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Bear kills Slovak in country's first fatal attack

Bear kills Slovak in country's first fatal attack

A bear has killed a 57-year-old Slovak man, officials said on Wednesday, in an attack that sparked irate reactions from Slovak hunters claiming that Slovakia has too many bears.

In French mountains, bear attacks leave shepherds skittish

In French mountains, bear attacks leave shepherds skittish

As day breaks over the Pyrenees mountains, hundreds of sheep scuttle up a valley, the clanging of their neck bells echoing around the hills that fringe the French-Spanish border.

Canadian mother, baby killed in suspected bear attack

Canadian mother, baby killed in suspected bear attack

A mother and her baby died in a suspected grizzly bear attack in Canada's Yukon territory, officials said Wednesday.