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Panda breeding season arrives at DC's National Zoo

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Zoo says breeding season has arrived for the giant pandas after a cub was born last year but died six days later. The zoo said Wednesday that female panda Mei Xiang (may-SHONG) and male panda Tian Tian (tee-YEN tee-YEN) are showing signs they are ready to breed. Also, Mei Xiang's hormones have been rising. Zoo officials say the pandas will have an opportunity to...

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