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  • Married teacher found partially naked in car with 17-year-old student avoids jail

    06/04/2011 4:21:15 PM PDT · by SanFranDan · 194 replies
    DailMail.U.K. ^ | 6/3/11 | Amy Oliver
    Full Title: Married teacher found partially naked in car with 17-year-old student avoids jail thanks to plea deal (but she can teach again in three years) (Plus bonus 25 past cases with head-shots at end of article) A married teacher, who was caught partially naked with a 17-year-old student, has pleaded guilty to the charges and escaped jail, it emerged today. Carrie Shafer, 39, a former biology teacher at duPont Manual High School, Kentucky, must instead serve three years of supervised probation after agreeing to a plea deal designed to get the case done and dusted quickly. Legally she can...
  • Study: Male Viewers Find Sexy News Anchors Distracting (In other news, water is wet)

    01/26/2011 10:54:59 AM PST · by Red in Blue PA · 88 replies · 2+ views
    Men watching a news broadcast are more likely to pay attention if a sexy anchor is delivering the day's stories. Just what they're captivated by, however, is another matter entirely. According to a new study from researchers at Indiana University, male viewers snap to attention at the sight of a female anchor they find attractive, but are distracted by her looks and therefore less likely to remember what she had to say. In other words? "Men might want to reread the story in the newspaper," Maria Elizabeth Rabe, one of the study's authors, told AOL News in a phone interview.
  • Teacher pleads not guilty to sex charges

    01/26/2011 10:32:59 AM PST · by bigbob · 42 replies
    TribLocal ^ | 1-26-11 | Michelle Manchir
    The Plainfield North High School physical education teacher accused of having sex with a student pleaded not guilty this morning in a Will County courtroom. Ashley M. Blumenshine, 27, of Lisle appeared in court this morning with her attorney, George Lenard, where she pleaded not guilty to one count of aggravated sexual abuse. Blumenshine, who wore a long pink coat and black slacks, said nothing but stood by her attorney before Will County Judge Richard Schoenstedt. Her next court date is March 2. Blumenshine and two adults who came with her to court Wednesday declined comment after the hearing. Lenard...
  • At 52, Sharon Stone is still smoking hot in a bikini

    10/18/2010 7:46:19 PM PDT · by TSgt · 83 replies · 1+ views
    /www.dailymail.co.uk ^ | 11:22 PM on 18th October 2010 | Jody Thompson
    She's best known for that scene in Basic Instinct - and it appears that Sharon Stone still lives by the maxim if you've got it, flaunt it, on the set of a recent movie. The star stripped down to a tiny bikini in low-budget comedy Five Bucks A Day, directed by Calendar Girls and Made In Dagenham British film maker Nigel Cole. In fact, the budget seems to have been so low that the props department couldn't afford to loan Sharon a handbag.
  • Naked Kelly Brook posters blasted as 'deadly distraction for drivers'

    08/06/2010 7:47:37 AM PDT · by Scythian · 126 replies · 2+ views
    Safety campaigners have blasted a billboard campaign featuring stunning model Kelly Brook naked as a 'deadly distraction'. The new adverts, which show the busty brunette in nothing but a pair of Reebok trainers, have been launched this week, at busy junctions and traffic hotspots across the UK. But driving safety experts at the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) have slammed the 40-foot billboards, claiming Kelly's 'killer curves' are certain to cause serious or possibly even fatal accidents as excited male drivers crane their necks for a close look.
  • Christiansburg teacher allegedly had sex with teen

    07/28/2010 7:17:17 AM PDT · by outpostinmass2 · 81 replies · 1+ views
    CHRISTIANSBURG -- A former Christiansburg High School teacher was charged Tuesday with having sex with one of her students during the 2008-09 school year. Diana Eckes Canter, 34, of Christiansburg was charged with eight felony counts of taking indecent liberties with a minor -- as someone in a custodial or supervisory position having sexual intercourse with a minor. She was arrested Tuesday night and released from the Montgomery County Jail on a $5,000 bond. Canter resigned from her job as an 11th-grade English teacher Tuesday, said Becky Hawke Wilburn, spokeswoman for the town of Christiansburg. Canter couldn't be reached for...
  • Londonderry teacher charged for indecent photo sent to student

    03/06/2010 8:34:25 PM PST · by Chet 99 · 40 replies · 1,304+ views
    By ALEC O'MEARA Union Leader Correspondent Friday, Mar. 5, 2010 LONDONDERRY – English teacher Melinda Dennehy has been charged with indecent exposure for allegedly e-mailing nude photographs of herself to a 15-year-old student at Londonderry High School. Dennehy, 41, of Hampstead, turned herself in to Londonderry police this morning and was promptly arrested, Londonderry Police Chief William Hart said. Dennehy has since been released on $10,000 personal recognizance bond, but is not allowed near school grounds, Hart said. Hart and Londonderry Superintendent Nate Greenberg held a press conference on the arrest at Londonderry Police Station this morning. The charges stem...
  • Caldwell: Baghdad security challenging but doable

    02/22/2007 6:12:35 PM PST · by SandRat · 5 replies · 197+ views
    Maj. Gen. William B. Caldwell IV, the Multi-National Force-Iraq spokesman, addressed the media during a press conference Wednesday at the Combined Press Information Center. BAGHDAD -- The Multi-National Force-Iraq spokesman addressed journalists during an operational update media roundtable Wednesday at the Combined Press Information Center. Maj. Gen. William B. Caldwell IV reiterated that the war will not be won until Iraqis are able to stand up and find solutions to their problems, and he noted some important steps that have recently been made toward this goal.“This past week we have seen some signs that Iraqi leaders are in fact making...
  • U.S. Ambassador: Success In Iraq Can Be Achieved

    10/24/2006 4:57:27 PM PDT · by SandRat · 1 replies · 172+ views
    WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2006 – Success can be achieved in Iraq, the U.S. ambassador to Iraq said today, as the U.S. and its allies adapt tactics while continuing to work with the new Iraqi government to suppress violence and rebuild the country. “Despite the difficult challenges we face, success in Iraq is possible and can be achieved on a realistic timetable,” Zalmay Khalilzad told reporters at a Baghdad press conference. Khalilzad and Army Gen. George W. Casey Jr., commander of Multinational Force Iraq, spoke to reporters about the way ahead in Iraq. The veteran diplomat said it was essential for...