Man gets free first-class tickets for life after using American Express credit card to purchase $170 million nude painting

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By: Mahesh Sarin

A man in China, has secured free first-class plane tickets for life for him and his family after using a credit card to purchase a $170 million painting.

Billionaire Liu Yiqian Liu bought a painting, showing a nude woman reclining on a sofa for $170 million at Christie’s in New York.

The painting was created by Amedeo Modigliani. Liu used his American Express card to pay for the painting. The American Express Centurion card has no official credit limit.

As a result of the purchase, Liu earned 170 million membership reward points. Liu and his wife, said that they planned to use the points to allow their family to travel first class for the rest of their lives.

With 170 million points, Liu and his family could travel anywhere 3,000 times in first class.

Adult movie company pays 17-year-old boy to engage in gay sex acts

Shota Oi 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) The president of an adult movie production company was arrested for violating child welfare laws after paying a boy to perform sex acts on other men, police in Japan said.

Tokyo police said that they have arrested 48-year-old Shota Oi, the president of Justice Corporation, after being accused of using a 17-year-old boy, who was not identified , to perform sex acts on men as part of an adult movie shoot.

According to the police investigation, Oi paid the 200,000 yen ($1,631) to take a part in the adult movie. The boy performed sex acts on several men.

The company earned around 10 million yen ($81,576) from the movie. Oi denied the allegations, saying that he thought the boy was 18 years old.

Justice Corporation has been producing adult movies since 2006, using mostly actors and models.

Plane passenger dips his fingers in wine and smears it on his private parts in front of flight attendants

Jasbir Singh Bharaj 
By: Feng Qian

A plane passenger was arrested on a charge of assault after smearing his private parts with wine and biting a police officer during a flight from the United Arab Emirates to the United Kingdom.

Now, 46-year-old Jasbir Singh Bharaj of Birmingham, has been sentenced to serve 11 months in jail after being convicted of drunkenness on an aircraft, criminal damage, racially aggravated words and behaviour and common assault.

According to the police investigation, while Bharaj was flying on an Emirates flight from Dubai to Birmingham, he drank vodka mixed with wine before becoming abusive towards the passengers and flight attendants.

Bharaj demanded more alcohol, and when his request was rejected, he swore several times even though there were four young children sitting behind him.

He threatened to punch a flight attendant in the face before dipping his fingers in wine and rubbing it onto his private parts.

A police officer who came on board to arrest Bharaj, was bitten on the arm. Bharaj caused $4,000 in damages on the plane.

Student suffers burns to his behind after friends set him on fire during vacation

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By: Chan Yuan

A student who was on vacation with his friends, was rushed to a hospital after being set on fire, causing him to suffer burn wounds, police in Australia said.

Queensland police said that the 17-year-old boy identified as Steve, has been drinking with friends when one of them began to burn everyone’s hair.

The person, who was not identified, eventually turned to Steve and set fire to the hair of his behind. However, Steve forgot to mention that he had traces of alcohol on his behind, after spraying himself, and the fire quickly spread.

After screaming in pain, redness began to from.

Steve and his colleagues visited a nearby medical tent, where he was instructed to go to the hospital and put water on the affected area.

He sat in a tub of water until an ambulance arrived to take him to the Gold Coast University Hospital, where he was treated for a superficial burn wound on his behind.

The friend who caused the injury, was not arrested.

Airline workers seen using luggage to play tossing game on runway

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By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) An airline passenger was horrified to see airline employees in California, playing games with luggage.

The passenger at the San Jose International Airport, recorded a video of the workers, throwing the luggage as though they were bean bags.

The luggage seemed to be tossed in a game, where workers attempted to test how far they can throw them. Employees seemed to be cheering one another.

The man uploaded the video to Southwest Airlines’ Facebook page and asked if that was how they treat all of their customers’ luggage. He wrote: “Southwest, is this how you treat all our bags?”

Southwest Airlines promised to investigate the incident. They discovered that the employees in the video did not work for them.

A spokesperson for Alaska Airlines, which shares the terminal with Southwest, admitted that the people seen in the video playing games with the suitcases, are their employees.

The spokesperson said that the luggage was dummy bags full of magazines.

25-year-old woman has 15 surgeries to remove 6 ribs so she can have world’s smallest waist

Pixee Fox 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A young woman had many surgeries to remove ribs from her waist.

Pixee Fox, 25, underwent an extreme transformation because she wanted to look like a cartoon character.

Fox, 25, spent about $120,000 in surgical procedures to achieve her unique look. Fox worked as an electrician when she lived in Sweden, before moving to North Carolina.

She had 6 of her ribs removed in an attempt to reduce the size of her waist to a record 14 inches. Her waist is now 16 inches.

The current record holder is 78-year-old Cathie Jung, who has a tiny 15-inch waist.

Fox loves it when people tell her that she looks like a cartoon character. To her, it means that she accomplished her goal. She said that people often come to her and say: “Don't take this the wrong way, but you look like a cartoon character.”

Fox takes it as a compliment because that is the look she wanted to achieve. The woman has 70,000 followers on Instagram, and she insists that she is a good role model for them.

Fox also made her breasts and hips bigger. Her breast size before surgery was 30 while her waist was 24 and hips were 34. After surgery, her breast size increased to 38, while her waist rose to 16 and hips to 38.

Police officer’s wife dies while lying in bed after his gun discharged while removing his pants

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By: Wayne Morin

A police officer was arrested after his wife died from a gunshot wound to her leg as she was lying in bed, police in Nigeria said.

Lagos State police said that they have arrested Yinka Oloko, after accidentally shooting his wife who was lying in bed as he removed his pants.

According to the police investigation, Oloko came home on Tuesday afternoon, and went to his bedroom in order to lie down. His wife was already in bed as Oloko began to undress.

While pulling down his pants, Oloko’s gun discharged, hitting his wife in the leg. The woman was rushed to a nearby hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

The were no incidents of domestic violence in the home prior to this incident, and police believe that the death was an accident.

However, Oloko was placed under arrest, pending the outcome of the investigation.

Man refuses to leave burning sex shop booth until he finished watching adult video

The man being treated by firefighters 
By: Feng Qian

A man was forcefully removed from an adult video shop by firefighters.

Fire fighters were called after a fire broke out in the sex shop in Germany, but one man refused to leave until he finished watching his adult video.

Firefighters who battled the blaze at the SexyAngel shop in Hamburg, found the man locked in one of the viewing booths, which was filled with smoke.

When they tried to rescue him, the man refused to unlock the door of the booth, saying that he will not leave until his video named Throbbin Hood, was finished.

According to the police, the man who was being dragged from the building to safety, shouted: “I paid 7.50 euros ($7.90) for this and I have not finished yet.”

The man was taken to a hospital and treated for smoke inhalation.

16-year-old boy killed while twerking on top of female friend’s jeep

Alex Desalis 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A mother said that her son was a comedian who liked to make everyone laugh, and she believes that his life ended while he was doing so.

The family is mourning the loss of 16-year-old Alex Desalis of Georgia, who was killed while trying to make his teenage friend laugh.

Kenneth and Michelle Guthrie said that Alex, met his female friend who was driving a jeep. He jumped onto the hood of her car and began twerking to make the girl laugh.

However, he slipped from the car head first and he was run over by the vehicle. He suffered extensive brain injuries and two punctured lungs.

He was rushed to the Grady Memorial Hospital. He was removed from life support and he died the next day.

Alex’s parents said that they do not want the 16-year-old girl who caused their son’s death to be jailed. They do not even want her to serve probation over the death.

The couple said that the teenager was a good friend of their son. The victim’s mother said that she wants to hug the suspect and tell her that it was not her fault because it was an accident.

Police are investigating the incident and so far, the girl was not arrested.

Man wanted for sexually abusing woman arrested while urinating on street

Rubicel Sanchez 
By: Wayne Morin

Police in New York, released a video of a man who is wanted for sexual abuse.

He was later arrested while urinating on the street. Police said that they have arrested the man who tried to rape a woman in an apartment building in Manhattan.

Police said that the 62-year-old woman identified the suspect as 31-year-old Rubicel Sanchez, who is homeless, after he approached her and tried to rape her.

The incident unfolded at 1:00 a.m. The woman managed to fight off Sanchez, and she fled the scene.

Police released a surveillance video of the suspect, who was seen wearing a black leather jacket with a Batman symbol on it.

Officers Daniel Roth and Frank Faber spotted Sanchez urinating on the street near 62 East Broadway. They placed him under arrest, police said.

Sanchez was charged with robbery and sexual abuse.

Jealous woman kills her baby with hot water while attempting to hurt cheating husband

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By: Mahesh Sarin

A woman was arrested for burning her baby while trying to punish her husband for cheating, police in Zimbabwe said.

27-year-old Fortune Vutete of Harare, allegedly killed her young son after accidentally burning him with hot water while trying to hurt her husband.

Vutete wanted to spill a pot of boiling water on her husband after she found a video of him engaging in a sex act with his brother’s wife.

6-month old Munesuishe Travis Mironga was sleeping on the couch with his father, 32-year-old Owen Mironga, when his mother attempted to burn her husband with hot water.

Sadly, the boiling water went on the baby and he suffered first-degree burn wounds. The husband also suffered burns on his hand, and the two were rushed to Parirenyatwa Hospital for treatment. The baby later succumbed to his injuries.

Vutete was arrested and brought before Provincial Magistrate Tendai Mahwe. She faces charges of physical abuse and culpable homicide. She was released on $50 bail so that she can bury her son.

Man sits on pregnant wife’s stomach while beating her for embarrassing him at work

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By: Tanya Malhotra

Police were called after a husband was seen beating his pregnant wife, Police in Zimbabwe said.

The man of Gweru, was accused of beating his pregnant wife while sitting on her stomach during a domestic dispute.

Prosper Zimhuka, 38, was arrested, and he faces a charge of domestic violence. Zimhuka beat his wife, Portia Mugangavari, after accusing her of following him to work and humiliating him in front of his coworkers.

Prosecutors told the court that Zimhuka, confronted his wife after learning that she followed him to his job at a mine and told his coworkers about the way he mistreated her at home.

Zimhuka questioned his wife as to why she followed him to his workplace and why she humiliated him in front of his coworkers.

The couple got into an argument, which turned violent. The woman said that Zimhuka, pushed her to a wall and when she fell, he sad sat on her stomach and beat her, placing the life of the unborn child at risk.

15-year-old girl whips her 7-year-old brother to death because he refused to go shopping

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By: Mahesh Sarin

A teenage girl was arrested on a charge of murder after allegedly killing her young brother because he refused to go shopping, police in Nigeria said.

Bayelsa State police said that they have arrested 15-year-old Faith Festus, after being accused of using a whip to beat 7-year-old Harry Mohammed.

Festus was charged with one count of murder. According to the police investigation, after Mohammed came home from school, Festus asked him to go shopping.

Mohammed refused, and as a result, Festus grabbed a whip and began beating her brother. The children’s parents were home at the time of the incident, and did nothing to help their son.

Festus beat her brother until he fell unconscious. The boy was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Man beats up his lover’s husband because he disturbed them during sex

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By: Feng Qian

A man who was angry that his lover’s husband disturbed them during sex, decided to beat him up, police in Zimbabwe said.

Douglasdale police said that they have arrested 38-year-old Thembani Ncube and Thomas Sibanda, after they were accused of beating 53-year-old Emlothi Mlilo.

They were both charged with one count of assault. Ncube and Sibanda pleaded guilty, and they were ordered to complete 210 hours of community service.

According to the police investigation, on the day of the assault, Mlilo returned from work and noticed that his wife was not home.

Mlilo suspected that his wife was having an affair with Ncube, and he immediately proceeded to his house located at 84 Devon Close.

Mlilo walked into the house and found Ncube having sex with his wife Tryphine Sibanda. A fight broke out between Mlilo and Ncube, before the husband ran out of the home with Ncube’s cellphone.

Ncube quickly called his friend Thomas Sibanda, and the two ran after Mlilo. The two beat up Mlilo, and he suffered a swollen head and broken ribs.

Mlilo filed a complaint with the police, and the two were arrested.

During questioning, Ncube told investigators that he beat Mlilo, because he disturbed him while having sex with his lover.

Man sexually assaults his child’s classmate in church parking lot after offering her ride to school

Rodman Rivera Chirinos 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A man was arrested on a charge of sexual assault after allegedly molesting his child’s classmate in the parking lot of a church, police in Florida said.

Davie police said that they have arrested 46-year-old Rodman Rivera Chirinos, after being accused of sexually assaulting the teenage girl after offering her a ride to school.

Chirinos was charged with two counts of lewd or lascivious molestation of a child older than 12 but under 16 years of age and lewd and lascivious exhibition.

He was booked into the Broward Main Jail, and his bail was set at $75,000.

According to the police investigation, the girl knew Chirinos through her church, and she stated that she knew the suspect for five years.

The incident began around 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday. Chirinos approached the girl, who was waiting at her school bus stop.

He offered a ride, but she refused. The girl walked to another bus stop, where Chirinos again offered her a ride, and she agreed.

Chirinos took her to the church parking lot in the 12900 block of State Road 84. He closed the doors of the car and began to touch her chest.

The girl tried to escape, but Chirinos grabbed her and began kissing her. Chirinos then took off the girl's pants and touched her private parts.

He then took her back to the bus stop.

Man throws eggs and potatoes at police because they were outside his home

Anthony Fennick 
By: Wayne Morin

A man was arrested on a charge of assault after allegedly throwing eggs and potatoes at police officers because they were outside his home, police in Florida said.

The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office said that they have arrested 20-year-old Anthony Fennick, after being accused of throwing food at the police officers who were responding to a disturbance in front of his home.

Fennick was charged with four counts of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer, criminal mischief and loitering. He was booked into jail, and his bail was set at $7,000.

According to the police investigation, on Tuesday around 10:30 p.m., officers arrived outside of Fennick’s home on a report of loud banging sounds.

As the officers were investigating, food items were thrown at them. At some point, Fennick asked the officers why they were outside his home.

Police told him that they were investigating loud banging sounds, and Fennick left. Shortly thereafter, a potato was thrown at the police, landing behind one of their cars.

Then an egg flew at them, almost hitting two officers. As they looked for the food thrower, three more eggs, another potato and a piece of fruit was thrown at them.

Later, they found Fennick in possession of an egg.

Man punches out 4 teeth of photographer because he took a picture of him in a park

Michael E. Cosgrove 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A man was arrested on a charge of assault after allegedly punching out four teeth of a photographer because he took a picture of him in a park, police in Florida said.

North Palm Beach police said that they have arrested 54-year-old Michael E. Cosgrove, after being accused of punching out the teeth of the 72-year-old photographer at the Lakeside Park.

Cosgrove was charged with one count of battery on a person age 65 or older. He was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail, and his bail was set at $5,000.

According to the police investigation, the 72-year-old victim who works at the Department of Public Works, was in the park taking pictures of landscapes and wildlife when Cosgrove approached him.

Cosgrove was told that the employee was taking photos as a hobby, but the suspect accused the victim of taking photos of houses.

The employee then took a picture of Cosgrove. In response, Cosgrove grabbed the employee around the neck and punched him.

Police officers who arrived at the scene, said that Cosgrove shouted that the older man was taking pictures of houses.

Cosgrove appeared to be under the influence of alcohol during the incident. The attack knocked out four of the lower front teeth of the victim.

Man kills coworker and buries him under shower because he was fired

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By: Tanya Malhotra

A man was arrested on a charge of murder after killing his coworker and burying him under a shower because he was fired, police in California said.

Now, 49-year-old Juan Alberto Galvez of Santa Fe Springs, has been sentenced to serve up to life in prison after being convicted of first-degree murder.

According to the police investigation, Galvez shot 38-year-old Guillermo Diaz. The two worked at a skylight manufacturing business.

Galvez had grown resentful toward Diaz after being fired from the skylight business.

In an effort to hide the victim’s body, Galvez encased it in cement and buried it under a makeshift shower he constructed at an auto repair business, where he worked within the same industrial park area.

Man rapes 4 women including 15-year-old girl in 1 week

Dexter Bell 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A man was arrested on a charge of rape after raping at least 4 women, including a 15-year-old girl, during a one-week crime spree, police in New York said.

Now, 26-year-old Dexter Bell of Brooklyn, has been sentenced to serve 100 years in prison after being convicted of four counts of rape.

According to the police investigation, the first incident occurred in the vicinity of Albany Avenue and Fenimore Street in Crown Heights.

Bell began following a 25-year-old woman after she exited a B12 bus.

After trying to talk to her, he grabbed her hand, pulled her into an alley, put his hands around her neck, threatened to kill her and punched her in the face before raping her.

The victim went home and later went to a hospital.

In another incident that occurred in the vicinity of Schenectady Avenue and Montgomery Street, Bell approached a 21-year-old woman, and said “hello.”

Bell started talking to her and she recognized him from the neighborhood, but told him that she was heading to work.

Bell led the victim into an alleyway in the vicinity of Crown Street and raped her. The victim went to a hospital.

In another incident that occurred in the vicinity of Farragut Road and 88th Street, Bell approached a 19-year-old woman, and began talking to her.

He eventually led her to a stairwell and grabbed her by the hair when she tried to leave. He then raped her. The victim went home and told her friend and her aunt, and then went to a hospital.

In another incident, Bell followed a 15-year-old girl who was walking along the B12 bus route. The two spoke and were walking together before going into a building on Midwood Street.

Bell pulled the victim by the arm into an elevator and then into a staircase on the 6th floor, where he raped her. She later told an acquaintance and then went to a hospital.

Thief dies after falling into storm drain while being chased by children

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By: Feng Qian

A thief in Zimbabwe, died after running away from children who spotted him stealing a cellphone.

Police said that the 18-year-old thief died when he fell into the storm drain while fleeing from the group of children who chased him.

The suspect, who was identified as Future Mkhize, died at the hospital. Victoria Falls District Chief Superintendent Jairos Chiwona said that they are investigating the incident.

“I can confirm that we have received a report of a suspect who died while fleeing a group of children after stealing a cellphone,” he said.

According to police, children were playing in the streets when they allegedly spotted Mkhize, stealing the phone and they ran after him.

Mkhize, who was homeless, took the phone from a car that belong to Anderson Shoniwa. The car was parked outside a house in Chinotimba.

Shonhiwa, who is employed by the Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe, told police that he left his cellphone in the front of his car and the windows were slightly down.

Mkhize allegedly fished out the phone about 2:00 p.m., and he ran away. Shoniwa’s wife Makombe, realized that the cellphone was missing and alerted her husband, who immediately went to file a police report.

On his way to the station, Shoniwa saw Mkhize being chased by children who were shouting “thief.” The phone was recovered, and Mkhize who was injured while falling into a storm drain, was taken to Victoria Falls District Hospital.

He succumbed to his injuries at 6:00 p.m.