North Dakota Pheasant Hunter Bags Mountain Lion

In case you've ever wondered how expanding mountain lion ranges might effect hunters, here's one way: "We saw some pheasants run into the cattails so we started working them," Ferguson told The Minot Daily News. "My 1 1/2- year-old yellow lab went into the cattails and I heard a growl and a yelp. She came flying back with blood on her nose. About that time I saw the cat walking through the cattails and threw three shots at it right away." Here's the story.