Alexandria Vera was known by her students as the “cool teacher” over her allowance of cellphone use in classroom. But now the 24-year-old is also suspected of being romantically involved with one of her students, a 13-year-old boy.
Vear was fired as a teacher at Houston area learning institution, Stovall Middle School, after being charged with continuous sex abuse of a child. As of this writing, she has not reported to custody.
“She was having a lot of kids in her home,” one neighbor said. “There was drinking in the front. We always found beer bottles and beer cans on her side of the lawn and half of the [teens] did not look older than high school, maybe.” Continue reading
Jan Crouch, popular televangelist and co-founder of Trinity Broadcasting Network has died. She was 78.
Crouch passed away following a stroke, her son announced Tuesday via a posting on his website.
“Laurie and I have just watched the transition of our precious mother from this world to the next; watched her step into the presence of Jesus and into her heavenly reward,” Continue reading
Michelle Gregg, the mother of a 4-year-old boy who fell into a gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo is speaking out for the first time since the scary incident happened.
Gregg, 32, took to Facebook to try and explain her side of the ordeal after receiving an avalanche of hate (including death threats,) on social media. Zoo directors ultimately shot and killed the 17-year-old gorilla, named Harambe, fearing for the child’s life.
“I want to thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers today. What started off as a wonderful day turned into a scary one. Continue reading
Kris Jenner may have lost control of at least one member of her brood after it was revealed rapper Tyga, was somehow allowed to borrow millions of dollars from his now ex-girlfriend, Kylie Jenner. Most of the money would have exchanged hands while Kylie was only 17 years old.
Kylie is denying it, but according to sources close to the family, Tyga, 26, swindled the now 18-year-old out of a cool $2 million to pay for such things as lawyers, rent, and that little thing that would end up being his flop of an album, The Gold Album:18th Dynasty, which sold just over 2,000 copies worldwide.
Earlier this week, reports alleged the rapper borrowed millions but made no plans to pay her back. Continue reading
A small plane has reportedly crashed into the Hudson RIver, in Edgewater, NJ.
Amber Heard showed up in court today sporting bruises on her face she claims Johnny Depp inflicted upon her. Samantha Spector, Heard’s lawyer, showed the court photos depicting the actress with various bruises suffered throughout the 15-month marriage.
Heard, on the heels of filing for divorce, says Depp physically assaulted her and as a result also filed a restraining order against the A-list actor.
TMZ obtained this pic … showing Amber with a bruise around her eye, which she says Depp inflicted Saturday night. Continue reading
Angela Paton, the actress perhaps best known for her memorable role in Bill Murray‘s classic comedy, “Groundhog Day,” has died. She was 86.
Her nephew announced Paton had died Thursday in Oakland, California while in hospice after suffering a recent heart attack.
Paton played Mrs. Lancaster, the kindly, elderly, small-town innkeeper who played host to Murray on his never-ending day in 1993’s “Groundhog Day.” Continue reading
Blake Shelton has purchased his ex-wife, Miranda Lambert‘s now defunct Pink Pistol Boutique location in Tishomingo, Oklahoma.
Lambert closed the boutique in May saying “Sometimes you need to close a chapter to build on a new beginning or go back home.” And now Shelton has scooped up the property promising he has a “plan brewing.”
“As a resident of Tishomingo I’m very sorry that the Pink Pistol has decided to move its operations out of the area,” Shelton tells E! News. Continue reading
It would be an understatement to say that Johnny Depp doted on his beloved mother, Betty Sue Palmer, who died earlier this week. Not only did the superstar take his mother as his date to countless major Hollywood functions, he also spent lavishly on her as well tattooing her name inside of a heart on his left arm.
Palmer, who had been ailing for some time, died in the morning hours Friday, May 20. She was 81. Only days later would Depp’s wife, Amber Heard, file for divorce after 15 months of marriage. But I digress.
Depp had an especially close relationship with his mother, who was a frequent guest of the actor at various Hollywood functions over the years. Continue reading
Three people have been wounded after a shooting at a T.I. concert at Irving Plaza in Union Square.
A unidentified man and woman were shot. Their conditions were not yet known.
A concert attendant tells PIX11 that security did not search anyone at the entrance of the venue. Continue reading