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One of world’s oldest gorillas dies

Image copyright San Diego Safari Park/ Facebook Image caption Vila was the head of five generations, the safari park said. One of the oldest gorillas in the world has died at the age of 60. San Diego Zoo Safari Park announced on Friday that Vila, who was born in the Congo in 1957, died surrounded…

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Gunmen kill 14 at Brazilian nightclub

Gunmen have stormed a nightclub in north-east Brazil, killing at least 14 people. Three cars of attackers swooped in on the venue, located in the outskirts of Fortaleza, during the early hours of Saturday morning. Two minors are among the dead and several people were taken to hospital, including a 12-year-old boy. Local media said…

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“Tatort” Dresden: Vorbei mit lustig

Die Leiche eines Jungen wird am Elbufer gefunden. Schnell geraten die Dresdner Kommissarinnen Henni Sieland (Alwara Höfels) und Karin Gorniak (Karin Hanczewski) im Tatort: Déjà-vu unter Druck. Schon vor drei Jahren war ein kleiner Junge spurlos verschwunden. Gibt es einen Zusammenhang zwischen den Fällen? Als ein Schwimmtrainer mit angeblich pädophilen Tendenzen in Verdacht gerät, droht…

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I ran a DNA test on my dogs — here’s what I found out

My husband and I have a 9-year-old dog named Roscoe Jenkins and a (probably) 1-year-old dog named Amy Ruth. In 2010, I moved into my first solo apartment, and to keep up with the adulting process I wanted to get a dog. After looking on rescue sites and shelters, I stumbled across a Craigslist post…

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