The 74-year-old stumbled up a step on a visit to army headquarters in Madrid yesterday morning and was photographed as he lay sprawled on the flagstones while aides rushed to pick him up.
The accident caused no lasting damage, the Royal Palace said, and the King was able to complete his visit as planned.
He later attended a photo call with military chiefs sporting a swollen and grazed nose.
It is the latest [...]
Victim had been preacher at Sacramento church for last ten years
Devastated daughter describes her mother as ‘her best friend’
Bacterial infection called flesh-eating because of its aggressive nature
Death comes in wake of college student who lost hands and leg to infection
A new mother and grandmother have also been struck by deadly germ
Devastating: Linda Snyder has become the first person to die of a deadly flesh-eating bacteria. Five other people have been [...]
A South Carolina grandmother has become the fifth victim of the flesh-eating bacteria that has sparked terror across Georgia.
Louise Thompson underwent emergency surgery to remove infected flesh from her leg and was in a coma for five days.
Until being diagnosed with necrotizing fasciitis she had never even heard of the bacteria, which attacks soft tissue and muscle.
Thompson had gone to a Simpsonville doctor reporting a pain in her leg that [...]
Gabriella Cedillo injured while working as an extra in September 2010
Lawyers said Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Studios ‘did everything they could’ to avoid paying the young woman’s medical bills
A young woman who was left with a permanent brain injury while working as an extra on the movie Transformers 3 received an $18.5 million settlement today.
Gabriella Cedillo, then 24, was airlifted to hospital after being hit in the head as she [...]
?(SW) Anyone who thinks that “loss prevention specialists” (a.k.a. security guards) at grocery stores have easy jobs should talk to David Morrison, the head of security at Fred Meyer in Longview. But just wait to talk to him until he’s out of emergency surgery.
Longview police spokesman Ofc. Chuck Davis tells Seattle Weekly that Morrison was working around noon on Monday when he saw a 31-year-old unidentified suspect steal four items: a Marilyn [...]
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EASTON, Pa. (WLS) – A Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to reckless endangerment after his teenage son tried to pull out his own teeth because he hadn’t been taken to a dentist.
The Express-Times of Easton reports that 40-year-old Francisco Torres told a Northampton County judge Monday that he “procrastinated” about get the boy dental care.
Police say the boy tried to pull [...]
An erratic eel wriggled its way up a man’s penis and into his bladder following an accident during an unorthodox beauty spa in China.
Zhang Nan was bathing with live eels to cleanse his skin when one rogue serpent took a liking to his manhood.
Foreign object: The dead eel is placed next to the surgical tool used to remove it from Zhang Nan’s bladder (Picture: CEN)
The eel treatment [...]
Broward Sheriff’s Office
A man was charged with aggravated child abuse after cutting off the top of his son’s right thumb while attempting to saw off the teen’s cast, authorities said.
Lawrence Roberts, 33, arrived at his son’s house in a white pick-up truck around 11 a.m. on Sunday, the arrest report said. The 15-year-old boy lives with his mother and other siblings at the [...]