Eleven charged in 'demented' US wildlife poaching ring

Eleven charged in 'demented' US wildlife poaching ringThe case began with a headless deer. Prosecutors in Oregon charged 11 people with misdemeanour wildlife violations this week, in what local authorities called one of the biggest and most complex poaching cases they’d ever seen. Authorities believe the suspects are part of an illegal poaching ring that spanned two state and multiple years.


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Eleven Iranians among dead in Israel strikes on Syria Thursday: monitor

Eleven Iranians among dead in Israel strikes on Syria Thursday: monitorAt least 11 Iranians were among those killed in unprecedented Israeli strikes on Syria this week, a monitor said Saturday. “At least 27 pro-regime fighters were killed” in Thursday’s strikes, said Rami Abdel Rahman, director of the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. “The new report is due to the death of wounded or missing persons whose deaths have been confirmed,” Abdel Rahman said.


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March for Our Lives: Eleven-year-old stuns crowd with speech honouring black girls

March for Our Lives: Eleven-year-old stuns crowd with speech honouring black girlsEleven-year-old Naomi Wadler stunned many with her March for Our Lives speech honouring black girls whose stories don’t make the news, with some calling her their president and “our future”. The fifth grader from Alexandria, Virginia was chosen to speak at the main event in Washington after she organised a walkout at her elementary school to protest gun violence and honour the 17 lives lost during a shooting last month at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. “I am here to acknowledge and represent the African-American girls whose stories don’t make the front page of every national newspaper, whose stories don’t lead on the evening news,” Ms Wadler said.


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