Olympic Gymnast: "Bela Karyoli Beat Me" • Drew Peterson Meets With…

• Emelia Eberle, a former Olympic gymnast, claims that world-famous gymnastics coaches Bela and Martha Karolyi » 11/19/08 5:30pm 11/19/08 5:30pm would frequently beat the young gymnasts they were training in Transylvania in the '70s. • Many young Han couples in China are forging Western weddings in favor of , which feature couples drinking from tea…

Breaking: a judge has issued a warrant for the arrest of Drew Peterson on gun charges. Of the guns that were confiscated by police, one was too short under Illinois law. Peterson is a former police officer whose fourth wife, Stacy, has been missing since October. His third wife's death was recently ruled a homicide. [ » 5/21/08 2:30pm 5/21/08 2:30pm

Suspicious Drowning Of Drew Peterson's Third Wife Ruled A Homicide

Drew Peterson, the despicable police officer and husband of still missing (and probably dead) fourth wife Stacy Peterson, might not be free much longer. The death of Peterson's third wife, Kathleen Savio, has been ruled a homicide. After Stacy (pictured here with her son and her younger sister) mysteriously disappeared … » 2/22/08 9:30am 2/22/08 9:30am

Drew Peterson Tells Dateline He Pampered Wife Stacy With Plastic…

This morning, the Today show ran a preview of Hoda Kotb's interview with Drew Peterson that's part of a Dateline report on the disappearance of his wife Stacy that airs tonight. In the clip above, Drew — who is a suspect in her disappearance — discusses how he pampered Stacy. He says he got her anything she wanted,… » 12/21/07 2:30pm 12/21/07 2:30pm

Remember when we got all excited because the media was actually reporting on the abduction of a woman of color? Well looks like we were prematurely pleased: the abducted woman in question, pregnant attorney Karyn McConnell Hancock (pictured), apparently faked the whole thing. When the police found no evidence to… » 12/11/07 2:45pm 12/11/07 2:45pm

Today In Missing White Women News

Still in a tryptophan induced post-Thanksgiving coma? Here's some new info on two potentially murdered white women to wrench you from your turkey stupor. (We'd report on missing black women, but it's hard to do so when the mainstream media doesn't seem to give a shit!) Stacy Peterson (pictured), the missing Illinois… » 11/23/07 9:30am 11/23/07 9:30am

What Do You Do With The "Missing White Girl" Story?

The trouble with the "missing white woman" beat is I'm never quite sure what I'm supposed to learn from those stories. Part of it is that I'm too ADD to get sufficiently engrossed in the details, because it often happens years later that a story like Natalee Hollaway gets recapped in Vanity Fair and I'm like, "Holy shit » 11/16/07 1:00pm 11/16/07 1:00pm