Daily Archives: September 23, 2017

Why people care about Valerie Plame and her anti-Semitic tweet

In a vacuum, this would be a troubling headline: “Former CIA operative tweets anti-Semitic article.” Bigotry in the ranks of the U.S. intelligence community is bad. Obviously. But when the former CIA operative in question is Valerie Plame Wilson, the interest level is much higher — particularly among journalists, who remember her as a central figure in a decade-old case …

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‘Boys brag’: Police say art teacher had sex with four students

Between January 2016 and April 2016, former Arkansas art teacher Jessie Goline allegedly had sex with four students from two school districts, according to police. Goline was arrested on Sept. 20 and charged with one count of first-degree sexual assault. (WREG-TV) The first text that art teacher Jessie Goline allegedly sent her student was about class. Then they started texting …

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She chose to die so she could give birth. Now her newborn is dead, too.

The headaches began in March. The couple didn’t think much of them — until Carrie DeKlyen began vomiting. An initial scan showed a mass in her brain. More tests showed that it was a form of cancer, possibly lymphoma, but treatable. But a pathology exam revealed a more grim diagnosis. The 37-year-old mother of five from Wyoming, Mich., had glioblastoma, …

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