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2 Montana men cited over helicopter poaching of wolves

BILLINGS, Mont. — Two Montana men have been cited over illegally poaching two wolves from a helicopter in the Big Hole Valley. The Billings Gazette reports that Dalton Thomas Tamcke, 30, and Justin Samuel Peterson, 22, told wildlife authorities they were hunting coyotes for predatory control action on March 3 and mistakenly took the wolves […]

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Four men now sentenced for injuring Arvada officer with a chlorine bomb.

Four men have now been sentenced in Jefferson County for throwing a chlorine bomb at a police officer who was injured in the incident. Three of the four defendants in the case were sentenced Thursday, with one man being sentenced earlier, according to a district attorney’s office news release. The Arvada police officer was injured […]

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Three men indicted over death of black jogger

A grand jury in the US state of Georgia has indicted three white men in the killing of unarmed black man Ahmaud Arbery in February, officials say. Travis McMichael, his son Greg, and William Bryan were indicted by Glynn County’s Grand Jury on charges including malice and felony murder. Mr Arbery, 25, was jogging when […]

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Coronavirus: Spuds off the menu in Germany after ‘catastrophic’ fall in sales

Germany has experienced a sharp fall in demand for potatoes and potato products during the coronavirus crisis. Germany is typically a huge consumer of the humble spud and is the biggest producer of them in Europe. Currywurst with a serving of chips is especially popular with tourists wanting a taste of fast-food German cuisine. However, […]