Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network sued of sexual discrimination by women staff


Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network is sued for sexual and disability discrimination after an employee Carolyn Hommel was first asked to take medical leave during pregnancy and then laid off when she resumed work after coming back from her medical leave. Carolyn Hommel had joined OWN network in 2010 as senior director in scheduling and acquisitionsContinue reading “Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network sued of sexual discrimination by women staff”

School teacher Ryan Heber credited with damage control during Taft, California School shooting


The student who entered school in Taft, California was talked into surrendering the shotgun by the school teacher, Ryan Heber. Thus after, Ryan Heber is projected as the hero in putting off the troubled student. Father of Ryan Heber, David Heber said, “(Ryan is) kust totally involved in everything at school and church. He goesContinue reading “School teacher Ryan Heber credited with damage control during Taft, California School shooting”

Public protests against Gang-rape in India


Gang-rape of 23 year old girl this week in India resulted in mass public outcry against Indian authorities in capital city Delhi. The girl boarded the bus with her male friend at 9 PM after which she was gang-raped, beaten cruelly and pushed out from moving bus on the road. A rape takes place inContinue reading “Public protests against Gang-rape in India”

Mayan people don’t consider 12/21/12 to be Doomsday


According to some people the coming Friday, i.e. 12/21/12 is doomsday citing the Mayan calendar saying that a phase ends in Mayan calendar on that date. Mayan’s, especially those living in Merida, Mexico don’t believe in the observation and so doesn’t the people from Mayan village Yaxuna. These people think that though it may beContinue reading “Mayan people don’t consider 12/21/12 to be Doomsday”

Connecticut Elementary School Shootings memorial service: President Obama says US should do more to protect its children


In a sullen memorial service of Newton, Connecticut elementary school shooting victims, President Obama said that US must do more in order to prevent incidents like these from happening again. While speaking at the inter-faith vigil in Newtown, President Obama reiterated his commitment towards the cause and told the residents that the whole nation standsContinue reading “Connecticut Elementary School Shootings memorial service: President Obama says US should do more to protect its children”

Elementary school teacher took courageous stand to save students during Connecticut Shooting


Victoria Soto (27), the Sandy Hook Elementary School’s teacher of First Grade students has died in a bid to save her students by hiding them in the closet and as a resultant exposed herself to the assailant of Connecticut Shootings. “She was found huddled over her children, her students, doing instinctively what she knew wasContinue reading “Elementary school teacher took courageous stand to save students during Connecticut Shooting”

26 people killed in Connecticut school shooting incident


20 children became victim of the shooting incident out of 26 people in Connecticut elementary school. The man involved in the shooting is identified as Adam Lanza (20) by Law Enforcement officials. Lanza came dressed in black fatigues and also shot down himself after killing people.  His mother was also found dead by officials inContinue reading “26 people killed in Connecticut school shooting incident”

Hitler’s nephew wrote to President Roosevelt to seek permission for fighting in WWII


– Hitler’s Nephew (William Patrick Hitler) was not appreciative of his uncle’s (Hitler) activities and so he wrote an article titled “Why I Hate My Uncle” in the year 1939. He lived in Long Island, US and served in the Navy for three years before getting hurt in 1947. – He came to US inContinue reading “Hitler’s nephew wrote to President Roosevelt to seek permission for fighting in WWII”

Website offering money to scholars for sex busted in UK


Website titled “Sponsor a Scholar” in UK is exposed by “The Independent” newspaper for allegedly offering money to pretty girl students for offering private encounters. Students had the opportunity to source as much as $24000 for tuition fees in a year depending upon the intimacy that they were ready to offer. -The website targeted theContinue reading “Website offering money to scholars for sex busted in UK”

52-year-old Mechanic from Missouri first claims his share of Powerball Jackpot 2012


-It is the 52-year-old mechanic and his wife who became first to claim their share of $588Mn Powerball Jackpot 2012 in Dearborn, Missouri. The couple is named Mark and Cindy Hill. Cindy who worked last in June, 2010 as office manager said, “It’s really going to be nice to spend time — not have toContinue reading “52-year-old Mechanic from Missouri first claims his share of Powerball Jackpot 2012”