The accident happened during a crackdown on a cockfighting ring in the Philippines, which has banned the popular sport during the pandemic.
As controversial as the sport may be, it remains a cultural staple of the region.
Eight members of the same family were slain execution-style at four separate crime scenes in rural Pike County last week. So far, no arrests have been made.
Puerto Rico's economy has tanked, but that's barely made a dent on the lucrative cockfighting industry.
PETA has sent an open letter to one of the UK’s oldest pubs, requesting that it rename itself as Ye Olde Clever Cocks to “grant [chickens] the respect and kindness that they deserve.”
Cockfighting isn't just legal in the Philippines, it's a national obsession.
We found our seats among the rusted steal poles that wrapped around the arena. Then we sat back hoping to cash in as two cocks ferociously clawed each other to death. If we won, we’d earn roughly 20 cents—a fair day’s wage for a country with an average...