The family of Tawon Boyd, 21, who died in Baltimore's Franklin Square Hospital after calling the police requesting an ambulance while fighting with his girlfriend, are questioning the way he was treated by authorities claiming it might have led to his death.
A boy has been born with a rare condition that means he looks like an 80-year-old man.The baby was born in the district of Magura, Bangladesh, on Sunday. Local doctors, who have been left stunned, say the baby suffers from a rare condition called progeria, that causes a child's body to age faster than it should.It is caused by a single mistake in a particular gene, which causes it to make abnormal
A hungry lion has been filmed by tourists getting its head trapped inside the bottom of a dead hippopotamus.The animal was filmed by YouTube channel Mel and Dave's Adventures as they begin to realise and express shock over what they are witnessing.Its head appears to get lodged as it wriggles around.Another lion watches the scene as the lion continues to wriggle with its head stuck.The lion finall
A 16-year-old boy in Siberia survived a 23-storey fall while doing pull-ups to impress a girl.Alexander Shadrin landed on a taxi parked underneath after dropping 230ft from a balcony.Witnesses said he climbed over balcony railings to show off. He failed.He was still conscious when paramedics arrived despite suffering serious injuries and he is now in intensive care.Investigators said he 'climbed o
The family of Tawon Boyd, 21, who died in Baltimore's Franklin Square Hospital after calling the police requesting an ambulance while fighting with his girlfriend, are questioning the way he was treated by authorities claiming it might have led to his death.While the autopsy is still pending, his attorney claims that brain swelling along with kidney and heart failure all contributed to his death.
A woman in Guangzhou, China, has given birth to a baby boy with no eyes.Liu Peihua gave birth on September 20 to a baby boy who was born with no eye tissue.It is believed the baby has Anophthalmia which affects one in 100,000 babies.Mrs Peihua is now seeking specialist treatment for her son.Chinese press reported that there had been no indication prior to his birth that he had the condition.Mrs Pe
A boy, from Blackpool and who is now 12, pleaded guilty to raping the same boy fifteen times.He was sent to custody at Blackpool Magistrates' Court ahead of his sentencing at Preston Crown Court at a later date.Prosecutor, Kerry Grieve, said the offences took place between April last year and last month.On May 29 this year the defendant was playing with a boy in his bedroom when his mother heard w
A man has been arrested over the alleged female genital mutilation of a two-year-old girl, the first case of its kind in Dublin.The Somalian national, in his 30s, is currently being quizzed by police at Sundrive Garda Station over the incident, which is banned in Ireland.It is believed the girl is undergoing treatment in hospital, reports The Mirror.Specialist police teams in white forensic outfi
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