Erin Leigh East

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A faux-"natural" mother brags about leaving her newborn attached for days to its placenta, which she wrapped in disgusting PCB-laden industrial synthetic plastic bags till it finally fell off. That "musty smell" is the Goddess dying of chemical poisoning, you monster.

A faux-"natural" mother brags about leaving her newborn attached for days to its placenta, which she wrapped in disgusting PCB-laden industrial …

Robin Thicke Talks About Father Alan, Nudity And His Wife Playing A 'Groupie'

Robin Thicke is a man who needs no introduction, especially not in 2013. His catchy song "Blurred Lines," as well as its X-rated music video, were the talk of the town all summer. Elle sat down with Thicke for the magazine's November issue to talk about himself, his tunes, his gorgeous wife Paula …

The Counselor

When an indisputably great author like Cormac McCarthy (<i>Blood Meridian, The Road</i>) writes his first original screenplay, attention must be paid. When …

14-year-old Danvers student charged with teacher's murder based on video, statement

Massachusetts police say they linked a 14-year-old high-school student to the murder of math teacher Colleen Ritzer through video surveillance — and his own words.<p>Philip Chism, a freshman at Danvers High School, was charged as an adult with first-degree murder. He was ordered held without bail at a …

A third of Americans now live in a state with marriage equality

<b>(Reuters/Jonathan Ernst)</b><p>Fourteen states and Washington, D.C., currently recognize equal marriage, and three more may be on the verge<p>Katie McDonough<p>October 23, 2013 1:40pm (UTC)<p>This time last year, only six states had marriage equality laws on the books. Flash forward 12 months and that number has …

Top White House security official fired over critical tweets

A senior White House national security official has been fired after being unmasked as the voice behind a Twitter account that embarrassed the Obama administration by aiming stinging criticism at government figures.<p>As director of nuclear non-proliferation, Jofi Joseph was helping to negotiate …

First child 'functionally cured' of HIV remains in remission, scientists announce

In March, a team of medical researchers revealed that a two-year-old patient had been "functionally cured" of HIV after undergoing unusually early treatment with antiretroviral drugs. The instance marked the second documented case of HIV remission, and was the first such case involving a …

Student Loan Problems Showing Up In Wall Street Earnings

Buried in the earnings statements of financial companies are hints of problems with student loan repayments.<p>Three of the biggest financial institutions lending money to student — Wells Fargo, Discover, and Sallie Mae — are having some issues with student loans.<p>According to the New York Fed, there …

Nevada school reopens amid call to name young gunman

Prosecutor weighing possible charges against boy's parents. Two wounded students recovering.<p>As students returned to class Wednesday and the community prepared for a candlelight vigil, Sparks, Nev., authorities were being pressured to publicly identify the 12-year-old boy who killed a teacher Monday …

Mexico clown convention rejects cartel killing link

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1022000/1022096_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524688105_f70ef931fd492d5f3f1ffea6738bb406<p><b>Clowns gathered at a convention in Mexico City have denied any of their colleagues were behind the killing of a former drug cartel leader last …

Pakistan 'secretly endorsed drone strikes'

Pakistan's complicity over US drone strikes emerges as prime minister Nawaz Sharif calls on Barack Obama to cease them<p>Pakistan for years secretly approved of US drone attacks on its territory despite public denounciations according to secret documents obtained by the Washington Post.<p>The purported …

Baby 'cured' of HIV: New details offer hope for other patients

New details about the first person to be cured of HIV through drug therapy alone offer hope that others who are born with the virus may be able to beat it back and avoid a lifetime of treatment, researchers reported Wednesday.<p>The formerly HIV-positive Mississippi girl drew widespread interest in …

Prosecutors seek to maintain restrictions on Boston bombing defendant

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's notoriety and his desire to inspire others in pursuing violent jihad justify restrictions on his confinement as he awaits trial in the Boston Marathon bombing case, federal prosecutors argue in a series of recent court filings.<p>The documents add new details to the charges already …

Portugal reopens Madeleine McCann case over new leads

Portuguese prosecutors have ordered police to reopen their investigation into the six-year-old disappearance of British girl Madeleine McCann after a review of the evidence found new leads, authorities announced Thursday.<p>The public prosecutor's office in Lisbon said the decision was made after "new …

Greenwald: NSA spied on the Italian government and military

Journalist Glenn Greenwald says NSA spying extends to internal communications of the Italian government, according to a report published in Italian newsweekly <i>L'Espresso</i>. "The NSA has many spying operations," Greenwald told the magazine, "also on European governments and including the Italian …

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At Least 2 Shot near Millington Navy Base in Tennessee

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>At least two people were reportedly shot and injured near the Millington Navy Base on Thursday in …

NSA monitored calls of 35 world leaders after US official handed over contacts

The National Security Agency monitored the phone conversations of 35 world leaders after being given the numbers by an official in another US government department, according to a classified document provided by whistleblower Edward Snowden.<p>The confidential memo reveals that the NSA encourages …

Late-night comics poke fun at Kardashian engagement - TODAY.com

Today<p>Newly engaged couple Kim Kardashian and Kanye West came in for some jabs at the hands of late-night comics.<p>Kim Kardashian and Kanye West got engaged in typically over-the-top fashion on Monday, and by Tuesday night, the late-night comics had caught up to the news. West popped the question by …

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Kanye West Proposes to Kim Kardashian: Watch the Epic Video!

Talk about pulling out all the stops! Video has emerged of <b>Kanye West's</b> over-the-top surprise birthday proposal to <b>Kim Kardashian</b> — including the …

3 Weird Steps To The Cloud (Beware The Obvious Choice)

Moving to the cloud? <b>Stop</b> and think: When switching business processes to the cloud, it’s tempting to simply take your in-house legacy and move it, as-is. <i>But is that the best plan?</i><p>David Amerland suggests an unusual philosophy, encouraging us to think from first principles. The results may surprise …

Twitter Acquires Social TV Tracker Trendrr

Twitter has acquired Trendrr, a social tracking TV service that until today competed with Twitter’s own in-house analytics products.<p>After Wednesday’s …

Surgeon livestreams operation using Google Glass

Google Glass has made its way to the OR. A surgeon from Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center donned the new headset during a routine surgery last week, and streamed point-of-view footage live to a group of students on the other side of town. "I can start to appreciate the connectivity it …

If Tinder And Snapchat Shacked Up And Had A Baby, It Would Be Called Swipe

Swipe is the latest in a series of “people discovery” apps to pop up over the last year or so, connecting users who have expressed interest in one another. In that way, it’s not that much different from apps like Tinder or Let’s Date. But GameChanger Labs, the startup behind the Swipe app, hopes to …

Woz: Apple may have to build a non-iPhone phone

The whole point of Apple was always to think the unthinkable.<p>So it's always lovely when co-founder Steve Wozniak says what he's thinking, in what always seems like an unfiltered way.<p>In an interview with Reuters in Singapore, Woz confronted the issues facing Apple and mused that specific products …

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