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An array of hot sauces pose in this file photo. Source: Facebook

Pennsylvania woman charged; forced child to eat ‘laxatives and hot sauce’

A woman from Lancaster County in Pennsylvania has been charged with forcing a 4-year old boy to ‘eat laxatives and hot sauce’, according to local media reports. Authorities claim that the woman first bound the child, before she “fed him a laxative concoction” and then made him drink hot sauce […]

December 28, 2016 US
A group of people pose at a bar in this unrelated file photo. Source: Facebook

Idaho babysitter ‘was in bar’ while 4-year-old roamed parking lot

Police in eastern Idaho say that a 27-year old babysitter responsible for a 4-year-old girl was in a bar, while the child was found wandering around a parking lot. The man now faces a charge of misdemeanor injury to a child. According to witnesses, the child was seen in the […]

December 28, 2016 US
James Verone's mugshot. Source: Facebook

North Carolina man steals $1 from bank, just to get free health care in jail

Life hasn’t been kind to 59-year old James Verone, a resident of Gaston County, North Carolina. After losing his job as a delivery man which he held for 17 years, he also lost his health insurance. That’s prevented him from seeking medical help for a number of painful complaints: slipped […]

December 28, 2016 US
Alaskan woman uses yarn to create ‘Disney princess wigs’ for child cancer patients

Alaskan woman uses yarn to create ‘Disney princess wigs’ for child cancer patients

A former cancer nurse who made a Disney princess wig out of yarn for a friend’s sick child never imagined her creation would spread nationwide. “We have individual families contacting us wanting wigs for their own little girls who had just been diagnosed, and we have four hospitals right now […]

December 28, 2016 US