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Airplane Passenger's Leg Was 'Bursting Open' After Flesh-Eating Spider Bite! Read The Disturbing Story!

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Just on the eve of October, here's something straight out of a nightmare!

Jonathon Hogg almost lost his leg after being bitten by a spider during an international flight in June!

The barrister's leg "burst open" after he was believed to be bitten by a poisonous brown recluse spider on a flight from Doha, Qatar to Cape Town, South Africa!

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Six hours into his flight, the 40-year-old felt a pain in his leg before spotting a spider running across the floor. He said:

"I turned on the light and clearly saw a spider running across the floor before hearing two stewardesses screaming ‘Spider', but I wasn't sure if I had been bitten as it really wasn't very painful."

Within hours, the London native's leg had turned black and swelled up! By the time he got to the hospital, his leg was "bursting open"! He continued:

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Stowaway On Flight To London Found In Critical Condition After Clinging To Undercarriage The Whole Time — And Another May Have Fallen To His Death

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This is incredibly sad.

On Thursday, a Boeing 747 took off on the journey from South Africa to London — but little did anyone know that it was carrying at least one extra passenger stowed away.

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When the British Airways flight touched down in Heathrow Airport, a man was found clinging to the undercarriage — in critical condition!

Police are waiting on confirmation but think they know the identity of the survivor, who was exposed to extreme cold for the entire 11-hour flight.

Shortly after the plane landed, there was also a body found

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Oscar Pistorius — The South African Athlete Convicted Of Murdering His Girlfriend — Could Already Be Up For Release! WHAT?!

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Well, it looks like the scales of justice are about to tilt in a controversial way!

Oscar Pistorius, the former Olympic athlete convicted of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in 2013, might soon be getting out of jail!

Back in October, Pistorius was sentenced to five years in prison for "culpable homicide," which is a South African law somewhat similar to manslaughter here in the United States.

The 28-year-old athlete killed Steenkamp on Valentine's Day, 2013, in their home, claiming he thought an intruder was in the bathroom instead of his girlfriend.

[ Photos: Other Celebrities Who Have Been Linked To Murder! ]

South African law dictates that Pistorius must serve at least one-sixth of his sentence, which would be ten months' time.

The parole board is now recommending that Pistorius be released on August 21, 2015 — ten months to the day after he was sentenced in the case.

What do U think — should Pistorius face more punishment after being found guilty of killing Steenkamp?

[Image via WENN.]

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Game Of Thrones Editor Tragically Killed By A Lion In South Africa — Get The Sad Details Here

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A visual effects editor for 'Game of Thrones' was mauled to death by a lion in South Africa.

So, so sad.

On Monday, an American tourist was mauled to death by a lion at a South Africa wildlife park. Now, the woman has been identified as an editor for the hit TV series Game of Thrones.

Katherine Chappell — who preferred to go by Katie — was a visual effects editor for the fantasy show.

The 29-year-old was taking pictures from the passenger seat of an SUV, when all of a sudden a lion managed to pounce on her through an open window.

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The park's assistant operations manager Scott Simpson said Katie and the other tourists weren't following proper procedures at the time of the attack:

"They had their windows all the way down, which is strictly against policy."

The lion had been surrounded by her cubs when she decided to lunge for Katie.

Her sister, Jennifer, took to Facebook to thank friends and family for their outpouring of support following the tragedy:

"We cannot thank everyone enough for the kind words and support. It means the world to us during this difficult time."

According to reports, this is the park's third attack in four months.

[Image via AP Images.]

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Poll: Did Louis Tomlinson Throw Shade At Zayn Malik In Concert?! YOU Decide!

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Guess Zayn Malik didn't leave on good terms after all… or did he and we're all just overthinking these Vines?!

On Sunday evening, Louis Tomlinson was having a casual conversation with the keyboard player on stage at One Direction's concert in South Africa, when he said something that totally sounded like an indirect diss towards Zayn!

This whole thing happened days before the Doncaster native called his former bandmate's producer out for being super shady!

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Do you think Louis' possibly ill-fated feelings got the best of him?! We saw how he behaved with Naughty Boy on Twitter just one day later…

Watch the short clips (below) and YOU decide!

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#TheDress Makes Its Way Onto American Idol But Also A Domestic Violence Ad?? That Dress Can Transform For Any Situation!

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You've seen #TheDress, right?

If you've been anywhere near the internet, or near anyone who has internet, you've probably at least heard about #TheDress.

It's from a British clothing store called Roman Originals and it's totally blue and black. In real life at least.

Online? Still up for debate.

It even made its way onto American Idol, riding on the back of Idol contestant Jax (pic below!).

Ryan Seacrest was still confused by #TheDress's power, tweeting out:

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Oscar Pistorius Might Not Get An Early Release From Prison Because Monitoring Tags Can NOT Be Placed On His Prosthetic Legs

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Oscar Pistorius might not be able to apply for parole because of his prosthetic legs!

Just last month, Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to 5 years in prison for shooting and killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. However, the former sprinter was hoping to appeal for parole after serving 10 months behind bars.

Unfortunately for Oscar, sources are saying that wont be possible because officers would NOT be able to attach monitoring ankle bracelets to his removable prosthetic legs.

Prison officials have reportedly told the double amputee that he would not qualify for the monitoring system due to his disability, and under South African law electronic bracelets may not be placed on the wrist because they are too easy to remove.

A source has already confirmed this, saying:

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