A pair of grizzly bear cubs play in Lake Clark National Park & Preserve, in Port Alsworth, Alaska, in 2016. Congress is considering legislation that would allow hunting of bears in their dens, including cubs, in Alaska’s national preserves, by prohibiting the National Parks Service from restricting such practices. Solent News/REX/Shutterstock AP
A pair of grizzly bear cubs play in Lake Clark National Park & Preserve, in Port Alsworth, Alaska, in 2016. Congress is considering legislation that would allow hunting of bears in their dens, including cubs, in Alaska’s national preserves, by prohibiting the National Parks Service from restricting such practices. Solent News/REX/Shutterstock AP

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August 23, 2017 06:00 AM

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