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A North Carolina woman was held as a sex slave and repeatedly beaten and tortured in front of her two children. The woman -- who remains unnamed -- was allegedly held against her will at two separate hotels in Pineville, North Carolina where police say “she was forced into sexual acts with random men,” according to a statement from the Pineville Police Department. The suspects, Thomas Antoine Miller and Shakeeta Lasha Adams, then allegedly physically and mentally punished the woman if she did not meet certain financial quotas.
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Elizabeth Hurley, 54, channels Daisy Duke in racy red bikini top, denim cut-offs: 'More gorgeous than any 25-year-old'
The "hottest woman on the planet" is once again wowing fans with a sexy bikini photo shoot.
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The young girl showed symptoms shortly after getting water into her nose while swimming in a Texas river during Labor Day weekend.
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Chris JacksonThere are of course a number of subjects it is wise to avoid raising when visiting Her Majesty (Bolshevik revolutions and Jeffrey Epstein come swiftly to mind) insiders say there is now a fresh topic to skip: The Sussexes.The well-connected British parliamentary sketch writer Quentin Letts has claimed that a guest of the queen, who had been invited to ride out with her, was quietly advised to avoid mentioning Harry and Meghan.The Sun, building on the story, reports Monday that a source said: “Courtiers were aware the Sussexes are all anyone wants to ask her about. So to nip it in the bud some have taken to having a quiet word with some guests awaiting an audience with the queen.“They suggested that questions around Harry and Meghan may not be the best choice as a topic of polite conversation. Naturally it’s informal rather than any official policy and there’s no suggestion the queen is even aware.”While official sources sought to play down the reports, telling the Sun that the “veracity” of the story was questionable, there is in fact a well-established tradition of courtiers quietly hinting appropriate conversational topics to visitors to the queen (and Prince Charles, who is known to dislike being contradicted) as well as briefing visitors on some of the more arcane points of regal etiquette (you don’t turn your back on the monarch, for example, and all women are expected to curtsy to the queen).One of the most famous dramatic interpretations of this custom is the scene in the Peter Morgan-penned film The Queen, which sees new Prime Minister Tony Blair receiving a brief and quick-fire run-down of what to do and what not to do before he goes in to see the queen after winning the election.However the briefing is incomplete: Blair kneels before her and is about to ask her permission to form a government when the queen, played by Helen Mirren, interrupts him to say, “No, I ask.” Read more at The Daily Beast.Get our top stories in your inbox every day. Sign up now!Daily Beast Membership: Beast Inside goes deeper on the stories that matter to you. Learn more.
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"Dancing With the Stars" contestant Christie Brinkley broke her arm in rehearsals and will not be able to hit the dance floor this season. In a statement, BBC Studios and ABC said, "Brinkley suffered injuries which required surgery to her wrist and arm," keeping her from participating in the competition. Brinkley’s 21-year-old daughter, Sailor Brinkley-Cook, a Sports Illustrated model, has stepped in to take her mother’s place for the remainder of the season.