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Storm chaser Joel Taylor died from alleged drug overdose

The captain of the ship which Discovery Channel storm chaser Joel Taylor (seen center) died on board of a suspected drug overdose was all smiles just hours after the tragedy as he posed up with Grease star Olivia Newton John who was performing on the all-gay party cruise. It seemed to be business as usual on board the liner as Captain Johnny Faevelen shared a number of photos to his Twitter from Tuesday evening and Wednesday with the Grease star (left and inset bottom also with Newton-John's husband John). Revelers also shared pictures to Instagram of them continuing to party away. DJ duo Galantis performs for passengers an board (right). Taylor was found unresponsive in his cabin on board the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Harmony of the Seas (seen inset) on Tuesday, after the ship docked in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Another passenger claimed that the 38-year-old Discovery Channel reality star had ingested so much of the addictive narcolepsy medication GHB - often referred to as club drug or date rape drug - that he passed out on the dance floor and had to be carried back to his cabin by two other people.

North Carolina woman killed husband's secretary, jury says

Marlene Postell Johnson, 66, (top and bottom left) was convicted of first-degree murder on Wednesday in Salisbury, North Carolina of the 2013 slaying of 62-year-old Shirley Pierce (righjt), who was stabbed through the neck at her home. 'Mam, you will die in prison. That is my order,' Judge Stuart Albright told Johnson as he sentenced her to life, shortly after she collapsed in court when the guilty verdict was read. Johnson's estranged husband, Ervin Johnson, was the president and CFO of Tuscarora Yarns, where Pierce worked as an executive administrative assistant.

President Trump told reporters late Wednesday that he's 'looking forward' to being interviewed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

'I just signed your death warrant': Pedophile Olympics doctor Larry Nassar is sentenced to 175 YEARS in prison after the judge EVISCERATES him with a letter he wrote insisting his 156 victims were after money and his 'procedures' were all medical

Larry Nassar was sentenced to 175 years in prison on Wednesday after a seven-day sentencing hearing in a Michigan courtroom. Prior to that, the pedophile doctor addressed his victims in a brief statement, choosing to turn and face the women as he made his remarks. 'Your words these past several days, your words, have had a significant emotional effect on myself and has shaken me to my core, he mumbled through tears. 'I also realize what I'm feeling pales in comparison.' He then added: 'I will carry you words with me for the rest of my days.' Those tearful words were revealed to be completely hollow however by Judge Rosemarie Aquilina, who proved that point by reading from the letter that Nassar submitted to the court last week.

Abuse survivors at the center of the Larry Nassar case are reportedly carrying 'worry stones' to ease the stress and trauma of speaking about their abuse at the hands of the Michigan doctor.

NEW Multiple members of the Michigan State University Board and state representatives from the Michigan House approved a resolution demanding that Lou Anna Simon resign

'My hero': Simone Biles thanks judge who sentenced Nassar

Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles, right, tweeted her support for Judge Rosemarie Aquilina, left. The female judge has won legions of followers and heaps of praise for her handling of the Larry Nassar abuse trial. She has offered words of kindness and support to the 168 victims and their relatives who spoke against the disgraced medic in court. In her tweet Biles thanked the judge as her 'hero' for sentencing the child abuser to 175 years.

Serena Williams demands an apology from Tennys Sandgren

Sandgren, an ardent Trump supporter from Tennessee, 'cleaned' his Twitter account on Tuesday after his Twitter account revealed messages hinting at support for the alt-right movement and the suggestion Pizzagate was real. The world ranked No. 97 cleared his social media during the Australian Open , where he shocked the world on Monday by beating No. 5 Dominic Thiem in five sets. However, one tweet in particular caught the attention of Serena, that was shared during one of her matches in 2015. Sandgren shared a video of Serena yelling at Roberta Vinci at the 2015 US Open with the word 'disgusting.' As he started his quarter final match on Tuesday, Serena tweeted a subtle dig with 'Turns channel'.

An international team of researchers found that people who have higher levels of psychopathy tend to benefit and flourish under supervisors who often behave in problematic ways.

FILE - In this Oct. 30, 2017 file photo, Mila Kunis arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "A Bad Moms Christmas." Kunis has been named Woman of the Year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals. She'll be honored Jan. 25 with a parade through Cambridge followed by a roast at which she will receive her pudding pot. Some students at Harvard University are urging the 223-year-old Hasty Pudding theater troupe to stop excluding women from the cast of its annual big-budget burlesque show. Some critics are also calling on Kunis to reconsider her invitation to accept the group's Woman of the Year Award on Thursday. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

People are asking Mila Kunis to reject a Woman of the Year award from a Harvard theater group with an all-male cast. Detractors are calling for Hasty Pudding to start casting women.

California couple ordered to keep away from children

David Turpin, 57, and his wife Louise, 49, who are accused of starving, torturing and chaining up their children at their California home, were brought before a judge, shackled at the ankles and wrists, at Riverside County Court on Wednesday. The Turpins, who were both wearing dark suits, went to lengths to try and hide their chains as they lawyers demanded that the video cameras in court did not film the metal shackles. The couple, who face almost 40 counts including torture, false imprisonment, abuse on a dependent, and child abuse, were in court for a child protection order hearing. Although both David and Louise Turpin are currently held on $9 million bail each, prosecutors asked for a protective order for their 13 children in case they are released.

The eldest of the 13 House of Horrors siblings found living in squalid conditions in Perris, California, was relentlessly bullied at school for being 'smelly', a former classmate has revealed.

We may soon have teeny tiny robots crawling throughout our bodies to deliver drugs. German scientists have developed a rubbery robot that they hope will be used for medicine in the future.

Michigan wife describes moment husband tried to kill her

Father-of-two James Philip Chelekis, 32, broke town in tears (right) as he was given the lengthy sentence after his ex-wife, Amanda (pictured left with one of his daughter), described the horrific attack in court. The mother of his two children said he came up behind her, kissed her forehead and slit her throat after she confronted him about his sexual relationship with the middle school child. She added that after he cut her throat, her husband then proceeded to read her Bible verses and called the underage girl he was having an illicit affair with as she was bleeding out. In the end, it was the teenager who talked him into calling 911, some 55 minutes after the attack at their Grand Rapids home on June 27. Chelekis claimed that during an argument with his 33-year-old wife he grabbed a knife to protect himself and she fell on the blade.

Mary Cerruti, 61, was reported missing by her concerned neighbors in Houston, Texas back in February 2015. Her remains were discovered inside the home in March last year.

An unsettling new map visualizing the latest data from the US Geological Survey has revealed Beverly Hills is at greater risk from earthquakes than previously thought.

Nephews of Alcatraz escapee slam authorities over letter

Family members to the man claiming to be one of the three Alcatraz escapees still walking the Earth spoke out after a letter he allegedly penned was made public this week. Nephews to escapee brothers John and Clarence Anglin - who tunneled out of their prison cell along with Frank Morris 56 years ago - believe John, who was claimed to have sent the chilling letter, could still be alive. They also said they 'have a pretty good idea' of where could be. Ken and David Widner have slammed the 'inhumane' San Francisco Police Department, after it was revealed authorities had been keeping the letter secret since 2013.

A recent study revealed women experience far more brain activity than men during sexual arousal. FEMAIL spoke to scientists around the world for a guide on the science of attraction.

Trump and Melania's 13th anniversary goes without mention

Donald and Melania Trump's 13th wedding anniversary came and went without a mention by POTUS or FLOTUS, or any time slotted in the president's schedule for any such celebration.  The first couple's January 22 anniversary landed on Monday, in the middle of a busy news cycle that saw the president tweeting four times throughout the day solely on the government shutdown. Melania did not tweet or mention it on her own social media either. In fact, she remained completely mum on her social through the day. And then, by nightfall on their anniversary, it was announced that the First Lady suddenly would no longer be joining him on a trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The last time the First Lady shared anything on Twitter was on her husband's inaugural first year anniversary, she shared an interesting shot of herself with a soldier on January 20 (inset). Her caption made no mention of Donald either.

The president's spokeswoman sidestepped questions on Wednesday about a terse Oval Office meeting last summer in which President Donald Trump is said to have asked his acting FBI director who he voted for in the 2016 election.

Sarah Sanders extended her daily briefing on Wednesday so she could upbraid a reporter for pointedly complaining that the president has ignored the epidemic of American school shootings.

The president's spokeswoman sidestepped questions on Wednesday about a terse Oval Office meeting last summer in which President Donald Trump is said to have asked his acting FBI director who he voted for in the 2016 election.

Nearly six in 10 voters said they believe two FBI officials who disparaged Donald Trump destroyed five months worth of missing messages exchanged between them.

Uganda's Pres. loves Trump's frankness, s***hole countries

Uganda's president says he loves President Donald Trump and that he should be praised for not mincing words. 'I love Trump because he tells Africans frankly,' President Yoweri Museveni (right) said Tuesday, shortly after the U.S. ambassador apologized for Trump's recent reference to African nations as 's***hole countries.' 'I don't know whether he was misquoted or whatever. But he talks to Africans frankly,' Museveni said. 'In the world, you cannot survive if you are weak.' 

New York City's Bill De Blasio and New Orleans' Mitch Landrieu are now boycotting a White House meeting over an escalation in President Trump's hard-line immigration policy.

President Donald Trump's administration on Wednesday escalated its battle with 'sanctuary cities' demanding documents on whether local law enforcement agencies are withholding information.

The former Secretary of State ran unsuccessfully against George W. Bush in 2004 but recently told a confidant of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas that he is considering a second run.

Alabama's House of Representatives passed a bill Tuesday that would end special elections for the U.S. Senate, thus preventing another Roy Moore debacle.

'A senseless killing by over-aggressive police': Family of accountant, 25, slam cops as dashcam footage is released showing the moment he was fatally shot in the head after he fled the scene of a car crash

Dashcam footage released Wednesday shows the moment 25-year-old accountant Bijan Ghaisar was fatally shot by police in Alexandria, Virginia after he fled the scene of an accident and then led police on a brief chase. Ghaisar's family called the death a 'senseless killing' by an 'over-aggressive' officer and are demanding answers.

Glenn Selig, 50, was shot dead by terrorists at the Intercontinental Hotel in the Afghan capital on Saturday. He was in Kabul on business when he and three other American citizens were killed.

Liam Flanagan, a second-grader who loved cycling and animals, crashed his bike as he rode down his family's hill in Spring Creek, Oregon, on Saturday January 13. He died a week later.

Jimmy 'JJ' Walker seen in Palm Beach without Ann Coulter

Jimmie 'JJ' Walker, 70, attended a match at the International Polo Club Palm Beach (center) in Florida on Sunday without rumored girlfriend Ann Coulter. The 55-year-old conservative pundit is known to spend the winter in Palm Beach just a few miles away from the polo grounds. Walker did not address Coulter's absence but told DailyMailTV it was his first polo match at the ritzy club. The pair were rumored to be dating last year after Good Times producer Norman Lear exposed the secret romance in an interview. He revealed he sat alongside the couple during a gala and claimed they had been dating for quite 'some time.' Coulter insisted that she and Walker were just friends, despite the fact that they had been seen together at multiple public events in recent years.

Full list of closures revealed: Hobbled by $5billion debt, the company that once dominated toy sales in the US announced the closures on Wednesday, four months after filing for bankruptcy protection in September.

Simply getting medications inside the brain, past what's called the blood-brain barrier, is a hurdle. It's even harder to reach its deepest structures. This invention by MIT could change that.

Violet von Westenholz introduced Prince Harry to Meghan

The couple said they met on a blind date set up by a friend, but refused to reveal her name in order to protect her privacy.It has been speculated that the mystery friend may have been stylist Jessica Mulroney, designer Misha Nonoo, and Soho House consultant Markus Anderson. E! News confirmed with a source that it was in fact Violet von Westenholz, the daughter of a British baron, who is an old friend of Harry's. In her role at Ralph Lauren, she worked with Meghan around time of first date and set the pair up.

A nursing home resident with dementia and a history of wandering off was outside in temperatures hovering around zero for about eight hours. By the time staff noticed, she died.

'I have long had ambivalent feelings about football, so at this point, it's better to leave the hosting to those who are more enthusiastic about it,' Costas said in an email on Wednesday.

Kentucky gunman will likely face murder charges as adult

Authorities in Kentucky are planning to charge the 15-year-old student (seen being arrested on the left) who opened fire on classmates at Marshall County High School on Tuesday with murder, prosecutors said on Wednesday. Bailey Holt (top right) died at the scene after the lone shooter opened fire with a handgun in a packed atrium at Marshall County High School at 8am on Tuesday. Her classmate Preston Cope (bottom right), also 15, was shot in the head by the unnamed attacker and later died of his injuries in a Nashville hospital.

Daniel Austin, 17, was shot in his right arm when a boy opened fire on students, killing two and injuring 18 others, in a packed atrium at Marshall County High School on Tuesday morning.

Anne Heche says Harvey Weinstein fired her from film

Anne Heche (left) identified herself as a Harvey Weinstein (right) victim on Tuesday. In an interview on the Allegedly podcast, Heche said she was fired from a Miramx film for refusing to perform oral sex on the film producer. Heche, 48, said she was able to escape the room before he assaulted her. It's unclear which film Heche was fired from. She acted in three Miramax films, most recently 2001's Prozac Nation.

Billy Bush revealed in an interview on Wednesday that Matt Lauer reached out to him after he was fired, asking for self-help book recommendations.

Monique Greene has asked a judge to order Nelly - whose real name is Cornell Iral Haynes Jr. - to not do to others what she claims he did to her in a Seattle Walmart parking lot.

Farrow, Allen's adoptive daughter, has long claimed the esteemed director abused her when she was seven in the family's Connecticut home. Now she has attacked Justin Timberlake on Twitter.

ICE agent Andrew Pleviak (right) was arrested after Kansas TV news anchor Deb Farris (left) accused him of sending her sexually explicit messages and sharing sensitive law enforcement material.

Bonds and Clemens miss out on Baseball Hall of Fame again

The Baseball Writers' Association of America announced the Hall of fame class of 2018 Wednesday evening. But the unveiling wasn't cause for celebration for Roger Clemens (inset left) or Barry Bonds (inset right) - two of the game's greatest players whose legacies have been tarnished by allegations of steroid use. Despite their long and successful careers, neither will head to Cooperstown to be inducted into the hall of fame. Chipper Jones, Jim Thome, Vladimir Guerrero and Trevor Hoffman (pictured left to right) have all been announced as the 2018 class. Jones and Thome were both first-ballot selections, according to ESPN, while this was Guerrero's and Hoffman's second and third years on the ballot, respectively. 

NEW The U.S. Army is looking for innovative scientists to whip up a prototype design for futuristic, next-generation combat wear for soldiers inspired by the nano suit worn in the Iron Man films.

Joy Milne was able to use her sense of smell to recongise the early onset of her husband's Parkinson's disease. Since his death, she has been using her ability to further research.

German Chancellor takes a veiled swipe at Trump as she condemns the rise of right-wing populism as a 'poison' and declares there is too much 'national egotism' at Davos

Merkel told the World Economic Forum in Davos that the only way to move the world forward is through cooperation while hitting out at Trump for withdrawing from the Paris climate accord.

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is putting on a demonstration of his relevance with multiple appearances in Davos, after a report that he sleeps and drools in meetings.

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said he wasn't worried about the response to the 'America First' posture President Trump is promoting in Davos.

Pregnant Kate Middleton cooes over an adorable infant

During a visit to a specialist mother and baby unit at Bethlem Royal Hospital in London Kate, 36, cooed over seven-month-old Angela, as she played on a mat and blew bubbles with a nursery nurse (inset). The duchess looked radiant in a baby blue coat (left and right) by maternity label Séraphine, over a patterned dress by the same label as she chatted to fellow mums. It is the second day in a row that she has worn the colour, leaving onlookers wondering if it was a clue to the sex of her unborn child - although palace sources have always maintained that William and Kate have made no attempt to find out the sex of any of their children.

Jilly Johnson tried five of the High-Street's best quick fixes for a pert bottom without squats. Her top pick's included Miraclesuit Shapewear and Triumph Magic Boost Velvet Shapewear.

File - In this April 4, 2017, file photo, the fountains of Bellagio erupt along the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas. The union representing hotel workers in Las Vegas will ask casino-resort operators to give every housekeeper a 'panic button' as part of their new contracts. Leaders of the Culinary Union will bring the request to the bargaining table next month on behalf of 14,000 housekeepers who work on the Las Vegas Strip and the destination's downtown area. The push comes amid the #MeToo movement against sexual assault and harassment and is in line with ordinances recently approved in other cities. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

The union representing hotel workers in Las Vegas will ask casino-resort operators to give 'panic buttons' to housekeepers as part of their new contracts.

Forced to visit the death camps: Harrowing footage shows German civilians made to see the atrocities carried out by the Nazis after WWII

Video shows locals being taken around the notorious Buchenwald concentration camp in Weimar, Germany, just days after it had been liberated by American troops. Emaciated piles of bodies can be seen on the backs of trucks as townsfolk walked around the camp, many in floods of tears. Items belonging to some of the victims were laid out on display for them to see while one woman can be seen being carried away by two soldiers after collapsing.

Lisa Smith, 19, and Keiff King, 26, face charges of attempted murder aggravated assault and other crimes in connection with the death of their son, Tahjir (pictured) in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania.

Teddie Butcher (pictured) was teaching food and nutrition at the Hoover High School in Alabama last week where students are typically allowed to play music whilst working on projects.

Thylane Blondeau is the new face of Juicy Couture

The French model took to Instagram today to announce her partnership with the LA-based brand, writing: 'It's out ! I'm so excited to announce that I'm the new face of @juicycouture.' Campaign images show Thylane modelling the brand's iconic tracksuits, including a bright yellow number paired with white slip-ons (top inset). Thylane also donned a pastel pink tracksuit as part of the new campaign, wearing pastel from head to toes for the photos (right). Other images see her posing in a ruffled tunic paired with leggings (left), and in a white dress with red polka dots (bottom inset).

Susan Bernecker, the mother of a stuntman who died while filming The Walking Dead, has filed a wrongful death lawsuit. Jon Bernecker, 33, died after falling from a 25-foot balcony.

Sean Donis, 37, was exonerated in Rockland County Supreme Court on Tuesday, 18 months after finding his 38-year-old wife Nancy in bed with her 58-year-old boss Albert Lopez.


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Jenna Treat reveals eyebrows can make you look youthful

Make-up artist Jenna Treat transformed the brows of five women to reveal how eyebrows can soften your features, give a younger appearance and even slim your face. (pictured left to right) Cathryn Smithson Whitehead, 57, had patches in her eyebrows hidden. Julie Voll ono, 56, had over plucking corrected. Chantelle Znideric, 39, had her arch corrected and Janet Quirke, 46, had symmetry restored.

Fines will be issued to anyone who 'infringes the freedom of movement of women in public spaces' in France. The new bill is the brainchild of France's Secretary of State for Equality (pictured).

NEW Australian dietitian Susie Burrell recently shared a snap of a lunch box she had prepared for her son that was both healthy and child friendly.

A federal court ruled on Tuesday that Lisa and Anthony 'A.J.' Demaree did not sexually exploit their three daughters when they took photos of them playing in the bath back in 2008.

'This was animal behavior': Vicious Florida girl, 14, beats up new student, 13, while eight classmates stand by and live stream assault on Snapchat

A 14-year-old middle school student in Florida attacked a younger classmate who had only been attending her school for a week because she thought the girl spread rumors about her. The rumors were posted anonymously online, but law enforcement officials do not think the victim was the one who posted the comments that angered the attacker. The victim was left with a swollen jaw and bruises. Her mother said she is also experiencing headaches because some of her hair was pulled out during the fight. The school system in which the girls are enrolled responded to the incident saying it would try to separate the two students.

This photo provided by the Dan Smalley Lab at Brigham Young University in January 2018 shows a projected image of researcher Erich Nygaard in Provo, Utah. Scientists have figured out how to manipulate tiny nearly unseen specks in the air and use them to produce images more realistic than most holograms, according to a study published on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2018, in the journal Nature. (Dan Smalley Lab, Brigham Young University via AP)

Scientists have figured out how to manipulate nearly unseen specks in the air and use them to create 3-D images that are more realistic and clearer than holograms, according to a new study.

Venkatesh Sasthakonar has been arrested for allegedly assaulting the 51-year-old female at Nassau University Medical Center in New York. Police say it happened on Monday afternoon.

The Queensland man who subjected his partner to nearly four years of physical and emotional torment, including attacking her pregnant stomach with a hammer, has been sentenced.

Juwanna Brooks,44, from Louisiana fell overboard from a Carnival ship into the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday night. It was her very first cruise that had been given to her as a gift from her husband.

Here, in a piece for The Conversation, Dana Rosenfeld, a reader in sociology based at Keele University, Staffordshire, investigates five common beliefs about aging.

Elizabeth Smart has expressed her disbelief at being nominated for a Daytime Emmy for her work as a special correspondent on Crime Watch Daily with Chris Hansen.

According to a 'genius' hack posted on Reddit this week (inset), you don't need to be a professional make-up artist to create an eyeliner wing as sharp as Gigi Hadid's (pictured).

Search is launched to find the country's cutest pet

Adorable photos have been submitted as part of a nationwide competition to find the UK's cutest office pet. Clockwise from top left: Dexter the terrier looks adorable in his silk tie; Fred the cat, who works in a centre for anxiety disorders and trauma in Oxford; Walter is 'Quality Controller' of the snack box at Simply Veterinary in Leeds; the team at Axis Chiropractic say that Smudge is the cutest pet because he gives the best cuddles; one of Jamie's favourite spots is the filing cabinet; and Ruska never fails to put a smile on people's faces and loves spending lunch with staff members.

The actress, 47, revealed she was 'very independent' in her youth and had even struggled to watch romantic films, before love just 'happened' with the actor, 49, when they were both older.

On January 12, three tourists crashed into Lake Champlain when the Waze app directed them to drive down a boat ramp and into the lake.

Experts at British fashion website Who What Wear have revealed the exact necklace to wear with every neckline, including the chunky collar necklace which requires an open-neck top to balance it out.

Instagram fitness stars have shared with FEMAIL Food&Drink; the contents of their fridges with revealing 'shelfies' and they are predictably wholesome, featuring a lot of avocado.

The Florida owner of a $300,000 Ferrari is suing Marriott International, saying a hotel valet gave his keys to a young man who was trying to impress a woman he just met.

Researchers in Ontario, Canada, discovered a 'significant association' between acute respiratory infections, particularly flu, and acute myocardial infarction, the medical name for a heart attack.

Steven Allen of Texas couldn't stop twitching, picked at imaginary pains on his arms and became violent after taking Tamiflu, which has caused hallucinations for several children this year.

The Dalai Lama was given $1 million to travel to the U.S. and meet Keith Reniere, founder of NXIVM in Albany, NY. The 'self-help' organization is accused of being a cover for a sex cult.

Anita Cassidy speaks about her open marriage

Anita Cassidy (pictured center), 40, told her husband of ten years Marc, 46, (pictured right) that she found monogamy stifling and wanted other sexual partners. She used a dating site to meet her lover Andrea (pictured left), 30, and later introduced him to her husband and children. Anita, Marc and Andrea shared their experience of being in a love triangle.

A California advocacy group is suing coffee companies for not warning about the presence of chemical that may be carcinogenic in their products, though research and responses are mixed.

Starbucks will use some of the savings from the new U.S. corporate tax cuts to give domestic employees pay raises, company stock and expanded benefits with a combined worth of more than $250 million.

The supplement, yet to be given a name by researchers at Ohio State University, contains zinc, copper, iron, carnitine and phosphatidylserine. It will cost around $35 (£25) for a month's supply.

Umar King, 33, was killed in Jersey City, New Jersey at around 4.50am on Tuesday morning, when a stolen SUV jumped the curb while fleeing police and struck him, prosecutors said.

Moscow student Artyom Iskhakov, 19, told Tatiana Strakhova's parents in the appalling message how her heart was still beating, so he stabbed her and then had sex with her corpse.

Ohio man Matthew Wenzler, 27, has been charged with first-degree felonious assault after he spit bloody phlegm into a police officer's mouth during his arrest for disorderly conduct.

Outrage at the LAPD over video of cop filmed forcibly dragging 18-year-old off train 'because she had her feet on the seat'

A police officer, enforcing passenger code of conduct rules, has been filmed dragging an 18-year-old woman off a Los Angeles metro train after she refused to take her feet off the seat. In the video, Bethany Nava is pinned to the wall by the officer and she swears at him as she tries to explain she only had her feet on the side of the seat. Another woman Selina Lechuga then joins in, swearing loudly at the officer, who radios for back up. Eventually both women were arrested and Lechuga appears to spit at an officer before she is led away. The video, which has been viewed 4.1 million times, was filmed by a by-stander.

According to London-based Dr Sarah Brewer, common causes include low blood pressure, which can be effectively treated through prescribed medication and simple lifestyle changes.

Rodrigo Franco admitted smuggling another 20 cobras into Los Angeles but they died in transit. He also said he tried to mail protected turtles from the United States to Hong Kong.

Ming-Chi Kuo, who works for Taipei City-based firm KGI Securities says the 5.8-inch phone will have the same design as the current model but with a more powerful chip (iPhone X, stock image).

Researchers from the University of California, LA, reveal taking a compound found in the Indian spice, know as curcumin, causes people to have less protein build-up in the region of the brain linked to memory.

Developed by Polish scientists, Tribitor, which is dissolved in water and drank 15 minutes before eating high-GI foods, inhibits the absorption of carbs, preventing the deposition of fat.

Polyamorous family are expecting their fifth child

Buddy and Rose Sullivan, both 33, of San Diego share their life with Lauren King, 34, and have four children between them – all boys (left). Lauren is expecting another boy (top right), the fifth in the family. The trio share a California king size bed (bottom right) and insist they love each other equally and are not open to relationships with other people.

Earl Kimrey, 32, was charged with first-degree murder in the death of three-year-old Mariah Woods from North Carolina on Wednesday. Officials say the child died of chloroform poisoning.

A third of women in a new survey said they were embarrassed by the symptoms that they had not expected to face, and half said the whole ordeal affected their confidence levels.

Juvenal and Cristina Amaral, were found buried in the back yard of their house in Camaçari, north east Brazil, having been allegedly murdered by a gang of five males aged 13 to 29.

A Tesla Model S traveling on Autopilot at a speed of 65mph plowed into the rear of a Culver City, California, fire engine on 405 Freeway Monday, causing significant damage, but no injuries.

Naomi Anderson, 30, weighed 377lbs the last time she was at the doctor's office. After following a liquid diet for two weeks, she is about to learn if she lost 20lbs and can have surgery.

The World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem is publishing the letters over the coming months, including one sent by Perla Tytelman in Warsaw to husband Jozef in Siberia.

An American fitness fanatic will have to tone down her routine after a new workout caused her Achilles tendon to snap, leaving her in agony. Video shows how Tiffany Van Dyke injured herself.

UK relationship expert Tracey Cox gives her no nonsense answers to the ten questions men ask most about sex - including how to delay premature ejaculation and how to increase penis size.

Reddit user blasts artist who drew curvy Disney Princesses

The images show princesses such as Ariel and Belle with curvy figures, tattoos, and pin-up-inspired make-up and are a stark departure from Disney's typical beauty standards, which have often been slammed as unrealistic and fat-phobic. Many have also pointed out in the past that bigger characters in Disney movies are often depicted as evil or stupid—something that has been deemed problematic in films aimed at young children. But a Reddit user found the curvy reinventions 'unrealistic', and claimed they don't match the princesses' living conditions.

Kelli Russell, 33, from Dallas, is expected to be charged with a state felony count of theft of property valued at $2,500, which carries a sentence of up to two years in jail and a $10,000 fine.

Terrible cooks have shared photos of the worst pasta dishes they've ever made - and they'll make you feel better about your own cooking skills. Some feature overcooked pasta that has congealed.

According to a Washington DC attorney who goes by the name LockPickingLawyer on YouTube, many safety deposit boxes have a manufacturer's code that overrides personal ones.

In the latest bizarre marriage of modern technology and porn, CamSoda has unveiled ‘virtual intercourse with real people,’ which uses VR, ‘teledildonics,’ and high-tech RealDolls.

Christopher Simpson, 21, allegedly lashed out at the hound without knowing his own strength. The alleged attack happened in his girlfriend's family home in Leland, North Carolina.

Lincoln (pictured) was dressed by his father when his mother was out of the house recently. His mother came home and found that his pajamas had been put on him 'upside down'.

Incredible new aerial pictures have provided a sneak peek of the construction of three new major attractions at Walt Disney World in Florida and Disneyland in California.

Tinky Winky actor's daughter pays tribute to her father

Simon Shelton Barnes, from Ampthill in Bedfordshire, had trained as a ballet dancer (top) and choreographer before taking on the role (right, on set) from 1998 to 2001 as the purple character who carried a 'magic bag' in the children's show. After the father-of-three's death, his make-up artist daughter Lydia Barnes (left) said: 'I love you so much dad. Always have, always will. The most beautiful man in the world. Forever in my heart.' Mr Barnes was found last Wednesday at 7.30am having died of hypothermia after collapsing on the streets of Liverpool in the Mann Island area of the city (bottom). Tributes were also paid yesterday by his former flatmate Judith Tynan, the cousin of his ex-wife Emma Robbins, who lived with him on the Wirral in Merseyside for the final year of his life. She told MailOnline: 'I'm very floored at losing him, he was just the best company. We got on terribly well.’

Jon Wickes, 50, took his 12-year-old son Harry Wickes to Eynsford Castle, in Kent, because he was learning about medieval castles at school and the pair took some photographs.

The Killer Kanines Instagram launched the day OJ Simpson was granted parole in 2017. It posts photos of accused and convicted murderers alongside dogs that look like them.

Dramatic video shows a man named as Shiva standing by the tracks in the  Lingampally area of Hyderabad, India, and smiling at his smartphone camera.

Paul Chodas, manager of Nasa's Center for Near-Earth Object Studies at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena has said there is 'zero' chance of the asteroid colliding with Earth (stock image).

Grumpy Cat's owner, Tabatha Bundesen, was awarded $710,001 in an intellectual property lawsuit filed against Grenade Beverage for creating unauthorized coffee products.

Around ten children aged eight to 15 have been mugged by 'gangs of teenagers' in Nacka, south-east of Stockholm, in recent weeks, forcing authorities to call in mounted police.

Inside China's mysterious 'mole-town': Drone footage shows 4,000-year-old community where thousands of residents still live in underground houses

A new aerial video has provided a rare glimpse into a mysterious Chinese village where residents have lived in subterranean 'pit yards' for some four millennia. The series of underground dwellings in central China's Henan Province used to have nearly 10,000 homes. Right now, around 3,000 people still live there while the others have moved to modern homes, according to Chinese media.

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'I cry forever': Hilarious video shows distraught little girl breaking down when she finds out she's having a baby brother and not a sister

An adorable new video shows the moment a little girl in Pennsylvania learns she won't be getting her preference: a baby sister. A blue bow is placed in her hair and she's told to look in a mirror for the big reveal. When she sees the color of the bow, though, she is not happy. Her mother tries to console her and assure her that brothers aren't so bad, but it doesn't work. Her daughter takes the bow out of her hair and tosses it away in disgust.

A man in Alabama went to great heights to pop his girlfriend the big question, faking an injury before getting down on one knee to surprise her with a ring. The stunt involved a unicycle and a 13ft wall.

The 50-year-old former Wimbledon champion is said to have earned in the region of £100million throughout his career, but was declared bankrupt in June last year over a £3.3million debt.

Philippines volcano spectacularly erupts spewing lava and ash five kilometres into the air as nearly 60,000 residents evacuate the area 

Mount Mayon has sent lava 600 metres into the air and blown plumes of ash 5km above the crater, forcing thousands of locals and tourists to flee to safety. The volcano gushed out lava and molten rock again on Wednesday, the violent explosion the latest in a week of ominous rumbling. Over 61,000 people have been forced to evacuate from nearby villages as thick smoke rises from the mountain and darkens the sky. Spectacular time-lapse footage shows the gradual eruption of the picturesque mountain from small puffs of smoke to spewing out thick molten lava.


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An ape like me can learn to take selfies too! Playful animals show off their best pouts and shoot pictures of the rainforest after being handed cameras to take photos

We are pretty much identical when it comes to our DNA. And it seems our similarity to chimpanzees extends to a shared love of selfies. For when the BBC handed over their cameras to a playful group of chimps in Cameroon as part of a groundbreaking natural history series, the resulting footage resembled a group of tourists at a beauty spot.

A suspect in China has had his head stuck between bars in a police station. Footage showed him shedding tears in distress and struggling to speak when officers tried to free him.

Pickles, a one-year-old pig has a special talent for surfing. He was rescued by his owner, Maddie Johnson, 25, last year after the farm where he lived in Sacramento, California, flooded.

It is believed the video was filmed in the city of Vladikavkaz, in the southwestern Russian region of North Ossetia-Alania. Prosecutors are now investigating the footage.

Found in the Brazilian Amazon, Megapropodiphora arnoldi sports an enormous pair of front legs, while its four remaining limbs are relatively small.

Critically ill woman, 21, marries HERSELF in 'a fairy tale wedding' to realize her dream of becoming a bride

A cancer-stricken Chinese woman has had her greatest wish granted after walking down the aisle in a beautiful wedding dress - despite having no groom. Yang Chunyan, who has leukaemia, said she had always wanted a big white wedding, but she feared she might not live long enough to have her long-desired ceremony. The 21-year-old expressed her wish in her sick bed to her brother, who arranged the emotional nuptials for her with help from medical staff and charity workers.