Bear Attack

Apshawa Preserve (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

Officials: Bear That Killed Rutgers Student In Passaic County Wasn’t Rabid

A bear that attacked and killed a Rutgers University student in Passaic County did not have rabies, New Jersey state wildlife officials said Tuesday.

10/07/2014

Apshawa Preserve (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

911 Call Released In Deadly Passaic County Bear Attack

Police have released a 911 call made by a friend of the victim of last week’s deadly bear attack in New Jersey.

09/26/2014

Apshawa Preserve (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

New Jersey Police Seek 2 Hikers As Part Of Bear Attack Probe

Police are trying to identify two hikers who may have come upon a group in a New Jersey nature preserve before a bear attacked and killed a Rutgers University student.

09/24/2014

Rutgers campus (credit: Tom Sulcer/Wikimedia Commons)

Rutgers University Rocked By Deaths Of Two Students Over Weekend

The chancellor for Rutgers University released a statement Monday as the campus mourns the deaths of two students over the weekend.

09/22/2014

Sam Melman (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Huntington Teen Tells Of Alaska Bear Attack Horror, Heroism

Sam Melman landed at LaGuardia Airport Wednesday before heading home. He was one of seven wilderness survival students who survived the attack in the Talkeetna Mountains on Saturday night.

07/27/2011