HOW TO REACH 10 MILLION TWITTER FOLLOWERS: CNN REACHES 10 MILLION TWITTER MILESTONE

CNN marked a milestone Monday. Just before noon, the @cnnbrk account topped 10 million followers on Twitter. That puts our Twitter account in the company of Lady Gaga, President Barack Obama and Cristiano Ronaldo. To mark the occasion, it’s worth reflecting how we got here. The first tweet on @cnnbrk wasn’t news, and it wasn’t… [Continue Reading]

NIGERIAN FUGITIVE IN $45 MILLION MEDICARE SCAM ARRESTED

Damn!! Not again. More negative news for Nigerians.¬†When United Airlines Flight 143 hit Bush Intercontinental’s tarmac at 5:18 a.m., the Lagos overnighter came with a long-sought passenger: a handcuffed Nigerian fugitive who absconded from Houston days after his boss and co-workers were indicted in a $45 million Medicare scam. The extradition of Godwin Chiedo Nzeocha… [Continue Reading]

CHRIS BROWN AND DRAKE OFFERED 1 MILLION DOLLARS BY PROMOTER TO FIGHT EACH OTHER

A celebrity boxing promoter is hoping to capitalize on the alleged nightclub brawl between singer Chris Brown and rapper Drake by offering them $1 million each to take their beef to the ring. The promoter, Damon Feldman, also says he is asking singer Rihanna to be a ring girl at the bout, but acknowledged she’ll… [Continue Reading]

HARD WORK GET’S YOUR ASS IN SHAPE – SKECHERS TO PAY $40 MILLION FOR LYING TO CONSUMERS ABOUT SHAPE-UPS

Every girl knows that the ass is the most desirable body part on a woman. This is why Skechers shoe company bet the bank on it’s “Shape-ups” shoes. They hired Kim Kardashian and Brooke Burke as spokesmodels to help promote the product. They paid these ladies hefty sums of money to promote the “Shape-ups” shoes…. [Continue Reading]