Trump Administration Opens Public Land in California to Oil, Gas DrillingThe federal government has opened 725,000 acres in Central California to oil and gas drilling on land that has been off-limits since 2013.
Nevada Resumes Mustang Fertility Control In New Deal With NorCal Horse Protection GroupThe state of Nevada is resuming a fertility control project for a herd of wild mustangs in a new agreement with Davis-based American Wild Horse Campaign.
Instead Of Euthanizing, Feds Consider Offering $1K To Those Who Adopt A Wild HorseThe Bureau of Land Management has added a new idea for culling overpopulated wild horse herds: $1,000 checks for those who adopt one.
Lawsuit Tries To Block Roundup Of Nearly 10,000 Wild MustangsAnimal rights activists are suing to block what they say is an unprecedented federal plan to capture thousands of wild horses over 10 years in Nevada.
Mustang Contraception, Adoption Proposed as Alternatives to EuthanasiaA bill in Washington would allow thousands of wild horses to be humanely euthanized because of overpopulation and lower adoption rates. Now, wildlife advocates are pushing for birth control as part of the solution.
10 Mustangs Trained By Inmates Up For Adoption Near SacramentoSeveral mustangs trained by inmates at the Rio Cosumnes Correctional Center will be up for adoption on Saturday.
Poll: Majority Of Young Adults Of All Races Support Black Lives Matter MovementAccording to a recent poll, a majority of white, black, Asian and Hispanic young adults now support Black Lives Matter, the movement calling for accountability for police in the deaths of African-Americans.
2 BLM Firefighters Killed, 1 Hurt In Rollover Crash On Remote Nevada HighwayTire failure may be to blame for a firetruck rollover crash that killed two federal firefighters and injured a third on a remote highway.
Federal Land Managers Set To Sterilize Wild Horses Across The WestThe U.S. Bureau of Land Management is embarking on a path to sterilize wild horses on U.S. rangeland to slow the growth of herds.
Future Of Wild Horses Uncertain After BLM Admits $1 Billion Budget CrisisThe BLM says it can't afford to protect the ecological health of federal rangeland across the West and properly manage tens of thousands of wild horses.
Horse Advocates Call For Investigation After BLM Euthanizes 28 Emaciated MustangsHorse advocates are calling for an investigation after the Bureau of Land Management killed 28 wild mustangs from a recent roundup, saying they were emaciated and at risk of starvation.
Steinle Family Announces Claims Against San Francisco Sheriff, ICE Over Pier ShootingThe tearful family of the woman shot dead while walking along a San Francisco pier appeared on the steps of City Hall Tuesday to announced the filing of claims against the sheriff and federal agencies over her death.
Family Of Woman Killed In SF Pier Shooting To File Suit Against Sheriff Mirkarimi, ICEThe family of Kate Steinle, gunned down by an illegal immigrant while walking with her family at San Francisco's Pier 14, plans to file a lawsuit against San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement , according to attorneys for the family.
Burning Man Organizers Push Back Against BLM Request For Cushier Digs For Gov't OfficialsBurning Man festival organizers are pushing back after the U.S. Bureau of Land Management requested upgraded accommodations for its officials at this year's event in the Nevada desert.
Rollover Crash In Monterey County Ravine Kills 1, Injures 4A car crash on federal land in Monterey County took the life of at least one person and injured four others after a vehicle rolled roughly 600 feet down a ravine.