Woman jumps barrier to feed cookies to zoo lions — again

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A woman alarmed other visitors Monday when she jumped a barrier into the lion exhibit at a Tennessee zoo and started singing to the lions while trying to feed them cookies, zoo officials and witnesses said.

And it might not have been the first time.

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Africa’s lion population plummets by two thirds in 50 years, study finds

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Africa’s lions are running out of habitat and some populations,¬†especially those¬†in West Africa, are running toward extinction, according to a study published Tuesday.

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