OK this first one isn't a link but a screenshot from my sister that we've been laughing at for days. It gets funnier (and weirder) every time you look at it. SO MANY QUESTIONS:
This woman took an apple from her flight through customs and was fined $500. There but for the grace of God...I have almost taken produce through US customs inadvertently lots of times!
(New York Times) Where countries are a tinderbox, and facebook is a match.
This story is just...I mean, three family members died in the same house and it took so long for the wheels of justice to turn!
This may be the wildest birth story I've ever read. [HT Andrew]