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From Wikinews, the free news source you can write! Jump to: navigation, search Welcome to Wikinews The free news source you can write! Friday, March 23, 2018, 0309 (UTC) Copy usNewsroomMission statementReport breaking newsDonate Audio WikinewsSocial networkingChatBest of Wikinews Vladimir Putin wins fourth term as President of Russia

On Monday, the Central Election Commission (CEC) of Russia declared incumbent President Vladimir Putin the winner of Sunday's presidential elections amidst heavy criticism from opposition groups and western media.

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» Older news Uber suspends self-driving car program after pedestrian death in Arizona, United States

On Monday, the United States ride-sharing company Uber announced suspension of its experimental self-driving car program after one of the cars fatally struck a 49-year-old woman pedestrian in Tempe, Arizona on Sunday night.

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Kenyan conservancy euthanises last male northern white rhino; only two females remain

On Tuesday, Kenya's Ol Pejeta Conservancy announced they had the last male northern white rhino, Sudan, on Monday, after consulting with wildlife officials. Sudan was 45-years-old, and now only two northern white rhinos, both female and descendants of Sudan, remain.

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Sydney experiences hottest March day in 35 years

On this Sunday, Sydney, Australia experienced its hottest March day in 35 years. The temperatures reached 40.5°C in Sydney airport. The hot temperatures were caused by north-westerly winds which brought heat from the inside of the continent.

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United States: Coroner says former patient killed self and three hostages at California veterans center

In the United States, autopsy results were released by the Napa County Sheriff's Office, which show that Albert Wong killed himself after shooting his three hostages at The Pathway Home veterans' psychiatric center in Yountville, California.

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