Judge Judy Dismisses Roommates’ Suits on Return on Belongings and False Arrest (10/14/13)

Judge Judy Sheindlin dismisses the claim and counterclaim of 2 roommates on the return of belongings and false arrest.  She then finds for a Plaintiff who sues for his money back when he doesn’t get a computer. She then finds for a Plaintiff whose “casual date” had damaged his car window. Lastly, the judge awards $1,500 to Amanda Johnson for being assaulted and for a broken window in her home. Charmion “Dana”  Owens sues Tiffany Wyant of Waynesboro, VA, $1,250 for the return of her belongings. Tiffany countersues Dana for storage fees and false arrest. Dana had given Tiffany stolen…

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Dr. Oz: Fennel Seeds & Chewable Ginger for Belly Bloat (10/14/13)

Today, The Dr. Oz Show tells us that cacao tea helps with anxiety. He also prescribes fennel seeds for anxiety and bloat and crystalized ginger for bloat. If your jeans fit at 8 am but not at 8 pm, you have belly bloat, and not fat. Also, a barely there lip print shows exhaustion; closed, stubbornness; triangle, nurturer. Plus: Flush toxins from your body with strawberries. How do you know if you have belly fat or belly bloat? If your jeans fit at 8 am and not at 8 pm, then it’s bloat. Dr. Robynne Chutkan tells us that your belly…

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Dr. Phil Stunned with Mom Who Dates Sex Offender (10/14/13)

Dr. Phil assesses  registered sex offender “Jack,” who is dating Melinda, a mom of 4. He thinks that Jack is undercounseled. He offers counseling to Melinda, her mom Michele and Jack. Melinda is not satisfied with what happened in the show, because she wants Dr. Phil to deal with Michele’s controlling behavior. Dr. Phil threatens to report Jack’s parole violations. Michele wants her 26-year-old daughter Melinda to break up with her sex offender-boyfriend Jack, for the sake of Melinda’s 4-year-old daughter. “Jack” says in a video that he was 13 and his victim was 8. He had touched her legs…

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The Amazing Race Recap: Chester & Ephraim Go Home (10/13/13)

Chester & Ephram are eliminated from The Amazing Race without going through any detours or roadblocks. Host Phil Keoghan meets them at the airport to tell them that all other teams have checked in at the Pit Stop. Travis & Nicole arrive 1st and win a trip to Costa Rica. Exes (!) Tim & Marie end up 2nd to last without using their Express Pass. Teams go through the Sao Paolo, Madrid, London and Buenos Airports to go to Lisbon, Portugal. When they land, they must proceed to Martim Moniz Square, ride a tram to the top of the hill, where they…

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60 Minutes Recap 10/13/13: 15-Year-Old’s Early Pancreatic Cancer Detection Test

60 Minutes reports on bankrupt Detroit and how Quicken Loans and real estate businessman Dan Gilbert is rebuilding the city. Many early pancreatic cancer detection tests have proven ineffective, and High School Freshman Jack Andraka’s 3-cent mesothelin test could be one of them. Or not. A City Bank manager saves 105 employees and their families in Saigon. Detroit The economic slowdown has not hit only towns, but the city of Detroit as well. The former industrial capital has gone through decades of declining population, reduced tax revenues, and corruption. This July, it became the biggest to declare bankruptcy, with its…

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