Charles Manson Follower Robert Beausoleil Recommended for Parole

Charles Manson Follower Robert Beausoleil Recommended for Parole

On January 3, 2019,  a California parole board recommended that Robert Beausoleil, a follower of Charles Manson, be recommended for parole after serving almost 50 years in prison.  Previously, he had gone in front of the parole board 18 times and was rejected. The 71-year-old Beausoleil was not involved in the 1969 murders committed by […]

Britney Spears Announces Indefinite Work Hiatus

Britney Spears Announces Indefinite Work Hiatus

Britney Spears has announced on Jan. 4 that she is taking an indefinite work hiatus to care for her father. Spears’s father, 66-year-old Jamie Spear, ruptured his colon and was considered in life-threatening condition. He is expecting to make a full recovery. 37-years-old Spears tweeted a photo of herself as a child standing next to […]

Ed Burke Resigns From Chairman of the Finance Committee

Ed Burke Resigns From Chairman of the Finance Committee

On Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, one day after Ed Burke was facing charges for alleged extortion, he resigned as chairman of the City’s Committee on Finance. The Mayor of Chicago Rahm Emanuel in a statement on Friday that he had talked to Alderman Ed Burke, who agreed that it would be best for everybody if […]