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Tiger Skin, Bones Seized in Doon, 4 Poachers Held
Offbeat  (tags: tiger skins, adult tiger, international poachers, animals, crime, environment, society )

Lone
- 14 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
The STF team seized the 11-ft-long and 5-ft-wide skin of the adult tiger from the possession of the four men, who are believed to be part of an international gang of poachers.
Cecil the Lion's Cubs: Where Are They Now?
Offbeat  (tags: cecil the lion, cubs, local game guide, Jericho, animals, crime, environment, society, photos, wildlife )

Lone
- 17 days ago - chicagotribune.com
In one news account, a grieving local game guide declined to take journalists to photograph the cubs. And there were inaccuracies; Jericho and Cecil were not brothers, as was initially reported.
Snake Theft Suspect Puts Python in His Trousers in Florida Pet Shop
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, Animal, Police, USA )

Ray
- 24 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A man in Florida is facing theft charges after trying to steal a large snake from a pet store by shoving the reptile down his trousers.
Hastert Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison
Offbeat  (tags: children, crime, culture, news, raped )

Cheryl A.
- 32 days ago - chicago.suntimes.com
"Hastert sentenced to 15 months in prison" Peace.
Georgia Can Now Require Alleged Abusers to Pay in Animal Cruelty Cases
Offbeat  (tags: georgia, alleged abusers, animal cruelty cases, animals, crime, dogs, humans, interesting )

Lone
- 32 days ago - ajc.com
Law enforcement agencies just got help cracking down on animal cruelty, after Gov. Nathan Deal signed legislation Tuesday that can require anyone whose animals are seized to pay for the animalsâEUR(TM) care while a criminal case is prosecuted
Slaughter of the Reindeer: Who Killed Prized Animals in Arctic Bloodbath?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, ethics, crime )

Marty
- 49 days ago - siberiantimes.com
Police investigators are probing the horrific shooting of reindeer from Bulunsky farm, in Kyusyur village, after the traditional races. Prosecutors fear the deer were gunned down in revenge after Kyusyur village took the main prizes...
Seven Signs to Watch for Dog Fighting, Abuse
Offbeat  (tags: dog fi ghting, prince william County, animals, crime, environment, humans, pets, protection )

Lone
- 51 days ago - potomaclocal.com
April 8 is National Dog Fighting Awareness Day, which has animal control officers in Prince William County on the look out for animals that have been mistreated.
Pow! Seattle's Dark Knight Rescues Stolen Bikes
Offbeat  (tags: crime, goodnews, humans, interesting, protection )

Kathy
- 70 days ago - inhabitat.com
He's the hero cyclists need and the hero they deserve. Bike Batman roams the streets of Seattle, Gotham of the Pacific Northwest, in search of bike thieves to confront and stolen bicycles to return. This vigilante does not wear a mask to hide his identity
Lions Save Little Girl From Kidnapping And Rape By Chasing Off Her Captors
Offbeat  (tags: animals, lions, children, crime, culture, environment, humans, unusual, wildlife )

Lone
- 101 days ago - tabooya.com
Three lions rescued a 12-year-old Ethiopian girl after she was kidnapped by several men trying to force her into a marriage, chasing off her abductors and protecting her until she was rescued by Ethiopian police, several news media outlets reported
Oregon Standoff Ends as Last Militant Surrenders
Offbeat  (tags: oregon, Malheur National Wilddlife Refuge, occupied, militants, stand off, FBI, news, crime, wildlife, protection, goodnews, environment )

Marcia
- 109 days ago - nytimes.com
Finally the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge is no longer occupied!! The last four militants have now surrendered to the FBI. Next will be to inspect the refuge to see how much damage they have done and what other charges they will all face.
Assault With a Deadly Weapon: Florida Man Charged With Throwing Alligator Into Wendy's
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, animals, strange, Florida, alligator, Wendy's, nature, weird, crime )

Robert
- 111 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Investigators identified Joshua James, of Jupiter, Fla., as the man who tossed the 3 1/2-foot reptile into a WendyâEUR(TM)s last fall, according to a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission incident report.
Oregon Standoff Suspects Denied Bond
Offbeat  (tags: crime, news, Bundy, fbi, bond, jailed, Oregan, refuge, Stand Off, goodnews )

Marcia
- 121 days ago - cnn.com
11 people have been arrested so far and judge denies bond because he thinks they are a flight risk. There are still 4 members of the group remaining in the refuge with one stating when they and all defendants are pardoned they will leave.
Stars Speak Out Against the Dog Meat Trade.   video
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, crime, pets, society, humans, culture )

Monika
- 125 days ago - youtube.com
As you read this, there are dogs in Asia being tortured then slaughtered for their meat. Soi Dog urgently needs money to rescue them, repair their broken bodies, and help find them loving homes.
France Drug Test: Man Left Brain-Dead After Clinical Trial Dies
Offbeat  (tags: culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, media, news, politics, rights, safety, sadness, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, death, drugs, ethics, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, news, research, risks, safety, science, society, treatment, study )

Wendy
- 134 days ago - msn.com
A shocking case of misinformation, to frighten people off using cannabis as a pain killer,in my opinion -&- why no public retraction? . The drug that was being trialled is not known, despite reports it was a new cannabinoid-based painkiller.- read on ..
It's Time to Rename Trump Park
Offbeat  (tags: americans, bizarre, crime, culture, ethics, government, society )

Kathy
- 138 days ago - action.seanmaloney.com
Our community should honor people who have made our country a better place for everyone, not spouted hateful and offensive speech. Join me in urging New York officials to rename Donald J. Trump State Park after Pete Seeger.
 

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