A Texas man was sentenced to 52 years in prison on Friday after he admitted to decapitating his wife in front of her children. David Dauzat, 24, pleaded guilty to the 2016 death of his wife, Natasha Dauzat, 21, who was found with dozens of stab wounds. Dauzat agreed to the plea deal after Natasha’s family requested it to prevent the children from reliving the horrifying incident if the case went to trial, KWTX reported. “They didn’t want to put the children through a trial and have them relive those memories,” McLennan County Assistant District Attorney Michael Jarrett said. Police went to the couple’s mobile home in Bellmead, a town just northwest of Waco, in August 2016 after a concerned relative
She doesn’t need an alarm clock, Carolyn Cherry says. Her brain is programmed, by years of routine, to sound an internal alarm just before 3 a.m. One hour after rising, she leaves her house in Hemet and drives in darkness to the South Perris Metrolink station, the first leg of her daily journey to work. The drive takes 22 or 23 minutes, a bit longer if she picks up a friend or stops to get a cup of tea for the long train ride ahead. The parking lot is all hers when Cherry arrives, and she pulls into the same spot every time. The train leaves at 4:43 a.m. and Cherry, 60 years old and a couple of years away from retirement, rides it all the way to the final stop, more than two hours away. That’s
Jay-Z’s forthcoming docuseries, Rest In Power: The Trayvon Martin Story , which follows the life and legacy of the titular Martin. The timely project, like many documentaries including Whose Streets? has drawn much-needed attention to social injustice, but also a peripheral feud between Snoop Dogg and George Zimmerman. Zimmerman, who was acquitted of the fatal shooting of Martin, threw in his two cents about the docuseries in a recent interview with The Blast saying that…
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Oprah Winfrey and her man, Stedman Graham, were at the graduation ceremony for University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee students this morning. Oprah was there to see her half-sister, Patricia Lee, graduate, says Michelle Johnson, senior director of integrated marketing and communications for UWM. Oprah posted a photo with her sister on Instagram: "My sister Pat who discovered she was a part of our family 6 years ago, had 1 big dream when I met her. To go to college and finish strong! Today that dream came true. Congratulations lil Sis. #UWMgrad" Johnson says seats were reserved for Oprah and her family, and the billionaire brought her own security. Oprah's presence was kept quiet and some people in
Ben Roethlisberger said the call to throw it at the end of the game was a decision made by offensive coordinator Todd Haley.
After President Donald Trump sent out a sexist tweet about Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, the internet just about went up in flames. The tweet said that Gillibrand “would do anything” for campaign donations, a pretty obviously sexist statement. Responses abound, but the USA Today editorial board sent out a particularly scathing editorial.
Dec 18, 2017
Taking your game to the next level seems like a piece of cake until you actually step up to the plate. The cavalier Sagittarius New Moon prompts you to believe you can do nearly anything now, without ...