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Popular sweetener causing uptick in fatal superbug: study

The quest for guilt-free, “healthier” sugar options has had a serious, unintended consequence — the proliferation of two highly virulent superbugs, a …

Microbiology

Topless activist tries to steal Nativity baby Jesus at the Vatican

A topless activist tried to snatch baby Jesus from the Nativity scene in St. Peter’s Square in Rome on Monday.<p>The activist, with the radical women’s …

Christianity

Couple killed after warning daughter of boyfriend's suspected neo-Nazi views

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A 17-year-old in northern Virginia is facing two counts of murder for allegedly killing his girlfriend's parents after the couple tried to get their daughter to stop dating him because of his suspected neo-Nazi views, according to police and family members who spoke to the …

Neo-nazism

Surgery leaves woman ‘drowning in her own poo’

Kelly Yeoman is “drowning in her own poo” and desperate for treatment to save her life.<p>Her organs are barely noticeable in an X-ray as her chest …

Why this deer disease could change the way Americans hunt forever

DETROIT — Despite rain and snow, thousands of Michigan hunters dragged their<br>deer to check stations to be tested for chronic wasting disease — a condition that comes from the same family as “mad cow” disease.<p>“I was amazed that we had 150 deer come through the check station on the first day of gun …

Wildlife

Hundreds of skeletons reportedly found on 'Murder Island'

Beneath the sand of this picturesque island chain lies a brutal and bloody past that’s still being unearthed.<p>Scientists are still discovering full skeletons that lay buried in the little-known “Murder Island” almost 400 years after Australia’s first and biggest mass murder, 60 Minutes reports.<p>The …

Rapist dragged teenager into woods and attacked her as she was on phone to her boyfriend screaming for help

A "remorseless" rapist grabbed a teenager and dragged her into woodland as she screamed for help from her boyfriend.<p>Kapil Dogra was on his way to buy …

Crime

Wife left husband after he accidentally sent text message meant for prostitute to her daughter

A woman ended her 27-year-long marriage after her husband mistakenly sent a series of dirty texts to their 14-year-old daughter.<p>According to the …

Police arrest 'gunman', 47, who 'shot and killed three shoppers after he "nonchalantly" walked into a Denver Walmart and started firing at random'

• <b>Scott Ostrem, 47, has been identified as the suspect in the horror shooting</b>• <b><br>He was taken into custody ten hours after the attack at the Thornton</b> …

Man's constant stomach ache turns out to be a cigarette lighter leaking fluid into his gut

A man suffering from constant stomach pain found out that it was in fact due to a cigarette lighter he had swallowed which was leaking fluid into his …

Nighttime coughing? Here’s what you should and shouldn’t do

Cold season has hit and that means no one is safe from those dreaded sniffles, heavy congestion and fever – or worse yet, a stubborn cough that only …

Teacher's Aide Who Sexually Assaulted Two Teen Boys Texted, 'Maybe Jail Isn't the Worst Thing'

A former teacher’s aide in Wisconsin has been convicted of sexually assaulting two teenage boys at two different schools, PEOPLE confirms.<p>On …

Man found living in storage unit with his kids, wife’s dead body

LENEXA, Kan. — Police and court records say an investigation into a man found sleeping with his two children in a Kansas storage unit has led to the …

Note found near truck claims Manhattan attack done for ISIS, source says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Eight people were killed and almost a dozen injured when a 29-year-old man in a rented pickup truck drove down a busy bicycle path near the World Trade Center Tuesday in Manhattan, New York City.<p>The suspect was identified by two law enforcement sources familiar with the investigation as …

Terrorism

The shocking pictures a dad wants parents to see after daughter got her neck trapped in window cord

They are pictures that every parent of young children should see.<p>A father shared the shocking images of his four-year-old daughter's neck after she …

Living Rooms

Woman suspicious her mum’s boyfriend is cheating finds naked videos of herself

A woman investigating her mother’s boyfriend over suspicions he was having an affair stumbled across naked videos of herself on his computer.<p>Matthew …

Crime

NC Parents Charged With Child Abuse After Baby Son, 18 Mos., Found With Maggots In Diaper

This is SO horrific! A couple’s been arrested for child abuse after their 7 kids were found malnourished & living in dirty conditions. Not only were …

Ocular syphilis outbreak: The inflammatory eye disease that can make you go blind is on the rise

A new report has revealed that there is currently an outbreak of the ocular syphilis, which could potentially make you go blind.<p>According to the …

Pakistani woman killed husband, 14 family members with poisoned milk, police say

A Pakistani woman who set out to murder her husband after she was forced into marriage, ended up accidentally also killing more than a dozen members of his family when the poisoned milk she gave him was made into yogurt and served at a meal, police said.<p>Officers in Punjab province said Asiya Bibi, …

The FDA warns that black licorice can cause heart problems in adults — confirming it's the worst

Reasonable people have for decades agreed that black licorice is the most disgusting, repulsive candy on the planet.<p>The US Food and Drug Administration is finally backing us up.<p>In a report released Monday, the FDA says, "If you're 40 or older, eating 2 ounces of black licorice a day for at least …

Consumer Justice: 'Serial Squatters' Cost Homeowners Thousands

<b>NORTH TEXAS (CBS11)</b> – A North Texas couple is playing a frightening game of cat and mouse with other people’s homes. They’re called “serial …

Dallas

Florida man claims corpse is blow-up doll made with human flesh, police say

A Florida man was arrested Friday after he claimed a body that was found in his room was a life-size blow-up doll made with human flesh and not a dead woman, police said.<p>Jerome Wright, 32, was charged with abusing a dead human body after Miami-Dade police said they found a decomposing corpse with …

Cinnamon Bites Homemade Recipe

<b>You’ll Need (for the bites):</b><p>1 roll of small canned biscuits.<br>¼ cup of sugar.<br>1 tsp of cinnamon.<br>½ stick of butter.<p><b>You’ll Need (for the icing):</b><p>½ cup of …

Holidaymakers attacked by BEDBUGS left 'mentally scarred' after infestation at four-star hotel ruins £2,000 trip

A British couple say they were left traumatised after they were bitten by bed bugs during their Spanish getaway.<p>Sue and John Berry claim to have …

Bedbugs

Only two things you should eat on a plane revealed

Plane food has a bad rap - for a good reason.<p>Could you whip up 300 gourmet meals at 20,000ft while customers harass you for peanuts and Chardonnay …

5 foods more likely than chicken to harbor salmonella

You're more at risk from, say, your salad than you may realize.<p>Most of us take precautions in our kitchens against salmonella poisoning from chicken. …

5 Easy Ways to Avoid Anemia, According to a Nutritionist

Iron is even more important than you think.<p>As a lifelong vegetarian who has struggled with iron-deficiency anemia in the past, I know firsthand that …

Police alert: Man tried to lure 11-year-old boy into car in West Lawn

A man on the Southwest Side tried to lure an 11-year-old boy into his vehicle by pretending his mother asked the man to pick the boy up from school, Chicago police said.<p>The man pulled over in a dirty gray van or SUV near where the boy was walking in the 4700 block of West Marquette Road in the West …

Deadly Marburg virus outbreak declared in Uganda

<b>(CNN) —</b> An outbreak of contagious and deadly Marburg virus disease in the Kween district of eastern Uganda was declared by the nation's Ministry of Health on October 19.<p>Marburg virus disease, which causes severe viral hemorrhagic fever, ranks among the most virulent pathogens known to infect …

Disease