Italian police: Mafia skimmed millions from migrant funds

ROME (AP) — Italian police on Monday arrested 68 people, including a priest and the head of a Catholic volunteer group called “Mercy,” accusing them of being in cahoots with a major mafia clan that skimmed millions in public funds destined for one of Italy’s biggest migrant welcome centers. Announcing the arrests Monday, an incredulousContinue reading “Italian police: Mafia skimmed millions from migrant funds”

Tracking a Mountain Lion

Posted on April 17, 2017 by Leslie A few weeks ago when I was out looking for mountain lion sign, I noticed that a male was making scrapes in a very defined route. I followed through the narrow corridors where he was putting his sign down and came to a rise that looked out over theContinue reading “Tracking a Mountain Lion”

Mexican Border Apprehensions Hit 17-year Low

John Moore/Getty Images by Bob Price12 May 2017Washington, D.C. The arrests of illegal immigrants crossing the southwest border by Border Patrol agents decreased again in April. This is the fifth straight month of decline. The total apprehensions of illegal border crossers hit a 17-year low. The April report, released this week, reveals that apprehensions droppedContinue reading “Mexican Border Apprehensions Hit 17-year Low”