Airline serves food and drinks to dolls

Child Angels doll (illustration) 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) An airline in Thailand, announced that its flight attendants will be serving food and drinks to dolls as long as they purchased a ticket.

The announcement comes as real life looking dolls became extremely popular in the country.

These dolls are known as Child Angels, and some owners believe that they have supernatural powers. Thai Smile Airways said that they will treat the dolls the same way as human passengers.

They will have to wear seat belts, and will be served food and drinks throughout the flight. The service will only be given to dolls that bought a ticket, otherwise they will be treated as hand luggage.

The dolls are believed to contain the spirits of angels, and they are pampered with luxury clothing and accessories, hoping that hey will bring good luck to its owners.

Man defecates on public library floor leaving behind mess and foul odor

The suspect 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) Police are looking for the man who defecated on the floor of a public library and left without cleaning up his mess, police in Pennsylvania said.

Bryn Mawr police said that the incident unfolded in the stairwell of the Pennsylvania Public Library.

Police have released an image of the suspect and are asking anyone with information about the man to come forward.

According to the police investigation, the man entered the library located on S. Bryn Mawr Avenue, and defecated twice.

Police published the surveillance video of the incident on their Facebook page. The library is equipped with public restrooms.

Police sergeant sends picture of his private parts to 16-year-old girl

Girl using her cellphone (illustration) 
By: Wayne Morin

A police sergeant was arrested on a charge of sending obscene material to a minor after allegedly sending a picture of his private parts to a teenage girl, police in Massachusetts said.

Boston police said that they have arrested 38-year-old Edwin Guzman, after sending obscene material to the 16-year-old girl and sending her text messages.

After Guzman was charged, the police department put him on paid administrative leave. The department will decide if Guzman can keep his job when the prosecution completes their case.

According to the police investigation, Guzman sent explicit messages to the girl and sent a photo of his manhood to the child who considered him a trusted friend.

The girl told investigators that she chatted regularly, mostly about school and about life. The girl thought that if she gave him pleasure and let him do things to her, he would be willing to buy her things.

However, when the sergeant sent her a picture of his manhood, her mother called the police.

Woman found dead in hotel room with two live monkeys and confused man

Monkey (illustration) 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) Police in Florida, launched an investigation after a woman was found dead inside a hotel room with two live monkeys and a confused man.

The body was found at the Budget Inn hotel in North Port, on Friday around 1:30 p.m.

According to the police investigation, 59-year-old Linda Marie Smith of Arcadia, was found dead in a room with two live monkeys.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission took the two Capuchin monkeys to be tested. The monkeys were in crates and were not running around in the room.

A man was also found in the room. He was incoherent and received medical attention. There were no signs of trauma on the body of Smith, and a note was also found in the room.

The cause of death will be announced following an autopsy.

British mother takes her 1-year-old son to join ISIS in Syria

Tareena Shakil 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A mother was arrested on a charge of encouraging acts of terror after fleeing the country to join ISIS in Syria, police in the United Kingdom said.

Now, 26-year-old Tareena Shakil of Birmingham, was convicted of encouraging acts of terror despite claiming that she was forced to send terror messages on Twitter by ISIS fighters.

According to the police investigation, Shakil traveled to Raqqa, after radicalizing herself by watching extremist material on the Internet.

The mother of one child took along her 1-year-old son to join the terrorist fighters. In court, Shakil said that she was just trying to find a better life for her son under Sharia law.

Prosecutors told the court that Shakil had clear intentions of terror as she sent tweets to encourage the public to acts of terrorism.

She also posted photographs posing with a gun and wearing an ISIS uniform. Shakil had incited others to commit terrorist acts on social media sites and has spent months living under ISIS.

Shakil claimed that her extremist messages were being monitored by ISIS fighters and she had no choice but to send them.

Shakil eventually fled from Syria by bribing a taxi driver with $50. The taxi driver took her to Turkey. Shakil turned herself in to soldiers in Turkey, and she was detained for six weeks.

After six weeks, she was set free and she returned to the United Kingdom. When she got home, she was arrested.

Police officer falsely accuses former boyfriend of rape for breaking up with her

(Illustration) 
By: Feng Qian

A police officer was arrested on a charge of false imprisonment after allegedly accusing her former boyfriend of rape because he broke up with her, police in California said.

The Los Angeles Police Department said that they have arrested 44-year-old Christine Wycoff, after being accused of threatening her former boyfriend when their sexual relationship ended.

Wycoff was charged with one count of false imprisonment.

She was booked into jail, and her bail was set at $150,000. If convicted, Wycoff faces up to four years in prison. According to the police investigation, Wyckoff met the man on the Internet last year.

They had a sexual relationship for several months. When the relationship ended, Wyckoff threatened the man, and he filed a complaint with the police.

While the police were investigating, Wycoff told the man that if he cooperated with the investigation, she will accuse him of domestic violence.

She followed through with her threat, and filed a report stating that the man had sexually assaulted her. The man was arrested, but he was released without being charged.

Couple arrested for assault after spanking their 14-year-old daughter with jump rope for sending nude photo to boy

Girl sending text message (illustration) 
By: Chan Yuan

A couple was arrested on a charge of assault after spanking their teenage daughter because she sent a nude photo of herself to a boy, police in Canada said.

Now, the couple of Salmon Arm, has been found guilty of assault after the parents admitted to spanking their 14-year-old daughter to teach her not to send nude photos of herself to boys.

The couple, who was not identified, told the court that they wanted to punish their daughter for sending nude photos to a boy via the Internet.

The father uses a mini hockey stick to spank his daughter while her mother used a jump rope to hit her on the backside. The following day, the girl went to school with lacerations and bruises.

Her friends noticed the injuries and told a principal. Police were called and the couple was arrested. The couple testified in court that they did not know corporal punishment is illegal.

The judge said that any reasonable parent would be concerned about their child sending nude photos, but suggested that the answer is education and not beatings.

The parents are married and have a total of four children together.

Grieving wife dies after lying in bed for three days next to dead husband

Paula Shepherd and Raymond Shepherd 
By: Wayne Morin

A heartbroken woman died after lying in bed with her dead husband for at least three days, police in the United Kingdom said.

70-year-old Paula Shepherd of Southampton, was overcome with grief after her husband, Raymond Shepherd, died of natural causes.

A court was told that when Paula realized that Raymond died, she put him in bed, covered him with a blanket and lied down beside him.

She remained beside him for three days before suffering a stroke or a seizure, leading to her death.

The two were married for 40 years, and investigators believe that Paula could not see any future without her husband so she decided to give up on life.

The two were found after Suzanne Ashman, a manager of the house, came to check on them because they didn’t respond to her phone calls and emails.

She called the police after noticing a bad smell coming from inside the house. Police entered the home and found the couple side by side in bed.

Nuclear engineer kills young woman who was advertising fur coats on loudspeaker for making too much noise

Sergey Galakhov and Anna Nosova 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A nuclear engineer was arrested on a charge of murder after allegedly killing a young woman who was advertising fur coats on the street on a loudspeaker, police in Russia said.

Moscow police said that they have arrested 58-year-old Sergey Galakhov, after being accused of killing 25-year-old Anna Nosova, because she was making too much noise on his street.

Galakhov was charged with one count of murder. If convicted, Galakhov faces up to 15 years in prison.

According to the police investigation, on Tuesday, Galakhov fired his hunting rifle at Nosova, as she was advertising fur coats on a loudspeaker on the street.

Galakhov admitted to shooting his weapon, but said that he did not intent to kill her. He also claimed that he thought she was a man, and he fired a shot to scare her away from his street.

Galakhov also excused his behavior, saying that he was under the influence of alcohol and that he had been fired from his job the previous day.

Mother strips her 9-year-old son naked and drags him to school because he took $25 from her purse

The mother and her child 
By: Tanya Malhotra

An angry mother in Nigeria, shocked parents by dragging her naked son to school and shaming him in front of his classmates for stealing cash.

Delta State police said that they are investigating the incident of child abuse after the mother, who was not identified, showed up in school with her 9-year-old naked son.

According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded on Monday morning.

Witnesses at the scene said that the mother stripped her 9-year-old son naked and slapped him around before telling everyone that he took $25 from her purse without permission.

The mother was questioned by police on a charge of child abuse.

Driving instructor installs hidden camera in car to record up the skirts of female students

Girl dressed in skirt (illustration) 
By: Feng Qian

A driving instructor was arrested on charge of voyeurism after installing a hidden camera in his vehicle and recording up the skirts of female students, police in the United Kingdom said.

Now, 53-year-old Rory Robertson of Darlington, has been ordered to attend a sex offender education program after pleading guilty to eight counts of voyeurism.

According to the police investigation, Robertson placed a camera under the dashboard of his car that he used for driving lessons.

Robertson operated the Rory’s Driving School. Robertson also installed a camera in the shower of a leisure center. The crime came to light after a 21-year-old man noticed the camera and called the police.

Police found that the device had a recording of a 12-year-old girl taking a shower and a young couple having sex. The device in his car contained footage of an 18-year-old woman.

The camera was pointed to record up her skirt.

Married attorney caught having sex with inmate in prison

Jessica Mishali 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A married defense attorney was banned from several prisons after being caught by a guard having sex with an inmate, officials in Florida said.

35-year-old Jessica Mishali of Broward, was caught having sex with 26-year-old Ysreal Granda, who was charged with four counts of attempted murder.

On Wednesday, when the guard came into the interview room, he saw Mishali quickly jumping back to her seat and adjusting her skirt.

Mishali will not face criminal charges, but is now being investigated by the Florida Bar. Mishali denied the allegations, saying that the story was made up.

She also claims that there is a hidden agenda behind the story.

A note with Mishali’s photo has been posted in all prisons, saying that the attorney is prohibited from entering the premises for any reason, whether personal or professional, until further notice.

Woman cuts off husband’s private parts before killing herself because he cheated on her while she was ill

Rescue illustration 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A woman committed suicide by jumping into a river after telling people that she cut off her husband’s private parts.

The woman of Sichuan, China, told strangers that she and her husband had an argument before she castrated him.

The 50-year-old woman said that she cut off her husband's private parts and then killed him because he cheated on her while she was ill.
Doctors confirmed that the woman’s husband had been admitted to the hospital, but they did not comment on his condition.

A resident, who was identified as Liu, was walking her dog on the bridge at the time of the incident. She said that the victim came to her and said: “Sister, I have to tell you, I killed my husband.”

She went on to explain that when she became sick, her husband had started seeing another woman and he beat her frequently, eventually prompting her to kill him.

Liu asked the woman if she needed help and if she should call the police, but she said it would not be necessary.

Liu said that she kept walking, but soon heard a splash as the woman jumped into the river. Her body was removed from the water, but paramedics were unable to revive her.

“If I had known she was going to kill herself, I would have done my best to convince her not do so,” a distraught Liu said.

Student learning to become priest arrested for trying to adopt baby girl to have sex with her

Joel Wright 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A man was arrested after he attempted to adopt a baby girl from Mexico, so he can rape her.

23-year-old Joel Wright was arrested after he flew from Ohio, to San Diego, California.

Wright was a student at the Pontifical College Josephinum in Columbus, where he studied to become a priest. However, he was banned from the school after officials learned about the allegations.

According to the criminal complaint, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) received a tip that Wright was trying to adopt a baby girl.

An undercover officer took over an email account and began corresponding with Wright. He believed that he was still communicating with a Mexican-based male tour guide whom he met after placing an ad on Craigslist.

During the email chats with the undercover investigator, Wright allegedly stated that he wanted to travel to Tijuana, to adopt a child under 3 years old for sex.

Subsequently, Wright booked his flight to San Diego, and made arrangements to meet a friend of the tour guide.

Investigators said that the plan was for Wright and the tour guide to travel to a hotel in Tijuana, where he would meet the female infant.

However, before he left the airport, Wright was taken into custody.

Thieves caught after large stolen safe did not fit in back seat of their small car

The safe 
By: Chan Yuan

A homeowner was happy to learn that young and dumb thieves were unable to get away with his huge safe.

Police in Texas, said that on Thursday approximately 2:00 p.m., the Hays County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a burglary in progress at The Regency Mobile Home Park.

The residence is located in the 300 block of Woodrose in San Marcos. The homeowner contacted 911 after he received a motion activated alarm on his cellphone.

The homeowner was able to provide the 911 operator the physical description of the three subjects who he observed on his cellphone via a surveillance camera.

The officers arrived within one minute of the call. The officers observed three subjects attempting to load a large safe into a small car.

However, the safe became wedged in the door as the opening was not big enough for it. When the three suspects spotted the officers, they fled on foot and were apprehended after a short pursuit.

The suspects were identified as Jared Lupe Zavala, 24, Oscar Perez, Jr., 21, and Joel Rene Perez, 20. All three were charged with burglary of a habitation.

Couple steals nice mirrors from restaurant after being unhappy with their meal

One of the mirrors 
By: Wayne Morin

A couple of the United Kingdom, was arrested after they stole decorative mirrors from a restaurant.

Prosecutors said that the couple of Sunderland, went to the restaurant for dinner, but were unhappy with the food and the service.

After having a disappointing evening at the restaurant in Tyne and Wear, Michael Ross, 36, and his girlfriend, decided to take the mirror as compensation for the lousy meal and bad service.

When employees of the Sambuca restaurant realized that the mirrors were missing, they reviewed surveillance video and saw the couple removing them.

Surveillance video showed Ross taking a mirror from the men’s bathroom while his girlfriend took another from the women's bathroom.

The couple placed the mirrors in their baby’s carriage and walked away with them. They were later arrested. The mirrors were recovered. Police found the mirrors hanging on a wall in the couple’s home.

Ross of Brady Street, Pallion, pleaded guilty to theft at the Sunderland Magistrates Court. He was ordered to pay £210 ($300).

His girlfriend was released after receiving a police warning.

Man caught with 38 cellphones in his pants after robbing people during rock concert

The confiscated cellphones 
By: Mahesh Sarin

Police in the United Kingdom, arrested a man whose pants legs were tied with tape.

The man was arrested at a concert in Birmingham, after police found 38 cellphones stuffed inside his pants.

Police said that the man, who is in his 30s, was spotted acting suspiciously at the Libertines concert in the Barclaycard Arena, along with another man who tried to get inside the venue.

Both of them had their trousers closed with taped at the bottom of the legs.

“It’s an unfortunately reality that large crowds at concerts such as this make rich pickings for career criminals,” Inspector Gareth Morris said.

Police are also asking people to remain extra vigilant when attending large events to avoid falling victim to such crimes.

Police have confiscated the 38 phones and are asking people to come forward to collect their property. “If you think you had your phone taken last night, please get in touch with us and we can check whether or not we have been able to recover it,” police said.

Mystery solved as young boy in homemade Lionel Messi jersey was found in Afghanistan

Murtaza Ahmadi 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A young boy became an Internet sensation after photos were uploaded, showing him in a homemade Lionel Messi jersey.

5-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi of Afghanistan, made headlines after a family member uploaded a photo of him to Facebook.

In the photo, Ahmadi was seen wearing a shopping bag that was made into a jersey. The boy’s father said that his son is a huge fan of football player Lionel Messi from Argentina.

However, the father, who works as a farmer, said that he could not afford to buy his son a jersey, and when the 5-year-old boy insisted on getting one, his older brother made him one using a plastic bag.

The “jersey” included the name Messi and his number “10.” After some speculation that the story was a hoax, the family was tracked down.

On Facebook, Messi posted photos of the boy wearing the jersey and he wrote: “Here is the real kid. He lives in Ghazni province of Afghanistan.”

Couple rents out HIV infected human body parts to medical students

(Illustration) 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) Many people are outraged after learning about the arrest of a couple who desecrated the bodies of their loved ones and placed medical students at great risk.

Arthur Rathburn, 62, and his wife Elizabeth, 55, of Michigan, were arrested after the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
learned that they were selling infected body parts.

The couple rented and sold body parts for profit to medical students, who were studying to become doctors and dentists.

The disgraced couple persuaded families to donate the bodies of loved ones for medical science. However, after receiving the bodies, the couple use a chainsaw to cut them up and sold them for profit or rented them out for students.

The couple of Grosse Pointe Park, ran International Biological, Inc. Officers said that they stored body parts from more than 1,000 people in a warehouse.

Some of the bodies were infected with diseases such as HIV and Hepatitis. The couple did not inform the buyers that the body parts were infected.

The couple shipped the parts to other body parts dealers. They often shipped the it via cargo planes and Fedex, attorney Barbara Mcquade said.

The couple is facing charges that includes fraud, false statements to the U.S. government and transportation of hazardous material.

They face up to 20 years in prison if convicted.

California park introduces open air urinals for those who want to urinate in public

The open-air urinal 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) Men in California, can now legally urinate in public.

A new open-air urinal was introduced in a newly renovated park in San Francisco.

The park recently reopened after being closed for many years, due to renovations. The park was rundown after not being upgraded in 60 years.

The city has invested $20.5 million to renovate the park. However, the one feature that seems to be getting the most attention is a new a public urinal.

The open-air toilet is located right next to the train tracks in Dolores Park. The Parks and Recreation Department installed the outdoor urinal due to ongoing problems with people urinating on public buildings and in bushes.

“The more options we can give people to relieve themselves the better for the park-goers and for neighbors,” San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener said.