• Paris Hilton documentary sparks viral boarding school abuse allegations

    Paris Hilton documentary sparks viral boarding school abuse allegations

    Once-rebellious teens are causing a ruckus, this time as adults. Thanks to Paris Hilton, social media has been hearing a lot more about #BreakingCodeSilence, a viral movement organized by former “troubled teens” who were sent away to boarding schools and boot camp-style behavior-modification programs, including Provo Canyon School in Utah. The movement has been around …
  • Juul to slash more than half its workforce with 1,200 job cuts

    Juul to slash more than half its workforce with 1,200 job cuts

    Juul said it would make a “significant” cut to its global workforce and explore pulling out of some European and Asia-Pacific markets to save cash and weather a tumultuous period for the e-cigarette industry. The company, partly owned by Marlboro maker Altria Group, is planning to lay off about 1,200 employees, more than half its …
  • A gut-wrenching glimpse inside a high school for recovering teen addicts

    A gut-wrenching glimpse inside a high school for recovering teen addicts

    At Northshore Recovery High School, students are greeted with hugs and “I love yous” from their principal. They text their teachers, telling them that they spent the night before smoking weed or popping pills. They have a bathroom specifically for taking drug tests. It’s all done to keep them alive. The Beverly, Mass., school for …
  • Too bad, Chris and Andrew: Bella Cuomo is the best Cuomo

    Too bad, Chris and Andrew: Bella Cuomo is the best Cuomo

    You are wasting your quarantine crushing on Chris and Andrew Cuomo. I’m one level up: I’m “stanning” Chris’ eldest daughter’s wild videos on TikTok. Bella Cuomo, the best Cuomo, is 17 years old and, like her father and uncle, she’s dedicated to sharing herself on camera during the coronavirus lockdown from her Hamptons home. While …