A recent raid in Italy involving rare Chilean species highlights the growing scale of a black market in the thorny plants.
The man, a former teacher, pleaded guilty after plotting to use highly toxic dimethylmercury to poison a woman who had broken off a relationship with him, prosecutors said.
The Biden administration has an opportunity to stem illegal gun trafficking to Mexico and beyond.
In an attempt to shut down a thriving black market, the City Council passed a bill that would increase the number of permits for street vendors.
The Nebra sky disk, which has been called the oldest known depiction of astronomical phenomena, is a “very emotional object.”
A division of the Immigrations and Customs Enforcement agency, working with the Justice Department, is hunting down websites offering fraudulent deals to buy coronavirus vaccines.
The Nebraska pharmacist was sentenced to nine years and the Maryland drug dealer was sentenced for 14 years for the plot.
The company announced the prohibition after researchers reported that looters were using the platform to identify and sell illegally excavated antiquities.
Motorists queue for days to buy subsidized gasoline for next to nothing, but it is increasingly scarce — a reflection of the economic absurdities in the country.