An Amber Alert has been issued for an 11-year-old Maryland girl who authorities believe may have been abducted by her father.
Caitlyn Marie Virts was last seen at around 7 a.m. at her family's house. Local police issued the alert at around 10: 45 a.m. after finding Virts' mother, 38-year-old Bobbie Jo Cortez, dead in the home. Officers believe Virts could be in danger and are now turning to the public for help finding the young girl.Continue Reading >
Am I the only one woman alive who totally hates bra shopping? Between the ridiculous padding in some bras on the market (why does every item at Victoria's Secret feel like it's been stuffed with a goose down parka these days?) and the salespeople constantly barraging me with their measurement tapes, I usually just end up walking out of the store, frustrated and empty-handed.
But both of these problems could be solved, thanks to a newly created app called Third Love. This app helps you find your bra size on your own, at home. How? By snapping a selfie!Continue Reading >
Barbie has been at the center of a body image debate for many years now but recently, the controversy has reached a whole new level. Between the doll's increasingly unrealistic proportions and the horrifying influence it seems to be having on some women, it's very clear that it's time for a change.
Well, thanks to a new crowdfunding campaign, we could soon be getting just that. Artist Nickolay Lamm, who gained online fame last year after creating a 3D-printed Barbie based on the average measurements of a 19-year-old, is now hoping to bring his version of the dolls to life. "Lammily" dolls, as he calls them, will be kind of like regular Barbies--except with more realistic looks and body.
All I can say to this is ... YES! What took so long?!Continue Reading >
A Florida couple was arrested on Friday after allegedly abandoning their three young children in the woods, authorities revealed today.
When Michael and Sarah Butcher were first arrested after illegally parking their truck in a private RV park, they told cops they were brother and sister. Authorities later found crystal meth in the car's glove compartment, along with a syringe and a burnt spoon. It wasn't until after the pair had been taken to jail that police found out that they were actually married and that they had left their kids behind!Continue Reading >
A pregnant Florida woman is under investigation after she allegedly intentionally drove her minivan into the ocean, with her children inside.
According to witnesses, the unidentified mom made a hard turn directly into the ocean, causing the kids inside the car to cry for help and scream that their mother was trying to kill them. Thankfully, some nearby standers jumped into the water to help. The entire terrifying ordeal was caught in some shocking footage, seen below.Continue Reading >
In a story that proves you really can't trust anybody, authorities in Georgia have just revealed that an elementary school principal is among 14 people recently arrested in an undercover child sex sting.
John McGill is the principal of Mt. Carmel Elementary School in Douglas County, as well as a father of six and a grandfather of three. Now, he is one of a group of people being investigated for chatting up children online and then traveling to meet them specifically for the purpose of having sex. Absolutely sickening!
A 14-year-old California girl was hit and killed by a train while reportedly trying to retrieve her cell phone, which she had dropped on the tracks.
According to reports, Jenna Betti was hanging out with her boyfriend by the tracks in her town when the horrible accident happened. Though they were both able to get off the tracks when they spotted the train approaching, the eighth grader made the last-minute decision to go back after realizing she had left her cell phone behind. Sadly, it was a fatal mistake.Continue Reading >
If you are not a big believer in karma, spirits, metaphysical or in general any out-of-body experiences, but have an open mind, this story might shake your believes to the core. Sarah Sanaghan, a 29-year-old nurse and single mother, died tragically in the same way and few feet away from the same spot her twin sister died 18 years ago. Sarah was struck dead when a truck hit the passenger side of her car on an expressway near Crete, Indiana. The nurse was pronounced dead at a hospital in Dyer from blunt force trauma to the head. What's chilling about this tragic story is that almost the same exact thing happened 18 years ago, the night Sarah's twin sister Cari died also hit by car. Chills!Continue Reading >
A Connecticut dad is facing tons of public backlash after a Facebook photograph he posted of his baby holding a rifle went viral online.
The controversial photo shows 6-month-old Genevieve Duffy, sitting in her stroller with her teeny hands wrapped around a huge rifle. But while some are downright outraged by the snapshot, little Genevieve's father, Christopher, insists he did nothing wrong.Continue Reading >
In absolutely heartbreaking news, police discovered the body of a young mother of four in a ditch in Louisiana, just five days after her boyfriend was arrested in an armed standoff with officers.
The 26-year-old Alabama woman, Melinda Denny, was last seen with her 34-year-old boyfriend, Jonathon Nail, early Saturday morning in a parking lot on a local highway. The two were making the trip from Alabama to Texas when they allegedly ran out of gas. That's when things went terribly wrong.Continue Reading >