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Anthrax plot claims led to 1990s FBI probe of PETA

FBI documents show that the agency investigated People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals in the late 1990s after hearing claims that the group was planning an anthrax attack.

Sunday - 10/20/2013, 12:17pm EDT

Tags: anthrax, FBI

PETA contacts protesters on Facebook, informing them of organizer's past

A group of protesters holding a demonstration against PETA say only a handful of participants showed up because PETA threatened participants on the event's Facebook page.

Monday - 07/15/2013, 04:50pm EDT

Tags: euthanasia, animal abuse, No Kill Advocacy Center, megan cloherty

PETA drones to target illegal hunters

The animal rights group PETA hopes to use camera-equipped drones to catch illegal hunting and baiting practices in the U.S.

Wednesday - 04/10/2013, 04:31am EDT

Tags: drones, hunting, dick uliano, Ingrid Newkirk

PETA to name Va. HQ after TV producer Sam Simon

Monday - 02/18/2013, 04:10am EST

Tags: sam simon

PETA: Spare a turkey, eat vegan this Thanksgiving

Two PETA members, dressed as turkeys, handed out dozens of boxes of vegan meals to spread the message that there are Thanksgiving meal options for people who would prefer to spare a turkey's life.

Wednesday - 11/21/2012, 03:07pm EST

Tags: Turkey, Thanksgiving, White House, andrew mollenbeck

Trumpeting for action: PETA protests use of circus elephants

Protesters from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals donned elephant costumes and demonstrated against allegedly abused circus animals - like elephants - outside the White House Friday.

Friday - 11/09/2012, 04:26pm EST

Tags: protest, circus, White House

D.C. dog's disappearance prompts PETA call to action

The disappearance of a dog named Snoopy has prompted a discussion and a warning about leaving pets tied up outside stores and restaurants.

Thursday - 08/02/2012, 06:18am EDT

Tags: andrew mollenbeck, pets, snoopy, Logan Circle

PETA turns up the heat on Baltimore fire trucks

Fire engines in Baltimore might have to deal with some heat of their own.

Wednesday - 04/25/2012, 03:56am EDT

Tags: william welch, mark segraves, fire truck, vegan ad

Spay Today Way? PETA proposes it in Va.

A road named "Spay Today Way" might make a driver do a double-take, but it's being proposed in Virginia by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.

Wednesday - 03/28/2012, 12:31pm EDT

Tags: Road names, Bob McDonnell