Mirage strip club places ads with nude women on public buses

Nearly nude woman illustration 
By: Wayne Morin

People were shocked to see ads with nude women on public buses in Denmark.

Movia, the company that operates most public transportation buses in the country, has been flooded with criticism because of placing ads from the Mirage strip club.

The ads contain photos of nude women, and many believe that they are degrading. The ads show the back view of naked women with the caption “sensual nightlife.”

The ads also include the hashtag “real men come to Mirage.” After the public outcry, the manager of Movia said that the ads will be taken down.

The manager also said that Movia outsources the ads business to another company and they used poor judgement with improving the ads from Mirage.

Woman sleepwalks in middle of the night and finds herself in raging sea

Marie Lord 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A woman is lucky to be alive after sleep walking in middle of the night before ending up in the sea, police in the United Kingdom said.

39-year-old Marie Lord of Somerset, walked over half a mile from her home until she entered the sea.

She was awakened by the strong taste of sea salt in her mouth and the cold of the waves crashing against her. Lord said that when she woke up, she realized that it was around 1:30 a.m.

During her journey to the sea, she walked on the streets and scaled a large set of steps on her own without the help of her husband.

A worker at a nearby hotel heard Lord screaming at the beach and came to her aid. Lord thanked 21-year-old Lee Searle, for calling the police and saving her life.

Lord said that the last time she sleep walked was when she was 13 years old.

21-year-old woman falls to her death from bridge while trying to shoot perfect selfie

Bridge illustration 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A young woman is dead after falling from a bridge while trying to shoot the perfect selfie, police in Russia said.

Moscow police said that the 21-year-old woman who graduated from the State University of Tourism and Services Studies, wanted to make a selfie in front of one of the famous sights in the financial district.

The incident occurred on Saturday night outside the Moscow International Business Center. According to the police investigation, she was taking a selfie with her friends on the bridge, but could not hold on.

She fell from the bridge and onto the ground below.

One of her friends said that the fence was broken, and when she leaned on it to take a picture, it gave away and she fell down.

Police urged youngsters to think about their safety when taking selfies.

Tiger eats 2-year-old boy’s hand after sticking it into its cage

White tiger illustration 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A young boy lost his hand after sticking it inside a tiger’s cage at a park in China, doctors said.

Sichuan police said that the 2-year-old boy was bitten by a white tiger, which was being held in captivity.

The incident unfolded on Saturday afternoon as the boy’s family was visiting the park. According to the police investigation, the boy came to visit the park along with three adults around 12:00 p.m.

During the visit, the child placed his right hand into the cage through a ventilation device. The white tiger immediately sunk its teeth deep into the boy's arm just below the elbow.

After the tiger opened its mouth, the boy’s family quickly pulled him away from the enclosure. The child was rushed to the People's Hospital in Yan'an, where doctors performed surgery.

The doctors said that the purpose of the surgery was to clean the boy’s wound as they were unable to reattach his hand.

11-year-old girl uses bow and arrow to pull out her tooth

Alexis Davidson shooting bow and arrow 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A young girl in Colorado, managed to pull out her tooth by using a bow and arrow, according to video uploaded to the Internet.

According to the video that was uploaded to YouTube, 11-year-old Alexis Davidson acted tough and had no tears as she was left with a gaping hole in her mouth.

Not only did she successfully extract her tooth by shooting the arrow from the bow, she managed to hit the target on a cardboard box several feet away.

Her father, Jason Mcdonald of Aurora, recorded his daughter in slow motion as she pulled the trigger of the bow and arrow while her mother watched.

The incident unfolded in the backyard of the family home. The video, which was uploaded to YouTube on Friday, quickly went viral and racked up more than one million views.

Teacher watches adult movies and pleasures himself while sitting at classroom desk

Simon Toon 
By: Wayne Morin

A teacher who was caught pleasuring himself while sitting at the desk of his classroom, told a judge that it was a private area, according to court documents in New Zealand.

55-year-old Simon Toon taught students at the Auckland Grammar School, when a student looked through a window of the class and saw him pleasuring himself.

Toon was found guilty of committing an indecent act in a public place, and was sentenced to 80 hours of community service.

Toon admitted to looking at 27 adult websites on a school computer during a lunch break, but argued that it was not a public place.

However, the judge disagreed, saying that anyone could have entered the room. Toon was immediately suspended and he later resigned.

Toon was also accused of rape, but police did not file charges due to insufficient evidence.

Alternative medicine doctor sexually assaults woman because he had to activate her hormones

Doctor illustration 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A doctor was arrested, charged and convicted of sexual assault after sexually assaulting a female patient because he had to activate her hormones in order to better treat her, prosecutors in the United Arab Emirates said.

Now, the Dubai Criminal Court has sentenced 47-year-old K. S., to serve six months in prison for sexual assault and practicing alternative medicine without a license.

The doctor had denied the charges, saying that he touched the woman’s private parts because he had to activate her hormones in order to treat her.

According to the police investigation, 22-year-old S. S. approached the doctor to teach her alternative medicine. He agreed and allowed her to diagnose patients in his presence.

At some point, the victim suffered from back pain and asked the doctor to treat her. He ordered her to lay down on a bed and massaged her head until she fell asleep.

Later, the woman woke up after feeling the doctor touching her private parts. The woman told investigators that she was sexually assaulted three times before going to the police.

The doctor will be deported from the country after serving his sentence.

Unconscious man kicks paramedic because he didn’t want to receive medical attention

Paramedics illustration 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A man was arrested, charged and convicted of assault after kicking a paramedic while being treated, prosecutors in the United Kingdom said.

Now, 59-year-old Aston Hamilton of Lozells, has been sentenced to serve 12 weeks in jail after being found guilty of assault by beating.

Hamilton was also ordered to pay 150 pounds ($233) compensation, 350 pounds ($544) court costs and 80 pounds ($124) victims surcharge.

The jail sentenced was suspended for 12 months.

According to the police investigation, paramedics were called to Hope Street, following a report of an unconscious male in the street.

When the medical team arrived at the location, they found Hamilton laying in the street and they began to administer first-aid.

While treating him, they discovered that he was breathing normally and was not in any danger. They concluded that he was deliberately choosing not to engage with the paramedics.

In order to test his consciousness level, paramedics conducted a pain test by squeezing his finger. This resulted in the defendant shouting at the paramedics and kicking them.

One kick made contact with the paramedic's shoulder. The police were notified of the assault and Hamilton was arrested at the scene.

Woman beats up boyfriend and her mother because he refused to have sex with her

Tabithia Grooms 
By: Feng Qian

A woman was arrested on a charge of assault after allegedly beating up her boyfriend because he refused to have sex with her, police in Georgia said.

Augusta police said that they have arrested 35-year-old Tabithia Grooms, after being accused of beating her boyfriend and her mother.

According to the police investigation, early in the day, Grooms asked her boyfriend for sex, and when he refused, she went out for several hours before coming back in the evening.

When Grooms of the 1900 block of Haynie Drive, came home, she attacked her boyfriend who was sitting on the couch. She hit his face, head and neck before biting his arm.

During the assault, Grooms said that she had sex with numerous men because he refused to sleep with her early in the day.

Her boyfriend escaped to the bathroom and called police. When police arrived, Grooms threatened to run over one of the officers with a baby carriage.

Grooms’ mother, who also lives in the house, said that her daughter punched her in the left eye. Grooms was charged with two counts of assault.

Man dies while sucking snake’s head because he wanted his body to be immune to toxins

Snake illustration 
By: Wayne Morin

A man is dead after placing a snake’s head in his mouth.

Police in Ghana, said that the 53-year-old man died last week, after placing a venomous decapitated snake’s head in his mouth.

The man apparently consumed the snake head in a bid to boost his immune system against snake toxins.

The man was identified as Musah Dzikpor from Aflao.

Police said that the snake was found on a farm owned by a friend of Dzikpor, who was riding a tractor.

When the tractor operator tried to remove it, the snake became aggressive. Someone grabbed a machete and removed the snake’s head.

The snake’s head is said to be valuable for traditional medicine, so nearby villagers gathered and began arguing over who should take possession of the snake.

Dzikpor took the snake’s head and immediately tried to suck the venom out of its mouth. The reptile sunk its teeth into the man's tongue, injecting poison directly into his bloodstream.

He died about 30 minutes later while being transported to a hospital.

Man dies after shooting firecracker from top of his head

Devon Staples 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) A man died in a tragic accident while he was playing with fireworks.

22-year-old Devon Staples was drinking with his friends when he launched a firecracker from the top of his head, killing him instantly, police said.

Staples and his friends had been drinking and setting off fireworks in the backyard of a friend’s home in Maine, said Stephen McCausland, a spokesman for the State Department of Public Safety.

Staples of Calais, placed the firecracker on the top of his head and told his friends he was going to light it, McCausland said.

His friends urged him to stop. “Devon was not the kind of person who would do something stupid. He was the type of person who pretends to do something stupid to make people laugh,” his brother, Cody Staples, 25, said.

Cody said that he was a few feet away when Devon lit the firecracker. Sadly, he died immediately in front of his horrified family and friends.

Legally shoot city official with Taser for $5

The advertisement for the raffle 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) Did you ever wonder what it feels like to shoot someone with a Taser?

Now, you will be able to win a chance to legally shoot a city official with a Taser.

Officials in Des Moines, Iowa, are offering its residents the opportunity to use a Taser on a city official. Van Meter officials are selling raffle tickets for just $5.

The raffles are part of a fundraiser for public safety. The raffle winner will have the opportunity to use a Taser on City Administrator Jake Anderson or Councilman Bob Lacy.

The two volunteered to be Tasered. Police officers will be on site to help out the man who will be Tasered.

The proceeds from the raffle tickets will help the police department buy a second patrol car and add speed radars among other things.

Anderson said that the idea came about during a meeting with police about funding. It began as a joke, but soon turned into a competition between Lacy and Anderson.

The police department is also raffling off gift cards.

Man’s car cut after being hit by giant saw blade while driving on highway

The blade 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A man is lucky to be alive after a large saw blade hit his car while driving along a road.

The man of China, was driving his car when it was hit by the giant circular saw blade.

The man was identified as Mr. Xiang. He was driving on the Chongqing-Guizhou Expressway toward Chongqing around 3:30 p.m., when his car was hit by the 5-foot saw blade

Xiang said that a truck lost control and crashed. The truck was carrying circular saw blades. Four of the blades rolled out of the back of the truck, and one of them ended up rolling into oncoming traffic.

Xiang said that he heard a loud explosion, and smoke started coming from his engine.

He went to investigate, and was surprised to see that the blade left a 20-inch cut in the front of his car.

Xiang, who almost lost control of his car, was not hurt.

Criminal breaks down in court after judge recognized him as former classmate whom she adored

Arthur Booth 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A judge and her former classmate reunited in a courtroom.

The man, who had a promising future as a child, sadly turned to a life of crime.

49-year-old Arthur Booth of Miami, Florida, was in court for a bail hearing on Thursday, after he was arrested and charged with burglary.

During his bond hearing, Judge Mindy Glazer asked Booth if had attended the Nautilus Middle School. That is when Booth suddenly recognized the judge as his former classmate.

Booth hung his head in shame and said: “Oh my God, oh my God.” He then began to cry as judge Glazer recalled their childhood.

“He was the nicest kid in middle school,” the judge said. “I used to play football with him, and look what has happened,” she added.

Booth had a lot going for him in life, but unfortunately, he chose a path of drugs and crime, according to family members.

His cousin Melissa Miller, said that Booth is a good father and grandfather. She also said that she and other family members hope that the encounter with the judge will be a wake-up call for him and he will change his ways.

Judge Glazer set bond at $43,000 telling Booth that she hopes he will turn his life around and start leading a lawful life.

8-year-old girl horrified to see her pregnant mother dead after being shot by her boyfriend

Jefferson Jones 
By: Chan Yuan

A young girl was horrified to find her pregnant mother laying dead in the bedroom of her home, prosecutors in New York said.

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson announced that a 42-year-old man was sentenced to serve 17 years to life in prison for killing his girlfriend, who was nine months pregnant when he shot her in the head inside her home.

Jefferson Jones pleaded guilty to one count of second-degree murder.

According to the police investigation, the defendant shot Lamethia McCollum, 28, twice in the head inside her apartment at 1394 East 48th Street in Flatlands.

The body of the victim was discovered by her 8-year-old daughter. Jones is currently serving a prison sentence for an unrelated crime.

Jones and an accomplice were spotted by a homeowner in the backyard of 176-10 145th Drive in Springfield Gardens, Queens.

Police was called and Jones, who was in possession of a gun, was charged with attempted burglary.

Forensic analysis determined that a single spent shell casing that was recovered at the scene of the murder matched the defendant’s gun.

Jones was sentenced to three and a half years in prison for first-degree attempted burglary in connection with the Queens case.

He will begin serving his sentence for the murder after completing his sentence for the attempted robbery.

63-year-old landlord beats tenant's children with iron rod because parents didn’t pay rent

For rent sign illustration 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A landlord was arrested, charged and convicted of murder after killing his tenant and beating children with an iron rod following a dispute over unpaid rent, prosecutors in New York said.

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson announced that the 63-year-old landlord of East New York, was sentenced to serve 15 years to life in prison for killing his 51-year-old tenant following a dispute over unpaid rent.

63-year-old Phillip Estevez of 566 Shepherd Avenue, was convicted of one count of second-degree murder, three counts of second-degree assault and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

According to the police investigation, the defendant, who rented out rooms in his one family house, confronted Luis Martinez, 51, who rented a room in the basement, over unpaid rent.

During the confrontation, Estevez pulled out a gun and shot Martinez twice in the head and once in the chest, killing him.

The defendant then went up to the second floor of the house, where he rented rooms to tenant Ana Rodriguez and her husband and their two children.

Ana Rodriguez was home alone with her two children, an 11-year-old boy and a 12-year-old girl.

They tried to hide from the defendant, but he confronted them, striking the mother and the girl in the head with a pipe, and causing the boy to jump out of a window to seek help.

Both the boy, who broke his foot after jumping, and the girl, escaped and ran to the nearby police station to call for help.

Man kills his mother and tries to burn her in oven because God told him to kill witches

Shelton Eugene Bradley 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A man was arrested, charged and convicted of murder after killing his mother because God told him to kill witches, prosecutors in California said.

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced that the Lancaster man who killed his 73-year-old mother, was sentenced to serve 15 years to life in prison.

Deputy District Attorney Theodore Swanson said that 49-year-old Shelton Eugene Bradley, pleaded no contest to one count of second-degree murder and agreed to waive any credit for time served in jail since his arrest.

Bradley was arrested a day after his brother called police to report that he found his mother, Rosie Manuel, unresponsive at her Lancaster home.

The victim was found dead with her upper torso on an open oven door, with the oven tipped slightly over on top of her, Swanson said.

According to the police investigation, the defendant said that God had told him that his mother was a witch and commanded him to kill and burn all witches.

Bradley admitted to strangling the victim, and attempted to place her inside the kitchen oven before fleeing from the scene.