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V. Stiviano a Gold Digger, Says Mrs. Sterling

The “V” stands for “Vivian”, if some sources are to be believed. But she was actually born Maria Vanessa Perez and had her name legally changed to “V. Stiviano.” Everyone calls her simply “V”, as though she were wearing a …

Boko Haram: A Bloody Mess of Ideas Boko Haram: A Bloody Mess of Ideas

The news about the kidnapping of almost 300 girls from an area in Northern Nigeria has thrust the name “Boko Haram” into the public vernacular. What most people know is that the group is militant Islamic faction that sees no …

Cornealious Anderson Walks Away Free

The past few weeks have probably been pretty tough on Cornealious Anderson. Life as he knows it was hanging in the balance. But, in the end, the whole thing went his way. Cornealious Anderson got himself into trouble back in …

U.S. Nuns Crackdown – Why the Fuss?

Why is the Vatican so upset with some of the nuns in the United States? Is there trouble brewing in the sisterhood that has Rome concerned? What could be so bad that it warrants a “crackdown”? The Leadership Conference of …

Angry Birds Creator Develops Pre-K Program

Recently on The Late Show with David Letterman, comedian and entertainer Louis C.K. criticized standardized testing and the Common Core Standards. “My kids used to love math. Now it makes them cry. Thanks standardized testing and common core!” he tweeted …

Monica Lewinsky Speaks as Hillary Readies Campaign Monica Lewinsky Speaks as Hillary Readies Campaign

“I, myself, deeply regret what happened between me and President Clinton. Let me say it again: I. Myself. Deeply. Regret. What. Happened.” Monica Lewinsky has finally gotten some good advice from someone, somewhere. After years of relative silence on her …

Brad Pitt, Jolie Together Again on the Big Screen

While Angelina Jolie is preparing to open Meleficent, the film based off of the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale, another on-screen romance is in the works. Jolie, along with her husband and partner Brad Pitt, is said to be in the …

Sunken Gold Recovered Near South Carolina

Recovering sunken treasure sounds like the stuff of Disney movies, complete with busty heroines and Johnny Depp eyeliner. But a group has just brought up almost 1,000 ounces — about $50 million worth — of gold from a ship that …

Baby Safety Gates: How to Prevent Injuries

On Monday, the official journal of the Academic Pediatric Association published a study about the rise of injuries related to baby gates in the United States. The results were disconcerting. The number of children injured on baby gates rose drastically …

Norwegian Breakaway Cruise Ship Stuck

It was a tense scene on Sunday when 4,500 passengers and crew aboard the Norwegian Cruise Lines ship “Breakaway” found themselves stuck. According to the New York Daily News, the Breakaway had some steering problems as it came in to …

U.S. Nuns Crackdown by Unhappy Vatican

The Vatican is unhappy with some of the nuns in the United States. It seems they are taking some liberties with teaching and behavior that the powers-that-be in Rome are not too thrilled about. This isn’t new news, per se. …

U.S. Nuns Crackdown Rolls On at Vatican

“Stifle yourself, Edith! Stifle!” – Archie Bunker The Leadership Conference of Women Religious is once again the target of a Vatican crackdown. The Conference, which is the largest umbrella group for U.S. nuns, came under criticism under the papacy of …

1,500 Teens Trash Mansion at Epic Party

“Boy, that escalated quickly. I mean, that really got out of hand fast.” In an event that is a stunning testament to the power of social media, a house party at a mansion in Ontario, Canada turned into a flood …

Oregon Prison Escape Happens, Again

It’s like deja vu all over again for folks in Oregon. In a headline that may sound like old news, an inmate has walked away from a correctional facility in the Beaver State. Last week, Matthew Joseph Medlin, a man …

Powerade Ingredient, Brominated Vegetable Oil, Done

For months the dire warnings have been circulated on social media and emails, in much the same way that dire warnings used to be circulated by mimeographed sheets and chain letters. There is an ingredient in citrus flavored sodas that …

Mel Gibson Battery Charge To Be Erased

A deal is a deal. Back in the mid-to-late 2000s, Mel Gbson’s career took hit after hit, and not the good kind. In 2006, he was arrested for drunk driving, Gibson was recorded making a rash of anti-Semitic remarks then. …

Rhode Island Circus Clamp Mishap: Eleven Injured

“We thought it was part of the circus.” On Sunday morning at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island, eight female acrobats, one dancer, and two others were injured when a clamp snapped, sending the performers plummeting 35 feet …

Sandy Hook Playground Vandalism Investigated

In April, as part of the Sandy Ground project, the purple playground was opened in Hartford, Connecticut in honor of Ana Grace Marquez-Greene, one of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting. But this weekend, almost a month …

Stacey Rambold: Why Is He Going to Jail Again?

Earlier, we told you about the incredible 2008 sentence of Stacey Rambold, a teacher in Monatana who was found guilty of raping a 14-year-old student. The judge in that case, Yellowstone County District Court Judge G. Todd Baugh, had said …

One-Month Rape Sentence Overturned One-Month Rape Sentence Overturned

A teacher in Montana, Stacey Dean Rambold, was convicted of raping a 14-year-old girl, He was sentenced for his crime in 2007. But the judge said during sentencing that he felt that the victim was just as responsible for the …

Rosie Napravnik To Ride in Derby, Despite Suspension

“I don’t get nervous. I’m pretty calm.” On Saturday, jockey Rosie Napravnik will attempt to become the first woman to win the Kentucky Derby. However, after Saturday, she will serve a 4-day suspension. Louisville’s Churchill Downs stewards punished Napravnik for …

William Shatner Gets NASA Medal Honor

Actor William Shatner has received NASA’s highest civilian honor, the Distinguished Public Service medal. Shatner’s award came as a result of several projects he has worked on with NASA over the years. Shatner hosted the NASA documentary celebrating the 30th …

Banana-Thrower Arrested for Racial Insult

We recently told you about the racial insult involving Brazilian footballer Dani Alves. During a match in Spain, someone threw a banana onto the pitch in front of Alves. The implication was that the darker-skinned Alves was a monkey. In …

Dane Dehaan on Green Goblin, Garfield, & Hamburgers

American actor Dane Dehaan loves Andrew Garfield … and hamburgers. The 28-year old never thought he’d get the chance to test for the role of Harry Osborne, aka the Green Goblin, in The Amazing Spider-Man 2. “I couldn’t even get …