• A teenager describes what it's like on the ISIS sex slave market

    Kidnapped, beaten, sold and raped: the Islamic State group is running an international market in Iraq where Christian and Yazidi women are sold as sexual slaves, a teenager who escaped told AFP on Tuesday. Jinan, 18, a Yazidi, was captured in early 2014 and held by IS jihadists for three months before she managed to flee, she said on a visit to Paris ahead of the publication Friday of a book about her ordeal. Seized as IS fighters swept through northern regions inhabited by the Yazidi religious minority, Jinan was moved around between several locations before being bought by two men, a former policeman and an imam.

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  • McDonald's worker gets pulled through drive-thru window by her hair and into customer’s car in Louisiana assault

    A crazed customer at a Louisiana McDonald’s pulled a drive-thru worker by her hair through the pull-up window and assaulted her, and the entire attack was recorded and shared online. The 16-year-old worker begins talking to the driver. The words exchanged between the two females is inaudible, but from the video you can see things quickly escalate, and the driver grabs the worker by her hair and pulls her through the window and into the car.

    Daily Buzz
  • ‘Daddy Call The Police’: Mugger pleads for life after attacking Champion MMA Fighter

    This is the moment that a desperate robber was left pleading for his ‘daddy’ after attempting to attack a woman – who turned out to be a martial arts champion. MMA champion Monique Bastos traps his head in-between her legs, locking his neck in a ‘lion killer choke’ until police finally showed up. Ms Bastos had been previously approached by Araujo and another man on a street in Acailandia, Western Brazil – and pounced after the men cornered women and demanded their mobile phones.

    Yahoo News
  • Justin Bieber Explains VMA Tears

    Justin Bieber had the fans at the VMAs cheering, which made him break down in tears, and now he explains what had him so emotional. The 21-year-old singer appeared on "The Tonight Show" on Wednesday, where he first joked with Jimmy Fallon about his high-flying performance. Justin said the emotions he showed in front of the crowd were 100 percent real.

    Access Hollywood
  • This is what a stock market crash looks like

    It has been crazy in the stock markets. Stock prices have been zigzagging over the past few weeks, with the Dow plummeting 1,089 points last Monday, opening sharply higher and then closing red on the next day, and somehow still ending that week up from the previous one. Generally, when people think about the tech and credit bubbles in the stock market, they tend to visualize a single crazy stock plunge that just keeps going and going in one direction: down. When stock market bubbles come to a head, however, they tend make wild swings.

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  • 11 Totally Unexpected Uses for IKEA Furniture (11 photos)

    The best part about buying IKEA is that you get a lot of bang for your buck. Out of the box, each piece is wildly versatile and can often be used for multiple purposes and in a number of different rooms. But sometimes you need a special design to suit a tricky problem area that's unique to your home—something so specific that even an IKEA piece won't quite fit the bill. Fortunately, with a little customization, you can make it happen. The simplicity of the brand’s designs makes them easy to hack and reinvent to meet your needs. As these 11 clever ideas show, all it takes is thinking outside the (flat-pack) box. | By Lucy Congress, BobVila.com

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  • Mom charged with murder after 2-month-old daughter dies in hospital

    The mother of a two-month-old girl has been charged with murder, four months after the infant died in a Winnipeg hospital. On April 27, the baby was taken to hospital with extensive injuries that police later determined were suspicious. Winnipeg police were called shortly after the baby was admitted to hospital.

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  • Diner Leaves Bad Review Of Closed Restaurant... And Gets This X-Rated Reply

    A diner who posted a bad online review of a restaurant after she arrived to find it closed is fuming after a member of staff told her to ‘f*** off’. 

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  • Canada-U.S. border isn't entirely a laughing matter

    While the idea of building a wall is silly, there are a few "legitimate"—but not red-alert—concerns.

    Daily Brew
  • 10 Ways Men Can Still Be MEN In Today's Society ... GRRRRR!

    Even our feelings are flexing so hard right now!

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  • Dilapidated Beach house sells for $1m despite being ‘unlivable’

    Despite the fact that it’s been deteriorating for years and was described as “unlivable," a dilapidated house in Toronto’s Beach neighbourhood has sold for $1 million. Mark McAllister has the story on why the house sold for so much and what the neighbourhood thinks of it.

    Global News
  • WATCH: Pervert, 56, Who Tried To Meet Underage Girl Confronted By 'Paedophile Hunter' At Station

    The shouting attracted the attention of nearby police officers, who promptly arrested Lewis. Maidstone Crown Court heard that Brannigan had sent Lewis a friend request on Facebook with a photo showing a naked female from behind. Following an online conversation, Lewis then arranged to travel to London from his home in Kent.

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  • Evander Kane wins back girlfriend after LA billboard stunt (Video)

    The billboard was over 1 Oak, which TMZ says is one of the hottest places in Los Angeles.

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  • Ball Don't Five: The Top Five Retired Players That Never Made an All-Star Team

    Taking a look at All-Star-level players that never made an All-Star-type game.

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Pregnant Tourist Who Claimed To Be Searching For One Night Stand Dad Was A Hoax

    Natalie Amyot made an impassioned plea to find the man she slept with just once at a party while in Australia and her story was soon shared by millions who wanted to help. Andy Sellar, who owns Sunny Coast Social Media, appears in the follow-up video declaring that the whole thing was his idea and that Amyot was just an actress.

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  • Smirnoff Ice drinks recalled for possible glass contamination

    Diageo Canada is voluntarily recalling Smirnoff Ice brand alcoholic beverages from the marketplace due to possible glass contamination.

    CBC
  • Cindy Crawford Speaks About ‘Malicious’ Unretouched Photo Of Herself For The First Time

    The image from a Marie Claire photoshoot went viral when it was released earlier this year as it showed the model looking less-than-perfect. With wrinkles and sagging skin around her stomach, the mum-of-two - used to looking perfectly flawless in magazines and billboards - was shown in a non-flattering light. Women the world over declared that the picture was a positive thing, showing the natural flaws of a beautiful woman in their truest light.

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  • Islanders pick Ryan Pilon leaves WHL’s Brandon Wheat Kings

    It seemed Ryan Pilon was one-step closer to embarking on a professional hockey career when the New York Islanders chose him 147th overall in the 2015 NHL entry draft. But roughly two months later, the 18-year-old blueliner has reportedly taken a step back from the game by leaving the WHL’s Brandon Wheat Kings for personal reasons.

    Buzzing The Net
  • French newspaper issues apology for horribly placed ad

    No matter how well intentioned a newspaper advertisement is, its message can be totally ruined based on its placement. Le Monde, a French daily newspaper, is up for some serious scrutiny after their latest issue had a horribly placed advertisement. Twitter user Patrick Dacquin noticed the placement and shared it online.

    Daily Buzz
  • Whitehorse man frustrated after audacious break-in

    Aaron Jensen says that he and his wife were watching television when he heard noise outside. After going out to investigate, Jensen saw a young man apparently trying to break into one of his vehicles. It was at that point that Jensen realized the thief had taken the keys while they were watching TV.

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