Argentina’s former Vice President Amado Boudou was sentenced on Tuesday to five years and 10 months in prison for “bribery and business dealings incompatible with public service.”
Boudou, who served from 2011 to 2015 alongside then President Cristina Fernandez, was also barred for life from holding public office and fined 90,000 pesos (3,214 U.S. dollars).
He was convicted by a federal criminal court in relation to the so-called Ciccone Case, which alleged he profited from awarding government contracts to a company called Ciccone Printing, the only private company enabled to print money apart from the state mint. Read more
Former First Daughter of the United States of America, Malia Obama, 20, was seen packing on the PDA with her British boyfriend Rory Farquharson at an underground station in London last month.
The couple were pictured holding each other as Rory appeared to plant a kiss on Malia’s forehead. More pictures after the cut Read more
Donald Trump‘s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has been vandalized multiple times and after the latest that saw a pickaxe-wielding guitarist destroy the star, the West Hollywood City Council has voted unanimously to approve a resolution urging the Los Angeles City Council and Hollywood Chamber of Commerce to permanently uproot Trump’s star.
Finally! All 12 members of a Thai youth football team and their coach trapped in a flooded cave have been rescued.
After days of rescue attempts, the final four boys remaining in the cave with their coach were all saved today after more than 2 weeks of being trapped underground. They have now been ferried to a hospital in the city of Chiang Rai.
Nigerian Instagram celebrity, Roman Goddess took to her page to share this photo of her eye-popping assets on display. See full picture after the cut…. Read more
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has sparked controversy in his country after he called God “stupid” and a “son of a bitch” for the concept of the Biblical creation story of Adam and Eve.
Duterte, an open critic of the Catholic Church was addressing a summit in Davao City on Friday, where he questioned God’s logic in the Biblical creation story of Adam and Eve.
“Adam ate it then malice was born. Who is this stupid God? Istupido talaga itong putangina kung ganoon (That son of a b**** is stupid if that’s the case),” he said, reported Rappler. “You created something perfect and then you think of an event that would tempt and destroy the quality of your work,” he added. Read more
This photo that has since gone viral shows a man in the busy shopping district of Manchester, England, chase down a suspected thief and tackled him with a flying leap on Wednesday.
Allan Bentley, a staff photographer of Cavendish Press, a British photo agency, happened to be standing nearby and captured the dramatic moment.
At least five people died and several others injured as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people crashed while fleeing from Border Patrol agents in South Texas.
Dimmit County Sheriff, Marion Boyd said the SUV went out of control at more than 100 mph and overturned on Texas Highway 85, ejecting those inside.
Texas Department of Public Safety(DPS) officials also confirmed that four were pronounced dead at the scene on Sunday, while the fifth person died at a hospital. Read more
Billionaire Bill Gates took to Instagram to celebrate his dad, William Henry “Bill” Gates, on Father’s Day.
He shared the photo above with him and wrote:
‘My dad and I share the same name. After starting Microsoft, people used to ask him if he was the real Bill Gates. I always hope he says, “Yes.” I hope he tells them that he’s all the things the other one aspires to be. Happy #fathersday to the real Bill Gates.’
A 36-year-old truck driver from Ancona in Italy has been arrested for allegedly passing on HIV to women via unprotected sexual intercourse.
A spokesman for police in Ancona said today that 35-year-old Claudio Pinti had been arrested two days earlier in Italy.
It is believed that the suspect who traveled all over Italy for work might have consciously passed on the deadly virus to more than 200 sexual partners. Read more