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Study Cites Facebook as Cause of Many Divorces

A recent study from PI Newswire shows as many as one in five divorce filings cite problems on Facebook or other social networking websites.

In Rochester, marriage counselors are sending a warning to even happily married couples: Facebook affairs are threatening healthy couples, too. Read Full Story

Transocean Settles First Deepwater Horizon Death Case on Behalf of Karl Kleppinger Jr Family

Transocean has settled its first lawsuit filed on behalf of Karl Kleppinger Jr.’s family. Karl was one of the 11 oil rig crew members killed on the night of April 20, 2010, when the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico. The terms of the settlement were not disclosed.

Karl Kleppinger Jr.’s family was one of the first to sue over deaths and injuries suffered by the 126 crew members who were on the rig when it blew out while drilling a well for BP Plc off the Louisiana coast. The explosion caused the largest offshore oil spill in U.S. history, with more than 4.1 million barrels of oil spewing into the Gulf of Mexico. Read Full Story

Attorney Gloria Allred Plans to Starve Herself to Support Women

Gloria Allred

According to TMZ, Gloria Allred plans to starve herself for the next 30 days in order to support women everywhere, even ones she doesn’t represent.

Alred says she is going on a solid food fast, skipping a total of 90 meals in order to draw attention to the need to pass the Equal Rights Amendment.

Allred’s strike will end on August 26 which is the 90th anniversary of the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote.

Allred told TMZ her last supper before the strike was hors d’oeuvres.

Police Release Al Gore Accuser’s Interview (AUDIO TAPE)

PORTLAND, OR – The Portland Police Bureau has released an audio recording of the interview between a detective and the massage therapist who accused former Vice President Al Gore of groping her in 2006.

Al Gore accused of sexual misconduct by Portland massage therapist

The woman spoke with Detective Molly Daul in January 2009 – two years after she canceled three appointments to meet with investigators. Read Full Story

Did Al Gore Cheat on Tipper With Larry David’s Ex Wife Laurie David?

Was Al Gore having an affair with Laurie David the cause of his divorce from Tipper? According to an exclusive Star Magazine article, Al Gore’s split from wife Tipper after 40 years of marriage was a shock to everyone who thought theirs was the ideal marriage.

Now Star Magazine exclusively reveals that the former Vice President was having an affair with Larry David’s ex-wife — for the past two years! … Read Full Story

Barry Bonds Drug Test Ruled Inadmissible

SAN FRANCISCO – The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Friday that prosecutors may not present positive urine samples and other vital evidence that the government says shows that the slugger knowingly used steroids.

Laboratory records alleged to show that former San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds used performance-enhancing drugs are inadmissible in the court case against him, a federal appeals court ruled Friday… Read Full Story

Natalee Holloway Suspect Joran Van Der Sloot Wanted in Peru Murder

Joran van der Sloot, the suspect in the 2005 disappearance of Alabama teenager Natalee Holloway in Aruba, is now wanted for the killing of a woman in Peru, Peruvian police officials said Wednesday.

The father of the murder girl told Peruvian reporters Wednesday he is certain Dutch national Joran van der Sloot killed his daughter, 21-year-old Stephany Flores Ramirez. Ricardo Flores, a race car driver and well-known businessman in Peru, told reporters, “This is my daughter’s assassin.”… Read Full Story

Ben Roethlisberger Accuser Drops Sexual Assault Charges

Ben Roethlisberger’s accuser has dropped all sexual assault charges stemming from an incident that occurred at Capital City nightclub in Milledgeville, Georgia on March 5, 2010.

According to TMZ the prosecutor Fred Bright said the alleged victim wrote a letter on March 17, in which she stated that she no longer wanted to pursue the case… Read Full Story

Dr Conrad Murrays Defense Will Argue Michael Jackson Killed Himself

LOS ANGELES, CA –  Dr Conrad Murray’s criminal defense lawyers will argue that due to Michael Jackson’s long-time Propofol addiction, Michael Jackson grabbed the bottle from the nightstand, injected himself and then dropped the bottle, according to reports by TMZ. One source told TMZ that Jackson liked the sensation of Propofol being administered by IV, adding, “Michael liked to push it.”

Defense lawyers will argue that Michael Jackson's Propofol addiction caused him to inject himself

L.A. County Coroner’s investigators took a picture in the room, showing an empty Propofol bottle on the floor, underneath the nightstand by Jackson’s bed. The defense will argue Jackson grabbed the bottle from the nightstand, injected himself and then dropped the bottle… Read Full Story

John Edwards To Be Indicted According to National Enquirer

The National Enquirer is reporting that John Edwards is about to be indicted by a federal grand jury. Edwards has been under investigation by the Grand Jury for alleged misuse of campaign finances since April 2009.

Edwards, who has been in the media for his sexual scandal involving his mistress Rielle Hunter, is said to have illegally paid Hunter using campaign funds. Read Full Story