Joanne Day

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Kamala The Ugandan Giant, Former Pro Wrestler, Struggles As A Double Amputee

In the 1980s, Kamala the Ugandan Giant was one of the most feared wrestlers in what was then known as the WWF. Today, he's a double amputee struggling to make ends meet.<p>The video above, produced by Bleacher Report, shows James Harris (a.k.a. Kamala) as he copes with the loss of both legs to …

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A Mother’s Darkly Humorous Portraits of ‘Domestic Bliss’

Inspired by a motherhood epiphany and the work of Cindy Sherman, photographer Susan Copich has spent the past four years creating a darkly comedic …

How Flip Phones Could Return In A Big Way

The Motorola Razr was the best-selling clamshell phone, selling more than 130 million units during its four-year run from 2003 to 2007, when the iPhone was introduced.<p>Apple's smartphone changed everything. Suddenly, phone makers needed their hardware to be "smart," and they tried their best to …

Asylum seeker boat lands on tiny Micronesian island of Yap

A boatload of asylum seekers believed to be on their way to Australia have shown up on a tiny Micronesian island about 2,000km north of Papua New Guinea.<p>The 35 Indian and Nepalese men and two Indonesian crew members arrived on the island of Yap on Monday. People smugglers reportedly told them they …

Supervisor burnt to death after being trapped in factory oven, trial hears

A factory supervisor was burned to death after being trapped in an industrial oven at a kayak factory, a court heard on Thursday. Father of three Alan Catterall tried to escape using a crowbar, but died a “horrific” death because co-workers were unable to hear his cries for help, a jury …

Ebola is What Happens When Promises Are Broken

Diseases do a lot of different things, all vicious, but there's one thing they've got in common: they find our vulnerabilities and exploit them.<p>The Ebola outbreak in West Africa -- and the world's inept initial response to it --shows how fragile we are on all fronts. Because the epidemic isn't just …

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It's Been Five Years Since the Maguindanao Massacre and the Perpetrators Are Still Free

The killers used a state-owned backhoe to dig a pit, then shoved the bodies in. When investigators arrived on the scene of Nov. 23, 2009, massacre in …

Manchester Psycho Barry Edwards Tortured Girlfriend With Bat, Scalding Water and Blades for 9 Hours

A Manchester man who once changed his name to "Naughty Rascal" has been jailed for 16 years for torturing his girlfriend with a baseball bat and …