Complex life of Kentucky legislator ends in suicide

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – The Kentucky lawmaker’s resume integrated sufficient subject matter for an award-winning memoir: He was once a peacekeeper on the Rodney King riots in Los Angeles, a White House chaplain to a few presidents and a nine/11 first responder who gave ultimate rites to masses of other …

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Sumatran rhino ‘putting on by a thread’

Image copyright Tom Uhlman Image caption Ipuh on the Cincinnati Zoo Scientists have decoded the genome of the Sumatran rhinoceros – some of the threatened mammals on Earth. Its genetic blueprint presentations that populations were in decline for a very very long time. The rhino’s troubles started all the way …

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