April 2013 News Archives

Apr 30, 2013

Jason Collins gay: NBA player comes out, the first active gay athlete in major professional sport

Jason Collins gay: NBA player comes out, the first active gay athlete in major professional sport
By in Basketball, Sports, United States No comments

NBA player Jason Collins admits being gay. Collins, who currently plays as center for the Washington Wizards, becomes the first male athlete in a major professional sport to come out as gay. His revelation was made during his own post at Sports Illustrated‘s website this Monday, April 29, 2013. Jason Collins on Sports Illustrated magazine […]


Apr 28, 2013

Michael Jordan marries again, weds Yvette Prieto in Florida

Michael Jordan marries again, weds Yvette Prieto in Florida
By in Lifestyle, Sports, United States No comments

Michael Jordan marries Yvette Prieto this Saturday, April 27, 2013, after five years of dating. The 50-year old NBA legend and the 35-year old Cuban-American model were married in Palm Beach, Florida, People.com reported that day. Jordan proposed marriage to Prieto on Christmas Eve, 2011, which she gladly accepted. Michael Jordan and Yvette Prieto Credit: […]


Apr 26, 2013

Dog, six days in car without food or water in West Seattle, left by owner but rescued (Video)

Dog, six days in car without food or water in West Seattle, left by owner but rescued (Video)
By in Animals, United States No comments

A small dog spent six days in a car without food or water in West Seattle. Zipper, a pug-beagle mix dog, was rescued on Sunday, April 21, 2013, after it was allegedly left by its owner, KOMONews.com reports, as shown in the video below. The dog is now under the care of Seattle Animal Shelter. […]


Apr 26, 2013

Salmonella outbreak in 18 US states may lead to cucumber recall, 73 people affected

Salmonella outbreak in 18 US states may lead to cucumber recall, 73 people affected
By in Food, Health, United States No comments

A cucumber recall may happen, once the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have completed their joint investigation of the ongoing Salmonella outbreak in 18 US states, where 73 people have been affected. No deaths have been reported. cucumber Credit: CDC.gov According to a report at CDC.gov […]


Apr 26, 2013

Rare blue diamond sold for $9.6 million at Bonhams auction sale (Photo)

Rare blue diamond sold for $9.6 million at Bonhams auction sale (Photo)
By in Europe, Lifestyle No comments

A rare blue diamond, as shown in the photo below, was sold for £6,201,250 (around $9.6 million) at Bonhams Fine Jewellery auction sale in London this Thursday, April 25, 2013. This never-been-auctioned precious gem was earlier estimated to fetch for up to £1 million, or six times lower than the selling price. Rare blue diamond, […]


Apr 25, 2013

Hero cop saves man from jumping into an oncoming train in Colombia (Video)

Hero cop saves man from jumping into an oncoming train in Colombia (Video)
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A hero cop saves a man who tried to jump in front of an oncoming train in Colombia, as shown in the video below. The heroic act reportedly happened last April 10, and was caught by the CCTV of El Hospital train station in metro Medellin. However, it was only early this week that the […]


Apr 24, 2013

Reporter stops kisses: Fox News’ Mike Tobin stops two women from kissing him on live TV (Video)

Reporter stops kisses: Fox News' Mike Tobin stops two women from kissing him on live TV (Video)
By in Television, United States, Weird No comments

A TV news reporter stops kisses from two women during his live report this Monday, April 22, 2013, as shown in the video below. Fox News veteran reporter Mike Tobin was then reporting about the suspects of the Boston Marathon incident, when the unexpected moment took place. Fox News reporter Mike Tobin stops kisses on […]


Apr 24, 2013

14-year-old burger from McDonald’s still looks fresh, Utah man claims (Video)

14-year-old burger from McDonald's still looks fresh, Utah man claims (Video)
By in Food, United States, Weird No comments

Updated: May 22, 2013 12:05 a.m. Read Singer sues McDonalds over ruined voice, claims her chicken sandwich had a piece of glass An alleged 14-year-old burger from McDonald’s still looks fresh, which was featured recently on the medical TV show “The Doctors,” as shown in the video below. David Whipple, claimed that he bought the […]


Apr 24, 2013

Cop photo goes viral, after spotted delivering milk to a family during Boston manhunt

Cop photo goes viral, after spotted delivering milk to a family during Boston manhunt
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A so-called cop photo goes viral, after he was spotted delivering milk to a family on Friday, April 19, 2013 in Watertown, Boston. The police officer police was identified as John Bradley of the Boston Police Department (BPD), who brought two gallons of milk to a family during the Boston manhunt in search for suspect […]


Apr 23, 2013

TV anchor fired for dropping F-bomb on his first broadcast, A.J. Clemente loses job after earlier suspension

TV anchor fired for dropping F-bomb on his first broadcast, A.J. Clemente loses job after earlier suspension
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A TV anchor was fired from his first job, after he dropped the F-bomb on air during his first news broadcast this Sunday, April 21, 2013. A.J. Clemente, the new news anchor for NBC affiliate KFYR-TV in Bismarck, North Dakota, apologized earlier. The TV station initially suspended him for his profane language. A.J. Clemente Image […]