The tale of a man whose life was saved when a genetically modified pig’s heart was transplanted into his body sounds like a dose of science fi…
David Bennett, a 57-year-old Maryland resident, received a heart from a genetically modified pig, which was raised by Blacksburg company Revivicor.
The groundbreaking surgery marks the latest step in the decades-long quest to one day use animal organs for life-saving transplants in humans.
While it's too soon to know if the operation really will work, it marks a step in the decades-long quest to one day use animal organs for life-saving transplants.
Will Young told Demi Moore he was a pig farmer because he didn't want to be like "everyone" else and admit to being a singer.
Scientists temporarily attached a pig's kidney to a human body and watched it begin to work. What's it mean for life-saving transplants?
Nicolas Cage has revealed that he is unlikely to watch himself in 'The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent'.
The State Fair of Virginia returns this fall, Sept. 24 through Oct. 3, to The Meadow Event Park, after taking a hiatus last year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Olympic runner Shelby Houlihan said she has been banned from the sport for four years following a positive test for anabolic steroids that she attributes to eating a pork burrito.
SUFFOLK — A truck carrying at least 160 pigs overturned in Virginia on Monday, and police said the driver was charged in connection with the accident.
Animals from and around Our Someday Farms give greetings along the Wolf Creek Greenway in Vinton on Monday.
"This was completely and solely fabricated by a Herington police officer who is no longer employed by our agency," Chief Brian Hornaday said Monday.
Hope, the special-needs pig who was flown to a veterinary hospital in Pennsylvania last month to undergo an examination for her legs, is back home at an animal refuge in Caswell County, North Carolina.
The five-year-old pig Juliana and her owner Tatyana Danilova are part of San Francisco airport's 'Wag Brigade,' which brings trained therapy a…
"It was as if I had a secret spy in the house. Watching. Listening. Memorizing. Making a list of my faults she can use against me in her teen years."
A deadly pig virus is spreading further in eastern Europe as the region struggles to contain a long-running outbreak of the disease.
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection says the Agriculture Detector dog named Hardy alerted to the baggage at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on Oct. 11.
Deputies in California have used Doritos to lure a pig “the size of a mini horse” back home.
"I did not see that happening," Waylon Klitzman said in an interview with The Washington Post last week. "Usually, they just sell it once! [So] my dream got bigger and bigger every time they said, 'Give it back.' I was pretty proud."
Real pigs don’t know they’re going to be turned into people food, but Wilbur isn’t a real pig. He’s a figment of renowned author E.B. White’s …
Two black potbelly pigs are still on the loose after eluding Bedford County officials Friday afternoon. The public is asked to be on the lookout for the pigs while driving.
ROCKY MOUNT — Tufts of hay flew in the air as first-graders from Dudley Elementary furiously searched for eggs to place in their empty cartons.