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Airbnb is already on thin ice in many cities, but New York City sex workers are turning these short-term rental apartments into brothels, according to a new report.

The New York Post says at least one escort service has turned to Airbnb for a "more discreet" and cost-effective alternative to hotels. The rooms are rented by each individual escort who then pays the rent with a pre-paid debit card, leaving the owners unaware of the "business" that went down in their homes.

What's up with these Airbnb rentals (allegedly) becoming hooker hot spots?

A strange and provocative taxicab interaction has landed a Louisiana lawyer with a misdemeanor battery conviction. And the cabbie who captured the incident on cell phone video is now suing the police.

Jennifer Gaubert, 33, is a New Orleans attorney and ex-host of a legal call-in radio show called "Law Out Loud." She's alleged to have filed false accusations against cab driver Hervey Farrell, claiming that he was trying to blackmail her with the video. Gaubert claimed that Farrell had recorded her sexually propositioning him and threatened to release the video unless she paid up, reports The Times-Picayune.

But prosecutors didn't buy it, and have charged Gaubert with a felony for allegedly filing false statements. What exactly was going on between Gaubert and her cabbie?

Breast Milk Morphine Death: Mom Gets 20 Years; Appeal Likely

A South Carolina woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for killing her infant daughter by an overdose of morphine that was transmitted through breast milk.

Stephanie Greene, 39, a former nurse, was found guilty of homicide by child abuse. Greene apparently had a history of using painkillers to combat chronic pain caused by a car accident and other health issues, reports The Associated Press.

Greene's lawyer says she plans to appeal her conviction, but on what grounds?

An Alaskan priest is facing DUI, firearms, and pot charges after a less-than-pious stunt on the Parks Highway.

Father Sean P. Thomson, 52, was pulled over for weaving into oncoming traffic and speeding, after which the officer discovered he was packing both heat and weed, reports The Associated Press.

Priests may be forgiven, but Thomson will need more than penitence before a judge.

'Stoner Dogs' On the Rise: Is It Legal to Feed Pot to Dogs?

It's one thing to be besties with your dog, but it's another to turn your pup into a "stoner dog." In fact, it could potentially even land you in the doghouse.

Yes, "stoner dogs." Some vets are seeing a spike in dogs being treated for marijuana intoxication. Whether it's getting high from accidently ingesting a careless human's weed brownie or inhaling secondhand smoke, getting stoned doesn't seem to be a pleasant experience for Fido, according to The Huffington Post.

But is it even legal to feed pot to dogs?

A Different Kind of 'Revenge Porn': Val Midwest Jailed for School Pics

Porn star Val Midwest snuck onto the campus of the Catholic high school she attended and took naked photos of herself masturbating on the football field for her adult website.

Not surprisingly, that stunt didn't pan out so well. 20-year-old Valerie Dodds (Midwest's non-porn name) has begun serving her 45-day sentence -- with her clothes on.

Does the punishment fit the crime?

A cantankerous senior citizen was arrested at Golden Corral for instigating a food fight among the "early bird" diners.

Polly Richards, 64, faces two counts of assault and battery after a food fight broke out at the all-you-can-eat buffet restaurant about 3:45 p.m. last Tuesday, according to Greenville's WITN-TV. Richards allegedly throttled Linwood Moore, 69, while in line and threw a plate of food at Fay Cardwell, 62.

What allegedly ruffled this angry early bird's feathers?

Ancient Rock-Pushers Avoid Prison in Plea Deal

Aficionados of ancient natural wonders can breathe a sigh of relief -- the ancient-rock pushers of Utah have been sentenced to probation for messing with nature.

Glenn Tuck Taylor and David Benjamin Hall were charged with criminal mischief for knocking over an ancient rock formation in Utah's Goblin Valley State Park, The Salt Lake Tribune reports. The duo pleaded guilty to the charge and received probation instead of jail time.

So what's considered criminal mischief?

Dog Keg Stand Photo Puts 2 College Students in Doghouse

Two college students have been charged with animal abuse for making a five-month-old puppy do a keg stand at a State University of New York off-campus party.

A picture of the puppy doing a keg stand, being held by an unidentified male with a SUNY Brockport sweatshirt on, went viral after it was posted on Twitter with the caption "Keg Stands n Bits!," United Press International reports.

Ugh, humans.

Bear-Feeding Woman, 81, Arrested for Feeding Birds

An elderly Florida woman has moved on from feeding bears to feeding birds, in violation of probation.

81-year-old Mary Musselman was on probation for feeding bears. Now she's being held without bail for violating her probation by feeding crows, Tampa's WTVT-TV reports.

If you're an animal lover, you might think this is mean. But when you learn why she was arrested, you might feel otherwise.