No Monkeying Around: Court Weighs If Animal Owns Its SelfiesA curious monkey with a toothy grin and a knack for pressing a camera button was back in the spotlight Wednesday as a federal appeals court heard arguments on whether an animal can hold a copyright to selfie photos.
Animal Rights Advocates Slam Justin Bieber for Wanting Another MonkeyC’mon, Justin—just get another puppy or cuddle with your new GRAMMY. You’re better safe than “Sorry.”
Judge Rules That Monkey Can't Hold Copyright To Famous SelfieA federal judge in San Francisco said Wednesday he plans to dismiss a copyright lawsuit filed on behalf of an Indonesian monkey by an advocacy group that claims the animal owns the rights to a famous series of “monkey selfie” photographs.
PETA Files Lawsuit In SF Court To Give Monkey Ownership Of His Own Selfie PhotosA macaque monkey who took now-famous selfie photographs should be declared the copyright owner of the photos, rather than the nature photographer who positioned the camera, animal-rights activists contend in a novel lawsuit.
MonkeyParking Temporarily Disables Parking App In San FranciscoMonkeyParking said in a blog post “we are currently reviewing our service to clarify our value proposition and avoid future misunderstandings.”
Famous Monkey ‘Banana Sam’ Dies At SF Zoo Banana Sam, a monkey who gained fame when he was stolen from the San Francisco Zoo two years ago, has died at the age of 19...
San Francisco Zoo Names Baby Monkey After Giants Pitcher RomoA baby Francois’ langur monkey born at the San Francisco Zoo last month that some believe brought the Giants luck in their World Series bid has been named after relief pitcher Sergio Romo.
Squirrel Monkey 'Banana Sam' Stolen From SF ZooFriday morning zoo staff discovered a 17-year-old male squirrel monkey, “Banana Sam,” was missing from an exhibit that had been breached by vandals, according to a statement released by the zoo.