After the killing of Zimbabwe's best-known lion, a second
animal has been poached by a foreigner, a source said, as
authorities banned big game hunting outside the park from
which Cecil was lured to his death.
Plane debris which washed up on the Indian Ocean island of
Reunion and is thought to belong to the vanished Malaysia
Airlines Boeing 777 has been flown to France for checks
officials hope could provide some insight into the disaster.
Suspected Jewish attackers torched a Palestinian home in the
occupied West Bank, killing an 18-month-old child and
seriously injuring his parents and brother, an act that
Israel's prime minister described as terrorism.
A hunting club that suspended a Minnesota dentist who killed
Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe has given money to the campaigns
of numerous U.S. politicians, including Senate Majority
Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker John Boehner, a
watchdog group's records show.
Defense attorneys said the Colorado movie massacre gunman was
schizophrenic and they urged jurors on Thursday to spare his
life, while prosecutors said James Holmes must not be able to
use mental illness as a shield.