Largest elephant translocation effort has come to a successful end

World Elephant Day, Aug. 12, 2017Image: LYNN BO BO/EPA/REX/Shutterstock The largest elephant relocation effort in history has finally come to a successful end. A total of 520 elephants were taken from two separate conservation spaces Liwonde National Park and Majete Wildlife Reserve and moved more than 200 miles to their

Charlottesville Protests: Victim And Driver Both Identified In Horrific, Deadly Vehicle Attack

We’re now learning more about the attack on anti-racist protesters Now, we know that the person killed by the domestic terror attack was 32-year-old Virginia native Our thoughts and prayers are with Heyer, as well as with all the injured victims in the attack that are still recovering in the

Armed Met Police officers to wear head-mounted cameras – BBC News

However, the force said it was still carrying out trials on how cameras can be used in such undercover operations. ‘World’s largest rollout’ The new cameras will be worn by officers who carry an “overt” firearm. The former police watchdog, the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC), said the positioning of

Trump Finds Tackling China Trade Is Harder Than It Sounds

President Donald Trump may be finding out that taking on China over trade is harder than it looks. The White House is stepping up pressure over perceived intellectual-property abuses, and the administration has in recent days proposed fresh duties on imports of China’s aluminum foil products. But headway is proving

Protest walk against Ilkley Moor grouse shooting – BBC News

“We want it to be used for the public’s interests, to contribute to the local economy, to improve biodiversity and mitigate flood risk in the valleys below. Image caption Protestors said Ilkley Moor could be used “so much better” The council said: “The current contract to allow shooting on the

Can protein startups and their investors take on Big Cow?

Joanna Glasner is a reporter for Crunchbase. More posts by this contributor: Not a minimalist? Startups will gladly store, manage and deliver your items The state of the unicorn For many of us, our first experience with fake meat involves rubbery tofu that tastes more like sneaker sole than seared filet. As

Racists have reappropriated the Detroit Red Wings logo, and the team is not happy

Image: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Many Detroit Red Wings fans were confused to see their favorite team’s logo waving among swastikas, confederate flags, and other symbols of hate at a massive white supremacist gathering in Virginia on Saturday. One widely shared video shows a group of racists carrying homemade shields marked

Mas Said to Be in Talks to Join Jeter for Miami Marlins

Jorge Mas, who was bidding against Derek Jeter to buy the Miami Marlins, is in talks to join the former Yankees captain’s winning bid group as controlling owner of the Major League Baseball team, according to people familiar with the matter. The chairman of MasTec Inc. would put in at

Lib Dems claims FoI changes undermine investigative journalism – BBC News

Some information can be exempt but an organisation must explain the exemption which applies. The Lib Dems claim the new system of open publication is “devaluing the information”. MSP Tavish Scott said ministers had “figured out they can evade scrutiny, deter the submission of requests and spike stories”. There has

Ohio man, 20, identified as suspect accused of driving car into Charlottesville protesters

An Ohio man is accused of driving a car into a crowd of people protesting a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va., killing a 32-year-old woman and injuring 19 others, police said late Saturday. James Alex Fields Jr., 20, was booked into the Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail on one count of