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Police car dragged woman 1,000 feet in Brazil

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By Liku Zelleke When 38-year-old Claudia Ferreira da Silva left her home on the 16th of March, she couldn’t have imagined that she would soon be dead and that her death would infuriate a whole nation. The mother of four had left her home and was on her way to work when she was caught in crossfire between the Rio de Janeiro police and bandits from the city’s Congonha slum….

Jailed man smuggles a 10 inch gun in his rear end

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There are some amazing things that people will do in order to evade a gun charge, but this one might take the cake.  A man in Jacksonville, Florida was pulled over on a random traffic stop, and tried to use a fake id.  This was enough to concern police, who later figured out that Michael Ward was wanted for another crime in Georgia. Also, Ward wouldn’t roll down the window…

M.I.A. gives the middle finger during Superbowl Performance and the NFL wants her to pay millions

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As The Hollywood Reporter revealed last September, the NFL has been secretly pursuing M.I.A. in arbitration in the aftermath of Super Bowl XLVI on Feb. 5, 2012. During the event, watched by nearly 167 million TV households, the Sri Lankan singer-rapper extended her middle finger during a performance of “Give Me All Your Luvin’ ” M.I.A. wasn’t paid for the event as is the custom of the league. But nevertheless,…

Chinese woman chops off alleged rapist’s penis and beats him to death with a hammer

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A Chinese woman chopped off her former boyfriend’s penis with scissors and then killed him with a hammer after he raped her, a Hong Kong court heard, according to a report Tuesday. Yeung Ki, 41, on trial in the city, has admitted killing 32-year-old piano teacher Zhou Hui on Boxing Day 2012 but denies murder, the South China Morning Post reported. Yeung, a Chinese mainlander and Hong Kong resident, killed…

2 killed when intoxicated man plows car into crowd at SXSW, police say – CNN.com

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Austin, Texas (CNN) — An intoxicated driver fleeing police plowed his car into a crowd at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, killing two people, authorities said early Thursday. The man and woman killed were riding their light motorcycles, said Art Acevedo, chief of the Austin Police Department. At least 23 others were hospitalized, some with multiple internal injuries. Most of the victims were in their 20s, said…

Kenyan HIV Positive Woman: ‘I Infected 324 Men’

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A female student at Kabarak University in Nakuru, Kenya has confessed she deliberately infected 324 people with HIV, according to the Kenyan Daily Post. The girl, 19, whose name is  unknown, says she has set her target for at least 2,000 men acting in revenge after she was infected by a man at a party. The girl allegedly contacted Kenyan Scandals on Facebook and claimed she had something to confess. After she was…

The Transcript of the Scene that Got Martin Lawrence Banned from SNL

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You may not know that Martin Lawrence was pushed out of Saturday Night Live a few years ago for a scene that might have been fine under most circumstances, but wasn’t good for that particular show.  You can read the monologue below.  The part toward the end where he talks about feminine hygene is what got him into trouble.  Please, tell us:  Was it all that bad?    Martin Lawrence:…

Woody Allen’s adopted daughter Says He Did Terrible Things to Her

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How do you balance a legacy of talent and critical acclaim with a series of actions that are simply inexcusable?  Woody Allen is respected like crazy in Hollywood and theatrical circles, but there is growing evidence that he does unspeakable things to young children.   Right as he is being nominated for several awards for a recent screenplay, his adopted daughter is coming forth to the public with allegations that…

Remember those Rugged Marlboro Men? Cigarettes Have Killed Most of Them

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The Marlboro Man was a staple in media during the 1950s and 60s, and presented an image of smoking men as healthy, strong and durable.  Millions of people emulated this behavior, only to find out decades later that all of those cigarettes were turning their lungs black as tar.  Eric Lawson is just the latest among a series of Marlboro men who have died from smoking-related illnesses.  But maybe it…

Tiger Woods Doesn’t Even Make the Cut in his latest tournament

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If you’ve ever been tempted to believe that Tiger Woods is unstoppable, this will show you that he’s not.  He was once the most dominant player in the golf course, and now he’s still #1, but not nearly as great as he once was.   At the recent Torrey Pines tournament, Tiger found himself defeated, with one major mishap after another.  Some would say that this is the end for…

Disrespect? Sculptors Put a Bronze Rabbit in the Ear of a Nelson Mandela Statue

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If you don’t live in Africa, you may not understand all of the customs or insinuations.  But this one doesn’t make sense to anyone.  Why would someone put a bronze rabbit in the ear of Nelson Mandela? People are asking about this, and a spokesoman has said that dignity is going to be restored no matter what.   Why in the world they would do something like this, it’s hard…

Shooting at Purdue University Leaves One Dead

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  A tragedy has unfolded at Purdue University this morning.  It appears that details are still developing, but at least one person is dead and one arrested after a shooting that has gripped the national media.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of this terrible tragedy.  CNN tells more: (CNN) — A suspect was in custody after a reported shooting on the campus of Purdue University, a…

Dope Dealer Busted with $1.3M in Cocaine for Talking on His Cell While Driving

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by Liku Zelleke What was supposed to be a routine traffic stop has netted a haul of cocaine worth a reported street value of $1.3 million. The driver was originally stopped in Joliet, a suburb of Chicago, Il., on the 10th of January, 2014, for talking on his cell phone while driving on an interstate highway. His name is Sylvain Bergeron and he is 42. By profession he is a…

Amazing: Angry Elephant Flips Over a Car with People Inside the Vehicle

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Some people love to push their luck and don’t respect the power of nature and the potential danger of animals.  We don’t know how this story ends, but a video has circulated of a group of people who thought it would be fun to drive extremely close to an elephant in a tiny vehicle.  The elephant is standing there, and they appear to be observing the animal’s behaviors. Another group…

Foster Farms Chicken Factories Shut Down Due to Being Overrun by Roaches

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by Liku Zelleke Foster Farms, the poultry company, seems to be having troubles with government inspectors and agencies. On the 9th of January, one of its chicken plants in Livingston, Ca. remained closed for a couple of days, after it was found to be infested with live cockroaches. All seemed well and was as expected, but, the question everyone seems to be asking is why the company’s plant wasn’t closed…