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Massachusetts residents see ‘tornado of poop’ after sewer line blockage

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A “tornado of poop” hit residents in Massachusetts last week after an underground blockage caused raw sewage to wildly expel from toilets.

Four homes in Melrose, a city roughly 10 miles north of Boston, experienced the storm, which began Thursday morning.

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“I was getting ready for work and then I heard a bubble,” one resident, Silvana Ortiz, told WHDH. “It was a crazy scene. It literally just spun and flowed out.”

The woman captured the moment “a tornado of poop started forming and started spewing out” on video. It shows a dark, murky liquid bursting from the toilet bowl at her home on Brazil Street.

She said the unsanitary experienced “destroyed everything” — including her wedding dress, floors, walls and the entire bathroom, and told The Boston Globe it will cost $8,000 to repair her home.

Ortiz also said it took the city of Melrose a full day to respond when she requested assistance about the incident.

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“I pretty much told [the city], ‘I don’t know what’s more disgusting: the feces in my living room or the way the city is responding to it,’” she said.

Melrose Mayor Gail Infurna blamed the backup on a main sewer line that was blocked, and said Department of Public Works employees “responded immediately” after receiving a call to the area about a “potential water issue.” The sewer blockage has seen been repaired, and “the ensuing damage remains under investigation.”

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Miss Hooters Tennessee contestant arrested for allegedly thrashing boyfriend’s house: report

A woman who was among the top five contestants in the Miss Hooters Tennessee competition was arrested for trashing her boyfriend’s house, a report said Monday.

Madison Rogers, 21, was charged with aggravated burglary and vandalism after being caught on security footage destroying the home after the boyfriend broke up with her earlier in the day, according to Scoop Nashville.

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Madison Rogers was arrested last month for allegedly trashing her boyfriend’s house after they broke up, according to a report.  (Metro Tennessee Police Department)

Police responded to the man’s address on May 31 where he told them that Rogers flew into a rage after the breakup, the outlet said.

The Hooters contestant had allegedly pounded on his front door before kicking it open and attacking him.

The boyfriend then said he picked her up and carried her outside.

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Once outside the home, Rogers asked him if he “liked the upstairs?” before fleeing. He then discovered that his bedroom, bathroom and closet was “destroyed.”

Rogers was booked on charges of vandalism and felony aggravated burglary. She was later released on a $5,000 bond.

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The Nashville Police Department did not return a request for comment from The Post. Rogers could not be reached for comment.

To read more from The New York Post, click here

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This Day in History: June 25

On this day, June 25 …

2009: Michael Jackson, the “King of Pop,” dies in Los Angeles at age 50.

Also on this day:

  • 1876: Lt. Col. Colonel George A. Custer and his 7th Cavalry are wiped out by Sioux and Cheyenne Indians in the Battle of the Little Bighorn in Montana.
  • 1910: President William Howard Taft signs the White-Slave Traffic Act, more popularly known as the Mann Act, which makes it illegal to transport women across state lines for “immoral” purposes.
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Anne Frank. (AP Photo, File)

  • 1947: “The Diary of a Young Girl,” the personal journal of Anne Frank, a German-born Jewish girl hiding with her family from the Nazis in Amsterdam during World War II, is first published.
  • 1950: War breaks out in Korea as forces from the communist North invade the South.
  • 1967: The Beatles perform and record their new song “All You Need Is Love” during the closing segment of “Our World,” the first-ever live international telecast which is carried by satellite from 14 countries.
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  • 2009: Farrah Fawcett dies in Santa Monica, Calif., at age 62. 
  • 2009: North Korea vows to enlarge its atomic arsenal and warns of a “fire shower of nuclear retaliation” in the event of a U.S. attack, as the regime marks the 1950 outbreak of the Korean War.
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  • 2013: Democratic Texas State Sen. Wendy Davis begins a one-woman filibuster to block a GOP-led effort to impose stringent new abortion restrictions across the nation’s second-most populous state. (Republicans would vote to end the filibuster minutes before midnight.)
  • 2018: Facing rising costs from new tariffs, Harley-Davidson announces that it would begin shifting the production of motorcycles sold in Europe from the U.S. to factories overseas; President Trump accuses the company of waving a “White Flag” in the tariff dispute between the U.S. and the European Union.
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Prosecution expert witness admits no evidence of stab wound in Navy SEAL war crimes trial

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SAN DIEGO- An expert witness called by the prosecution in the court-martial trial of Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher told the court Monday that there is no physical or photographic evidence to prove a stabbing occurred in the death of an ISIS prisoner back in 2017. 

Dr. Frank Sheridan, a forensic pathologist, told a Navy prosecutor earlier that the alleged victim’s injuries were consistent with a stab wound, but later– when questioned by Gallagher’s attorney– appeared to cast doubt on his earlier comments.

“There is no evidence at all that a stabbing occurred,” said Maj. Nelson Candelario, a Marine defense attorney representing Gallagher.

“That’s true,” Sheridan replied.

“As far as you can see, there is no blood on his hands?” Candelario asked, displaying a photo of Gallagher at the scene. “As far as I can see,” the pathologist said.

“Your testimony here is built on possibilities and maybes,” Candelario said, pointing out that there was no autopsy or physical evidence.

Gallagher’s trial has drawn national attention and even a response from President Trump.

Its most dramatic moment came last week when a SEAL Team Seven medic– testifying under an immunity agreement—  told the court that he held his “thumb over his TT tube” until the ISIS teen “quit breathing.” He earlier claimed that he saw Gallagher stab the boy in his neck.

Gallagher, 39,  served nine months in prison while he awaited trial in the fatal stabbing of the 15-year old ISIS fighter in Iraq. He has also been accused of shooting two civilians in the same year, and opening fire on crowds, all claims he has denied.

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Investigators allege that, while the teen was receiving medical treatment from SEAL medics, Gallagher walked up and stabbed him in his neck and side with a knife, killing him. Then, they say, he posed for photographs with the fighter’s body, holding his head in one hand and his blade in the other.

Those allegations have been called into question by top Iraqi military officials.

In a tense exchange later in the day, Gallagher’s lead defense attorney attacked an agent from the Naval Criminal Investigative Service for “dragging” Gallagher’s children—8 and 18 at the time— to the street during a raid of Gallagher’s home in 2018.

“They were taken out of the house in their underwear,” charged attorney Timothy Parlatore. “Yes, sir,” said NCIS Special Agent James Frank. The agent cited “standard protocol,” explaining that investigators clear a house before searching it.

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The trial resumes Tuesday with the lead NCIS investigator on the stand. Special Agent Joseph Warpinski oversaw the investigation into the alleged stabbing and has been accused of misconduct by defense attorneys.

“This is the guy who put his own career ambition ahead of his sworn duty as a law enforcement officer,” Parlatore told reporters after court on Friday. “He’s going to have to answer for a lot of the misdeeds that he has committed over this past two years.”

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New Jersey woman charged in the fatal stabbing of her identical twin

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A 27-year-old New Jersey woman is accused of stabbing her identical twin sister to death in an attack at their Camden apartment over the weekend, prosecutors said.

Amanda Ramirez, 27, was arrested Saturday and charged with aggravated manslaughter in connection to the fatal stabbing, Anna Ramirez, the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office announced Monday.

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Police responded to a call about an unconscious person at their address around 5:40 a.m. and found the alleged victim suffering from a stab wound. She was rushed to Cooper University Hospital where she was pronounced dead less than an hour later, prosecutors said.

Amanda Ramirez was arrested the same day. Prosecutors announced the charges against her on Monday without giving any details.

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Ramirez is being held at Camden County Correctional Facility until a pretrial hearing which will determine if she’s eligible to be released on bond. Detectives are still conducting an investigation into the incident.

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Man allegedly shoots infant in head after mom spurns his advances: report

A 10-month-old Fresno girl was shot in the head Sunday by a man who was apparently angry that the baby’s mother had rejected him, police said.

The baby, Fayth Percy, was rushed to the hospital where she underwent surgery to remove bullet fragments from her head, Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer told reporters. She is in critical but stable condition.

The alleged shooting took place at a home in Fresno. A man there tried to grab the mother’s hand but she rejected his advances, police said.

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Marcos Antonio Echarte was arrested Sunday on suspicion of three counts of attempted murder, police say.  (Fresno Police Department)

The mother later left the home with the baby another male friend, police said. As they were driving away, the suspect, Marco Antonio Echartea, 23, began shooting at the car, police said.

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“At some point when he got close, he pulled out a handgun and fired three rounds into the driver’s side window, which was up,” Dyer said. “One of those rounds struck baby Fayth on the side of the head as she was being held by her mother.”

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Police found the suspect near the home and arrested him on suspicion of three counts of attempted murder, the Fresno Bee reported. He was also wanted for another shooting in May. It was not immediately clear whether he had an attorney. No further details were released on the baby’s condition.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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Chicago 6-month-old on life support after cops say mom slammed him into furniture: report

A 6-month-old Illinois boy is on life support Monday after his mother allegedly slammed him into furniture in their suburban Chicago home Friday, leaving him unconscious before eventually asking a neighbor to call for help, police said.

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Police responded to the home of Trivea Jones, 23, around 5:30 p.m. in Aurora, Ill., where they found her 6-month-old, the Chicago Sun Times reported. Police said Jones initially told officers that her son suddenly stopped breathing while she was feeding him but later allegedly admitted to the beating.

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A 23-year-old woman is charged with two counts of felony battery after beating her 6-month-old son by slamming him into furniture, police said. (Aurora Police)

Officers tried to resuscitate the infant before rushing him to a hospital. Doctors determined that the boy suffered a fractured skull and severe trauma. The infant was airlifted to a Chicago trauma center where he was placed on life support.

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Jones was taken to Kane County Jail and booked on two felony charges of battery against an infant. Authorities are monitoring the condition of the child and may seek additional charges should his condition worsen, police said. No court date has been set.

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Man allegedly shoots infant in head after mom spurns his advances: report

A 10-month-old Fresno girl was shot in the head Sunday by a man who was apparently angry that the baby’s mother had rejected him, police said.

The baby, Fayth Percy, was rushed to the hospital where she underwent surgery to remove bullet fragments from her head, Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer told reporters. She is in critical but stable condition.

The alleged shooting took place at a home in Fresno. A man there tried to grab the mother’s hand but she rejected his advances, police said.

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Marcos Antonio Echarte was arrested Sunday on suspicion of three counts of attempted murder, police say.  (Fresno Police Department)

The mother later left the home with the baby another male friend, police said. As they were driving away, the suspect, Marco Antonio Echartea, 23, began shooting at the car, police said.

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“At some point when he got close, he pulled out a handgun and fired three rounds into the driver’s side window, which was up,” Dyer said. “One of those rounds struck baby Fayth on the side of the head as she was being held by her mother.”

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Police found the suspect near the home and arrested him on suspicion of three counts of attempted murder, the Fresno Bee reported. He was also wanted for another shooting in May. It was not immediately clear whether he had an attorney. No further details were released on the baby’s condition.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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Woman’s remains found in South Carolina creek, week after dog digs up human bones: police

South Carolina authorities on Monday found the remains of a missing woman, one week after a dog dug up human bones in a homeowner’s yard, police said.

A search team found a head and upper torso “in a state of advanced decomposition,” Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis said in a news release.

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A woman’s head and torso were found in a creek in northwestern South Carolina right before the search was called off, police said. (Seneca Police Department)

Monday’s findings are “presumed to be associated with” with a right pelvic bone and femur that a dog dug up in Seneca, S.C. last week, Addis said. The bones were studied by forensics experts who determined that they belonged to a woman, aged 25 to 45, who had died within the last few months, The State reported.

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The findings prompted a “large-scale search of the area,” using cadaver dogs. Police said Monday’s remains were found in a nearby creek just as a team of 35 searchers was being recalled.

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A coroner is examining the remains, police said in a news release. A sample has been sent to a forensics lab to compare its DNA with “known missing persons,” the coroner said in a news release. An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday.

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Woman captures stunning engagement photo at Yosemite, now we have to find the couple

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An Ohio woman who was visiting Yosemite National Park last month appealed to social media to help her track down a couple about to get engaged on a rock formation while a ray of white sunlight danced across their shoulders.

Faith Taylor, the woman who took the photo, told KCRA that she didn’t want to walk over to the couple because she didn’t want to interrupt the moment. There already appeared to be a professional photographer there.

“At Yosemite, a couple was getting engagement photos taken and when I went to take a pic of their glory, a beam of LIGHT shown on them,” she posted on Twitter. “I. Am. Emotional. Someone find them.”

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She posted that there was a false alarm on Sunday that didn’t pan out.

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