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JOHANNESBURG | Newborn baby pulled from storm drain in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Rescue workers in South Africa pulled a newborn baby from a storm drain in a four-hour operation that ended with whoops and cheers from onlookers. Rescue Care Paramedics, one of the groups that helped to extricate the infant girl in Durban, says it is unclear why the baby was “dumped” and that … Continue reading JOHANNESBURG | Newborn baby pulled from storm drain in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG | South American circus lions still unsettled in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG  — More than two dozen lions that were rescued from South American circuses and transferred to a South African big cat refuge could be on the move again after a legal dispute. Animal Defenders International, a group that airlifted the lions to South Africa in 2016, this month secured a court order allowing the … Continue reading JOHANNESBURG | South American circus lions still unsettled in South Africa