Month: May

11 Years Old American Girl ‘Forced To Marry Her Rapist’

An American woman has described to the New York Times how she was forced to marry a man who raped her when she was just 11-years-old. Sherry Johnson, from Florida, told interviewer Nicholas Kristof she was raped by both a minister and a parishioner at her conservative Pentecostal church. She fell pregnant and gave birth to a baby girl when

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Germany To Fine Parents $3,000 If They Fail To Vaccinate Their Kids

Germany will now fine parents up to $3,000 if they fail to vaccinate their children or question the safety of vaccines. According to Health Minister German Gröhe, the draconian new law is designed to tackle the measles epidemic in the country, and to exterminate ‘conspiracy theories’ that suggest vaccinations are dangerous. The German government wants teachers to

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9 Common Phrases Smart People Never Say In Public

Some people have trouble thinking before they speak. If you’re guilty, you’re not alone. Words and phrases we probably shouldn’t say out loud tend to slip from time to time. The problem is, they can be hurtful. Being truthful is great, but there are some things you just shouldn’t say. Here are nine things smart

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Tiger Kills Female Zookeeper At Zoo In England

Police said a tiger killed a female zookeeper Monday at Hamerton Zoo Park 130 kilometres north of London. “A tiger had entered an enclosure with a keeper. Sadly the female zookeeper died at the scene,” Cambridgeshire Police said in a statement. The zoo said in a statement that a “freak accident” was to blame for

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Man Jailed For Planting Home-Made Bomb On A Busy Train

Damon Smith, 20, has been jailed at the Old Bailey for 15 years for planting a home-made bomb on a busy Tube train. The former altar boy built the device at home with a £2 clock from Tesco after googling an al Qaeda article entitled Make A Bomb In The Kitchen Of Your Mom. The

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