Elementary school teacher accused of taking photos of naked boys for 7 years

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By: Feng Qian

An elementary school teacher was arrested on a charge of child pornography after allegedly taking photos of naked boys over a seven year period, police in Japan said.

Tokyo police said that they have arrested 38-year-old Masamichi Kumazawa, after being accused of running a children’s club in his home, where he took photos of naked boys.

According to the police investigation, Kumazawa formed the children’s club in order to be able to lure students to his home.

The club was only open to boys under 12 years old. While the children were at his home, he forced the boys to undress and took photos of them.

Police believe that there were at least ten victims. During questioning, Kumazawa admitted to the allegations, saying that he gets excited by looking at photos of naked boys.

He also told police that he was the only one looking at the photos and he has not shared them with anyone.

2 women kicked out of restaurant because they complained about crying 10-month-old boy

Katie Leach and her husband 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) Two women of Idaho, were surprised when the manager of a restaurant ordered them to quickly finish their food and leave because they complained about a crying child.

The incident unfolded after Katie Leach of Nampa, received a note from the women, complaining about her screaming 10-month-old boy.

Leach, who admits that her son likes to cry and scream, complained to the manager of Texas Roadhouse. The note said: “Thanks for ruining our dinner with your son screaming. The table behind you."

The women also told Leach, that their grandchildren do not behave that way. Leach spoke with the manager, who apologized for the way the women treated her.

The manager told the two women that they could finish their dinner, but then they had to leave quietly. The manager did not charge Leach for her food and she was told that her family is welcome back at the restaurant anytime.

Boy with diabetes dies after miracle healer persuades parents to stop insulin because he will exorcise the angel of death

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By: Wayne Morin

A miracle healer was arrested on a charge of causing death after allegedly persuading parents of a sick boy to stop giving him insulin because he will exorcise the angel of death, police in Japan said.

Tochigi police said that they have arrested 60-year-old Hiroji Kondo, following the death of 7-year-old Shun Imai, who suffered from type 1 diabetes.

According to the police investigation, Kondo instructing the 40-year-old parents to stop giving their son insulin despite knowing that he will likely die.

Kondo, who calls himself a miracle healer, received several million yen from the child's parents in exchange for healing the boy.

The parents, who are being investigated for negligence, told investigators that Kondo promised them that he could cure any disease.

Kondo repeatedly rubbed the body of the boy and chanted a spell as part of his treatment. Kondo told the parents to stop giving their son insulin because he will exorcise the angel of death from his stomach.

The parents stopped giving their son insulin after he was released from the hospital. The boy was rushed back to the hospital after becoming extremely ill.

After the boy’s condition improved, he was released from the hospital. The parents then stopped giving insulin again, causing their son to become increasingly weak.

He eventually died in the hospital as a result of stopping the insulin treatments.

Fired school teacher poses as 13-year-old girl and falsely accuses principal of sexual assault

Eleri Edwards and Tudur Williams 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A school teacher lost her license after being caught posing as a teenage girl and accusing a principal of raping her, police in the United Kingdom said.

The North Wales Police Service decided not to file charges against 32-year-old Eleri Edwards, despite making at least ten false allegations against principal Tudur Williams.

However, the Education Workforce Council suspended Edwards’ license after she blamed her husband for making the false allegations.

According to the police investigation, Edwards made false accusations about Williams after she was dismissed from the Ysgol Ardudwy school.

The reason for her dismissal as a math teacher was given as incompetence.

In order to take revenge, she called Childline on 10 separate occasions, claiming that she was a 13-year-old girl in the school and was being sexually assaulted by Williams.

Williams was interviewed by the police, and they determined the allegations are a hoax. Detectives then traced the IP address of the online complaints Edwards.

She was arrested and released without being prosecuted.

Good-looking school chef hangs herself days before going on trial for beating her father-in-law

Sarah Jane Hankins 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A good-looking school chef was found dead just days before going on trial for beating her elderly father-in-law, a court in the United Kingdom heard.

47-year-old Sarah Jane Hankins of Wiltshire, committed suicide by hanging herself because she couldn't handle the stress of a criminal trial and possible jail sentence.

Hankins’ husband, 54-year-old Gary Hankins, said that his wife denied assaulting his father, 81-year-old Geoffrey Hankins.

Sarah Jane Hankins, a mother of two children, was found dead in the bedroom of her home.

Gary Hankins blamed her suicide on prosecutors because they refused to drop the charge of assault against his wife despite the fact that she was a school chef and she took care of children with autism.

Sarah Jane Hankins was worried about what people would think of her if she is found guilty of assault, according to her notes that were found in her home.

The day before her death, Sarah Jane Hankins prepared food at the Grateley House School, and played games with students.

Geoffrey Hankins said that he did not press charges against his daughter-in-law.

ISIS fighters burn woman alive because she refused to perform wild sex act on them

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By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A group of ISIS fighters burned a young woman alive after she refused to perform a wild sex act on them, the special representative on sexual violence in conflict of the United Nations said.

According to the United Nations investigation, ISIS fighters routinely capture beautiful virgins as sex slaves as they conquer new territories.

After attacking a new area, fighters kill all the men and boys, and pretty girls under the age of 14 are sent to Raqqa, Syria.

ISIS fighters get three or four girls and they keep them for a month until they get tired of them.

One girl who changed hands 22 times, and another had the name of her master tattooed on the back to show that she was his property.

A 20-year-old woman was recently burned alive because she refused to perform wild sexual acts on a group of fighters.

Husband blows up his wife while having sex in car after accusing her of cheating

Oksana Bobrovskaya 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A couple died while having sex in a car after the husband detonated a bomb following an argument about her cheating with another man, police in Russia said.

Novosibirsk police said that 30-year-old Oksana Bobrovskaya, a member of the United Russia Party, was blown apart along with her husband, 35-year-old Nikita Bobrovsky.

According to the police investigation, the couple was having sex in their car, which was parked outside Bobrovskaya’s office.

The husband previously accused her of cheating on him with a rich man since he was out of work. Bobrovsky held a bomb in his car and detonated it while they were having sex.

Police officers and paramedics who arrived at the scene, found both of them naked in the back seat of their Toyota RAV4. All windows except the front windshield were blown out.

The couple left behind a 4-year-old daughter. Forensic evidence showed that the couple had sex right before the explosion.

Teenager comes home to find parents and young two brothers stabbed to death

David and Kelli Mata 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A teenager was horrified to find four members of her family stabbed to death.

Friends and family gathered at the home in Louisiana, after hearing the shocking news of the deaths.

Police said that the 18-year-old woman came home from a hunting trip and made the gruesome discovery.

She found the bodies of her mother, Kelli Mata, 40, and her stepfather, David, 46, in the living room.

She then discovered the bodies of 2-year-old Liam Mata and 4-year-old Caden, in separate bedrooms of the house in Marrero.

The family lived in a middle-class neighborhood. Family and friends said that couple seemed very happy and they did not see any signs of problems.

Police said that David stabbed his two young sons and his wife to death with a knife before killing himself. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand said that David fatally stabbed his wife and their sons sometime before 11:00 a.m.

The couple was married since 2012. May they rest in peace.

Teenager killed while saving female friend just three months after his older brother died in car crash

Darryl (center) and Ryan Tsatsos 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) A couple is now childless after their two sons died just three month apart.

The heartbroken parents, Paul and Julie Tsatsos of Michigan, spoke of their tremendous loss with the deaths of their teenage sons, who were very close to each other.

The couple’s younger son, 17-year-old Ryan Tsatsos, died as a hero after pushing a female friend away from the path of a speeding car.

While doing so, he was struck by the car. He flew 30 feet in the air and fell into a ditch, police said. The incident took place in the early morning hours in Mount Pleasant, as a group of friends walked to their residence hall.

“He was loving, he was caring, he cared for all his friends, he loved his family, and he would do anything for anyone,” his mother Julie said.

Ryan’s sudden death comes only three months after his older brother, 19-year-old Darryl, died in a three-car crash after police tried to pull him over for speeding.

Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding Darryl’s death.

Ryan’s friends spoke about how much he was hurting after losing his older brother, whom he loved dearly, while still putting on a brave face as he started college.

Their parents set up a GoFundMe page with a goal of collecting $10,000. Kindhearted people reached out to support the family, and they have now collected over $50,000.

Woman takes revenge on boss by trashing office with glitter and toilet paper

Samantha Lockhart and the trashed office 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A woman was arrested, charged and convicted of vandalism for destroying her boss’ office.

25-year-old Samantha Lockhart worked as a county government clerk in Ohio, when she entered her boss’ office and poured glitter and other items all over the place.

Lockhart,was found guilty by a jury of vandalism, a fifth-degree felony. She was given a nine-month suspended sentence along with a fine of $1,000.

As we reported earlier, a woman was seen trashing her supervisor's office on the last day of her employment.

The woman was accused of destroying the office of her supervisor with glitter and silly string on her last day in office.

Lockhart of Akron, was charged with fifth-degree felony vandalism, burglary and harmful criminal offense in the Akron Municipal Court.

Police arrested Lockhart after seeing a surveillance video that showed her entering the office building with a man and trashing the office.

Lockhart worked as a clerk for the Summit County Fiscal Office of Kristen M. Scalise since 2013.

Summit County officials said that Lockhart recently submitted her resignation letter, and said that she would continue working for another week.

One the last day of her job, Lockhart called in sick and did not turn over her magnetic card, which gave her access to the office.

Police said that about 5:00 p.m., Lockhart was seen on surveillance video walking into the office with toilet paper and a bag.

Once inside, Lockhart went to the office of her former supervisor, a 48-year-old woman, and destroyed it.

Lockhart threw glitter and silly strings over the supervisor's belongings, ruining many things, including two desktop computers, a scanner, printer, personal photos, office carpet and sweaters that the supervisor left on the desk.

She also spread an unknown white powder and toilet paper throughout the office.

Her male accomplice was not arrested.

Man bursts into ball of fire after climbing onto utility pole during fight with girlfriend

Luo on the utility pole 
By: Feng Qian

A man was severely burned after climbing up onto a utility pole.

Photos posted to the Internet, shows the man climbing to the top of the utility pole, following a fight with his girlfriend.

The man of China, suffered life-threatening injuries after coming in contact with a live wire, which caused him to burst into a ball of fire.

The incident took place in Jinhua, Zhejiang, after the 30-year-old man who was identified as Luo, got into an argument with his girlfriend.

While sitting on the pole, he came into contact with live wires. Witnesses said that they heard the sound of an explosion and they saw Luo engulfed in flames.

Witnesses took photos as he fell to the ground while he was still on fire. First responders treated Luo at the scene before he was taken to a hospital in stable condition. However, he suffered serious burns all over his body.

One-armed widow works three jobs to support her two children

Fang Wenying working 
By: Chan Yuan

A one-armed woman is making headlines over her sacrifices for her children.

Fang Wenying of China, works three jobs each day in order to care for her two daughters since her husband died in a car accident.

Wenying said that her life was turned upside down after her husband died in an accident three years ago. He was the primary breadwinner.

In order to compensate for the loss of income, she took on three different jobs with the sanitation department in Anqing.

Wenying works up to 16 hours per day. Wenying leaves her house about 3:30 a.m., and returns home after 10:30 p.m. every day. She performs manual labor like cleaning the streets, despite having only one arm.

In order to ease the financial burden, Wenying’s second daughter Dandan, who is now 20, dropped out of high school to work in a bakery.

Wenying said that she earns 2,800 yuan ($435) per month and her daughter brings home an additional 1,000 yuan ($155).

Wenying’s oldest daughter, 21-year-old Tingting, is currently in her first year at the Anhui Foreign Language University.

Wenying admits that although she is proud of her daughter and she wants her daughter to have a good education, the annual tuition of 10,000 yuan ($1,500) puts a lot of pressure on her.

Fang originally lost her left arm during a confrontation with her husband. The incident took place in 2003. Due to the confusion caused by his schizophrenia, the man tried to attack his daughter with a knife.

Wenying intervened in order to protect their daughter and lost her arm. “During the darkest times, she was considering divorce, but when he returned to his health, he begged her not to leave.

In 2013, while walking home together, Wenying’s husband was hit by a car. The driver fled the scene and he was never apprehended.

Teacher drags 14-year-old girl out of school by her hair and beats her

Youssif Z. Omar 
By: Wayne Morin

A man was arrested after dragging a teenager out of school and beating her.

Police said that Youssif Z. Omar of Columbia, Missouri, who was an assistant professor at the University of Missouri, was arrested for child abuse.

The 53-year-old man is accused of pulling the girl, who is a member of his family, out of the Hickman High School by her hair and slapping her.

Police responded to the school at 1104 N. Providence Road at 3:00 p.m., for a call of child abuse, police said.

Police said that the incident occurred when Omar noticed that his 14-year-old female relative was not wearing a hijab, a traditional headscarf that some Muslim women wear.

Omar became furious and grabbed the girl “very violently by the hair,” and pulled her down a flight of stairs and out of the school building, Officer Latisha Stroer said.

Omar allegedly slapped the girl in the face and then pulled her into his car by the hair, Stroer added.

Police arrested Omar on a charge of child abuse. He was released from the Boone County Jail, after posting $4,500 bail.

Prankster wears money suit and offers cash to random people to prove how greedy the New York rich are

Coby Persin with money suite 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) A man known for his unique pranks and for helping the homeless, recorded a video, showing how greedy the New York rich are.

Coby Persin is a young prankster who looks like Zac Efron, according to members of the public.

In his latest prank, Persin walked around New York City in a suit covered with $1 bills. He held a sign that read: “Take what you need.”

The results were shocking. The video was uploaded to YouTube, where it went viral and had more than 1.7 million views in a few days.

One man dressed in a suit walked up to Persin and grabbed a few dollars. When he was asked if he needed the money, the man admitted that he does not. “It is free, who wouldn't take it,” he said.

A woman in a suit walked up to Persin and grabbed about $19. Persin pointed out that the woman had a Louis Vuitton bag. He asked the woman: “Do you really need the money?” To which she replied: “Yes. I have a nail appointment."

Persin noticed that the majority of people who took the money had expensive clothes or designer purses.

After about 90 minutes, a homeless man saw the sign and took only $2. The homeless man said that he needed the money for food.

When Persin told him to take more money so that he can buy food for the next day, the homeless man refused, saying that he should save the rest to help others.

Persin was so impressed that he gave the homeless man an additional $60.

Naughty Santa Claus steals helicopter during joyride

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By: Wayne Morin

Police are looking to arrest a man dressed as Santa Claus, after being accused of stealing a helicopter during a joyride, police in Brazil said.

Sao Paulo police said that the suspect hired a pilot and rented the helicopter for a joyride after conspiring with another man to steal it.

He told the pilot that he needed to surprise a group of adults and children at a party.

According to the police investigation, Santa Claus hired the pilot on Friday night at the Campo Marte airport. During the flight, Santa Claus forced the pilot to fly the Robinson model 44, to a small farm and land the aircraft.

Another man was waiting for them, and the two tied up the pilot before flying away from the scene. After several hours, the pilot managed to escape and call the police.

So far, police have not found the helicopter or the naughty Santa Claus.

Nurse ignores patient bleeding from head because she was on her break

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By: Mahesh Sarin

A nurse is being investigated after she allegedly ignored a patient who was bleeding from the head because she was on her break at the time, a court in the United Kingdom heard.

Paramedics who responded to the scene at the Wheatfield Court Care Home, filed a complaint against Minimol Chacko, who refused to help them care for the patient.

According to investigators, Chacko was on her break when another nurse found the patient lying on the floor of his room and bleeding from the head.

Chacko refused to help the nurse because she was on her scheduled break. Chacko did not make herself available to answer the inquiries of paramedics who arrived at the scene.

Chacko also ignored a rash on the patient's stomach. Chacko is also accused of failing to help a patient suffering from bedsores.

Chacko denied all the allegations.

Driver who killed girl in hit and run claims he is legally blind and thought he hit deer

Hector Arroyo 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A driver who killed a girl in a hit and run incident, told investigators that since he is legally blind, he shouldn’t be charged with a crime, police in Michigan said.

The Eaton County Sheriff’s Office said that they have arrested Hector Arroyo, after being accused of running over 13-year-old Helina Dirba, and fleeing from the scene.

He was charged with involuntary homicide-manslaughter with a vehicle, driving while license suspended causing death and failure to stop at the scene of a crash causing injury or death.

If convicted, Arroyo faces up to 15 years in prison.

According to the police, Arroyo told investigators that he did not stay at the scene of the incident because he was driving without a license.

Arroyo said that he thought he hit a deer, but Helina was hit while crossing a street in the crosswalk around 7:30 a.m. She was taken to a nearby hospital, where she died several days later.

Arroyo’s license was suspended several years ago because he is legally blind.

Father beats 7-year-old son to death and feeds him to pigs

Michael A. Jones 
By: Feng Qian

A father was arrested on a charge of assault after allegedly beating his young son to death before feeding his body to the pigs, according to police in Kansas.

Wyandotte County police said that they have arrested 44-year-old Michael A. Jones, after being accused of killing his 7-year-old son and dumping his body in a barn with pigs.

Jones was charged with aggravated assault with a firearm, aggravated battery and child abuse. He was booked into the Wyandotte County Jail, and his bail was set at $10 million.

According to the police investigation, Jones and his wife, 29-year-old Heather Jones, lived in a home full of garbage and toys.

Two women who babysat the couple's 8 children said that the condition inside the house located in the 5200 block of N. 99th Street, was deplorable.

The 8 children are between 1 and 11 years old. Police arrived at the house on Wednesday morning, after receiving a report that Michael Jones shot his wife.

As the police were at the scene, someone told them to check on a decomposed body of a 7-year-old missing boy. In the barn, they found human remains.

Investigators said that they believe the remains are the result of the child being fed to pigs after being beaten to death. The state took custody of the couple’s 7 remaining children.

Man stabs his brother and girlfriend with potato peeler during argument

Potato peeler illustration 
By: Chan Yuan

Police are looking to arrest a man on a charge of assault after allegedly stabbing his brother and girlfriend with a potato peeler, police in Rhode Island said.

Providence police said that they were called to a home located in on Smith Street on Friday morning, on a report of two brothers fighting.

Police officers who arrived at the scene, found a man and his girlfriend suffering from stab wounds.

According to the police investigation, the two victims, Tyresha Barrett and Luis Zuniga, sustained injuries from a potato peeler during a fight between Zuniga and his brother.

Barrett told officers that after she, her boyfriend, and his brother had dinner, they all went to sleep. Later, she awoke to the sound of Zuniga fighting with his brother identified as Miguel Revolorio.

Revolorio tried to grab a knife, but Barrett said she stopped him. Revolorio then grabbed a potato peeler, and stabbed Barrett in the arm and then stabbed Zuniga in the abdomen.

Revolorio is described as a Hispanic man. He was last seen wearing a red shirt with blue jeans. So far, Revolorio was not arrested.

The two victims did not suffer life threatening injuries.

Burglar dies while climbing down chimney after homeowner lit fire

Scene of the incident 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A burglar died after being burned by a homeowner while climbing down a chimney, police in California said.

Fresno County police said that the burglar, who was not identified, was stuck inside the chimney when the homeowner came home and decided to light a fire in the fireplace.

According to the police investigation, the homeowner, who was not identified, tried to extinguish the fire after hearing the burglar scream, but the house quickly filled with smoke.

Firefighters and police officers responded to the scene and dismantled the chimney in an attempt to rescue the man, but he was declared dead at the scene.

Police warned thieves that fireplaces are not completely open and accessible through the roof because a metal plate at the bottom blocks access to the home.