[video] Tear gas grenades, fire & chaos: Brazil gripped by protest over transit prices hike

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Protesters led by the activist group Free Fare Movement clashed with police in Sao Paulo on Friday, as demonstrators voiced their opposition to public transportation fare increases. Police in anti-riot gear deployed tear gas against an estimated 3,000 protesters who had gathered at the city’s main thoroughfare.
Public transportation fares in Sao Paulo increased from 3 (€0.99; $1.14) to 3.50 Brazilian reals (€1.16; $1.34) last week.

Female Gym Teacher Has Sex with 2 Students, Gets No Jail Time

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Not one student but two and receives no jail time?

via Daily News

A Queens gym teacher pleaded guilty to having sexual relations with two of her students and was sentenced to a year of outpatient psychiatric counseling Friday, officials said.

If she completes the therapy, Joy Morsi, 40, will be sentenced to 10 years’ probation, a Queens Supreme Court judge ordered. Morsi must also give up her teaching license and register as a sex offender.

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[video] Don King on the state of Boxing, Heavy Weight Bout in Vegas

Don King is almost as famous as the boxing matches he promotes. Recall “The Rumble in the Jungle” and the “Thrilla in Manila,” with boxing stars such as Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, George Foreman and Mike Tyson. This Saturday Don King has a heavyweight bout scheduled in Las Vegas with Deontay Wilder going at it with Bermane Stiverne. Don King joined Bloomberg’s Pimm Fox from Las Vegas to discuss the state of boxing, his upcoming fight and the news today of a potential Mayweather-Pacquiao fight this year. (Source: Bloomberg)

George Zimmerman Arrested for Domestic Violence

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I hope the jury that decided to let this cold blooded killer go is haunted for the rest of their lives with the image of Trayon.

(CNN)George Zimmerman — the man acquitted by a Florida jury over the death of Trayvon Martin — was arrested Friday in Florida on suspicion of aggravated assault and domestic violence with a weapon, local authorities said.

The 31-year-old Florida man was arrested by police in Lake Mary around 10 p.m. and booked into the John E. Polk Correctional Facility, according to that facility’s website. That facility, like its website, is run by the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office.



Malcolm X sits down with Mike Wallace to discuss police brutality on June 8, 1964. The more things change the more they stay the same?

On June 8, 1964, Mike Wallace interviewed Malcolm X and they discussed the African American Harlem environment and the community’s hostility against policemen. During this interview Malcolm X outlines this disproportionate targeting of the African American community by police, and why they do it. Continue reading

4,500 year-old tomb of previously unknown pharaonic queen found in Egypt

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Somebody get Ridley Scott and Rupert Murdoch on the phone cause those don’t look like white people to me.

via Rawstory

Czech archaeologists have unearthed the tomb of a previously unknown queen believed to have been the wife of Pharaoh Neferefre who ruled 4,500 years ago, officials in Egypt said Sunday.

The tomb was discovered in Abu Sir, an Old Kingdom necropolis southwest of Cairo where there are several pyramids dedicated to pharaohs of the Fifth Dynasty, including Neferefre.

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[video] HUGE RATS filmed eating PIZZA at Russian Pizza Shop

We have seen this before and frankly this happens all too often at places who have food exposed when it closes. Sadly somebody probably ate that the next morning.

via Daily News

A Russian pizza shop has been shut down after a disgusted customer filmed three huge rats nibbling and scurrying all over the displayed food.

Evgeny Ivanov, 26, discovered the health hazard at a fast food restaurant at a bus station in Nizhny Novogorad, Russia, according to the Mirror.

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