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Janice Poppo DiBello (pictured left), is shocked to find out that the vagrant whose entire face was practically eaten away by a crazed cannibal on May 26th, Ronald Poppo, is in fact the dad who had abandoned her as a toddler, reports CBS News. RELATED: So Sad! Homeless Advocates Reached Out To Ronald Poppo Days Before […]

The Los Angeles Kings hockey team has matched the L.A. City Council’s announced $50,000 reward for information leading to the capture of a gunman who shot and killed 14-month-old Angel Mauro Cortez Nava, reports KTLA.com. KTLA reports: The announcement was made by Kings Governor Timothy J. Leiweke during the launch of the 2,000 Acts of […]

Did South Carolina proud Mom Shannon Cooper (pictured left) go too far with her loud overzealous antics as she watched her daughter, Iesha, (pictured below, left) walk across the stage to get her high school diploma? Well, police think so!  In full view of the graduation ceremony attendees, Cooper was cuffed by officers for cheering […]

A Nissan Maxima crashed into the ground-level apartment of 37-year-old Michelle Sawah and hit her while she was sleeping in bed, WTTG Fox 5 reports. The incident happened on Sunday morning at 3:35 a.m. in Riverdale, Maryland. Sawah, an immigrant from Liberia, was treated at a local hospital for head, back and neck pain and later […]

Contributions to George Zimmerman have ballooned to a whopping $1,000 per day since his $150,000 bond was revoked for lying to Judge Kenneth Lester about available funds, reports Huffington Post. Attorney Mark O’Mara said that he will request another bail hearing, while also acknowledging that Zimmerman had completely undermined his already questionable reputation: “The gravity […]

Regina Johnson of San Diego has been charged with first-degree murder for allegedly shooting to death her daughter and husband at a San Carlos apartment, cbs8.com in San Diego reports. SEE ALSO: Homage To Late, Great Hal Jackson Johnson, 55, reportedly called a relative in Washington state to deliver the news that her husband and […]

New evidence has come to light that a homeless advocate organization tried to reach out to Ronald Poppo (pictured), the 65-year-old victim whose face was savagely cannibalized by a crazed Rudy Eugene on May 26, before he was actually attacked, reports The Daily Beast. RELATED: Miami Cannibal 911 Calls Released According to the head of the […]

In what family members are calling a “freak accident” 15-year-old Kadijah James died from a gunshot wound to the chest as a result of playing with a gun with her 17-year-old brother in Detroit, TV station WXYZ reports. Police say that the brother and sister were playing around with a gun when it accidentally went […]

Janus Saintil of Deerfield Beach, Florida has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 7-week-old son after leaving him in the trunk of a vehicle he allegedly carjacked, The Palm Beach Post reports. Saintil is being held without bond in the Broward County jail on charges that include “four counts of armed […]

This weekend, the 911 calls were released in the brutal attack of Ronald Poppo by face-eater Rudy Eugene. While it is clear that no one attempted to stop Eugene during his attack of the old homeless man, three drivers did indeed make emergency calls, and a former professional boxer spoke with the media about how […]

Here comes another weird one out of the Sunshine State… A Florida anesthesiologist has been charged with driving under the influence, criminal mischief, and felony battery of a law enforcement officer after spitting blood in a state trooper’s face, ABCNews reports. SEE ALSO: Georgia Cop Gets Off For Shooting Teen To Death Dr. Zachary Bird […]

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. is scheduled to turn himself in on Friday to begin his sentence for domestic battery and harassment charges stemming from a 2010 incident involving his girlfriend Josie Harris, reports the IndyStar. Mayweather was mandated to surrender himself at 10:30 am PDT. The 35-year-old’s legal problems began in the fall of 2010 when he and […]