1,000 high school students parade in bikinis for chance to become flight attendant

High school graduates in bikinis 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) More than a thousand high school graduates in China, signed up with the Oriental Beauty modeling agency for help to find them jobs as flight attendants or models.

Due to the large number of applicants, the company decided to hold a beauty contest in order to pick the most beautiful women to fill the job openings for flight attendants and models.

The 1,000 female graduates were seen parading in bikinis in order to get a chance to work. The beauty contest was held in Qingdao, Shandong, last week.

The women came from across the country, including Shandong, Hebei, Shanxi, Anhui, Jiangsu, Jilin.

On its website, Oriental Beauty stipulated that prospective candidates have to be at least five feet six inches tall, but for women with exceptional beauty, the requirement is lowered to five foot five inches tall.

Women have to be sleek, slim, soft-spoken and have no scars on the exposed part of the skin.

Waiter drags waitress into storage room and sexually assaults her

Waitress (illustration) 
By: Chan Yuan

A waiter was arrested on a charge of sexual assault after allegedly dragging a waitress into a storage room, where he sexually assaulted her, police in the United Arab Emirates said.

Dubai police said that they have arrested the 26-year-old waiter who was identified as N.K., after being accused of forcibly kissing the waitress, who was not identified, in the food court of the Ibn Battuta Mall.

The suspect was charged with one count of drinking without a license and one count of sexual assault.

According to the police investigation, the suspect followed the waitress during lunch hour, and when she was near the storage room, he dragged her inside and locked the door.

He pushed the waitress against the wall before he kissed her against her will. He then touched her private parts. The woman told investigators that she smelled alcohol on the waiter's breath.

A manager of a nearby restaurant heard the woman screaming from inside the storage room and opened the door. The woman told him what happened, and the manager detained the waiter until police arrived at the scene.

Groom comes home to find his best friend in bed with his bride

Lovers (illustration) 
By: Wayne Morin

A man was arrested on a charge of adultery after allegedly being caught in bed with a newlywed woman, police in Nigeria said.

Borno State police said that they have arrested the 35-year-old man, who was not identified, after being accused of having sex with the bride of 28-year-old Bakolo Abdullahi.

According to the police investigation, Abdullahi called the police on Monday around 9:00 p.m., after coming home and finding his best friend sleeping with his wife.

Abdullahi told investigators that he and his wife got married last week, and when he came home, the door was locked. He knocked on the door, but his wife refused to open it.

Abdullahi forced his way into the house, and found his best friend getting dressed in the bedroom. Abdullahi punched his friend in the face before calling the police.

Police officers who arrived at the scene, arrested the friend.

During questioning, the friend admitted to investigators that he had an affair with the bride. He asked for forgiveness, promising that it will never happen again.

Sexually aroused man wearing yoga pants harasses women on street

Yoga pants (illustration) 
By: Mahesh Sarin

Police are looking to arrest a man who harassed women while walking in the street in a state of sexual arousal, police in the United Kingdom said.

Manchester police said that officer are looking for the 50-year-old cyclist after a woman called the police to say that the sexually aroused man was walking around in the street and looking at women.

Officers searched the area of Piccadilly Gardens, but were unable to fund the man. The first call to the police came in around 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

“Call from a female reporting a male in lycra cycling shorts with an erection at Piccadilly bus stop. Patrols on route to take a look,” police wrote on Twitter.

About an hour later, the police reported that they were unable to locate the sexually excited suspect.

“No trace of any males in lycra shorts in Piccadilly. Looks like he cycled off. No additional offenses were reported by the informant,” the police wrote.

17-year-old boy steals school bus because his friend needed a ride home

School bus (illustration) 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A teen was arrested on a charge of theft after allegedly stealing a school bus because his friend needed a ride home, police in Canada said.

Hamilton police said that they have arrested the 17-year-old boy, who not identified, outside a Tim Hortons restaurant after people saw three teens in possession of the school bus.

The teenager was charged with one count of theft.

According to the police investigation, On Tuesday around 10:30 p.m., three teenagers were seen leaving the Tim Hortons restaurant with the school bus.

Police officers who arrived at the scene, learned that the bus had been reported stolen a week earlier.

Police questioned the three teens, and the 17-year-old boy told the officers that he stole the bus because his friend needed a ride home.

He then kept the bus near his home for a week, before picking up his two friends for a joyride around the city.

Robber dressed as Santa Claus holds up jewelry store before escaping in Hummer

The Hummer H2 used by Santa Claus 
By: Feng Qian

Police are looking to arrest a man on a charge of robbery after allegedly entering a jewelry store dressed Santa Claus and stealing jewelry, police in Canada said.

Stettler police said that the man who was dressed as Santa Claus, escaped from the scene with the stolen jewelry in a Hummer.

According to the police, the incident unfolded on Thursday evening, at the Ware's Jewelry store. The Santa entered the store and approached an employee.

He pulled out a gun, and asked for precious metals and diamonds. After getting the goods, he left the store and drove away in a Hummer H2.

Several days later, police found the Hummer abandoned on a quiet street. Police appealed to the public for information that will help them find the suspect.

The suspect was described as a white male, about six feet tall, with blonde hair and acne scarring on his face.

Police shoot nude man after he opened the door to his home

Open door illustration 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A naked man was shot several times by police after he opened the door to his own home while holding a gun, police in Florida said.

The Lakeland Police Department said that officers shot 44-year-old Wesley Lee Cook, after police officers came to his home in order to help 46-year-old Shannon K. Wood.

Cook was shot four times, and he was taken to the Lakeland Regional Health hospital, where he is said to be in critical condition.

The police officer who shot Cook, was placed on paid administrative leave, pending the outcome of the investigation.

According to the police investigation, Wood came to the house on Monday around 8:30 p.m., in order to remove her belongings from the home located at 1563 Turtle Rock Drive.

She called the police for help because she was concerned about her safety. Officers Paul Dunn, 46, and David Bell responded to the scene, and they were informed that Cook had two guns.

The officers knocked on the door and Cook answered naked and holding what appeared to be a black gun. The officers retreated and ordered Cook to drop the gun, but he refused.

Cook was shot four times.

Lawyer holds computer technician hostage and threatens to kill him if he doesn’t fix his computer

Joseph Nestor Mondello 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A lawyer was arrested on a charge of abduction after allegedly taking a computer technician hostage and threatening to kill him if he doesn’t fix his computer, police in Virginia said.

Arlington police said that they have arrested 50-year-old Joseph Nestor Mondello, after being accused of holding a gun and threatening the computer technician who came to his home to fix a computer.

Mondello was charged with abduction by force or intimidation and use of a firearm in a felony. He was booked into the Arlington County Jail, and his bail was set at $20,000.

According to the police investigation, Mondello called the technician on Monday, after he had computer problems in his home located in the 2700 block S. Grove Street.

The technician, who was not identified, tried to fix the computer when Mondello claimed that he is just making the problems worse.

When the technician wanted to leave the home, Mondello refused to let him go. Mondello told him that he cannot leave until his computer was fixed.

He then grabbed a gun and threatened to kill the technician slowly. Mondello’s wife however, claims that the technician made up the entire story because he felt insulted.

Man urinates on neighbor’s car doors and watches him getting dirty

Enrique M. Diz 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A man was arrested on a charge of battery after allegedly urinating on his neighbor’s car and then watching him get dirty, police in Florida said.

West Palm Beach police said that they have arrested 19-year-old Enrique M. Diz, after being accused of urinating on the car belonging to his neighbor and throwing an iron bar at him.

Diz was charged with one count of battery. Diz was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail, and his bail was set at $5,000.

According to the police investigation, on Monday around 7:30 p.m., officers responded to the 900 block of Paseo Andorra, on a report of an assault in progress.

Officers who arrived at the scene, saw a cut on the victim’s foot.

The victim told officers that when he went to his car and grabbed the door handle, he realized that it was wet and smelled of urine.

He turned around and saw Diz, who emerged from behind bushes. Diz was laughing before he grabbed an iron bar and threw it at the victim, hitting him in the foot.

The victim said that he and Diz, were fighting over an unpaid loan.

Founder of men’s rights divorce law office punches his wife and pulls her hair

Jeffrey Feulner and Ashlie Feulner 
By: Tanya Malhotra

An attorney who specializes representing men during divorce proceedings, was arrested on a charge of domestic violence after allegedly punching his wife and pulling her hair, police in Florida said.

Orlando police said that they have arrested 43-year-old Jeffrey Feulner, after being accused of assaulting 41-year-old Ashlie Feulner.

Feulner, who is the founder of Men's Divorce Law Firm, was charged with domestic violence battery. If convicted, he faces up to a year in prison.

According to the police investigation, Feulner was driving with his wife in his Chrysler 300, near the intersection of Mills Avenue and Princeton Street, when he began to yell at her.

When she began recording the fight with her cellphone, he snatched it, and she tried to retrieve it. During the struggle, he beat her with his hands and fists.

He also pulled her hair. Police found hair on the floor of the vehicle. Three days after the incident, the wife filed for divorce.

Man kills his friend while trying to wake him up with a loaded gun

Nathaniel Thomas (left) and Gage Bodenheimer 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A man was arrested on a charge of murder after allegedly killing his friend while trying to wake him up with a loaded gun, police in Arizona said.

The Chandler Police Department said that they have arrested 19-year-old Nathaniel Thomas, after being accused of pulling the trigger of his loaded gun next to Gage Bodenheimer.

Thomas was charged with second-degree murder and indifference to human life.

According to the police investigation, on Thursday around 8:00 a.m., officer were called to an apartment at 400 N. Coronado Street, on a report of a shooting.

Thomas initially told officers that he shot an intruder. However, witnesses at the scene did not back up his story. Eventually, he told the police that he was trying to wake up his friend by pulling the trigger of his gun.

He believed that the gun was not loaded. The gun went off, striking Bodenheimer in the head. Bodenheimer was pronounced dead at the scene.

Drunk man dies while hugging exploding firecracker called Goodbye

Exploding firecrackers (illustration) 
By: Chan Yuan

A man died after having too many alcoholic drinks and hugging an exploding firecracker during a party, the Health Ministry of the Philippines said.

Janet Garin, who is the secretary of the Health Ministry, said that the drunk man hugged the giant firecracker called Goodbye Philippines, as it was about to explode.

The man, who was identified as 45-year-old Ronald Vericio of Paltoc Street, Barangay 426 in Sampaloc, Manila, suffered several injuries as a result of the explosion.

He was rushed to the Ospital ng Sampaloc hospital after the incident, and was transferred to the Ospital ng Maynila hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Witnesses at the scene told investigators that Vericio, was not aware that the firecracker had been lit.

12-year-old girl gets pregnant by her teenage brother

Pregnant girl (illustration) 
By: Chan Yuan

A teenage boy turned himself in to police after it was discovered that he had sex with his younger sister.

Police said that the 12 year old girl and her teenage brother lived with their aunt in South Africa.

They grew up together and were very close to each other. However, the close ties took an ugly turn. The girl, who is still in elementary school, became pregnant after her 16-year-old brother had sex with her.

The girl's aunt recently had realized that she suffered from constant morning sickness and began to suspect that her niece was pregnant. She took the 12-year-old girl to a clinic and it was confirmed that she was pregnant.

Family members who were furious over the incident, reported the matter to the police. The victim told police that her brother sneaked into her room during the night when he woke up to use the bathroom.

The child said that he raped her more than five times. The 16-year-old boy surrendered to the police immediately after a case had been opened.

KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) police spokesperson Major Thulani Zwane, said that they are still investigating the incident. Police spoke to the 16-year-old boy, but so far, he was not arrested.

Police will take DNA tests after the baby is born.

Pastor dismembers wife and stepdaughter after accusing them of being prostitutes

Pastor (illustration) 
By: Wayne Morin

Police in Zimbabwe, were called after a pastor confessed to killing his wife and her daughter at his workplace.

When police officers arrived at the Sirmic Enterprises, they found the bodies of the two women along with the body of the pastor, who committed suicide.

Lazarus Dube, 44, of Kwekwe, brutally killed his wife Lucy, and stepdaughter Mary, 18, and dismembered their bodies before killing himself behind the building where he works.

Police were called by Nickels Sibanda, who is the uncle of Dube, on Monday around 9:00 a.m. He asked police to go to his nephew’s place of business for a welfare check.

Sibanda told police that his nephew, who is a pastor, called to inform him that he killed his wife and stepdaughter because they were sleeping with many men for money and they refused to repent over their actions.

“My nephew called and told me that he had killed them because they were involved with many men. He said that he had asked them to repent, but they had refused to listen to him and continued being promiscuous,” Sibanda said.

Dube also informed his uncle that he plans to commit suicide. His uncle, who lives in Insiza, called police in Kwekwe.

Sirmic Enterprises manager Edmore Gomera, said that Dube was the caretaker and he was living in the staff quarters.

“It’s unfortunate that he killed his stepdaughter and wife at our premises. He then hanged himself near our building,” Gomera said.

Mother allows man to beat her son unconscious

Crowbar (illustration) 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A mother was arrested after she allowed a man to beat her son unconscious.

41-year-old Julie Larsen of Ireland, was arrested after police said that she knew that someone was going to her home to beat up her son.

The mother came home to find the assault in progress and did not stop it. Instead of bringing the situation under control, Julie Larsen allegedly assaulted her son’s girlfriend.

When the victim’s girlfriend tried to stop the attack, Julie Larsen allegedly beat her, breaking her arm in three places.

Julie Larsen then cleaned her home to hide evidence before calling police to report that she found her son bloodied and unconscious.

She claimed that she had no idea who attacked him, and that he had been receiving threats from neighbors. She did not disclose that she witnessed the beating.

The man who committed the crime is still at large.

Police said that 24-year-old Matthew Larsen, was beaten with a metal bar in the apartment in Mount Vernon, Belfast.

He was struck up to 20 times in the head, causing his ear to “explode,” a judge heard. Matthew Larsen was taken to the Royal Victoria Hospital, where he is in critical condition.

Julie Larsen faces charges of attempted murder and attempting to pervert the course of justice. She was denied bail based on the risk of interference with witnesses.

College student falls to his death after climbing out of hotel balcony to take photos

Connor Cummings 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A young man died after attempting to take nice photos of New York City.

20-year-old Connor Cummings of New Jersey, loved to take pictures.

He and his friend, Dimitri Olivares, 18, decided to climb on to the roof of a hotel to take nice photos of New York City.

The two college students entered the Four Seasons Hotel in Manhattan, despite the fact that they were not guests there.

They managed to get onto an upper floor of the luxury hotel, overlooking Central Park. They then went out on a balcony and began climbing scaffolds to reach the top of the 52-story building.

Cummings was about to step through a hatch on the scaffolds when he slipped and fell nine stories, crashing onto a 43rd-floor landing, police said.

Olivares, who was not injured, made his way down the scaffolds before calling for help. Cummings was pronounced dead at the scene.

His family of Rockaway, said that Cummings was not drunk at the time, and that he loved to take photos, but he was not a daredevil.

14-year-old boy shot in prank gone wrong after ringing door bells and running away

Cole Peyton 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A young teenage boy was hospitalized after he was shot by an angry man while ringing the man’s door bell as a prank.

Cole Peyton of Pryor, Oklahoma, was with two friends when they decided to play jokes on people in his neighborhood by playing “ding, dong, ditch.”

The teens began ringing people’s doorbells at 1:30 a.m., and ran away before the homeowners came to the doors.
However, things backfired when one neighbor was frightened and thought that someone wanted to break into the home. The homeowner came outside and began shooting at the three teens.

Peyton was hit in the back and arms. The bullet wounded his liver. He was rushed to a hospital, where he underwent emergency surgery.

The case has been handed over to prosecutors who are determining whether the shooting was justified. So far, no arrests have been made.

Investigators are now focused on whether the homeowner's use of deadly force was legal or illegal, Chief of Police Steven W. Lemmings said.

Man who exposed himself while running around without pants shows up in court without pants

Feet (illustration) 
By: Chan Yuan

A man who was arrested after exposing himself in front of children while not wearing pants, showed up in court without pants.

A hearing that was scheduled for Monday in Massachusetts, was canceled after the suspect attended court without pants.

Attorney Anna Levine told judge John Payne, that her client, Dermot E. Weaver Jr., 31, was sitting in jail and was not brought before the judge because of his wardrobe malfunction.

Weaver of Springfield, was supposed to be arraigned for five counts of open and gross lewdness after allegedly exposing himself on the street.

Police were called around 5:30 p.m. on Saturday by a father, who said that Weaver was not wearing pants and was exposing himself to his family.

The man shouted at Weaver to put on his pants as he tried to block his two daughters from seeing the suspect, who was jumping in front of them.

Weaver allegedly tried to run away when the police arrived, but he was stopped. At the time, he is wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, no shoes and no pants.

The judge ordered a mental health evaluation as was requested by the defense attorney.

According to the arrest report, Weaver is a married man who is unemployed. He is six feet, two inches tall, and weighs 210 pounds.

Father kills three people during argument with son’s girlfriend over the use of a washing machine

Victim Ernesto Calzadilla with his family 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) An argument over the use of a washing machine left 4 people dead, police in California said.

Los Angeles County police said that a father killed his wife and two other people at his home before his son wrestled the gun away and killed him.

The father, 54-year-old Michael John Morey, used a semiautomatic pistol during the bloodbath in Rowland Heights, killing his 54-year-old wife Betty Jean, his son’s girlfriend and a neighbor who was at the home.

“It seems that the dispute was between the father and his son's girlfriend over the use of the washing machine,” Sheriff’s Lt. John Corina said.

The father was a heavy drinker with a large gun collection. Police said that they had been called to the home 25 times in the last three years.

This time, things took a deadly turn. The father killed his wife, his son’s girlfriend, Linda Patricia Merrell, 48, and 27-year-old neighbor Ernesto Calzadilla.

Calzadilla left behind a seven-month-old daughter.

The son, Christopher Morey, 33, wrestled the gun away and shot his father to death.

Christopher Morey, who was the only one who survived, was arrested on murder charges in the death of his father. Although the sheriff's spokesperson said that the charges could change as the investigation is ongoing.

He is being held on $1 million bail.

Teen kills friend in prank gone wrong after attempting to wake him up with gun shot

Nathaniel Thomas 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) Police have arrested a teenager who accidentally killed his friend who slept over at his home.

Police in Arizona, said that 19-year-old Nathaniel Thomas of Chandler, wanted to pull a prank on his sleeping friend by waking him up to the sound of a gun clicking close to his face.

However, he did not realize that the gun contained a bullet, and his friend, Gage Bodenheimer, was shot in the head and died.

Thomas then called 911 around 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, and fabricated a story about shooting an intruder.

police said that Thomas, told them he was in his apartment in a complex in the 400 block of North Coronado Street, when a stranger came through the sliding door to the second floor patio.

Thomas allegedly told police that the man seemed angry and reached under his sweatshirt. That's when Thomas pulled out his gun and shot him in self-defense.

However, after examining forensic evidence and interviewing people who slept over at the apartment belonging to Thomas, detectives determined that the story of an intruder breaking into the home, was not true.

Bodenheimer had actually been in the apartment overnight, and was the victim of a prank that went very wrong.

Thomas eventually changed his story and said that the gun went off when Bodenheimer reached for it.

Police said that Thomas, has a lot of experience with guns. He took his first firearms safety class when he was five years old.

Thomas was charged with second-degree murder and indifference to human life.