Fugitive drug smuggler who lived in Australia under fake name jailed in US | US news

A Californian drug smuggler and fugitive who lived under an assumed identity in Australia for almost 30 years has been sentenced to three years in jail by a San Francisco court. Peyton Eidson, 74, was the head of a major marijuana smuggling operation using an ocean-going freighter to ship 18,000kg …

Ancient butchered rhino suggests humans lived in the Philippines 700,000 years ago – Science News

Ancient butchered rhino suggests humans lived in the Philippines 700,000 years ago – Science News

Early humans called the Philippines home as far back as 700,000 years ago — and it appears they had an appetite for rhinoceros, according to newly discovered fossils. key points Key points: Stone tools and animal remains, including a nearly a complete ancient rhino skeleton, were found on the island …

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was as turbulent and transformative as the times she lived in

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was as turbulent and transformative as the times she lived in

Updated April 03, 2018 08:30:16 Photo: Many township families still have their own stories of ‘Mama Winnie’. (Reuters: Siphiwe Sibeko) Related Story: ‘She is our mother’: Winnie Madikizela-Mandela remembered by supporters Her traditional name was Nomzamo — “she who tries”. But, she was known universally as Winnie. Key points: Winnie …