Tuesday, June 8, 2010

SeaWorld Orlando orca dies giving birth

More sad news out of Orlando. A killer whale at SeaWorld Orlando died Sunday from complications that arose while she was giving birth, officials said. The park said Taima, a 20-year-old orca born at SeaWorld Orlando in 1990, died late in the afternoon, approximately 20 hours after going into labor Saturday evening. The calf was stillborn. Read more from The Orlando Sentinel.