A lone apartment building stands in the middle of a newly built road after an elderly couple refused to relocate. Luo Baogen and his wife refused to vacate their half-demolished house building in the city of Wenling, in Zhejiang province, China. Their reason for not leaving is simple. They believe that the relocation compensation offered by the government is not enough.
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Melissa Porter is a convent educated presenter of the BBC’s Escape To The Country. She shows perfect homes and sceneries to millions of TV viewers. It has been recently revealed that Melissa’s life is not as tranquil as her show; in fact the 38-year-old happens to have a 9-month-old love child, Pierce, with a 51-year-old American financer and White House aide Peter Rinfret. “In England, people don’t think anything of it when an unmarried woman with or without a partner has a baby. But here [U.S.] it’s a huge scandal.” – Melissa Porter. MORE
Two Bulgarian exchange students in Tampa; Ratitsa Dzhambazova, 23, and Vanya Amokovareva, 22 have been staying in a Subleased Apartment in Tampa, Florida. Last week one of their male roommate pulled one of the smoke detector-like devices off the wall that were scattered in their bedrooms, bathroom and living area and found that a camera was hidden inside. Apparently all of the smoke detectors were actually hidden cameras. The girls are obviously scared that they were videotaped throughout their 3-month stay and over the possibility of their videos being broadcasted over the internet. MORE