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Gymnast Gabby Douglas quits Iowa coach again

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DES MOINES — The gymnastics reunion between Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas and coach Liang Chow lasted less than three months. Chow confirmed that Douglas has left the gym to search for a new coach. “She’s not in the gym anymore,” Chow said Wednesday in a telephone interview with The Des Moines Register. “She is searching for a new coach, I guess. We had an understanding, a tryout period. The…

Blue Ivy Has Competition: The British Royal Family Has a Baby of Their Own

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To be King, what a wonderful feeling.  Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton have given birth to a healthy baby boy.  The boy is set to one day be the head of a country, so the announcement is huge.  The couple have not yet chosen a name for the child, so the country is anxiously awaiting the outcome.  “We could not be happier,” the couples stated in their typically…

Amy Winehouse’s Brother Believed Bulimia Caused Amy’s Death

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Amy Winehouse’s death was reportedly caused by the lethal amount of alcohol intoxication, but her brother believes Amy Winehouse’s death was due to her struggle with bulimia. Bulimia is is an “eating disorder characterized by binge eating and purging, or consuming a large amount of food in a short amount of time followed by an attempt to rid oneself of the food consumed (purging), typically by vomiting, taking a laxative or diuretic, and/or excessive exercise, because of an…

George Michael In a Car Crash, Gets Out of the Hospital Two Weeks Later

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George Michael finally has his freedom … from a British hospital bed … where he’s spent the last 2 weeks recovering from head injuries sustained in a nasty car wreck. Michael’s people released a statement on his official website … saying, “We can confirm that George Michael has been discharged from hospital and continues to rest and recuperate. He is well and thanks everyone for all the messages of support.”…

Man Goes to Brother’s Funeral and Kills His Other Brother

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Violence is too much to bear for many families, and it’s even worse when the violent incidents occur back-to-back.  A man is being charged with killing his brother at his other brother’s funeral.   Mark Hayes is accused of stabbing his brother Sean right after the funeral of their brother Tom.   The deaths occurred after a long day of fighting and a period of continuous arguments.  While the US…

Saudi Arabia: Women-only City Planned Where No Men Are Allowed

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Remember when kids would build clubhouses or go up to their tree house, and they would put a sign out that said “No Boys Allowed!” Soon there may be a city in Saudi Arabia that is “no boys allowed”. The country is working on a plan for a new city that would be for women only. They are making sure that they are recognizing and following the Sharia laws, which…

Helicopter Crash Kills Two and Injures 13 in London

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Tragedy struck in London after a helicopter crashed into a crane. The accident happened in central London and so far the death toll is at two. The pilot and someone on the ground were killed in the crash and 13 others are injured. There were  around 90 police officers on the site dealing with the aftermath of the incident. They were able to manage the fire in about 25 minutes….

Police Baffled as Man Falls Out of the Sky

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A man from Angola was seeking a better life for himself, no matter what it would take.  So, in order to try to get to the UK, he sneaked on the base of the wheel of an airplane that was flying to London.  Unfortunately for the man, the freezing temperatures thousands of feet in the air were too much for him, and he eventually plunged to his death. Police don’t…

Gold Medalist Shawn Johnson Retires at Age 20

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The pint sized pioneer of her time has just announced that she will retiring just short of the 2012 London Olympic games due to a knee injury. The Olympic gold medalist announced her retirement this past Sunday, citing numerous setbacks with her left knee with making it nearly impossible to compete for a spot in the upcoming Olympic games. “It just little by little gets worse and worse,” Johnson told…

Dancer Received Illegal Butt Implants – Left Deadly Silicone INSIDE HER LUNGS

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A Philadelphia woman dubbed “the Black Madam” used silicone from Thailand and Krazy Glue to perform at-home cosmetic surgery that left an exotic dancer with a plump derriere — and potentially deadly complications, the dancer testified Wednesday. Padge Windslowe charged $1,000 to perform injections on a dining room table at “pumping parties,” 23-year-old Shurkia King testified. But King suffered severe respiratory problems afterward and spent two weeks in the hospital….

R.I.P: Bee Gees’ Robin Gibb Dies After Long Cancer Battle

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A singer and songwriter who joined two of his brothers in forming the Bee Gees pop group that helped define the sound of the disco era with the best-selling 1977 soundtrack to“Saturday Night Fever,” has died. He was 62. Gibb died Sunday after battling cancer and while recuperating from intestinal surgery, family spokesman Doug Wright announced. This spring Gibb had been hospitalized in London with advanced colorectal cancer. He had intestinal surgery in March and, after contracting pneumonia, was unable to…

NHS Report Claims Girls Aged 13 Should No Longer Be Required To Get A Prescription For The Contraceptive Pill

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Girls as young as 13 should be able to get the Pill from their local pharmacy without seeing a family doctors, researchers have recommended. It follows an evaluation of a pilot scheme in Southwark and Lambeth in London which offered contraception to over-16s in chemists. The study by NHS South East London found 46 per cent of the young women who used the scheme had never taken the Pill before….

Who’s Your Daddy! Sperm Donor Says He Fathered 600 Children

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He said last night: “He was the one that found the donors so it’s possible he didn’t tell his wife and she believed the donations were coming from a lot of different men.” Wiesner ran the controversial clinic with his wife Mary – until he died in 1972. Research shows he regularly made donations from the early 1940s until the mid-1960s. David Gollancz, a London-based barrister also conceived at the…