The US Attorney General Eric Holder has authorized a further post-mortem examination on Michael Brown, the black Missouri teenager who was shot by a police officer a week ago sparking violent protests. An initial autopsy, the day after the shooting, concluded that he died of gunshot wounds.
A German man who holds the world record for having the most body piercings has been refused entry to Dubai, after traveling there to make an appearance at a hotel night club. Rolf Buchholz has 453 piercings on his body and face. Mr. Buchholz, is reported to say he was never given an official reason for being barred. But airport workers told him he’d been turned away because authorities feared he may practice black magic. BBC news.