Elsa Maldonado Diaz

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Sweet poison: How sugar, not cocaine, is one of the most addictive and dangerous substances

Sugar: It's the new tobacco. Worse, it's the secret destroyer.<p>Unlike cigarettes, the warnings about sugar are mere whispers at best. Yet sugar is …

Nutrition

Dad in N.C. rescues daughter from car as it is repeatedly rammed by road rage driver

A terrified dad dragged his daughter from their Saab while a deranged driver continually rammed their car, even after the father had pulled into a …

Road Rage

Chicago man defends dog from vicious coyote

He's his dog's best friend.<p>A daring suburban Chicago man defended his beloved pooch from a snarling coyote, forcing the beast to tuck its tail and …

Pets

Ku Klux Klan thugs chase down and kill African American soldier on desolate Georgia road in 1964

Fifty years ago, as musty old Jim Crow customs were being tested in the South, the local KKK klavern established sentries to maintain the racial …

Civil Rights

Florida underage sex sting nabs 22 including Disney World employees: Report

Twenty-two men have been collared in an underage sex sting in central Florida that unveiled one man reportedly bringing a McDonald's Happy Meal to a …

Crime

Interviewee’s penchant for porn revealed in live cell phone demo

Always delete your cell phone's web browsing history before going live on air.<p>That's the lesson from this hilarious X-rated fail after an …

Filmmaking

Body discovered near Chelsea Piers that of missing fashion designer Michele Savoia

The body of a flamboyant fashion designer missing since Thursday was pulled from the icy Hudson River Sunday near the yacht he was living on, …

Hudson River

11 arrested for serving human meat at Nigerian hotel restaurant: report

Ever wondered what's really in that burger?<p>In one Nigerian restaurant, cops have discovered that it was humans on the menu.<p>The grim discovery was …

Trading

Drunken Arizona woman goes on naked, bloody rampage after boyfriend refuses sex: cops

A drunken Arizona woman went on a naked and bloody rampage after her boyfriend refused to have sex, police said.<p>Ashley Marie Prenovost, 24, allegedly …

Crime

‘Boys will be boys’ Montana prosecutor tells 5-year-old rape victim’s mom: report

A Montana prosecutor reportedly had a heartless explanation for the mother a 5-year-old rape victim — "boys will be boys."<p>The surprising anecdote is …

U.S. Department of Justice

Devout Christian studies student allegedly kills fiancée, makes it look like suicide

A devout Christian studies student learning about moral decision-making shot his fiancée dead then tried to make it look like a suicide, police …

Crime

FBI, police in 5 states reportedly investigating Pennsylvannia 'Craigslist killer' after jailhouse claims

Police in five states and the FBI are reportedly investigating a 19-year-old's claims of murdering at least 22 people during a satanic six-year …

Crime

‘I broke down a code’: Florida school board member gives bizarre, rambling speech

A Florida school board member appeared to detach from reality Tuesday when she delivered an incomprehensible speech about 9/11, threats to her …

School Administration

WATCH: Thieves steal $250G in jewelry from New Jersey store in Valentine's Day heist

Heartless crooks pulled off a Valentine's Day heist of a New Jersey jewelry store — right as a major snow storm was underway.<p>The culprits crashed a …

New Jersey

Pregnant Fla. mom arrested after second child dies in her care since 2011

A pregnant Florida woman who has had two of her children die in her care was arrested Tuesday after she told cops she buried her 2-year-old girl in a …

Crime

Military testing low-level electric shocks to keep troops awake

Soldiers trying to stay awake may soon ditch coffee for electrical brain shocks.<p>The military is investigating how to use low-level electrical …

The Brain

After fierce debate, Belgium passes world's only law allowing euthanasia for children

Regardless of age, terminally ill children in terrible pain will be able to choose death over suffering under legislation approved Thursday in …

Teens

First strike: Kansas lawmaker wants to legalize harder spanking of children

Naughty Kansas children beware: A hard spanking in your state could become legal.<p>A Sunflower State lawmaker has proposed a law that would allow …

Kansas