New tenant killed by landlord for complaining about heating

A landlord in Kansas City, Missouri has been accused of stabbing a tenant more than 30 times after he was alerted to heat problems by a couple who had asked if they could use a space heater to warm their chilly new rental.Darryl Gilland Gordon McBeth, 44, entered a not guilty plea on Monday after Clay County prosecutors charged him with second-degree murder and armed criminal action in the death of 28-year-old Darryl Gilland on Friday afternoon. According to court documents obtained by the Kansas City Star, McBeth allegedly stabbed Gilland more than 30 times on Friday after Gilland’s girlfriend messaged … Continue reading New tenant killed by landlord for complaining about heating

Dog bought on Facebook kills woman’s brother, attacks husband on day of funeral

A U.K.-based woman is grieving after a pet dog brought tragedy to her family, as its bites first killed her brother and then caused her husband to lose his legs.The tail of an Akita at a dog show in Birmingham, United Kingdom. According to Wales Online, Barry Harris, 46, bought the dog from a private Facebook seller in London this past May. He reportedly paid £1,500 (just over $2,000 USD) for the 15-month-old Akita named Ted. It was not the severity of Ted’s bites, however, that caused the injuries. Rather, it was the bacteria inside the dog’s mouth, which was introduced to … Continue reading Dog bought on Facebook kills woman’s brother, attacks husband on day of funeral

Insanity: Pakistan father suspected of burning daughters and grandchildren to death in marriage feud

A father in Pakistan is suspected of killing his two daughters and their four children by setting their house ablaze because one of the women married against his wishes, police said.Rescue workers gather near the bodies of the victims in Muzaffargarh, Pakistan. Manzoor Hussain is being hunted by police after allegedly setting fire to the home that sisters Fauzia Bibi and Khurshid Mai shared in a village in the Muzaffargargh district of central Pakistan, police official Abdul Majeed told Reuters by phone. Mai’s husband also died in the blaze, Majeed said. Bibi had married Mehboob Ahmad about 18 months ago … Continue reading Insanity: Pakistan father suspected of burning daughters and grandchildren to death in marriage feud

Tragic: Bus plunge, floods leave at least 28 dead in northern China

Chinese authorities confirmed Tuesday 13 people had died after a bus plunged into a rushing river amid heavy flooding that has caused 15 other fatalities in the north.In this photo released by Xinhua News Agency, an aerial photo shows an overflowing Yellow River near the Lianbo Village in Hejin City, northern China’s Shanxi Province. State broadcaster CCTV said another 37 people from the bus had been rescued, among which seven were hospitalized, and the driver had been placed in custody. One person remained missing. The crash occurred Monday after heavy rains caused flooding that destroyed homes and covered farmland in … Continue reading Tragic: Bus plunge, floods leave at least 28 dead in northern China

Man wakes up with bat on his neck, later dies after refusing rabies vaccine

An 80-year-old man became the first person to die from rabies in Illinois since the 1950s about one month after he woke up with a bat on his neck and refused post-exposure treatment. The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) announced the case, the state’s first since 1954, on Tuesday. It is unclear whether the unnamed Lake County man had any obvious bite marks or why he refused treatment for the almost invariably fatal disease. Post-exposure treatment consists of multiple doses of a rabies vaccine, sometimes augmented by a medication containing rabies antibodies. The vaccines are highly effective, even after … Continue reading Man wakes up with bat on his neck, later dies after refusing rabies vaccine

Indian police arrest 28 for suspected gang-rape of 15-year-old girl

Authorities in India are investigating a case where a 15-year-old girl was repeatedly gang-raped for around nine months, said local media reports. Police in the city of Mumbai have arrested 28 people in connection to the alleged rapes, which began in January. Local reports said it began when the girl’s boyfriend raped her and filmed the incident. He and his friends then reportedly used the recording to blackmail her into having sex with them. Authorities said the gang-rapes happened in different suburbs of Mumbai, including Dombivili, Badlapur, Murbad and Rabale. The girl finally reported the case to the police on … Continue reading Indian police arrest 28 for suspected gang-rape of 15-year-old girl

Jersey City cops catch 1-month-old baby tossed off a second-story balcony by enraged man

Jersey City officials are praising police for catching a 1-month-old tossed off a second-floor balcony by an enraged man. Police did not divulge the name of the man, though he was arrested, Jersey City spokesperson Kimberly Wallace-Scalcione told CNN. He was charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault and endangering the welfare of a child. “Thank you JCPD,” wrote Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop on Instagram alongside a picture of an officer holding the baby. “Today, the JCPD got a call that a child was in danger. They responded to the call and at that point they saw a male threatening to throw … Continue reading Jersey City cops catch 1-month-old baby tossed off a second-story balcony by enraged man

Disgusting: Oregon man steals dead child’s ID, pockets his benefits for 3 decades

An Oregon man who stole the identity of a dead child more than three decades ago was sentenced in federal court this week for working and receiving government benefits under that kid’s name. Robert Lizaragga, 70, obtained the child’s Social Security number in 1991 and assumed the identity as his own while also using his real name, a scheme he designed to collect twice as much money in benefits, authorities said. He eventually applied for retirement benefits for both identities and fraudulently pocketed all that cash for years, according to prosecutors. He also collected checks from the federal government’s pandemic … Continue reading Disgusting: Oregon man steals dead child’s ID, pockets his benefits for 3 decades

Pure Madness: A California Couple Was Shot and Killed ‘Over a Parking Spot,’ Says Family

Memorial for Juan Guizar-Gutierrez and Marciela Honorato A California couple is dead, and it was allegedly over the pettiest of reasons. A man shot and killed Maricela Honorato, 44, and Juan Guizar-Gutierrez, 39, in an argument over a parking spot, family told the Los Angeles-based Fox affiliate WLUK. Multiple family members told the station that Guizar-Gutierrez was with Honorato and his brother-in-law after going out fishing. They said Guizar-Gutierrez was trying to park his car when two men in another vehicle started yelling at them as well as honking and being aggressive. Guizar-Gutierrez and the men exchanged words, and the situation escalated to … Continue reading Pure Madness: A California Couple Was Shot and Killed ‘Over a Parking Spot,’ Says Family

Jean-Pierre Adams, French soccer star, dies after 39-year coma

Jean-Pierre Adams, a former French soccer star, has died after being in a coma for 39 years. He was 73 years old.Jean-Pierre Adams, french footballer, photography on July 26, 1977 in Paris on the grounds of Paris St. Germain. Adams was just 34 when he slipped into a deep coma at Lyon Hospital in 1982 after a botched knee surgery. During the routine surgery, there was a problem with Adams’ supply of anesthetic, leaving him in a persistent vegetative state. Adams suffocated and suffered a cardiac arrest during the operation. He was pronounced dead on September 6, at the Nîmes … Continue reading Jean-Pierre Adams, French soccer star, dies after 39-year coma

Sadistic: Dog dies after woman locked it in hot car as punishment

A woman has been arrested after allegedly leaving her dog to die in a hot car as punishment for attacking her other pets. Mouheb Ashakih, 58, of Sandusky, Ohio, has been charged with felony cruelty to animals after police received a call from a concerned neighbor on Saturday, August 7. The neighbor told police that he saw Ashakih putting her pit bull in her car with the doors locked and the windows up. The dog had been inside the vehicle for around 20 minutes, with temperatures hitting around 81 degrees Fahrenheit before the neighbor called 911, according to a police … Continue reading Sadistic: Dog dies after woman locked it in hot car as punishment

Missing man thought killed in plane crash 45 years ago reunited with family

An Indian man whose family believed he died in a plane crash 45 years ago has been reunited with his loved ones. Thungal, then aged 22, left with plans to work in the Middle East, and took up a job managing events in Adu Dhabi using entertainers from India. Two years later, an Indian Airlines plane crashed while attempting to land in Mumbai on a domestic flight from Chennai. All of the 95 passengers and crew died after engine failure led to a fire and the pilot lost control of the aircraft. A group of performers apparently linked to Thungal’s work in … Continue reading Missing man thought killed in plane crash 45 years ago reunited with family