As the weather warms up, bears tend to leave their dens and look for food, the AP reports.
Shannon Stevens told The AP that she sat down on the toilet and felt something immediately bite her.
Florida Fish and Wildlife (FWC) officers are trying to find out who killed a black bear.
This bear is seen regularly in the Central Florida neighborhood.
Officials want to remind homeowners to keep their animals safe and on a leash at all times, as well as secure your trash.
A hunter was attacked and killed by a grizzly bear in an Alaska state park – a first in the nature preserve, officials announced.
Boaters in Wisconsin watched in awe as a mama bear swam across a lake -- carrying her three cubs on her back the entire way.
Officials at Yosemite National Park are urging drivers to slow down, because four bears have been struck by vehicles in recent weeks.
One would believe these bears are getting smarter after video captured one wheeling a man’s garbage can back up his driveway before knocking it over to enjoy what’s inside.
A Wisconsin family helped save a young bear that was struggling to breathe while swimming in a lake with its head caught in a plastic food container.
Black bears, once a threatened species in Florida, will get stiffened protections against poachers, some of whom see the animals resurgence as a growing nuisance.
Glazed or jelly? A black bear roaming around a Florida city proved no match for the doughnuts that lured the animal into a humane trap.
FOX 35 News reporter Brian Scott spotted a lone bear walking around his Altamonte Springs neighborhood on Sunday.
Former Orlando Sentinel photojournalist Red Huber captured footage of a three-legged black bear in the Wekiva River Basin.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is considering another bear hunt. However, some protesters are making a statement by hanging banners over interstate traffic.
Halloween brought more tricks than treats to one family in Apopka after a bear ransacked their porch.
Homeowners in Longwood had an unexpected guest.