8 months ago

Weak Laws Bring Cockfighters, Mafia Flocking Into Kentucky

Cockfighters are on the run, or better yet, in handcuffs, like never before. In recent days, there have been rescues in California, Florida, Kentucky, Ohio, South Carolina and Virginia, and there seems to be a new resolve among so many different read more...



8 months ago

Cops, kids attend cockfight, Humane Society says

At least four law enforcement officers were in the crowd at a Kentucky cockfight, the Humane Society says.

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Undercover footage shows kids, officers at cockfight, animal rights group says.Cockfighting is illegal "cruel read more...



8 months ago

New York cockfighting bust uncovers 3,000 birds and yields 9 arrests

Story highlights3,000 birds seized in the largest cockfighting bust in New York history A cockfight, a pet store and a farm were raided, and 9 were arrestedThe events also featured drinking and drug use, attorney general says

"Operation Ang read more...



8 months ago

The Fertitta brothers gamble with Ultimate Fighting

(Business 2.0 Magazine) -- This would be a particularly awesome time for the Fertitta brothers to finally disagree. That's because the dispute resolution clause in their ownership contract of the Ultimate Fighting Championship states that "in orde read more...



8 months ago

Cockfighting Fans Lose A Venue

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling left Louisiana and New Mexico as the only states where cockfighting is legal, and advocates of the blood sport are bracing for further legal attacks from animal rights activists.

The court declined to hear an app read more...



8 months ago

Exclusive: Malaysia asks for China's help in identifying Kim Jong-nam's body as tensions with North Korea ...

Exclusive: Malaysia asks for China's help in identifying Kim Jong-nam's body as tensions with North Korea rise

"While the North Korean embassy in Malaysia is yet to assist Malaysia to contact the Kim Chol's next of kin, Malaysia police have read more...