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Texas officer who fatally shot 93-year-old woman is fired

The police officer who fatally shot a 93-year-old woman at her home in Texas has been fired after a city council vote Saturday.<p>Officer Stephen Stem was dismissed from the Hearne Police Department on Saturday after the city council voted 6-0 to take disciplinary action against him, said Jessica …

Pit Bull Who Mauled Child Sentenced To Life In Jail

A pit bull who mauled a Phoenix, Arizona, boy has been sentenced to spend his life at a no-kill shelter operated from a jail run by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio.<p>Judge Deborah Griffith carried out the sentencing Tuesday, ruling that the dog, named Mickey, should spend the rest of his life …

Worst Rap Ever Is Big Hit For Dave In Charge

British musician David Palmer is rapping against environmental destruction, but his efforts to save Mother Earth are getting him dragged through the dirt.<p>Palmer records environmentally conscious hip hop under the name "Dave In Charge."<p>Palmer released his biggest "hit," "Habitat," in March on …

Army to review hair rules after complaints from black military women

The military is reviewing its new regulations involving soldiers' appearance after criticism by some black military women and lawmakers who argue that changes in the hair requirement are racially biased.<p>Pentagon spokesman Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby said Tuesday that Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel …

Botched execution of Oklahoma killer raises questions about new 3-drug lethal injection protocol

A botched execution using a new drug combination left a convicted killer writhing and clenching his teeth on the gurney Tuesday, leading Oklahoma prison officials to halt the proceedings before the inmate's eventual death from a heart attack.<p>Clayton Lockett, 38, who shot a 19-year-old woman and …

Florida mom demands answers after son allegedly ordered off bus amid seizure

A Florida mother is "beyond outraged" and still awaiting an explanation from school officials some two weeks after her son was allegedly ordered off a bus while in the throes of a diabetic seizure.<p>Cynthia Shepard of West Park, Fla., said her 16-year-old son, Andrew, suffered the seizure as he rode …

Oil tank cars derail, burn in Virginia

A pillar of black smoke billowed over downtown Lynchburg, Virginia, after a train carrying crude oil jumped its tracks and caught fire Wednesday afternoon, city officials said.<p>Between 12 and 14 cars from a CSX freight train were involved in the derailment, which occurred along the James River and …

765-lb. Charity Pierce In A Race To Marry Young Lover

A morbidly obese woman in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is facing the biggest battle of her life -- losing 200 pounds in a hurry.<p>Charity Pierce, 38, is trying to lose enough weight to qualify for gastric bypass surgery. She believes surgery is the only way she'll be healthy enough to marry her 21-year-old …

Homeowner Has To Pay Damages From Neighbor's Exploding Corpse

It was an explosion, but not the kind of explosion that's covered by homeowner's insurance.<p>That was the conclusion reached by a Palm Beach County, Florida court last week after six years of litigation, according to the Broward Palm Beach New Times.<p>From the Times:<p>Back in 2008, an elderly woman's …

Canadian witnesses video UFO at 400 feet

Two Canadian witnesses traveling east along Highway 16 near Marlobo, Alberta, reported stopping and photographing an unknown object hovering above the tree tops about 400 feet away, according to April 29, 2014, testimony in Case 55866 from the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) witness reporting …

'Europe's Dirtiest Man' Sleeps In A Bed Of Ashes

They call him Europe's dirtiest man.<p>Ludvik Dolezal, 58, goes to great lengths to preserve what he calls his ideal habitat: a smoldering mound of ashes.<p>According to the UK's South West News Service, Dolezal, who lives in Novy Bydzov, Czech Republic, "burns whatever he finds to create the dirty pile …

What Does Human Flesh Taste Like?

If there's one thing the "Hannibal" series gets right, it's making human meat look <i>delicious</i>.<p>The NBC show features infamous cannibal Hannibal Lecter as a culinary master, turning edible parts of the human body into Lung and Loin Bourguignonne, Tandoori Liver and thigh baked in clay with marrow. It's …

Astounding Images of Volcanoes Spewing Fiery Blue Lava

For many years now Paris-based photographer Olivier Grunewald has been photographing the Kawah Ijen volcano in Indonesia, where astounding, …