Tuesday, 20 May 2014

The athlete who can ONLY run backwards

Ms Cattivera has focal dystonia which means she experiences leg spasms if she runs normally

Laura Cattivera, 46, from California, has a condition called focal dystonia which means she experiences involuntary spasms in her leg if she runs normally.

Boko Haram-style car bomb attacks rip through busy Nigerian bus terminal and market 'killing at least 118'


Two car bombs exploded at a bustling bus terminal and market in Nigeria's central city of Jos on Tuesday, killing more than 100 people and wounding dozens.

Immigrants perched above ferry engines in desperate attempt to get to Europe

Spanish police have said an increasing number of immigrants are risking their lives by hiding above ships' engines in a bid to get to new lives in Europe

A pair of stowaways, aged 29 and 31, (main picture) were caught this week after scrabbling onto a ship travelling 20 miles from Tangier, in Morrocco, to southern Spain. The pair were caught a week after a Moroccan man (inset) risked his life by balancing on a narrow metal platform above the propulsion system of a ferry last week.


Italian murder trial is stopped after judge spots court staff having SEX

There's a time and a place: A judge suspended a murder trial after spotting two court staff having sex during the hearing at the Palazzo di Giustizia (Palace of Justice, above) in Genoa

Stunned judge Anna Ivaldi asked the prosecutor to stop speaking after she looked up and spotted the couple making love in the court in Genoa, Italy.Dailym

Footballer Mario Balotelli in legal battle to gain access to toddler daughter he refused to admit was his


With the selection for this summer's World Cup looming he doesn't need any extra pressure. But Mario Balotelli will have a lot on his mind after attending an Italian court where he is fighting a custody battle over his daughter.

Iranian girls crash their car while recording karaoke (but recover enough to post MORE selfies from their hospital beds)

The pair were taken to hospital for treatment - where they uploaded the video of the crash - it spread across social media

The video of the accident in Iran has sparked a spate of copycat videos making fun of their dangerous stunt. The 14 second clip shows the two young women in a car with one of them 
driving without her hands on the steering wheel.


Star of US TV cop drama shot his wife!!!!!

Michael Jace and his wife

Jace, 48 (pictured right at the scene and inset on The Shield), called in the alleged shooting around 8:30p.m., TMZ cited law enforcement sources as saying, and confessed that he was responsible.

Record-breaking athlete 'forced into prostitution by lesbian madam who trafficked her into Britain

The ring is said to have included Michael Poole, 28, who was hired by Shmyrova as a ¿fixer¿ to ensure that prostitutes were ready and willing to carry out clients¿ demands.

A former record-breaking athlete was forced into prostitution by a lesbian madam who ran a 'ruthless' sex ring in London, a court has heard.

Teased husband sheds more than half his body weight through walking and swimming

Alan Oates

Alan Oates, 55, from Tamworth, dropped from 33st 7lbs to 14st 4lbs (right) in just 18 months by joining Slimming World and taking up walking and swimming.

Housewife who stole 900 designer handbags in three

Jayne Rand

Jayne Rand (left), 49, of Purton, Wiltshire, stole luxury leather handbags over her shoulder from department stores to fund her lavish lifestyle.

Nigerian transgender Ms Sahhara


Col Nweze Killed Searching For Chibok Girls...RIP

twitter pic

Lt Col Nwaeze waved his family good bye not long ago.....National duty called and he had to obey. He kissed his wife goodbye prolly saying '' I will be back soon Nwunyem (My Wife) so don't worry about me''. 

Hope our leaders will learn.

Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who left office earlier this year, has reportedly returned to his original profession of teaching.