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Airline Returns Lost Luggage To Woman 20 Years Later


A woman in Arizona said her faith in the airline industry was restored when her long lost luggage was returned to her after 20 years. UPI reports: Maria Dellos, owner of Maria’s Art Creations in Tucson, said she received a call Tuesday from the Transportation Security Administration’s lost and found ... Read More »

Teen Murdered 5-Year-Old Cousin, Claimed He Was Kidnapped


A 19-year-old girl strangled her 5-year-old cousin who had been in her parents’ care, and then discarded his body along a road before calling in a false report that two intruders in mask took the boy from their Albany-area home. AP reports: Tiffany VanAlstyne’s bogus 911 call on Thursday afternoon set ... Read More »

71-Year-Old Man Arrested 22 Years After Prison Escape


A 71-year-old man convicted on theft charges in 1991 has been arrested 22 years after he broke out of prison. The Huffington Post  has the rest of the story: Roger Perdue, who escaped from a correctional facility in Ohio, was recently discovered living with his wife in Kokomo, Indiana, WLWT reports. ... Read More »

Woman Put In Her Will That Dog Be Buried With Her


An Indiana woman named Connie Ley who died in November, included in her will two provisions for her dog,  named Bela: that the dog could either be euthanized, cremated and buried along with her, or else be sent to a no-kill animal sanctuary. It was still unclear on Friday which fate ... Read More »

Dog Accidentally Shoots Owner With Loaded Gun


Authorities in Wyoming has said that a man was shot in the arm when his dog stepped on a loaded gun in the back seat of his pickup truck, of course it’s unintentional. UPS has more: Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek said Richard Fipps, 46, of Sheridan, was standing next ... Read More »

Woman Assaulted Grandma For Not Accepting Facebook Friend Request


A woman in Clearwater, Florida, is already facing assault charges after she allegedly slapped her grandmother multiple times for refusing to accept her Facebook friend request. Read more from The Huffington Post: The purported reason: The grandmother wouldn’t accept the suspect’s Facebook friend request. Rachel Anne Hayes, 27, was arrested Thursday ... Read More »

Man Smoked Joint In Police Station, Smeared Feces On Walls


A Pennsylvania man is in the joint for allegedly smoking one inside a police station. The Huffington Post has the rest of the story: Carlen Higgs, 33, was arrested on Sunday morning after he allegedly walked into the Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, police station, sat on a bench and started smoking a ... Read More »

One Man Spent $150,000 On Cosmetic Procedures To Look Like Kim Kardashian


According to The Sun newspaper of Britain , the 23-year-old says he has had more than 50 lip procedures and receives regular Botox injections in order just to look just like his idol. The Huffington Post   has more: “I love everything about Kim,” Parke told the publication. “She’s the most gorgeous woman ... Read More »

See Michael Jordan Sneakers That Sold For $33,387 (N6.1m)


A pair of basketball shoes from Michael Jordan’s University of North Carolina days is currently selling for more than $33,000 in an online auction. Read more from UPI: Grey Flannel Auctions said the shoes, which Jordan wore during games with the Tar Heels in the early 1980s, feature the basketball legend’s ... Read More »

Chinese Villagers Seek to Banish Boy With HIV


A Chinese village filled a petition to banish an 8-year-old boy diagnosed as HIV-positive, the petition has since been signed by more than 200 locals, as well as his own grandfather. UPI reports: The petition calls for the boy, identified by the pseudonym “Kunkun” to protect his identity, to be kept ... Read More »

GOBE! Man Abandons New Bride At Registry On Sighting His First Wife


  Like a scene from a Nollywood home video, a 57 year-old man identified as Valentine, abandoned his bride-to-be at the registry and took to his heels during a marriage registration ceremony over the weekend at the Oredo Local Government Council marriage registry in Benin, Edo state. The embattled groom ... Read More »

14-Year-Old Wrongly Convicted And Executed For Murder Exonerated 70 Years Later

George Stinney Jr.

A black 14-year-old boy has been cleared of murder after seven decades. George Stinney was convicted of murdering two white girls in Alcolu, South Carolina in 1944. He was executed via the electric chair after his white lawyer called no witnesses and performed no cross-examinations. Read more from The Huffington Post ... Read More »

Horror In Ekiti As Mum Murders Own Daughter


A middle-aged woman in Ekiti known as Mrs. Victoria Aina Adanikin, has allegedly murdered her own daughter, one Miss. Oluwafunmilayo Rosaline Abosede Adanikin, a 300 level student of the Federal College of Educa­tion, Ikere-Ekiti. Read more according to the Sun… Adanikin, who until the alleged murder of her daughter lived ... Read More »

Man Faked Heart Attack For Theft Diversion


Florida Police has said that security camera footage shows a man faking a heart attack in a a shopping mall in order for his alleged accomplice to steal a Barbie car. UPI has more: Investigators said the footage shows Genard Dupree, 27, and Tarus Scott, 30, entering the Walmart in Lake Wales ... Read More »

Texas Plumber’s Truck Found In Syria With Guns Mounted On It


A Texas plumber was amazed when he got series of calls and threats after one of the truck from his company was seen being used by Islamic militants on Twitter. How did a truck from Texas end up with militants in another country? UPI reports The truck was seen outfitted with anti-aircraft weaponry ... Read More »

Rapper Forced To Quit Music Career Because He Refused To Join The Illuminati


An American rapper, Marcus Jamal Hopson also known by his stage name Hopsin, Publicly announced his retirement from the music industry via facebook. According to Huzzler’s Sources, just 6 days before he publicly announced his dispatch to Australia, he was allegedly approached by men who claimed to be in control of the ... Read More »

Photos: Wife Leaves Husband And Twin Sister unclad In Park Where They Were Caught Cheating


As far as revenge goes, this woman has it covered. Ting Su, 29, caught her husband and twin cheating on her and followed them to a shopping centre using a mobile phone tracker. She went to find husband Cheng, 30, who was completely unclad in a car along with her sister. ... Read More »

35-Year-Old Man Who defiled 6-Year-Old In Ibadan Says He Was Under A Spell


  35-year-old Kazeem Yusuf is in soup after defiling a six-year-old Nursery 2 pupil. He forcefully had carnal knowledge of her in his room at Kosodo area of Oranyan, Ibadan on Sunday, December 7, 2014. In her statement to the police, the little girl said that  “when we got to ... Read More »

Mum Allegedly Choked And Kidnapped Primary Five Pupil For Teasing Her Daughter


A Florida mother is facing criminal charges after she allegedly tried to kill an 11-year-old boy who teased her daughter. The Huffington Post reports: Sandra Rivera, 28, overheard the student call her 9-year-old daughter a curse word on Thursday afternoon outside of their school in Orlando, WKMG reports. Rivera allegedly responded ... Read More »

This Man Can’t Use His Arms, But Faces Gun Possession Charge

Gun Charge-No Arms

A man who can’t use his arms due to a spinal condition is being held in jail and facing a gun possession charge, an occurrence which his lawyer describe as shocking. The Associated Press has reported: Bail was lowered Tuesday for Marcus Hubbard, who has been jailed since his arrest in Trenton ... Read More »