West Lafayette, Indiana - Candace Croney, director of Purdue University's Center for Animal Welfare Science, was motivated to lead research that resulted in new, higher standards for the treatment of commercially bred dogs not just because she is a scientist.

San Diego, California - Find out what all the hullabaloo is about on Sunday when local musical duo Hullabaloo plays a family-friendly concert from 6 to 7 p.m. at Waterfront Park.

San Diego, California - She may have been 100 feet down a ravine a couple weeks ago, but this two-and-a-half-month-old puppy is now living happily in the foothills of LA County with her new family, including two young girls, a dog and a cat!

San Diego, California - You can almost smell the barbecues heating up! The Fourth of July is a time for get-togethers, celebrations - and lots and lots of food.

San Diego, California - Some people bike for fun. Others ride for exercise or to get to work.

San Diego, California - Many San Diego County residents are eligible for food assistance and might not know it, but the County of San Diego is aiming to change that as it continues a variety of increased outreach efforts.

San Diego, California - Have your kids ever asked you where the food they're eating comes from? It's a question many parents are answering right from their backyard and porches.