Archive for December, 2016

Pizza scent leads Olympia police K-9 to robbery suspects

Saturday, December 31st, 2016:

Two adults, ages 18 and 19, and a juvenile, 16, were arrested after ambushing a delivery woman. An Olympia police dog followed the scent of pizza Thursday night to find three teens suspected of robbing a pizza delivery woman. Two adults, ages 18 and 19, were booked into Thurston County Jail. Superior Court Judge James Dixon on Friday set bail at $100,000 for each. Bail was set at $90,000 for a 16-year-old, who also was arrested. The group placed an order, said Lt. Paul Lower of the Olympia Police Department, and the delivery woman tried to deliver pizza to an […] Read More →

Prince Laurent and Princess Claire of Belgium visit Queen Paola in hospital after a fall

Saturday, December 31st, 2016:

Prince Laurent of Belgium and his wife Princess Claire were pictured visiting his mother, Her Majesty Queen Paola of Belgium, in hospital this evening. The couple brought their three children, Prince Aymeric, 11, Prince Nicolas, 11, and 12-year-old Princess Louise, along with them, so they could visit their grandmother.  Queen Paola, 79, was hospitalised at Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc hospital in Brussels yesterday after suffering a vertebral fracture caused by a fall.   Belgian royals visit Queen Paola at Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc hospital, Brussels The Belgian Royal Court announced her injury and hospital admission yesterday, adding that while the fracture did not cause […] Read More →

News Analysis: Closing China’s Ivory Market: Will It Save Elephants?

Saturday, December 31st, 2016:

• African elephants face other threats, including habitat destruction and increasingly deadly contact with humans. In Kenya, a truck speeding down a highway recently rammed into an elephant and killed it. Continue reading the main story • Many elephants are also hunted for bush meat. China’s new policy will not affect that. • If the Chinese government really commits to combating the ivory trade, then the price of ivory could collapse. Criminal organizations and poachers will then abandon the business, and Africa’s elephant herds could recover for the first time in years. The Early Ivory Trade Ivory comes from an […] Read More →

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