From a Florida prison in November 2011, Shatarka Nuby penned a letter to the state’s health department about her cosmetically enhanced buttocks. Her rear end had hardened and turned black, she wrote. Side effects from the years-old injections left the mother of three feeling sick. And she claimed her surgeon - Oneal Ron Morris - was the same faux cosmetic doctor that police had arrested and accused of pumping a near-lethal formula of cement, mineral oil, bathroom caulking and Fix-a-Flat tire sealant into other women’s bodies. Her patients called her “Duchess.” Officials began investigating and interviewed Nuby. But four months later, she was dead. The official cause of death was respiratory failure
Charles Murphy, who most recently worked with hedge fund heavyweight John Paulson at Paulson & Co., was pronounced dead shortly after 5 p.m. Monday at the Sofitel building in what authorities are calling an apparent suicide. The New York Post reported that Murphy, 56, jumped from a room on the 24th floor and landed on a fourth-floor terrace. Charles was an extremely gifted and brilliant man, a great partner and a true friend," Paulson said in a statement.
Being a good boss is harder than it looks. CEO coach and former Google executive Kim Scott would know. After working as an executive at Google, Scott became a sought-after CEO coach in Silicon Valley, advising C-suite clients at Dropbox, Twitter and other top companies. She's helped dozens of managers through both the exciting and dreadful parts of their jobs - chief among them, firing an employee. "It goes without saying that getting fired is one of the most soul-challenging things that can happen to a person," Scott writes in her new book "Radical Candor." So, she says, leaders must be thoughtful about the decision. According to the leadership expert, here is how to know when it's time to give
An extremely malnourished 10-week-old puppy was discarded in a plastic storage container over the weekend in Columbia, Maryland, and now police are searching for the person responsible. Local resident Jill Eberhart called 911 Saturday afternoon to report that a dog was “left for dead” inside a container in a grassy area on the side of a road. Erbhart says the plastic container was covered in holes, allowing the dog to have some access to air, but he was left without food or water. “What’s it take to give an animal some water? We don’t live in a war zone here,” she told CBS Baltimore. “I’ve been here 44 years, I haven’t seen anything like that,” another neighbor told the station on Monday. Eberhart
Rebecca Goerdel, 28, was arrested Friday for the alleged relationship with an unnamed boy.
The TSA is under fire after a video of a teenage boy getting patted down at a Dallas airport went viral after being posted by the boy’s mother.