Kibibi ('little lady' in Swahili) embraces her mother Mandara at the Great Ape House at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, DC. (Photo credit KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Gorilla Euthanized At North Carolina Zoo After Illness

Officials at the North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro have euthanized a 21-year-old male gorilla after he had been treated for an illness for more than a week.


(Photo by Frantisek Vlcek/isifa/MAFRA/Getty Images)

North Carolina Zoo Gorilla Is Pregnant

ASHEBORO, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina Zoo has another pregnant gorilla. The zoo in Asheboro announced Thursday that its third female gorilla is pregnant and should deliver this summer. A successful pregnancy would mean […]

CBS Charlotte–02/15/2013


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