I've always been a sucker for a good challenge. Maybe it's because of the competitive streak in me, or perhaps it's due to my love for all things fitness, but whatever it is, I'm usually one of the first people to sign up for a workout challenge.
A white university student accused of branding her roommate a “Jamaican Barbie” and smearing used tampons on her backpack is not racist, her lawyer has claimed. Brianna Brochu, a former student at the University of Hartford, Connecticut, is charged with criminal mischief and breach of the peace, but activists want the 18-year-old charged with a hate crime. Ms Brochu allegedly bragged online about her bullying, describing how she spat in Chennel Rowe’s coconut oil and put her toothbrush “where the sun doesn’t shine”, reports the Hartford Courant.
DEAR CAROLYN: How should I deal with my in-laws who hate me and a husband who always puts them first? They can do no wrong. However, everything I do isn’t good enough. He acts as though they’re his family and I’m beneath them. I feel like moving to another country just to get away from them. In-Law DEAR IN-LAW: Good therapy (solo) sounds a lot easier to me. As do discretion and a good attorney. Take a deep breath, take precautions, and recognize there are times when others’ contempt leaves you with only one reasonable choice: to prioritize taking care of yourself. DEAR CAROLYN: My sister stays home with her two small children (2 and 1) while her partner works. Recently, during a fight, he took
Corruption: Shortly after the Uranium One story broke, various news reports claimed that it was much ado about nothing. XAutoplay: On | OffThe Hill broke the bombshell story last month, which summed up goes like this: While the Obama administration was approving the controversial 2010 sale of Uranium One to a state-owned Russian energy giant - which gave it control of one-fifth of U.S. uranium supplies - the FBI was actively investigating that company for extensive criminal activity designed to expand Russia's footprint in the U.S. uranium business. This raised questions about who in the Obama administration was aware of the FBI's evidence - which included bribery, extortion and racketeering - before greenlighting the sale.
Former teen pop star and Dream singer Melissa Schuman accused Backstreet Boys's Nick Carter of raping her in 2004.
A man who made international headlines when he was freed from North Korea with the help of President Jimmy Carter in 2010 burned to death over the weekend in a dirt lot in San Diego, family said Tuesday.