November 8, 1992 |
Energetic Jack Hanna, director of the Columbus (Ohio) Zoo, has become a household name thanks to his appearances with creatures great and small on "Good Morning, America," "Larry King Live!" and, most memorably, "Late Night With David Letterman." Hanna, 45, is the host of the nationally syndicated weekly series "ZooLife With Jack Hanna." The series, in its second season, focuses on habitats, wildlife parks, reserves, zoos, aquariums and conservation efforts around the globe.
September 18, 2007 |
Animal expert Jack Hanna and an 11-month-old flamingo became trapped while trying to squeeze through a security turnstile at a closed airport. Hanna, the director emeritus of the Columbus Zoo and a frequent guest on nationally televised talk shows, said: "I never thought about the crate being square and the turnstile being round," he said. Hanna, 60, pushed the flamingo's 2-by-3 compartment into the turnstile, then continued pushing while straddling the crate.
October 4, 2013 |
Forget about golf, the biggest story from the President's Cup this week has been Sammy the Squirrel. The rodent has become an overnight media star after snuggling with Tiger Woods and his girlfriend, skier Lindsey Vonn, at the Muirfield Village golf course in Ohio. Sammy became the American team's unofficial mascot on Thursday when assistant coach Davis Love III found it near the second hole and, fearing it might get trampled, scooped it up. The Americans were doing well against their competitors , the International team, so Love hung onto his new pal. "My dad always picked up sticks for good luck and he told me I had to keep it as long as we were winning holes," said Love, who is a hunter and outdoorsman.
May 16, 2011
The Early Show The winners of "Survivor. " (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Cee Lo Green; "The Real Housewives of New Jersey"; Ed Asner. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC Rachael Ray Mario Lopez. (N) 9 a.m. KCBS Live With Regis and Kelly Jimmy Kimmel; Jane Lynch; "American Idol" castoff James Durbin performs. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Randy Jackson; Suze Orman. (N) 10 a.m. KABC The Doctors (N)
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 12, 1997
Renowned animal expert Jack Hanna spoke to a group of parents and children near USC on Tuesday to spread a message that owning a pet can increase self-esteem, improve the quality of family time and teach children about life and death. "In an era of dwindling family time, overpopulated school environments and often hostile neighborhoods, a pet can make a big difference in a child's positive development," Hanna told a group at the Hoover Intergenerational Center.
October 13, 1996 |
A young boy (Thomas Ian Nicholas) is magically transported from a Little League baseball game to the 12th century in A Kid in King Arthur's Court (Disney Channel, Sunday at 7 p.m.). He has been brought from the 20th century to save Camelot but first must overcome his own fear. For ages 8 to 12. * Steven Spielberg's first feature-length animated film, An American Tail (Disney Channel, Monday at 7 p.m.