KFC set to sell new Zinger burger in black bun for $7.45

KFC Zinger Black burger 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) KFC in Australia, is betting the consumers will rush to buy their all new Zinger burger that comes in a black bun despite its high price.

The company said that The Zinger Black is a burger like no other.

KFC took their signature Zinger fillet and put it in a tantalizing new burger creation to make a complete sensory experience, with a mouth-watering new maple mustard flavored sauce, crispy bacon, cheese, lettuce and tomato on our special new Black Bun.

The bun gets to be black by using vegetable carbon. It is the same coloring used in black licorice, some jams and jellies.

While the bun itself doesn’t have a distinct flavor, its sprinkling of sesame seeds, nigella seeds, chilli flakes and black cracked pepper makes it something special the company said.

The price of the burger was at $7.45.

Couple burns man with acid after not moving his car when he was told to

Ashley Russell and Christina Store 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A couple was arrested on a charge of assault after pouring acid on a man who was unable to move his car, police in the United Kingdom said.

Now, 30-year-old Ashley Russell and 32-year-old Christina Storey of Essex, have been found guilty of assault with intent to burn, maim, disfigure, disable or to do some grievous bodily harm in connection with the acid attack against 29-year-old Darren Pidgeon.

Russell was sentenced to serve 12 years in prison while Storey was sentenced to eight years. According to the police investigation, Storey followed Pidgeon's car into a dead end street and blocked him in.

Russell, who was a passenger in Storey’s car, got out and squirted acid at Pidgeon through his open car window. Pidgeon was unable to drive because there was a car in front of him.

Pidgeon suffered third degree burns to the right side of his face, shoulder, forearm and wrist. The attack left Pidgeon with injuries, which required skin grafts, and he will be left with lifelong scars.

Man kills his former girlfriend because new boyfriend got her pregnant

Matthew Smith and Isobel Parker 
By: Feng Qian

A man was arrested on a charge of murder after killing his former girlfriend because her new boyfriend got her pregnant, police in the United Kingdom said.

Now, 24-year-old Matthew Smith of Chelmsford, has been sentenced to serve at least 18 years in prison after being convicted of murder in connection with the death of 23-year-old Isobel Parker.

According to the police investigation, Parker had ended her relationship with Smith last year. She and Smith had two children together and they had joint custody.

Smith would did not accept the fact that their relationship was over.

When he discovered that she had moved on with a new partner and that they were expecting a baby, Smith became extremely angry.

Smith went over to her apartment, where he strangled her with wire. He then dumped her body into a bathtub full of water.

Husband burns his wife alive by setting her on fire while she painted their apartment

Muhammed Hammed and Nazia Akhtar 
By: Chan Yuan

A husband was arrested on a charge of murder after setting his wife on fire while she painted their apartment, police in the United Kingdom said.

Now, 30-year-old Muhammed Hammed of Birmingham, has been sentenced to serve at least 25 years in prison after being convicted of murder in connection with the death of 31-year-old Nazia Akhtar.

According to the police investigation, Akhtar was decorating their apartment and had purchased some white spirit in order to clean dirty paint brushes.

When Hammed got home that evening, the couple got into an argument.

As Akhtar used the white spirit to clean some paint brushes, Hammed lit the bottom of her top with his lighter, which engulfed her in flames.

The victim ran into the bathroom to try to put out the flames, but in doing so, she tragically knocked over a shelf, which held more white spirit.

The neighbors heard the screams and ran to her assistance.

The emergency services were called. The victim was burned on 60 percent on her body, and was taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for treatment.

Seven weeks later, Akhtar passed away. Hammed also suffered burns.

United Airlines pilot caught running six brothels and employing 60 prostitutes

Bruce Wayne Wallis 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A United Airlines pilot was removed from his position after he was caught running six brothels and employing around sixty prostitutes, police in Texas said.

Houston police said that they have arrested 51-year-old Bruce Wayne Wallis, after being accused of running brothels in private houses through the city.

Wallis was charged with aggravated promotion of prostitution and engaging in organized criminal activity. He was booked into the Harris County Jail, and his bail was set at $15,000.

According to the police investigation, Wallis was operating about six apartment brothels with six to ten women in each.

Wallis advertised his brothels on the Internet, and he charged the prostitutes $400 a week to work at his facilities. United Airlines said that it acted immediately to remove the pilot from his position.

Wallis has been removed from planes, but he is still employed by the company.

Emergency room doctor sexually assaults four young women who came to get treatment at hospital

David Newman 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) An emergency room doctor was arrested on a charge of sexual assault after allegedly sexual assaulting several women who came to get treatment at a hospital, police in New York said.

The New York Police Department said that they have arrested 45-year-old David Newman of Manhattan, after allegedly sexually abusing at least four women at the Mount Sinai Hospital.

Newman was charged with one count of sexual abuse in the first degree and four counts of sexual abuse in the third degree.

According to the police investigation, Newman sexually abused four female patients between the ages of 18 and 29, who were seeking medical care at Mount Sinai Hospital’s emergency room.

On three separate occasions, Newman allegedly sexually abused three women who came to the emergency room for illnesses including a headache, a cold and a rash.

On a fourth occasion, Newman sexually abused a female patient being treated for shoulder pain after sedating her with medication that he administered.

Man kills father in front of 6-year-old daughter during fight over birds

Birds (illustration) 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A man was arrested on a charge of murder after killing a father in front of his 6-year-old daughter during an argument about birds, police in Florida said.

Now, 47-year-old Freddy Romero of Miami, has been sentenced to serve 25 years in prison after pleading guilty to murder in connection with the stabbing death of 32-year-old Yoan Vazquez.

According to the police investigation, Romero and his brother, Lazaro Romero, were angry with Vazquez, accusing him of stealing their 10 birds.

One day, the two brothers went to Vazquez’s house and confronted him in the backyard, demanding that he return the pigeons.

During the confrontation, Freddy Romero stabbed Vazquez.

During questioning, the brothers claimed self-defense, saying that Vazquez threatened them with a knife.

However, the victim’s 6-year-old daughter saw the entire confrontation and told investigators that her father never threatened the brother with a knife.

Video surveillance of the home also showed that the brothers were lying.

Two men who practiced target shooting hit school bus carrying children

School bus (illustration) 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) Police launched an investigation after a bullet shattered the window of a school bus that was carrying children to school, police in Florida said.

The Leon County Sheriff’s Office said that Today, around 2:45 p.m. on Tuesday, a school bus arrived at the front of the Killearn Lakes Elementary School located at 8037 Deer Lake East, to pick up students for transport.

As children were loading onto the bus, a window shattered. A student immediately went to the front of the bus and notified the driver.

The driver went to the rear of the bus where the window was broken to check on the children and the window.

No children were injured. Once the driver located the projectile, he evacuated all the children from the bus.

Leon County School’s staff immediately notified the Leon County Sheriff’s Office and numerous units responded to the school.

Detectives from the Violent Crimes and Crime Scene Units began to investigate the incident. A neighborhood canvas was initiated and numerous interviews were conducted.

The investigation led detectives to believe that the projectile was a stray bullet, possibly from someone hunting or target shooting.

Detectives continued to canvas the area and located two individuals who had been target shooting in a wooded area approximately one mile from the school.

The bullets being shot by these individuals were consistent with the projectile located in the bus. Detectives also located evidence of ricochets near the targets.

No arrests have been made at this time.

Man’s leg cut off after shooting his lawnmower which caused an explosion

Lawnmower (illustration) 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) Police were called to the scene of an explosion after a man’s leg was cut off, police in Georgia said.

The Walton County Sheriff’s Office said that 32-year-old David Thomas Presley, was rushed to the Grady Hospital in Atlanta, after shooting a bullet into his lawnmower, causing an explosion.

According to the police, the incident unfolded around 4:00 p.m. on Saturday.

Presley was on his property on Emmett Doster Road, when he and a group of friends used three pounds of tannerite to blow up the lawnmower.

Presley then fired his gun to ignite the tannerite. Unfortunately, a piece of metal cut off Presley’s leg.

The friends recorded the explosion, and the video showed that Presley was standing about 30 yards from the lawnmower when it exploded.

“The dangers of tannerite were more than words on Saturday afternoon for a 32-year-old resident of eastern Walton county. He was dangerously close to the object containing the tannerite when the final gun shot round caused it to explode, sending a piece of shrapnel through his leg, severing it below the knee.

“Yes, it completely took off his leg. Please adhere to the warnings and use this dangerous material with caution or maybe consider other less dangerous hobbies. It's just not worth it for a loud boom,” the Walton County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement.