A dog owner mauled to death by his Staffordshire bull terrier was allegedly being interviewed by the BBC when the horrific attack took place. The man’s cause of death was recorded as hypovolemic shock and damage to the airway - with the injuries said to be consistent with a dog bite. The dog remains in secure kennels after being seized by police - who have since confirmed that the animal is not prohibited under the Dangerous Dogs Act.
Villagers in Indonesia were left horrified when they discovered the body of a missing man inside the belly of a giant snake. A six-minute video on the website of the Tribun Timur publication shows villagers slicing open the 7m-long python’s carcass to reveal the legs and torso of the 25-year-old victim, named Akbar Salubiro. Junaedi, the secretary of Salubiro village in West Sulawesi province, said that villagers began searching for Akbar on Monday night after realising he had not returned from his palm oil crops.
Body positivity blogger Ana Carolina Rojas has nothing to hide, not even the hate she receives from trolls. Rojas was minding her own business, enjoying a beautiful, warm day of sunbathing and sharing it with her followers when a troll attacked.
The CW is the place to be on the small screen when it comes to DC Comics superheroes, and we've known for a while now that the next big hero with a show of his own in the works is none other than Black Lightning. Black Lightning will star Cress Williams as Jefferson Pierce, who has actually retired from the superhero game and is living a quiet life as a teacher. When his daughter develops a passion for fighting crime, vigilante-style, and one of his students ends up tangled up with a gang, Jefferson will be drawn back into the life of fighting injustice. In DC Comics lore, Black Lightning has the ability to absorb, direct, and even generate electricity.
At a public forum on immigration Tuesday in Sacramento, Calif., Holocaust survivor Bernard Marks confronted U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Acting Director Thomas Homan and County Sheriff Scott Jones. "History is not on your side," he said.
The Chicago White Sox made Tim Anderson a very happy man last week when they finalized a new six-year, $25M extension. Now the White Sox shortstop of the present, and future, is spreading that joy around, beginning with a very expensive and generous gift that he purchased and presented to his mother on Wednesday. According to MLB.com’s Scott Merkins, Anderson mentioned that his decision was in part motivated by providing financial security for his wife and daughter.