-like noises" they heard all winter. Then the bears woke up.
A black bear nicknamed Hank was wrongfully accused of at least some home break-ins in South Lake Tahoe, California.
A hefty black bear has caused "extensive" damage in a wealthy neighborhood of South Lake Tahoe. Now his fate is on the line.