Saudi Arabia Sentences American to 16 Years for Mean Tweets

An American citizen has been arrested in Saudi Arabia, tortured and sentenced to 16 years in prison over tweets he sent while in the United States, his son said Tuesday. Saad Ibrahim Almadi, a 72-year-old retired project manager living in Florida, was arrested last November while visiting family in the kingdom and was sentenced earlier this month, his son Ibrahim told The Associated Press, confirming … Continue reading Saudi Arabia Sentences American to 16 Years for Mean Tweets

Woman Kicked Off Plane for “Fat Shaming” Two Passengers – VIDEO

On New Year’s Day in 2019, Norma Rodgers and her travel companion were just about to take off on United flight from Las Vegas to New Jersey. Norma, an oncology nurse, sat in the window seat. Her partner was in the aisle seat. A woman they didn’t know was seated in the middle seat between them. But before the plane began taxing to the runway, … Continue reading Woman Kicked Off Plane for “Fat Shaming” Two Passengers – VIDEO

School Teacher Arrested for “Kill List”

An Indiana Catholic school teacher was arrested on Thursday after officials said they found she kept a “kill list” and threatened her students, according to NBC Chicago. The East Chicago Police Department responded to St. Stanislaus School in the Indiana city bordering Illinois Wednesday evening after a student told a counselor the fifth grade teacher, Angelica Carrasquillo-Torres, 25, allegedly made threats about killing herself, the … Continue reading School Teacher Arrested for “Kill List”

$1.2 Billion Metaverse Has 38 Active Users

For Mark Zuckerberg, this news could mean the end of his empire. Metaverse project Decentraland, a sandbox environment that allows users to buy and sell virtual real estate, isn’t exactly teeming with people. Despite billions of dollars in valuations, companies betting on a metaverse future simply haven’t made much headway. In fact, according to data aggregator DappRadar, the Ethereum-based world Decentraland only had 38 “active … Continue reading $1.2 Billion Metaverse Has 38 Active Users

Man Narrowly Escapes Death in “Nightmare” Elevator Incident – VIDEO

Video shows the moment the Russian man, from the city of Krasnodar, almost lost his head while trying to get into a lift that just kept going. Security cameras inside the lift spotted the moment it stopped on a floor to let one man out and another in – except it barely gave the man a second to get in before it continued going up. Luckily, the … Continue reading Man Narrowly Escapes Death in “Nightmare” Elevator Incident – VIDEO

Inmate Pretends to be Billionaire Makes Over $11 Million in Scam

In a real-life saga with plot twists straight out of Hollywood, federal authorities believe a man locked away in a Georgia prison stole $11 million from a billionaire movie mogul — and may have gotten away with stealing millions more from other billionaires. The story involves gold coins, a private plane, duffel bags stuffed with cash and a Buckhead mansion. And it adds up to … Continue reading Inmate Pretends to be Billionaire Makes Over $11 Million in Scam

Female Athletic Trainer Preyed on HS Football Players

The daughter of a California high school football coaching icon has been accused of sexually abusing several football players between 2002 and 2006, when she was the trainer for the team. A recently-filed lawsuit obtained by PEOPLE alleges Tiffany Strauss-Gordon abused six varsity football players while she was the trainer at Colton High School. Strauss-Gordon is the daughter of the late Harold Strauss, who, for … Continue reading Female Athletic Trainer Preyed on HS Football Players

Social Media Star Falls to Death During Video

A 21-year-old Canadian college student and TikTok influencer fell to her death while skydiving in Toronto late last month, according to reports. Tanya Pardazi died Aug. 27 at Skydive Toronto, where she had completed a course before her first jump, which ultimately led to her death, a friend told CTV News Toronto. Pardazi was studying philosophy at the University of Toronto, according to CTV News … Continue reading Social Media Star Falls to Death During Video

Jewish Sect in Mexico Raided – Children Rescued

Children and older teenagers have been removed from the jungle compound of a Jewish sect in Mexico following a raid by police, the BBC has learned. Two members of Lev Tahor were arrested on suspicion of human trafficking and serious sexual offences, including rape, Israel’s foreign ministry said. A three-year-old child removed from the compound has been flown to Israel. Lev Tahor (Hebrew for Pure … Continue reading Jewish Sect in Mexico Raided – Children Rescued

Woman Forced to Take Dead Dad’s Remains to Office to Close Account Cheered

A woman has been applauded for bringing her dead dad’s remains into an office, over a company’s in-person rule to close an account. She shared the bizarre saga to Reddit‘s Malicious Compliance forum on Thursday, under username u/Zavarakatranemi, where it has since amassed more than 12,000 upvotes, and can be read here. She detailed the extreme lengths she went to to try and close the water account, and the … Continue reading Woman Forced to Take Dead Dad’s Remains to Office to Close Account Cheered