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Chinese Man Who Sold Kidney To Buy iPhone, iPad Now Bedridden

Wang Shangkun had surgery and sold a kidney in the black market to buy Apple products (Representational) SAN FRANCISCO:  A man in China who sold his kidney as a teenager to buy an Apple iPad and iPhone in 2011 is now bedridden with organ failure, according to reports. Wang Shangkun was 17-years-old when he underwent surgery and sold… Read More »

World Of Warcraft Helped This Man Grow An 8-Figure Business

Credit: Getty Royalty Free Eden Amirav was Israel’s national undefeated champion at World of Warcraft. He has also established and sold one seven-figure business and founded another eight-figure business. For the uninitiated, World of Warcraft has grossed nearly $10 billion in revenue since 2004. It’s also a fiendishly addictive video game that encourages players to sink hundreds of… Read More »

UK police charge man under terror laws over Buckingham Palace incident

British police said on Thursday they had charged a 26-year-old man under terrorism laws after an incident outside Buckingham Palace that left three police officers injured last week. The Metropolitan police charged Mohiussunnath Choudhury under the Terrorism Act of 2006 for preparing to commit an act or acts of terrorism after he was held near the queen’s official residence in… Read More »

Facebook Likes Get Man Fined for Libel by Swiss Court

HIGHLIGHTS Swiss court has fined a man for “liking” comments on Facebook By clicking the Like button, the defendant endorsed the unseemly content The court slapped the man with a 4,000-Swiss-franc fine In a landmark ruling, a Swiss court has fined a man for “liking” comments on Facebook accusing an animal rights activist of being a “racist” and… Read More »

Man may be preying on SC elementary school girls on social media

Multiple girls at Ocean Bay Elementary School were social media friends with and received inappropriate photos from a 35-year-old man who initially told the students he was 13, according to a report. Horry County Police officers were called Tuesday to the elementary school in the Carolina Forest area at 950 International Drive. They spoke with a woman there… Read More »

Man Utd first UK football club to earn £500m in a year

Manchester United has recorded record revenues of £515.3m for the 2016 financial year, the first UK football club to do so. In a year when it won the FA Cup, the Old Trafford club also signed 14 sponsorship deals, and saw commercial, matchday and TV revenues all rise. It is now predicting 2017 revenues of up to £540m,… Read More »

Auschwitz survivor becomes world’s oldest living man

A Jewish sweet maker who survived incarceration in the Auschwitz death camp has been officially named as the world’s oldest living man. Yisrael Kristal, who was born in Poland in 1903 and lived through both World Wars, inherited the title from the previous world-record holder,Yasaturo Koide, who was not far short of his 113th birthday when he died… Read More »

U.S. Embassy in Berlin: Man Punched Guard, Triggered Bomb Scare

A man punched a guard at the U.S. Embassy in Berlin and triggered a bomb scare by claiming he had explosives in his suitcase, officials said early Friday. The U.S. Embassy said a man with a suitcase approached the entrance to the building near Berlin’s iconic Brandenburg Gate at around 7:25 a.m. (1:25 a.m. ET) and presented a… Read More »

Man arrested for ‘offensive’ Facebook posts about Syrian refugees arriving on Scottish island of Bute

Police said the 40-year-old had been arrested under the Communications Act A man has been arrested over a series of “offensive” Facebook posts about refugees arriving on a Scottish island. Police Scotland said the suspect, from the Inverclyde area, was arrested following reports of a “series of alleged offensive posts” about Syrian families living on the Isle of… Read More »