Day: September 5, 2020

and corruption
Ecology and biodiversity

The timber mafia

Read Part I: The Romanian wooded Eldorado For corruption to work, there always has to be someone offering money and someone else pocketing it. An over-simplification, perhaps, but the truth of it becomes clear in the course of this night on the outskirts of Sebeș. Our host was recommended to us. He is a Green […]

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Coronavirus outbreak
Infectious diseases
Medical research
World news

Coronavirus live news: India cases pass 4m; anti-lockdown protesters arrested in Victoria | World news

Covid-19 has killed at least 875,703 people since the outbreak emerged in China last December, according to a tally from official sources compiled by AFP on Saturday. At least 26,671,700 cases of coronavirus have been registered. Of these, at least 17,496,300 are considered recovered. The tallies, using data collected by AFP from national authorities and […]

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Family, friends hoping for answers three decades after Michelle Koski was brutally murdered in Snohomish, Washington

Michelle Koski turned 17 in the summer of 1990. She only got 11 days of being 17 before her life was violently cut short. “Her birthday was on August 9,” Michelle’s best friend, Melissa Johnson, told Dateline. “Days later, she was gone.” Michelle Koski Melissa met Michelle at school in Lake City, Washington when they […]

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