Wind Energy Eagle Deaths

Wind farms get pass on eagle deaths

It happens about once a month here, on the barren foothills of one of America's green-energy boomtowns: A soaring golden eagle slams into a …

In this March 23, 2013 photo, police stand next to the bodies of Billy “Babyface” Jovel Mejia, 23, and Wilder Javier “Sadboy” Alvarado, 20, after they were found dead on the outskirts of the Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Each had a single 9 millimeter gunshot to the head, and their hands were tightly bound. Jovel was missing his right eye, Alvarado his left. Alvarado’s mother, Norma, said police had raided her home at least six times in search of her son. (AP Photo/Fernando Antonio)

Honduran police accused as death squads

In a country with the highest homicide rate in the world and where only a fraction of crimes are prosecuted, the victims' families say the p…