A Yazidi girl who escaped from the Islamic State (Isis) has told of how she was raped every day for six months by her captor. Ekhlas, who was 14 when she imprisoned, tried to escape jihadis in northern Iraq by climbing Mount Sinjar but was caught and held as a sex slave. In 2014, Isis began to target the Yazidis, an ethnic Kurdish group, which Isis believes are “devil worshippers”.
Dear Amy: I'm a 20-year-old girl. I started working at a restaurant and clicked with "Steve," one of the other servers. He's 30. We quickly started texting daily. He said he had a girlfriend, so I figured we were just sharing friendly chitchat. He was always complaining about how annoying and stupid she was. Fast-forward a year, and his girlfriend cheats on him, so he comes to me looking for help. I was a sophomore in college at the time and had no idea how to handle the situation, but I was there for him. They broke up and he moved in with his parents. He was devastated and determined to win her over. Eventually, she came crawling back to him. He proposed without telling anyone, leaving his
Model and actress Emily Ratajkowski would you like you to know she has wonderful abs. Whether it’s due to genetics, diet, great Instagram techniques, or some combination of the above, the rising star takes ample opportunity to show you what she’s got, and her fans love it.
Once confined to the fringes of debate, the idea of single-payer healthcare is making a comeback with support from some unlikely places. Single-payer healthcare is a system used in Canada, France, the UK, Australia, and other countries. In theory, it provides near-universal coverage through the government rather than private insurance companies (some countries use a hybrid public/private structure). While progressive groups have long pushed for a single-payer system in the US, Democratic Party leaders are starting to suggest they are open to advocating for such a system. "We're going to look at broader things" for the nation's healthcare system, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said on ABC.
First daughter Ivanka Trump has been mocked on social media after a tweet she wrote four years ago misquoting Albert Einstein resurfaced over the weekend. The tweet, written in June 2013, attributed the quote “If the facts don’t fit the theory, change the facts” to the famed physicist. Twitter users picked up on the misquote, with some poking fun at the irony of such a mistake, while others questioned whether Ms Trump might actually be mocking the notion of changing facts herself.
.@Scaramucci: "We should put the cameras on" during the White House press briefings #CNNSOTU https://t.co/i5JfTgS1Vk - CNN (@CNN) July 23, 2017 The newly appointed White House communications director is already off to a rocky start, in more ways than one. During an early appearance on CNN's State of the Union on Sunday, July 23, Anthony Scaramucci told host Jake Tapper that he was willing to work with the press and "put the cameras on" for future press briefings, before adding, "The only thing I ask Sarah - Sarah, if you're watching, I love the hair and makeup person that we had on Friday, so I'd like to continue to use the hair and makeup person."
Obdulia Sanchez was booked on suspicion of DUI and vehicular manslaughter after Friday's crash killed her 14-year-old sister.