Saturday, August 3, 2013
The Sea Anemone: The lowly sea anemone doesn't look like an immortal animal. In fact, it doesn't even look like an animal. In between swaying to the left, swaying to the right, and occasionally swallowing a bit of debris, this brainless polyp is busy defying everything we know about mortality. A sea anemone doesn't age as it gets older; it simply grows bigger. Fortunately for those who find this a little creepy, none of them have lived long enough to develop sentience yet-- they get wiped out at around age 80 by heat, water pollution, infections and greedy collectors.
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A teenage babysitter, Jalissa Baez, 19, was arrested for having s-ex with a 9-year-old boy.According to the police chief, who arrested her after a six-month long investigation, Baez, 19, who lives in Pennsylvania, was arrested for sleeping with the 9-year-old boy, after she had been hired to babysit him.
Jalissa was branded a "threat to the community" by the police chief, who arrested her after a long investigation.
According to police reports, the babysitter warned the boy not tell anyone about their "relationship".
A father was devastated when he learned that the s-exual relationship lasted for six months.
The escape of a Nigerian female kidnap victim from the kidnappers’ den has led to the discovery of a shrine where inter-state kidnappers and armed robbers take their victims to hypnotize. The shrine which is located in a forest in Oduke, a neighborhood of Okwe community in Asaba, capital of Delta state, is presided over by a fake prophet and his wife, also suspected to be members of the kidnapping/armed robbery syndicate.
Armed robbery and kidnap victims taken there are forced to drink concoctions to hypnotize them. But the concoction also gives health complications. The escape of Mrs. Ojukwu from the shrine however blew the lid open, after she was dispossessed of her property including cash. She promptly reported the incident to the police.
It was gathered that the gang usually entrapped unsuspecting passengers in a vehicle occupied by the gang members with the driver of the cab pretending to be a commercial transporter.
A magistrate court has ordered that Pastor Philip Ogbebor, Founder and General Overseer of a Pentecostal Church in Benin City, be remanded at the Federal Medium Security Prison, Oko for allegedly having carnal knowledge of a 20-year-old male member of his church and administering secret oaths on him, including; threatening to kill him if he told anyone.
Paralympian Gold medalist, Joy Onaolapo who won a Gold medal for Nigeria in London 2012 Paralympics is dead. She died last week in her home town, Edo State. Though the cause of her death is yet to be disclosed, the Head Coach, Nigeria Power Lifting Federation (NPLF), confirmed her death. She left behind a husband and two children. May her soul rest in peace.
A woman thought she bought an iPad at Walmart, until she opened the box, according to police reports.
A Virginia couple allegedly bought an iPad from Walmart only to find the box was filled with note pads. According to a local television station, Mary Liz Bergstein of Midlothian said she was "through the wringer" after making the discovery and notified authorities.
When she opened the box in the morning, Bergstein said she found several yellow note pads stacked on top of each other. The note pad on the bottom was stuck at the bottom of the box.Bergstein said that police were called and a report was filed with her husband Jonathan who tried to return it to Walmart the next day.
A man claims he was nearly killed after his girlfriend choked him with her over sized chest, according to court proceedings.