A married teacher, who also worked as a cheerleading coach, has been charged over an alleged sexual relationship with a pupil. Katherine Ross Ridenhour, 23, was arrested following claims of inappropriate contact with the 17-year-old. Concord Police Department said it was notified of an "inappropriate consensual relationship" between Ms Ridenhour and the pupil earlier this week.
Nadia Murad grew up dreaming of owning a beauty salon. The youngest of 11 children in a Yazidi family in northwest Iraq, she took photographs of all the brides in her tiny village, studying their makeup and hair. Her favorite was of a brunette woman with curls piled high atop her head. But after ISIS overtook her village in August 2014, that dream died. Murad was captured, enslaved, sold, raped and tortured alongside thousands of her people in an effort to decimate their religion. ISIS didn’t entirely succeed, however. Murad, 24, managed a miraculous escape and is now a Nobel Peace Prize nominee fighting for freedom and justice for her people. Her new book, “The Last Girl: My Story of Captivity
After being attacked by a bear on a hunting trip, Lee Brooke is undergoing an advanced facial reconstruction procedure.
Christopher Reeve's Look-a-Like Son Is All Grownup at Charity Gala
Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman, 23, provides details about how Dr. Larry Nassar allegedly sexually assaulted her in her new book, Fierce: How Competing For Myself Changed Everything. Many other women including Raisman’s teammate, McKayla Maroney, have since come forward and brought their uncomfortably similar stories involving Nassar, 54, and the USA Gymnastics.
The top nuclear commander in the U.S. said Saturday that he would reject an “illegal” nuclear attack order from President Donald Trump, and would instead steer the commander in chief to other “options.”
As Orange County officials clear out homeless encampments along the Santa Ana River, they are making some unexpected discoveries, In one area, they found an underground bunker accessible from a wooden hatch camouflaged with dirt. In another, more than 1,000 bicycles tucked in a separate tunnel were found. The county began clearing more than 150 homeless people from the area between Warner and Edinger avenues on Nov. 7 after months of complaints from nearby condominium residents about unsanitary conditions and other nuisances at the encampment. Lt. Jeff Puckett said the Sheriff’s Department has made more than 260 arrests in the past several months in various encampments along the river trail in