A video of a barely-clothed woman being placed at a bus stop by hospital workers in Baltimore is now going viral, calling attention to a controversial practice nicknamed “patient dumping.” Sparking widespread outrage, the footage has many questioning the hospital’s policies.
“So wait, y’all just going to leave this lady out here with no clothes on?” Imamu Baraka, who shot the footage, can be heard asking in the Facebook post, which has since received more than 16,000 reactions and has been shared more than 40,000 times. The video, which has been viewed more than a million times, depicts the woman in a hospital gown — she is barely able to speak and appears to be injured.
“I just witnessed this with my own eyes,” writes Baraka in the post. “I had no choice but to give this young lady a voice in this moment. University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus (UMMC) as a
A 10-year-old boy from Finney County, Kansas survived an exceptionally gruesome attack after he was mauled by his neighbor’s German shepherd mix. He faces many hurdles ahead. Chance Orozco went to visit his neighbor on December 5 when he was attacked by the dog, who was tethered to a nearby tree.
According to the Kansas City Star, the dog attacked Orozco’s face and neck. About 20 minutes after the vicious attack began, a witness called 911 to report that the boy was “down and not breathing, ” according to the Garden City Telegram.
“It’s an absolutely horrible, unfortunate accident,” Finney County Undersheriff John Andrews said.
The boy has suffered a massive head wound. According to the Garden City Telegram that wound is a hole the size of a golf ball. He has lost his left ear and he might also lose vision in his left eye. He has already
A 7-year-old child saved her teen sister as she was being raped by a family member’s friend. She ran to a neighbor’s home to get help for her 14-year-old sister, who was given alcohol before she was assaulted.
On Wednesday night, the siblings were being watched by their 51-year-old aunt Melinda McNatt, who provided alcohol for the teen, according to Al. McNatt invited company over, including Tony Nathan Grissom, 30, to the trailer park in Russellville, Alabama and allegedly joined her in drinking and taking meth.
Grissom has been jailed for rape and McNatt has been arrested for providing alcohol to a minor and drug possession according to ABC31.
“(The teen) got drunk, and Grissom took advantage of the situation,” Sheriff Shannon Oliver told ABC31. “I just can’t understand why a 30-year-old man has that kind of thought. It’s just senseless and awful.”
The 14-year-old victim was nearly passed out when she was
A Yale University dean who was placed on leave in May over offensive reviews she posted on Yelp resigned on Tuesday.
Screenshots of June Chu’s Yelp reviews surfaced last month. In one review, she called movie theater workers “barely educated morons,” according to the Hartford Courant. In a review of a local Japanese steakhouse, she wrote: “If you are white trash, this is the perfect night out for you!” according to theAssociated Press.
A Yale official sent an email to the community calling such posts “reprehensible,” stating: “Let me be clear. No one, especially those in trusted positions of educating young people, should denigrate or stereotype others, and that extends to any form of discrimination based on class, race, religion, age, disability, gender identity, or