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Published time: July 23, 2012 19:01 Edited time: July 25, 2012 14:35 Up to 250 human fetuses found trashed in Russian forest (Still from NTV coverage video) A fishing trip in Russia's Urals ended with cries of horror as a man found canisters filled with human fetuses, some already shaped to baby bodies.
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A Georgia couple was arrested this week on charges of child cruelty and false imprisonment after their 15-year-old daughter told authorities that she was forced to live in a chicken coop and wear a remote-controlled shock collar. The 15-year-old, who was home schooled, reportedly said that her adopted parents, Samuel and Diana Franklin, punished her for not finishing school work by spending up to six days at a time in the chicken coop behind their house in Butler over the past two years.
Posted on 20 January 2011. Tags: arrests , banking , Central Bank of Iceland , Iceland , Landsbanki
Posted by Danny Schechter on January 27, 2011
Observe the distinctive "Thick Bricks" tires on the author's Felt Chief bicycle
New York — A jury has convicted former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta in his high-profile insider-trading case in New York. A federal jury had been weighing Gupta’s fate for two days.
It's easy to reach the biker on his cell phone, which is surprising, given his reputation and celebrity status -- and the fact that quite a few police investigators view him as the head of a criminal organization. Of course Frank Hanebuth, 47, a former boxer, local celebrity and president of the "Hannover Charter" of the Hells Angels biker organization, would prefer to say nothing.
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. -- An Arkansas man is accused of using his prosthetic arm and a rock to beat another man to death.
In yet another horrifying incident of human flesh-eating this week, a student in Maryland allegedly admitted to devouring his roommate's brain and heart. Alexander Kinyua, a 21-year-old Morgan State University student, admitted to murdering his roommate Kujoe Bonsafo Agyei-Kodie, who was reported missing last Friday, cops told the Baltimore Sun .
The naked man who was fatally shot by Miami Police Saturday as he chewed another man's face has been identified, according to Local 10 .
Click For Update: May 29, 2012 MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami police are still tight-lipped about the man they shot and killed on the MacArthur Causeway Saturday afternoon, but new details back claims they had no choice: the naked man they shot was trying to chew the face off another naked man, and refused to obey police orders to stop his grisly meal, which one source now claims included his victim’s nose and eyeballs.
Besieged by identity theft, Florida now faces a fast-spreading form of fraud so simple and lucrative that some violent criminals have traded their guns for laptops. And the target is the United States Treasury. With nothing more than ledgers of stolen identity information — Social Security numbers and their corresponding names and birth dates — criminals have electronically filed thousands of false tax returns with made-up incomes and withholding information and have received hundreds of millions of dollars in wrongful refunds, law enforcement officials say.
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