Naked man lies down on restaurant table and begs waitress to kill him

Naked man sitting on counter of restaurant 
By: Wayne Morin

A distraught man was taken to a hospital after he came into a restaurant and begged a waitress to kill him, police in Russia said.

Saratov police said that the man, who was not identified, came into the restaurant naked and visibly distraught and followed the waitress into a back room, where he asked her to shot him in the head.

The entire incident was recorded on the restaurant’s surveillance cameras. The video shows the naked man walking into the restaurant and lying down on a table.

The man then started yelling at the waitress and asked her to shoot him in the head.

After a few moments, the man got up and went to the counter, stood up on it and followed the woman into a back room while shouting “please kill me.”

The man then went back to the counter and pushed several items to the floor. Eventually, the police arrived and push the man to the ground, where he was sedated by medical personnel.

The man was taken to the psychiatric unit of a hospital for treatment. No charges have been filed.

Starbucks bans women from store after wall separating men from women collapsed

Starbucks store bans women 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A Starbucks store location in Saudi Arabia, is no longer allowing women into their shop because the wall separating men from women collapsed.

Women in Riyadh, expressed their outrage on social media sites after they were prohibited from entering the store to buy their morning coffee.

The company however, said that the ban is only temporary and will be in place until they are able to erect a new barrier that will separate men from women.

The company is encouraging women to send their male drivers to pick up the drinks. The store posted a sign on the front window that reads: “Please no entry for ladies. Only send your driver to order. Thank you.”

A woman tweeted the warning, saying "Starbucks store in Riyadh refused to serve just because I'm a woman and asked me to send a man into place."

One woman complained that she was turned away from Starbucks and told to send in a man to buy her coffee.

The company said that The Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice, ordered them to ban women after an inspection found that the separation wall had collapsed.

Diner freaks out after mouse ran up his leg and stole French fries from his hand

Reece Coombs and Lucy Wrenn 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A man in the United Kingdom, said that he didn’t know whether to laugh or cry after a mouse ran up his leg and stole French fries from his hand while eating at a restaurant with his partner.

Lucy Wrenn and Reece Coombs of Trowbridge, were enjoying a meal at the Wetherspoons pub when the mouse attacked him for his food.

After the attack, employees of the restaurant told all customers to leave and shut down the place. The restaurant opened later that evening after they felt that the mouse was no longer a threat.

Coombs said that the mouse pinched his leg and then ran up to his hand before grabbing French fries from his hands. The mouse then ran away with the fries.

Coombs told the staff, and they immediately cleared the restaurant. The restaurant gave him a full refund.

A spokesperson for Wetherspoons, confirmed that the restaurant had to close because two mice were seen by employees and customers.

Man defecates in middle of road and refuses to move for fire truck

Defecating man refuses to move for fire truck 
By: Feng Qian

A man in China, who was seen defecating in middle of a road, refused to move out of the way even for an emergency vehicle, according to a video uploaded to the Internet.

The video, which was posted on LiveLeak, was taken from the dash camera of a fire truck.

The video shows the truck and firefighters approaching the man sitting in the road before they asked him to move.

The stubborn man, who was not identified, remained in the squatting position in the middle of the road until he was physically picked him up and dragged to the side.

The man left behind a trail of feces on the road, and continued to squat by the side of the road as the fire truck drove away.

The man was not arrested despite obstructing an emergency vehicle.

Dog bites off 5-year-old girl’s nose after family friend brought the pet to her home

Dog (illustration) 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A young girl lost her nose after a dog attacked her in the front yard of her home, police in Australia said.

The incident unfolded on Thursday in Sydney, after a family friend brought the dog to the 5-year-old girl’s home.

The girl is recovering at the Children's Hospital of Westmead.

Most of the girl’s nose was chewed off during the incident, and she suffered facial cuts as well. The girl is in stable condition.

The dog has been handed over to the Holroyd Local Council, pending the outcome of the police investigation.

Police Inspector Robert Toynton described the attack as "horrendous," and urged people to take care of their pets especially around food and young children.

According to the police investigation, food could have been a contributing factor in the attack.

Four men kidnap 7-year-old boy and gang rape him to death

Sad boy (illustration) 
By: Wayne Morin

Three men were arrested on a charge of murder after allegedly kidnapping and young boy and raping him to death, police in Pakistan said.

Bahawalnagar Police Chief Sahar Fareed said that the three men, who were identified as Ayaz, Mujeebur Rehman, and Ayaz, have been charged with rape and murder in connection with the gang rape of the 7-year-old boy.

A fourth man identified as Assad, is still being sought by police.

According to the police, the boy was reported missing on Tuesday.

On Wednesday, the child’s dead body was found in a field. An autopsy revealed that the child has been gang raped by four men.

The suspects belonged to rich families and were drunk when they kidnapped the child and took him to their apartment, where they raped him to death.

New law forces supermarket bosses to donate unsold food to charities or face jail

Supermarket (illustration) 
By: Mahesh Sarin

Supermarket bosses in France, are now forced to donate their unsold food or face fines and even jail time.

France has become the first country to ban supermarkets from throwing away or destroying unsold food, forcing them instead to donate to charities and food banks.

Under a law passed unanimously by the Senate on Wednesday, large stores will no longer be allowed to throw away food approaching their expiration date.

Supermarkets will also be prohibited to deliberately destroy food items.

Until now, supermarkets poured bleach on food items that were thrown into garbage bins so that people should not be able to eat them.

Some supermarkets deliberately locked their garbage bins so that people cannot access them.

According to the new law, the bosses of supermarkets must sign contracts with charities or face sanctions, including fines of up to $80,000 and up to two years in prison.

Cable TV company charges man cancellation fee after ending his service because he lost home to fire

By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A man in Tennessee, was shocked to receive a cable TV bill after losing his home to a fire and canceling his service.

Vince Romanelli of Nashville, works as a musician.

He performs around the world, including on several cruise ships. Two weeks ago, as he was preparing for a show, he received a call, notifying him that his home was on fire.

Romanelli lost everything to the fire, including $80,000 in musical equipment. He was left with the clothes on his back.

Romanelli called Comcast to cancel his cable TV service as he no longer had a home. The company told him that his service will be canceled.

However, he was shocked to receive a bill, including a charge for early termination. After publicizing the story, Comcast apologized and canceled the bill.

“We apologized to Mr. Romanelli for the billing issue and were able to resolve this to his satisfaction. Our customers deserve an excellent experience, so we take this situation very seriously,” Comcast said.

Day care employee accused of raping eight 2-year-old girls

Mark Mays 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A day care employee was arrested on a charge of sexual assault after allegedly raping at least eight 2-year-old girls, police in Nebraska said.

Omaha police said that they have arrested 24-year-old Mark Mays, after two day care workers caught him sexually assaulting a 2-year-old girl who was naked from the waist down.

Mays was charged with two counts of first-degree sexual assault of a child and six separate counts of third-degree sexual assault of a child.

He was booked into jail and his bail was set at $2 million.

According to the police, the case originally came to light when two employees of the Little Hands at Work and Play day care caught a 2-year-old girl girl sitting on the suspect’s lap.

The girl was naked from the waist down. The employees called the police. During questioning, Mays admitted to using his fingers to sexually assault the girl.

He also admitted to having sexual contact with other girls at the La Petite Academy day care. Mays was found in possession of child pornography photos, which he took at the day care.

Babysitter kills 1-year-old girl by stuffing baby wipe down her throat

Azudany Serrano-Contreras 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A babysitter was arrested on a charge of child abuse causing death after being accused of stuffing a baby wipe down a girl's throat, police in Nebraska said.

Now, 33-year-old Azudany Serrano-Contreras of Hastings, pleaded no contest to negligent child abuse resulting in injury after claiming that 1-year-old Aliyana Peterson, pushed the baby wipe down her own throat.

She faces up to five years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000.

She had faced up to 20 years in prison on a charge of intentional child abuse causing death.

According to the police investigation, Serrano-Contreras, who is the aunt of the girl’s mother, pushed the baby wipe down Peterson’s throat, causing her to choke.

She was taken to a hospital, where she died of her injuries.

Investigators believe that Serrano-Contreras covered the child’s mouth with the wipe because she was crying.

However, Serrano-Contreras claimed that it was an accident, saying that when she was babysitting the girl, she cleaned her face with a wipe.

She then placed the wipe on a counter and turned to get lotion. When she turned back, she saw that the girl was gasping for air.

Woman makes up story about being raped by four men to hide affair from husband

Taffy Timbrelee Wheeler 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A woman was arrested on a charge of filing a false police report of a felony after allegedly making up a story about being raped in order to hide an affair from her husband, police in South Carolina said.

Myrtle Beach police said that they have arrested 31-year-old Taffy Timbrelee Wheeler, after being accused of making up a story about being raped by four man at the beach.

Wheeler was charged with one count of filing a false police report of a felony. She was booked into the J. Reuben Long Detention Center, and her bail was set at $1,000.

If convicted, Wheeler faces up to five years in prison and up to a $1,000 fine. According to the police investigation, Wheeler arranged to have sex with a coworker with whom she spent the night.

When she came home early in the morning, she told her husband that she was raped by four man during an early morning walk on the beach.

She called the police and reported the rape. Detectives became suspicious of her story during follow-up interviews. The information provided by the victim changed with each officer who spoke with her, police said.

Wheeler showed police where the rape occurred, but there were no signs of an assault occurring there. The sand was not disturbed and the impressions on the ground were foot prints.

Police also observed that the victim had no signs of physical injury. The victim said her face was forced into the sand, but there was no sand in her hair or ears when she was treated at a hospital.

Electronic cigarette knocks out teeth and destroys jaw of teenager

Electronic cigarette (illustration) 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) A teenager lost several teeth and part of his jaw after an electronic cigarette exploded in his mouth, doctors in Montana said.

A dentist in Missoula, said that he treated a patient, who was not identified, following an incident in which the e-cigarette exploded while he was using it, causing massive damage to the mouth.

Dr. Kevin Miltko of the Miltko Family Dentistry, said that the trauma was worse than the result of any car accident he had ever seen.

The explosion caused him to lose his four front teeth, upper front teeth and lower front teeth. All teeth will require root canals because there was so much damage.

In addition to the lost teeth, a large piece of jaw bone was blown off. The teen also required 22 stitches.

8-year-old boy walks into convenience store and demands money at gunpoint

By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) An 8-year-old boy stole his mother’s gun and went to a convenience store in order to rob the place.

The boy of Florida, was charged with attempted armed robbery.

The boy, who was identified by his mother as Jaden, walked into the King Foods and Meat Bazaar, and demanded cash.

The surveillance video captured the moment the child entered the store, wearing a motorcycle helmet. He also had a sweater covering his mouth.

The boy brandished the gun and told workers at the West Palm Beach store: “Give me the f*****g money.” Two workers quickly disarmed the 8-year-old boy and detained him until police arrived.

The boy, admitted to officers that he stole the gun from his mother, police said. The boy’s mother said that from now on, she will keep the gun in a secure safe.

Although the boy was initially charged with attempted armed robbery with a firearm and aggravated assault, the state decided to drop the charges.

Instead, the boy must attend a diversion program, and he was ordered to stay away from the convenience store that he attempted to rob at gunpoint.

A diversion program is often run by a police department or outside agency. It is designed to enable offenders to avoid criminal charges and a criminal record.

Woman becomes mother and grandmother after giving birth 4 hours after her daughter had baby

Kay Henry and daughter Sophie Jenkins with their babies 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A woman of the United Kingdom, became a mother and a grandmother within four hours after she gave birth the same day as her daughter had a baby.

The mother and daughter of Wales, sat together at the hospital as they proudly showed off their newborn babies.

34-year-old Kay Henry of Pentwyn, and her daughter Sophie Jenkins, 19, not only experienced their pregnancies together, but they also gave birth on the same day.

Jenkins and her partner Adam, welcomed their daughter Arya Kay Patricia, at 8:56 p.m. on Thursday. Her mother and her husband Darren, welcomed their baby girl named Tiana Rose, at 12:11 a.m. on Friday.

The girls were born less than four hours apart in the University Hospital of Wales.

Tiana Rose, who was born as an aunt, is the fourth child of Henry. Her other children are 11-year-old Shanade, and Troy, 8.

New dad overdoses on drugs in maternity ward after birth of his child

Lucas Cornelius 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A new father is facing charges of child endangerment after he overdosed on drugs in a hospital maternity ward.

Lucas Cornelius of Pennsylvania, was hospitalized after he was found unconscious in a hospital bathroom.

Johnstown police said that Cornelius, overdosed on heroin inside the hospital room of his girlfriend.

After being released from the hospital, Cornelius was booked into the Cambria County prison on charges of possession of a controlled substance and felony endangering the welfare of children after he was found unconscious in a bathroom of the maternity ward at the Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.

Police said they found a broken spoon, syringe and four empty bags of heroin with the words “head trauma” on it.

Bail for Cornelius was set at $10,000. The new mother night also be facing charges after police claim that she hid evidence, including a syringe that police found inside a paper towel dispenser.

Photo booth snaps photo of thief while stealing cash

The suspect 
By: Chan Yuan

A crook in Illinois, will face justice after stealing money from a photo booth.

Police in Batavia, have released three clear photos of the wanted man who stole money from the photo booth.

The thief thought that nobody was looking, but the photo booth actually took pictures of him. Police said that the photo booth is programed to take pictures when it detects a thief.

The thief got away with about $70 and he caused additional $75 in damage to the machine. The owner of the photo booth retrieved the photos of the suspect and handed it over to police.

Now, police released the photos in hopes that someone hands him over to police.

9-year-old child drives truck with 11-month-old brother inside as mother was too drunk to drive

Amanda Eggert 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) Police were called after people spotted a vehicle driving recklessly.

When officers of Balsam Lake, Wisconsin, arrived at the scene, they were shocked to find a 9-year-old girl behind the wheel.

Officer found the girl’s mother, Amanda Eggert, and her boyfriend Jason Roth, inside the car. The couple was drunk and unable to drive so they handed the keys to the 9-year-old girl.

Police also found the couple’s 11-month-old son strapped in the car seat. Luckily, no one was hurt during the incident.

Deputy Jeff Hahn told a court that as the girl exited the vehicle, it was still running and in the drive position. Mr. Roth, who was still sitting in the truck, turned the ignition off as the truck began rolling backwards down the hill towards the river. “I jumped into the truck to hit the brakes and put the truck in park,” the officer said.

Eggert and Roth were arrested and charged with child neglect and second degree recklessly endangering safety. The children were placed in the care of family members.

Starving sea lion found sitting at a table of upscale restaurant

The sea lion at the restaurant 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) Rescue workers were called after restaurant workers found a sea lion sitting at a table.

The staff of the restaurant in California, met an unusual client on Thursday morning, a sea lion pup sitting in a booth.

Chef Bernard Guillas of The Marine Room in San Diego, shared a number of photos on Facebook, showing the sea lion sitting at the table and looking out the window.

“We found this little guy in the Marine Room restaurant this morning. He was a little bit early for his high tide breakfast reservation,” Guillas wrote on Facebook.

Sea World came to rescue the sea lion that was found to be underweight for its age. The sea lion was at the restaurant overnight.

David Koontz, a spokesman for the tourist center, said that
the sea lion is eight months old and weighs only 20 pounds, less than half the normal size for its age.

Sea World staff are “cautiously optimistic” that they can nurse it back to health and return the animal to the wild.

Actor declared brain dead after hanging scene went horribly wrong

Raphael Schumacher 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A young actor is now brain dead after his act went horribly wrong.

Police in Italy, have launched an investigation after the actor was injured during a performance at the Theatre of Lux Pisa.

As part of his role, 27-year-old Raphael Schumacher was pretending to be hanging from a noose. However, something went wrong and the noose became too tight.

Schumacher was wearing a head covering during the act, but a female viewer, who is a medical graduate, realized that something was wrong.

She ran to him, loosened the noose and with the help of another viewer, she placed him on the ground. Schumacher was rushed to a hospital, where he is said to be brain dead.

Police are trying to establish whether proper safety procedures were in place.

Father chokes to death after stuffing an entire McDonald’s burger into his mouth

Darren Bray 
By: Feng Qian

A father of the United Kingdom, lost his life after choking on a McDonald's burger.

29-year-old Darren Bray, who was a father of three children, died while trying to eat a McDonald’s burger in one bite, according to court documents.

Bray of Wales, lost consciousness after he stuffed the 1 pound (about $1.50) burger into his mouth during a night out with friends.

Bray was at a friend’s house, where he and others have been drinking. After ordering burgers, Bray told his friends that he could eat the entire McDonald’s burger in one bite.

The court heard that Bray told his friends: “Look at this,” as he bent the burger in half and shoved it in his mouth. Bray then turned blue.

His friends tried to clear his airways, but were unable to save him. Paramedics were called, and Bray was pronounced dead at the scene.