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A former immigration officer for the US Customs and Border Protection agency who processed deportation cases for nearly 20 years now fears being deported after an ironic twist of fate. It turned out he wasn't actually a US citizen, Insider reported. Raul Rodriguez processed several deportation cases in a period of nearly 20 years of working as an immigration officer....
Last week, we reported the capture of an elephant that terrorized an Indian village, killing 5 people. The elephant was named after the 9/11 mastermind and former leader of Al Qaeda, Osama bin Laden. The male elephant was tracked for several weeks before it was found by forestry officials who tranquilized the large animal and took it into captivity. The elephant has just died in...
A U.S Border Patrol agent Thursday shot and wounded a Russian citizen who appeared to be trying to enter the United States illegally from Mexico, the Border Patrol said. The agent was trying to arrest the man just after 7:15 p.m. on the U.S.-Mexico border east of Lukeville, Ariz., Customs and Border Protection (CBP) said in a statement. "As the agent attempted to arrest...
The video below of a fish with a face some say looks awfully human is driving the Internet crazy. The video, shared on multiple social media platforms, purports to show markings on the fish that make it look like it's got a human visage. “That fish has a sexier jawline than most humans,” a Reddit user commented. Another Reddit user wrote, “He‘s better looking than me.” “That was...
A 45-year-old Nigerian policewoman on Thursday narrated to an Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court in Nigeria how a fellow Police officer, Mohammed Alidu, allegedly raped her nine-year-old daughter in a Police barracks. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the policewoman was the second Prosecution Witness (PW2) in the trial of Alidu, a Police sergeant, for defilement. According to the report,...
A French tourist has died after falling from a 260ft waterfall while trying to take a selfie at Na Mueng 2 waterfall in Thailand. The 33-year-old man died Thursday afternoon on the resort island of Ko Samui in southern Thailand after he slipped and fell from the waterfall. Lieutenant Phuvadol Viriyavarangkul of the island's tourist police said the man was with...
At least 27 people have been confirmed dead and several others injured after lightning struck amid heavy rains overnight at various locations in Pakistan's southern desert region, local media reported Friday morning. Saeed Ghani, the provincial government spokesman said local authorities declared an emergency and rushed rescuers to the Thar Desert in the province of Sindh after the overnight tragedy. He added...
A federal judge ruled Thursday that an American-born woman, Hoda Muthana, who traveled to Syria to join the Islamic State (ISIS) group and now wants to return to her family in Alabama is not an American citizen. U.S. District Court Judge Reggie Walton dismissed a lawsuit brought by the family of Hoda Muthana to force the federal government to let her in the country, Fox News reported. Judge Reggie Walton said...
A bank teller in Maryland has been charged in connection with a home invasion at the residence of a customer who withdrew large sum of money, Maryland authorities said. A 78-year-old man told investigators he answered his door around 8:30 p.m. Monday and an unknown male forced his way inside, the Harford County Sheriff's Office said in a news release shared...
A Nigerian woman pleaded guilty on Wednesday to leading a conspiracy to import more than five kilograms of cocaine, as well as to her role in a separate bank fraud scheme, and to making false statements relating to fraudulent claims submitted to Medicaid for reimbursement, press release by The US department of Justice stated. “Tammy Olaiya is a ‘triple threat’...
A Popeyes employee has been arrested after he was caught on camera body slamming a female customer following a heated altercation. The incident happened Tuesday at the Popeye's Louisiana Kitchen on Nashville Highway. Trouble started when the employee apparently overcharged Debra Staggs, 55, for a sandwich, WSMV reported. In response, Staggs said the N-word to the employees. The video did not capture the racial slur....
An elephant named after the late Al-Qaeda terror leader, Osama bin Laden, has been caught after killing five Indian villagers. Wildlife officers tracked the huge animal dubbed ‘Osama Bin Laden’ by locals it tormented in northeastern Assam state - through a forest for several days using drones and domesticated elephants. The rogue animal killed five people, including three women, during a...
Nigerian police in Lagos state is currently investigating a man identified as Babatunde Damilare for allegedly stabbing a commercial sex worker to death in a hotel in Surulere Lagos. According to local media source, the suspect engaged the services of one Elochukwu, a commercial sex worker at the hotel located at 17 Atan Street, Empire, to give him pleasure on...
Bernard Tyson, the Chief Executive Officer of Kaiser Permanente and an advocate for racial justice and workplace diversity has died. He was 60. Tyson died in his sleep on Sunday morning, the company confirmed. But the company did not disclose the cause of his death Tyson had served as chief executive since 2013 and chairman since 2014 after a more than 30-year career with the...
Bolivian President Evo Morales on Sunday resigned as the country's leader after the military urged him to step down and allies resigned amid a fierce backlash to a disputed election last month. According to NBC News, the head of the South American country's armed forces said the military had asked Morales, who had earlier agreed to hold new presidential elections...
A man and his wife have been officially named the oldest living couple in the world. With a combined age of 211 years, the couple from Austin Texas was named the oldest living couple in the world by Guinness World Records. John Henderson is 106 years old, and his wife, Charlotte is 105 years. They were married on December 15,...
A 42-year-old man from Northern India has died after he was challenged to eat 50 eggs, according to a report. News18 reported that Subhash Yadav in Uttar Pradesh's Jaunpur district accompanied his friend to the Bibiganj market area to eat eggs but suddenly an argument broke out between the two and they decided on a challenge of Rs 2,000 for eating 50...
Hollywood actor Charles Levin’s body was found naked without “external genitalia present” and partially eaten by vultures at the bottom of a slope in July, police report reveals. On July 8, 2019, Charles Levin's son reported to the police that Levin was missing, and he had not been heard from since June 28. The actor had reportedly called a friend...
The Catholic Church is reportedly investigating two nuns who took a vow of chastity yet returned to Italy pregnant after a missionary trip to Africa. The two women, who belonged to different orders in Sicily, had both traveled to Africa, Italian outlet ANSA reported. One of the women, who is 34, only discovered she was pregnant when she had a medical scan after complaining...
Fire broke out almost simultaneously Tuesday morning at a busy market in central Lagos, Nigeria’s largest city and commercial center. Balogun Market, where the fires erupted, is one of Nigeria's largest textile markets. It is a popular market in Lagos to buy colorful Nigerian fabrics, apparel and shoes. "We have split our team in two to fight both fires," Ganiyu Olayiwola,...