Fashion shop under fire after begging customers to rape them during sale

Company asking customers to rape them 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A fashion shop is being slammed for using the term “rape” to attract shoppers during a recent sale.

Fashion retailer SuperGurl, urged their customers to “come rape us” on its website next to a picture of a girl in a suggestive pose.

After being criticized, the advertisement was removed. A spokesperson for the company, Jordus Lim, published an apology on SuperGurl’s social networking accounts.

Lim said that the ad was not meant to be offensive to anyone.

He said that he had been unable to review the work of the graphic designer before giving his approval for the image to be displayed on the website.

On its website, SuperGurl describes itself as an online destination for fun and free spirit.

In an apology on its website, Lim wrote: “I am writing this to express our sincerest apologies pertaining to our insensitive action and the choice of the word rape during our sale.

“We did not mean for it to be offensive to anyone, and I extend my sincerest apology.

As the director of the company, I have failed to review my graphic designer’s work before approving the image to be displayed on our site.

“I hereby acknowledge that we have made a mistake, and that our caption does not advocate the right values to young women.

“Having regretted what we have done, the team at Supergurl will definitely be more careful with what we will put up in the future as this is also a lesson learned for us.

“This was an honest mistake that we have made on our side, and we do know that it is indefensible. We hope that the public will accept our apology.”

24-year-old man smears feces on women’s faces while standing at bus stops

Bus stop illustration 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A man was arrested on a charge of vandalism after allegedly smearing feces on young women’s faces while they were standing at bus stops, police in Slovakia said.

Bratislava police said that they have arrested the 24-year-old man identified Martin M., after being accused of attacking numerous women with feces.

Police managed to catch the suspect after an alert commuter called the police to report a suspicious man at the Namestie Svateho Frantiska bus stop.

Police officers who arrived at the scene, detained the suspect and found that his hands were covered in feces. During a line-up, three women positively identified Martin as the attacker.

Police searched Martin’s home and found evidence that he was behind all the attacks. Police said that at least six women were victimized by Martin.

According to the police investigation, Martin usually chose female victims standing alone at bus stops late at night. He either smeared feces on their faces and clothes or urinated on their hair.

Man marries pizza pie because he is in love with it and it will never betray him

Man marries pizza pie 
By: Feng Qian

A man in Russia, made a statement about his love for pizza by marrying a pie at a pizzeria.

The 22-year-old man of Tomsk, who was not identified, revealed that since his friends always complain about their partners, he decided to take a different path.

The pizza lover was fed up being lonely and decided to marry.

The man said that since he loves pizza and he never had a bad experience with it, he decided to marry a pie. The man held a wedding ceremony at a small pizzeria near his home.

Employees at the shop crafted a specialized marriage certificate for the man and his bride. The man was dressed in his best suit while the bride was wearing a pretty veil on the pizza box.

It is unknown how the man consummated the marriage.

City to fine drivers traveling in dirty or scratched vehicles

Dirty car illustration 
By: Chan Yuan

Resident of a city in China, were shocked to learn that police will start handing out tickets to drivers who are caught traveling in dirty or scratched vehicles.

Officials in Nanjing, announced that drivers of dirty vehicles will be fined as they affect the appearance of the city.

The driver of a vehicle found to have dirt on the body, wheels and chassis will be told to clean the offending areas and receive a fine of $16.

The driver of a vehicle that is found to have dirt on the license plate, visible damage or peeling paint, will receive a fine of up to $300.

Fines will also be given to drivers of vehicles that have advertisements. Fortunately for motorists, no fines will be given on rainy or snowy days.

Officials said that the new campaign will help improve the image of the city.

Jealous husband burns himself while trying to torch car of his wife’s secret lover

Car on fire illustration 
By: Wayne Morin

A jealous husband accidentally set himself on fire while trying to torch the car of his wife’s secret lover, police in Zimbabwe said.

Harare police said that they have arrested Munyaradzi Nyandoro, after being accused of engaging in a high-speed chase with Tendai Mujakachi, before burning his car and himself because he suspected him of having a sexual relationship with his wife Stella.

He was charged with one count of malicious damage to property.

According to the police investigation, when Nyandoro learned that Mujakachi was having a sexual relationship with Stella, he used his wife's phone to lure him to his home.

Nyandoro posed as Stella, and sent a message to Mujakachi, stating that he should come over to the home. When Mujakachi arrived, Nyandoro tried to attack him, but he quickly fled from the scene with his car.

Nyandoro quickly chased after him and the two were engaged in a high-speed chase. At some point, Mujakachi’s car became disabled, and he fled on foot.

Nyandoro quickly went to a nearby gas station and bought a container of gasoline. He then doused Mujakachi’s car with gasoline and set it on fire.

However, Nyandoro suffered severe burns to his face, chest and hands. Nyandoro was taken to the Parirenyatwa Hospital, where he is said to be in stable condition.

Woman records herself performing sex act on 1-month-old baby

Katherine Grace Rice 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A woman was arrested on a charge of sexual assault after allegedly recording herself performing a sex act on a baby, police in Florida said.

Zephyrhills police said that they have arrested 31-year-old Katherine Grace Rice, after being accused of performing a sex act on her 1-month-old child.

Rice was charged with one count of sexual battery involving a victim under 12 years of age and one count of sexual performance by a child.

She was booked into the Pasco County Jail, and her bail was set at $60,000.

According to the police investigation, a person called police to report a video on Facebook, which showed Rice performing a sex act on the child.

Police first spoke with Rice's husband, who told them that he was aware of the video. Rice then admitted that she recorded the video using a tablet before sending it around.

Woman sends men to rape neighbor by posing as her on dating website

Frankie Tapscott 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A woman was arrested on a charge of stalking after allegedly setting up a fake profile on a dating website and sending men to rape her neighbor, police in Florida said.

Largo police said that they have arrested Frankie Tapscott, after being accused of sending men to rape her neighbor.

Tapscott was charged with one count of aggravated stalking.

According to the police investigation, Tapscott published a fake profile on the dating website Plenty of Fish. On the profile, Tapscott wrote that she likes being forced to do things.

She invited men to come to her apartment and rape her. The profile caused the victim to worry about her safety because men began to call her, and one man even knocked on her door.

The victim said that she has no choice but to arm herself with a gun.

Woman uses car keys as weapon to stab rapist and bites his tongue as he kissed her

Johnathon Holmes 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A man was left badly bruised after he jumped on a woman and sexually assaulted her.

Johnathon Holmes, 35,of Sheffield, England, followed the 21-year-old woman at midnight, while she was on her way home from work.

Surveillance video of neighborhood stores show that Holmes followed the woman for more than a mile before launching his horrific assault, a court heard.

He dragged the woman to some bushes and grabbed her chest. He then got on top of the victim and pushed his tongue into her mouth and kissed her.

He told the woman “You will enjoy this.” However, the woman, who did not want to be kissed , bit his tongue.

The court heard that the woman repeatedly punched Holmes in the stomach, bit his tongue and used her keys as a weapon to stab him in the neck.

When two passersby heard her screams, they came to help. Holmes was further wounded when he jumped over the fence in an attempt to flee from the good Samaritans.

When Holmes was arrested, his face was badly bruised, but he said the he had no recollection of the events because he was drunk.

Holmes eventually pleaded guilty to one count of sexual assault and was sentenced to four and a half years in prison.

Man eats saw blade and nail to win $900 bet before using the cash for surgery to remove the items from his stomach

The nails and blade 
By: Feng Qian

A man heard two people making a bet about eating a metal blade and decided to try it himself.

The man of China, agreed to swallow a saw blade and a five-inch screw in exchange for $900.

The man named Xiao Gong of Ningbo, was concerned as to how he will pay his rent, so when he heard about the dangerous bet, he decided to take the challenge.

Gong swallowed the five-inch nail for 2,000 Yuan ($300) and a saw blade for 4,000 Yuan ($600).

However, after Gong won his bet, he was admitted to the hospital with severe injuries to the stomach. He nearly lost his life.

At the hospital, doctors took an xray of Gong’s stomach, and were surprised by its contents.

The nail and blade where both embedded in different parts of his stomach. Doctors were able to remove the nail after a two-hour surgery.

However, damage to the lining of the stomach means that Gong can easily develop an infection and he will require further treatment.

As a result of his silly behavior, Gong was left with a hospital bill of over 10,000 yuan ($1,500).

Activists shame racist Facebook commenters by putting the insulting comments on billboards near their homes

One of the shaming posters 
By: Chan Yuan

People are applauding activists for publicly shaming people who make racist comments online.

While many people would not make racist comments in public, they do so while hiding behind their computer.

However, activists now want to stop the racist comments by publicly shaming these people and exposing them to their neighbors. The shaming campaign began with racist social media insults against a black weather woman in Brazil.

Jurema Werneck, who works for Criola, an organization that advocates for black women, said that they decided to take action after people wrote racist remarks against TV meteorologist Maria Julia Coutinho. They started the “Virtual Racism, Real Consequences” campaign.

The organization create posters of the racist comments. They obscure the names and faces of those who wrote the racist comments. However, they announce that the racists live in homes nearby.

Obeses bride has hard time finding wedding dress and consummating her marriage

Lin Yue and Deng Yang 
By: Wayne Morin

An obese woman had a rude awakening when she attempted to find the perfect dress for her wedding.

30-year-old Deng Yang of Changchun, China, was disappointed when she was unable to find a wedding dress to fit her massive body.

However, she was devastated when she married the love of her life Lin Yue, 30, but they were unable to consummate their marriage because they are both obese.

The couple, who weigh a total of 882 pounds, have admitted that their bulging stomachs made having sex physically impossible.

The food-loving couple described themselves as being as wide as they are tall. In their quest to have children, the couple have decided to undergo gastric bypass surgery.

Nurse bites off and eats fingers of man who attacked her because his mother died

Fingers illustration 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A nurse was forced to defend herself from a man who attacked her after his mother died in her care.

Patrick Fortune, 52, of New York, was devastated over the loss of his elderly mother. He reached his breaking point a few days after his mother died of an apparent heart attack.

Fortune, who suffers from schizophrenia, accused the live-in nurse Rose Ferrier, of murdering his mother in their apartment in Canarsie.

He tried to kill the woman by choking her. Ferrier managed to get her attacker’s fingers in her mouth. She bit down with all her might and the tips of his fingers came off.

She swallowed one or two of the finger tips while trying to stop Fortune from killing her.

Homere Fortune, 54, said that his brother did not have an episode in six years. However, he believes that their mother’s death sent Patrick Fortune over the edge.

Ferrier suffered cuts to her eyes and ears. She is not facing charges of assault for biting off her attacker’s fingers as it was done in self defense.

Woman’s search for stranger who paid her $200 grocery bill ends in heartbreak

Matthew Jackson 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A woman spoke about the shock when she learned that the man who so generously helped her, died a day after helping her.

Jamie-Lynne Knighten, a stay at home mother of California, took to Facebook, where she spoke about her encounter with Matthew Jackson.

Knighten said that she was at the grocery store with her two young children when they were cranky, and she wanted to get home as soon as possible.

However, when she handed her credit card to the cashier, it was declined. She was at a loss and wanted to ask the cashier to place her items on the side so she can go home to get money.

However, 28-year-old Matthew Jackson was in line behind her, and he insisted on paying her $ 200 grocery bill. At first, she refused to take it, but Jackson did not take “no” for an answer.

He only had one condition: “she should pay it forward and help another person in need.”

A few days later, Knighten called the gym, where Jackson told her he worked. She called to thank him and Angela Lavinder picked up the phone.

Knighten told the manager that she was lucky to work with Jackson as he is a wonderful man.

Lavinder began crying and informed Knighten that he was involved in a car accident and died.

Knighten created a Facebook page called “Matthews Legacy” where she shared her story. Jackson’s mother said that she was comforted when Knighten reached out to her and told her about her son’s good deed.

His mother said that this was the kind of person Matthew was. He helped people and never bragged about it. May he rest in peace.

Woman stopped by police for wearing sunglasses while it was raining

Samantha Marie Forrest 
By: Feng Qian

Police in Florida, stopped a woman for wearing sunglasses on a rainy day.

Police questioned the woman and realized that the sunglasses still had the factory sticker on it.

Police said that Samantha Marie Forrest, 34, of Baker, was seen walking along West James Lee Boulevard, wearing a pair of sunglasses while it was raining.

Officers stopped Forrest and questioned her about the glasses because they were called to a convenience store on a shoplifting report.

The theft took place at the Tom Thumb located at 1992 W. James Lee Boulevard. A worker at the store told police that a woman with a dark jacket, jeans, a baseball cap and shoulder length blond hair took sunglasses from the stand before leaving the store.

Forrest matched the description and was wearing sunglasses with the factory sticker on the lens despite the fact that it was raining.

The woman told officers that she bought the sunglasses at Tom Thumb, but employees said that they did not sell any glasses that day.

Forrest was arrested for shoplifting. She was also found with a small plastic bag containing a white powder that tested positive for methamphetamine.

Forrest was charged with larceny, possession of a controlled substance without a prescription and possession of drug equipment.

Jobless man attempts to electrocute father after learning he is sole beneficiary of his estate

The younger John Knudsen 
By: Chan Yuan

A man was arrested after he used live wire in an attempt to kill his father in order to inherit his money immediately.

The man is accused of trying to kill his father after discovering that he was the sole beneficiary of his estate, according to a police report.

John Knudsen, 44, of Florida, allegedly attacked his 81-year-old father after they had an argument over his unemployment.

The victim, who is also named John Knudsen, had recently told his son that he had changed his will and deed so that the young Knudsen is the sole beneficiary of his father's fortune.

Days after learning about the will, the father said that his son entered the bathroom when he was inside and attempted to kill him with an electric cord plugged into the outlet and open wires on the other end.

The son then pressed the live wires into his father's chest, zapping him, the father said.

The father passed out during the incident, and when he awoke, he tried to calm his son down. After an hour of talking, both went to bed.

The victim locked the door of his bedroom and slept with a gun under his pillow for protection in case his son comes back to “complete the attack,” the police report stated.

When his son was asleep, the 81-year-old man ran out of the house and went to the Ormond Beach Police Department.

The younger Knudsen was charged with attempted first-degree murder,aggravated abuse of an elderly person and aggravated battery on a person aged 65 or older.

He is being held at the Volusia County Jail, and his bail was set at $70,000.

Wife allows 60-year-old pastor to marry 19-year-old pregnant girlfriend

Thom and Belinda Miller with Reba Kerfootruba 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) The wife of a pastor in Ohio, publicly voiced her support for her husband to marry his 19-year-old pregnant girlfriend.

60-year-old Thom Miller of Mansfield, met his first wife, 44-year-old Belinda Miller, eight years ago.

Belinda had 7 children from a previous marriage. After Thom discussed polygamy with Belinda, she suggested finding another woman to be part of the family.

Then she decided to welcome 19-year-old Reba Kerfootruba to their family.

The pastor and his wife first met Kerfootruba while she volunteered at church, and she moved into their home several weeks later.

Belinda said that she allowed her husband to marry another woman because it's like having a sister around all the time. The couple married in the church, seven years after Thom married Belinda.

The pastor is now fighting that the state recognize the marriage to his second wife the same way same sex marriages are recognized.

The three believe that the Bible supports polygamy. The pastor revealed that he shares his room with only one wife at a time.

Thom served seven years in prison for stabbing a man during a fight in a bar. He turned his life around by reading the Bible.

Small dog swallows 10 hearing aid batteries belonging to its owners

Cathy and Jim Barnard with their dog 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A small dog was rushed to an animal hospital and underwent emergency surgery after swallowing ten hearing aid batteries belonging to its owners in Texas.

Cathy and Jim Barnard of Willowbrook, said that their 7-pound dog named Boogie, chewed on the package and swallowed ten batteries.

After learning that their dog ate the batteries, the couple immediately took their 1-year-old puppy to Dr. Carissa Blair at the North Houston Veterinary Specialists.

Blair told the couple that the dog needed surgery as removing the batteries by inducing vomiting could leave burns in the esophagus.

Digestive fluids can decompose the batteries, causing harmful acids to be released. After consulting with the Barnards, Blair surgically removed the batteries, and Boogie was went home.

This was not the first time that the dog caused trouble. Several months ago, Boogie became ill after eating too much popcorn.


Man steals car to pick up girlfriend from jail and parks it at police station

Stolen car parked at police station 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A man was arrested on a charge of theft after allegedly stealing a car from a hotel parking lot in order to pick up his girlfriend from jail, police in Arizona said.

The Tempe Police Department said that they have arrested Miguel Redshirt, after being accused of stealing a pick-up truck to pick up his girlfriend, Lavina Jackson, who was in jail for assault after getting into a fight with her boyfriend.

Redshirt denied the allegations, saying that he borrowed the truck. He was booked into jail after being charged with one count of theft.

According to the police investigation, an officer who was equipped with a license plate reader, noticed the truck outside the Tempe Police Department on Monday.

The officer scanned the plate and learned that the truck was stolen. The truck was reported stolen from a hotel in Phoenix on Sunday night.

The truck was returned to its owner and Redshirt was placed behind bars.

15-year-old boy breaks into girls dormitory and undresses teens to take pictures of their naked bodies

Girl in bed illustration 
By: Mahesh Sarin

Police are looking to arrest a teenage boy on a charge of sexual assault after allegedly breaking into a girls dormitory to take pictures of naked girls, police in Austria said.

Salzburg police said that they are looking for the 15-year-old boy who broke into the girls dormitory on Sunday around 5:00 a.m.

According to the police investigation, the boy was seen playing with several doors in the dormitory before a 17-year-old girl opened her bedroom door.

The boy ripped off her shirt and tried to take pictures.

After a brief struggle, she managed to push him out of her room, but he was able to enter the room of another 17-year-old girl.

The boy then exposed himself to her before she ran out of her room. The boy ran after her and he managed to rip off her shirt.

The boy is said to be around 5 feet tall and was wearing a blue sweater, dark blue jeans and a hooded jacket.

Teacher gets $1,000 fine for covering swastikas with black paint

Swastikas illustration 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A teacher in Germany, was shocked to receive a fine of more than $1,000 for covering up swastikas with black paint on public property.

Ralf Bender of Hesse, decided to take matters into his own hands after complaining repeatedly about swastikas in the vicinity of his school.

After officials took no action to remove the swastikas, Bender took a can of black spray paint and covered the hateful symbols.

As a result, the city has ordered Bender to pay a fine of 1,000 euros ($1,061) in order to cover the cleaning expenses. Bender fought the fine, but a court upheld the city’s demands.

Surprisingly, Bender has been getting death threats ever since the matter became public, forcing him to take safety measures at home.

Bender is not backing down, and promised to take his case all the way to the country’s highest court.