File photo of a chimpanzee. (credit: STEFAN SIMONSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Female Chimpanzee at Md. Zoo Dies

Officials at The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore say a 21-year-old female chimpanzee has been found dead in her quarters.


File photo of a chimp. (credit: TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)

Congress Votes To Lift $30M Federal Spending Limit For National Research Chimp Sanctuary

Congress has sent President Barack Obama a bill that would lift a $30 million federal spending limit for the national federal research chimpanzee sanctuary in northwest Louisiana.