An Iranian man found guilty of adultery was stoned to death, despite an Iranian ban of the practice.
The victim, a government employee, 30, was said to have been executed in a prison in the northern city of Rasht.
Under Iran's Islamic law, people convicted of adultery can still be stoned to death. The offender is partially buried in a public spot, and stones are thrown at them until their dead unless they manage to free themselves.
In 2002, the executions were banned while the United Nations and European Union have called on Iran to abolish the punishment. However, five Iranians have reportedly been stoned to death in the past four years.
Slate recently wrote an article about not saying goodbye when you leave a party. They're suggestion: just ghost. They reason that saying goodbye can be long and painful, and sometimes, quite unnecessary. While that's true, there's more than one way to say goodbye without taking too much of anyone's time, yours included. Here are the ways: Read more
How far would one go to look like a real Barbie? Here are 5 people who went out of their way to look too-perfect. While not all look like Barbie per-se, they do look like real-life dolls. Check out the list below. Read more