Posts Tagged ‘couple’

Hero Saves Elderly Couple from Collapsed Building ‘by the Grace of God’

In an act of heroism, bystander David Velazquez rescued a 68-year-old man and 69-year-old woman from a collapsed three-story building in Philadelphia. David Velazquez wasted no time when he saw a collapsed three-story building in the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia. Velazquez, who was driving through the area, sprung into action the instant he came across […]

Fergie Says She And Prince Andrew Are The ‘Happiest Divorced Couple’

Sarah “Fergie” Ferguson discussed her relationship with her ex-husband (and current roommate) Prince Andrew and surviving her own royal divorce in an interview with the Financial Times published on Friday.  The Duchess of York, who is on a whirlwind media tour to promote her debut adult historical novel, said that she and the disgraced prince are the “happiest […]

Couple jailed for keeping a slave who weighed just 40kg when found

A couple in Australia were jailed by Victoria’s Supreme Court in Melbourne on Wednesday for keeping a slave. Kumuthini Kannan was sentenced to spend eight years in prison, while her husband, Kandasamy Kannan, was sentenced to six years behind bars. In April, the court found the couple guilty of intentionally possessing a slave and intentionally […]

Couple face manslaughter charges for gender reveal that sparked wildfire

A couple in California have pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter, after a firefighter died in a blaze which began at their gender reveal party last year. The fire erupted on 5 September when their smoke-generating pyrotechnic device malfunctioned and ignited dry grass at El Dorado Ranch Park, located at the base of the San […]

Couple Charged in California Fire Sparked by Gender Reveal

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif.—A couple whose gender reveal ceremony sparked a Southern California wildfire that killed a firefighter last year were charged with involuntary manslaughter, authorities announced Tuesday. Refugio Manuel Jimenez Jr. and Angela Renee Jimenez pleaded not guilty Monday to charges involving the El Dorado Fire, San Bernardino County District Attorney Jason Anderson announced at […]

A Thrifty Couple in Their 30s Pay Off $133,500 Mortgage 28 Years Early

A young thrifty couple are celebrating being mortgage-free in their 30s—after paying off their 95,620 pound (approx. US$133,500) mortgage 28 years early. Siobhan and Lee Bowen from Great Wyrley, Staffs, England, purchased their first home together in 2011, and despite having a relatively low income, the pair now own their three-bed semi-detached home outright. The parents […]

Video: Non-Black Couple Dragged From Car and Shot Dead by Mob of Black Men in Chicago

A man was shot dead and his girlfriend critically injured in a shooting Saturday night in Humboldt Park, Chicago. The shooting took place as people were leaving Chicago’s 43rd Annual Puerto Rican People’s Day Parade, which people from all over the country attend. The victims had a large Puerto Rican flag waving from their car […]

Millionaire Canadian couple who jumped queue to get vaccines meant for First Nation fined but not jailed

A millionaire Canadian couple who travelled to a remote First Nation community and jumped the queue to get doses of Covid-19 vaccine have been fined but avoided jail time. Rod Baker, the former chief executive of Great Canadian Gaming Corp, and his partner Ekaterina who is an actor, pleaded guilty to two counts of violating Yukon […]

Couple Has Baby Just To Have Excuse For Getting Out Of Social Functions

WADSWORTH, OH—Local couple Cole and Brittany Fisher proudly announced today the arrival of baby Gabe, their long-sought ticket out of every social situation on planet earth. “We are just so, so excited to finally be able to watch Netflix more,” beamed Cole proudly. “My mom won’t stop rambling at dinner? Baby Gabe! Nephew’s ball game goes to […]

LA District Attorney Gascón Removes Death Penalty for Couple Charged With Murdering 10-Year-Old Boy

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced Friday that District Attorney George Gascón, a Democrat, decided not to seek the death penalty in the case of a couple allegedly murdering and torturing a 10-year-old boy. The LA County DA’s office had previously announced it would seek the death penalty after Heather Maxine Barron and […]

Controversial anti-vaccination power couple have donated to Jewish causes

JTA — David and Leila Centner, the power couple who have banned vaccinated teachers from working in a Miami school they own, have given to a number of Jewish causes. The Centners have made headlines recently in Florida and nationally after it emerged that the private school they founded, the Centner Academy, has instructed teachers […]

Couple at center of anti-vax school controversy gave to Jewish causes

David and Leila Centner, the power couple who have banned vaccinated teachers from working in a Miami school they own, have given to a number of Jewish causes. The Centners have made headlines recently in Florida and nationally after it emerged that the private school they founded, the Centner Academy, has instructed teachers not to […]

Intel’s CEO Says Chip Shortage Could Last “A Couple Of Years” In New ’60 Minutes’ Interview

Speaking on 60 Minutes Sunday night, chief executive officer Pat Gelsinger said: “We have a couple of years until we catch up to this surging demand across every aspect of the business.” He also noted that U.S. dominance in the industry has fallen so much that only 12% of the world’s semiconductor manufacturing is done in the U.S., down from […]

Couple Spends 3 Hours Picking Movie One Of Them Will Fall Asleep To In 12 Minutes

Couple Spends 3 Hours Picking Movie One Of Them Will Fall Asleep To In 12 Minutes BOISE, ID—According to sources, local couple Ryan and Jessica Smith spent 3 hours looking for a movie to watch last night, only for Ryan to fall asleep 12 minutes into the film. “He does this every time!” said a […]

Meet the Couple Giving Away their Fortune to Uplift the City of Angels

Greg Perlman and his family are ready to give away their fortune — one Angeleno at a time. Greg and his wife, Jodi, are an Encino-based couple who have amassed a substantial amount of wealth in real estate over the past 30 years as owners of GHC Housing Partners. In 2018, they called a family […]

Orthodox Jewish couple accuses NYC of religious discrimination

An Orthodox Jewish coupled has filed a federal lawsuit accusing two New York City agencies of discrimination in affordable housing lotteries, according to The Associated Press. Chaim and Chana Katz said they faced discrimination when they applied for a three-bedroom apartment on Manhattan’s Lower East Side in 2017. The lawsuit names the city’s Department of […]

Couple Craft Perfectly Scaled-Down Mini Modern House During COVID Quarantine Time

Many people took up home projects during the extra time the quarantine has afforded them over the last year. But one Kansas couple’s unique indoor project has gone viral. Annie Kampfe and Cliff Donnelly decided to work on a craft project of no small ambition: a fully furnished miniature house—complete with wallpaper, kitchen appliances, upholstery, […]

Son of couple killed in Pittsburgh synagogue attack sues NRA for its rhetoric

PITTSBURGH  — The son of a couple killed in the Pittsburgh synagogue attack that killed 11 worshipers in 2018 is suing the National Rifle Association, arguing the group’s inflammatory rhetoric led to the violence. Marc Simon, the son of Sylvan and Bernice Simon, filed the wrongful death lawsuit Thursday in Allegheny County Common Pleas Court […]

100 years of life, 80 of marriage: US couple marks landmark year

Lou and Edith Bluefeld, of Boca Raton, helped to kosher the White House kitchen, ran a catering business that served visiting US presidents 00

Boca Raton Jewish couple celebrates both 100 year old, 80 years of marriage

“Our blessing is we have each other,” Lou Bluefeld said. Source 00

COVID Police Quiz Couple With Pushchair Because They Were in a Town Centre

A member of the public caught UK police violating their own lockdown rules during an encounter that was captured on camera. The clip shows a man approaching four officers who are sat at a table drinking coffee. Under Tier 4 restrictions, and now under the national lockdown as a whole, it is against the rules […]

Black couple has baby taken from them after traffic stop

Two parents were reunited with their son on Monday after several weeks apart, having been pulled over during a traffic stop that went south in Troy, North Carolina. Raymond Sykes and Kaila Boulware, a couple from New Jersey, were driving to Florida to visit a relative  on the night of 3 December when they were […]

Couple meets on Coronacrush Facebook group, now is engaged

A couple that has met on the CoronaCrush Facebook group has announced their engagement, the first marriage apparently from the group. The couple started dating after meeting on the group, and did social distancing friendly activities such as hiking, kayaking and other outdoor activities. The first date between the couple entailed getting tested for the […]

Couple Adopts Four Siblings Via Zoom: ‘We’re a Family’

A Texas technology-savvy couple adopted four siblings on Tuesday over the Zoom video chat platform. Yves and Khalila Hughes, who both work as technology specialists, not only adopted the four children, they hope to use their technology skills to help more children get adopted. “I started to hear about the great need,” Yves Hughes Jr. […]

Bolivia recognises same-sex couple’s civil union for first time

David Aruquipa and Guido Montaño signed papers in Bolivia’s Civil Registry Office, confirming their status as the country’s first legally-recognised same-sex couple. The men, who have been a couple for 11 years, said they consider the step a victory for human rights in Bolivia. “This is the action that shows that our country needs to […]

Draining the swamp? French couple ordered by court to destroy pond after losing years-long legal battle over loud frog sex

A years-long legal battle between pond owners in a French village and their neighbors, pestered by loud frogs, has come to an end after a court ordered the basin be drained. The fate of the frogs, however, still remains uncertain. The infamous pond of discord, that repeatedly made headlines over the years, is located in […]

Lesbian French couple who fought Nazis with their art slowly gain recognition

NEW YORK JEWISH WEEK — Lucy Schwob and Suzanne Malherbe, under their pseudonyms Claude Cahun and Marcel Moore, earned belated recognition in the past few decades for the startling photographs, collages and writings they created in the cutting-edge art world of 1920s Paris. As lovers and collaborators they left a body of surrealist work prescient […]

A Muslim woman and a gay Jewish man are the perfect couple in this show

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Columbus Jewish couple say they were victims of hate crime by neighbor

 A Jewish couple in Columbus say their neighbor yelled antisemitic threats at them and threw rocks through their window on the day that Joe Biden was declared the winner of the presidential election. Federal, state and county authorities are investigating the incident as a hate crime, according to the local ABC affiliate. Nick and Tiffany […]

Columbus Jewish couple say they were victims of anti-Semitic attack by neighbor

JTA — A Jewish couple in Columbus, Ohio say their neighbor yelled anti-Semitic threats at them and threw rocks through their window on the day that Joe Biden was declared the winner of the presidential election. Federal, state and county authorities are investigating the incident as a hate crime, according to the local ABC affiliate. […]

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