Ann Rhodes

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Public Records Official

INVESTIGATIONS RECORDS<p>Investigations Records provides records of the federal and national Bureau of Investigations of various states and countries of …

This Man Transforms Into Disney Princesses Better Than Cinderella Herself

Plenty of people have dressed up like Disney princesses, but few can ever do it as well as 22-year-old <b>Richard Schaefer</b>.<p>The design student, who …

Smoked Pulled Pork Recipe - Genius Kitchen

Soak your hickory chips overnight.<p>Mix together all ingredients except the Boston Butt. Liberally coat the pork with the dry rub mixture, really …

BBQ

Dallas Gunman’s Parents: He Changed After U.S. Army Discharge

Micah Johnson, the gunman who killed five Dallas police officers, turned into a “hermit” after he was discharged from the U.S. Army in 2015, his mother told “TheBlaze.”

Taylor Swift Has a New Squad and Here's Everything You Need to Know

There will be a test.<p>This afternoon, Taylor Swift posted her full, curated Fourth of July party album. There were matching friendship swimsuits! A pregnant Blake Lively! A scared-looking Ryan Reynolds! A bouncy slide! And of course, the requisite bikini portrait, which was full of some familiar …

Fact check: Donald Trump's immigrant speech after Orlando terror attack needs some asterisks

An annotated version of Donald Trump's speech on combatting terrorism would be heavy with asterisks. The presumptive Republican candidate's speech on Monday painted a picture of a nation overrun by terrorists and with cowed leaders - including the State Department under Hillary Clinton's leadership …

Orlando gay nightclub massacre: Celebrity reactions

Following a deadly shooting early Sunday morning that claimed at least 50 lives at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, celebrities like Lady Gaga, …

Tony Awards

Family massacre rattles rural Ohio community, where 'everybody's hurting'

<b>Pike County, Ohio (CNN) —</b> Just about everyone in tight-knit Piketon had a connection to the Rhoden family.<p>Dana Rhoden, a 38-year-old certified nursing assistant, cared for many in this rural Ohio community of 2,200. She was remembered for her compassion and sunny demeanor, a soothing presence to …

Crime

Prince's sister says musician had no known will

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prince's sister believes the superstar musician didn't have a will and asked a Minnesota court on Tuesday to appoint a trust …

50 Lesser-Known Facts About Prince

As news of his passing breaks, here are some little-known facts about the cultural icon that was Prince.<p>Click or tap to zoom into this image<p>This is …

Prince, superstar and pioneer of American music, dies aged 57

The unique and endlessly creative artist Prince has died at his Paisley Park home, outside Minneapolis, aged 57, leaving behind him a gaping hole in musical genres as diverse as R&B, rock, funk and pop.<p>The death was announced by his publicist Yvette Noel-Schure after police had been called to the …

David Bowie

Science explains why this image disgusts some people

Does the lotus fruit image above make your skin crawl?<p>Up to 16 per cent of people (18 per cent of females and 11 per cent of males) become viscerally …

Zoology

Kanye West: In His Own Words - PAPER

I know people want to talk about the American Dream, but my dream is a world dream. It's a world in which everyone's main goal would be to help each other. The first thing I told my team on New Year's Day was, "You know, people say bad news travels fast, but this year let's make good news travel …

Precious Moments: I’ve Learned To Catch The Smiles of Sleeping Babies

I was photographing families and toddlers in 2010 and 2011 and my work was a bit uninspiring. Then I saw American photographers creating these …

Photography

29 Newborns Who Really Nailed Their First Photo Shoot

(Born) ready for their close-up.

The True Story of Pretty Woman’s Original Dark Ending

As the classic rom-com turns 25, screenwriter J.F. Lawton looks back on how his gritty screenplay got turned into a fairy tale—and why he thinks it’s the best thing that could have happened.<p>Over the past three decades, the story behind the original <i>Pretty Woman</i> script—how it was dark, how it didn’t …

Review: In American Sniper, Clint Eastwood and Bradley Cooper Are Right on Target

His father, taking young Chris out shooting, observes the boy’s instant expertise with a rifle and says appreciatively, “You got a gift. You’re gonna …

31 Quotes From Children's Books That Will Inspire You At Any Age

"Sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast."<p>2. "You must never feel badly about making mistakes ... as long as you take the trouble to learn from them. For you often learn more by being wrong for the right reasons than you do by being right for the wrong</i> …

Why ‘How to Get Away With Murder’ Is TV’s Most Radical Show

Gay sex. Natural hair. Viola Freaking Davis. How to Get Away With Murder creator Peter Nowalk tells us how he managed to make the most progressive …

13 ways to stop drinking soda for good

You know soda's not exactly good for you—but at the same time, it can be hard to resist. Its sweet taste, pleasant fizz, and energizing jolt often seems like just what you need to wash down your dinner, get you through an afternoon slump, or quench your thirst at the movies.<p>But the more soda you …

The truth about the Sound of Music family

<b>When it was released 50 years ago, The Sound of Music became one of the most successful films of all time. It was based on the true story of the von Trapp family (above) - but what did they think of it and was their life really like it was portrayed in the movie?</b><p>"Everyone thinks the Sound of Music …

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

Language

Should we praise Cindy Crawford?

<b>(CNN) —</b> A few days ago, when British journalist Charlene White posted on Twitter an apparently unretouched photo of supermodel Cindy Crawford, she launched a firestorm of debate over what women's bodies should look like as they get older.<p>The image showed the 48-year-old Crawford looking sultry, but …

Dominique Ansel's Banana Bread

Anything Dominique Ansel touches morphs into a delectable treat—even something as classic and humble as banana bread. Here, Ansel rescues the fate of …

Baking

The Ultimate Fudgy Brownie Recipe

Heat oven to 350°. Grease a 9" x 13" baking pan with butter and line with parchment paper; grease paper. Set pan aside.<p>Pour enough water into a …