New York: Newborn found dead in homeless woman’s arms

A homeless woman was found clutching a dead newborn baby on the street in Hell’s Kitchen Thursday morning, a law enforcement source said. The woman was sitting on the sidewalk outside 618 W. 46th St. when a passerby called 911 shortly before 8 a.m., the source said. The baby had been born within the last…

Man suspected in 6 sex attacks on Queens park joggers

Police have nabbed a Queens man who they suspect is behind five sex assaults and one rape in Forest Park over the course of two years, NYPD Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said. Mark Andrade, 46, of Richmond Hill, was charged on Thursday in connection with the March 29, 2013, attempted rape of a 24-year-old…

Nepali teen dies from snake bite in ‘menstruation hut’

An 18-year-old girl has died in Nepal after she was bitten by a snake while banished to a shed because she was menstruating, under an ancient practice that has been banned for more than a decade, officials said. Tulasi Shahi was bitten twice by a venomous snake and died on Friday morning in western Dailekh…

Nepali woman gang raped in New Delhi

A New Delhi-based Nepali woman was gang-raped in the Indian Capital on Sunday, reported Hindustan Times. According to Hindustan Times, the five BPO employees who committed the heinous crime in a rented flat at Pandav Nagar in Indian capital have been arrested and sent behind bars. The Indian police are yet to locate another suspect…

Boy, woman found dead inside Harlem apartment

A former teacher who was reportedly fired for having sex with a student was found dead in her Harlem apartment on Monday, along with her 4-year-old son, police said. Felicia Barahona, 36, was found in the living room with an electrical cord around her neck, police said. Her son, Miguel Barahona, was in the bathtub.…

Missing woman found ‘chained like a dog’ in storage container

A woman was found “chained like a dog” at a South Carolina home Thursday where she had been held captive after vanishing without a trace in August with her boyfriend. Police say Kala Brown, 30, was found inside a metal storage container when they rescued her, according to news station WYFF. Brown told authorities she…

Woman sexually assaulted on walk to work in Queens

A 51-year-old woman was sexually assaulted while walking to work along the Horace Harding Expressway in Queens on Sunday morning, police said. The woman was walking along the expressway near 168th Street around 6:20 a.m. when a man grabbed her from behind, threw her to the ground and sexually assaulted her, cops said. The suspect,…

Bronx man raped woman in Riverside Park after meeting on F train

A 26-year-old Bronx man was charged Saturday with raping a woman he met on an F train, police said, after luring her to Riverside Park with the promise of a ride to Brooklyn. Anthony Camilo first saw the 24-year-old victim Saturday on the Brooklyn-bound train, telling her he could offer her a ride but that…

Everest records 456 south summits, five deaths

With the closure of the climbing season, at least 456 climbers, including 199 foreigners, stood atop Mt Everest from Nepal side while the world’s highest mountain also recorded five deaths this spring. Data compiled by the Department of Tourism states that 199 foreigners from 29 countries and 257 Nepali climbers successfully scaled Mt Everest after…