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Colorado mother of three killed during violent home invasion in Ecuador

By | 06/01/2023

A Colorado mother of three living on a farm in Ecuador with her husband and children was shot and killed last month during a violent home invasion, reports said Wednesday. Francesca Williams, 44, was hanging laundry at her farm in the village of Vilacamba on May 20 when a group of men entered their property… Read More »

Ben Goldsmith says he used hallucinogenic drug to see his dead teenage daughter

By | 05/01/2023

T he financier Ben Goldsmith has revealed he took a hallucinogenic drug in a bid to see his late daughter following her death. Iris Goldsmith, 15, was killed in a quad bike accident on the family farm in Somerset in July 2019. Mr Goldsmith, 42, who shared Iris with banking heiress Kate Rothschild, has told… Read More »

Ecuador declares criminal gangs terrorists to allow military deal with them

By | 04/28/2023

Criminal gangs in Ecuador, were, on Thursday, declared terrorists, a move that will allow the military to pursue them with greater freedom. The decision was taken by the Public and State Security Council in a meeting presided over by President Guillermo Lasso. Security Secretary, Wagner Bravo, said after the meeting: “We are currently experiencing an… Read More »

Bears, Binoculars and Bucket-List Birds: A 15-Day Tour in Ecuador

By | 04/26/2023

One afternoon, a group of us — everyone except Mr. Panama and Olaf, who were checking off birds, and our friend Steve, who was recovering from a medical issue and sticking closer to the lodge — followed Ben Lucking, a volunteer at the lodge, down a trail, where we discovered two brilliant red-orange male Andean… Read More »