Jeffrey Collins, Associated Press Updated 2:44 pm CDT, Wednesday, May 29, 2019 Joy Lorick, who was a babysitter for Timothy Jones Jr. during the summer of 2014, testifies during Jones' trial in Lexington, S.C., Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Jones, who is accused of killing his five children in 2014, has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty. (Tracy Glantz/The State via AP, Pool) less Joy Lorick, who was a babysitter for Timothy Jones Jr. during the summer of 2014, testifies during Jones' trial in Lexington, S.C., Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Jones, who is accused of killing his five children in ... more Photo: Tracy Glantz, AP Photo: Tracy Glantz, AP Image 1 of / 10 Caption Close Image 1 of 10 Joy Lorick, who was a babysitter for Timothy … [Read more...] about At trial, babysitters describe doting but strict dad
Viet Nam News HCM CITY — As public primary schools and kindergartens in HCM City closed down last Saturday for the Tết holiday, nine days ahead of Tết, their parents have been forced to look for babysitters to take care of them during the period. N. Hà, a resident in HCM City’s Bình Tân District, said she and her husband would begin their Tết holiday just two days before the Lunar New Year, while their two children began their holiday a week early. She said she could not bring her children to her office because she is too busy meeting customers. Trương Tùng Phương, who works for a communications firm in District 3, said his eldest son, a third-grade pupil, was given a handphone to play with so that he would not disturb his mum at her office. But Phương had to send their younger one-year old child to a private kindergarten, which charged him VNĐ300,000 per day. However, he cried a lot and … [Read more...] about Mums hunt for babysitters on the days before Tết
Kyle Swenson, The Washington Post Published 4:04 am PST, Monday, January 7, 2019 A criminal complaint filed Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, says Tietsort caused the infant's death in October, then put him in a snowsuit and car seat and let his mother drive him away without telling her the child was dead. Authorities found the mother trying to revive the boy, but he had died hours earlier of blunt force head injuries. less A criminal complaint filed Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, says Tietsort caused the infant's death in October, then put him in a snowsuit and car seat and let his mother drive him away without telling her the child was ... more Image 1 of / 17 Caption Close Image 1 of 17 A criminal complaint filed Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, says Tietsort caused the infant's death in October, then put him in a snowsuit and car seat and let his mother drive him away without telling her the child was dead. Authorities … [Read more...] about A babysitter returned a dead boy to his mother in a car seat. Now she’s been charged with murder.
Tipping is a tricky beast. Figuring out how much to tip – and who to tip – during the holidays can get even more complicated. DealNews broke down how much to tip during the holidays, and we compiled their recommendations here. Figuring out how much to tip for a typical service is often more complicated than it needs to be – but it can get even more tricky around the holidays, when tipping can depend on how often you received a certain service throughout the year. What’s the rule of thumb for tipping the guy who walks your dogs every week or the gardener who stops by your house once a month? And did you know you should tip your garbage collector during the holidays? To help simplify the confusion, controversy, and complication that is tipping, DealNews previously broke down the most common situations in which tipping is expected and how much to tip for each one. We took all their holiday tipping recommendations and compiled them here. From your dog groomer … [Read more...] about How much to tip during the holidays, from your babysitter to the mail carrier
Dana Bull is a real estate agent, investor, and coach based in Boston. Bull estimates about half of her millennial clients receive financial help from parents or grandparents to buy their first home. Whether the homebuyer receives help in the form of a gift, loan, or co-sign, it’s important to develop a plan before starting the home-shopping process – and leave the family drama out of it. The real-estate market has been booming. So much so, that it seems like everyone and their mother is buying a new home, and I mean that in the most literal way. In high-priced housing markets mum and dad are shelling out cash and helping their adult children live the American Dream of homeownership. Parents opening up their wallets and assisting with home loans has been going on for generations, but the trend is on the rise according to the 2018 NAR Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends Report. In Boston, where I practice real estate, I am seeing it more and more with first-time … [Read more...] about I’ve been working in real estate for 7 years, and I have a warning for anyone trying to buy a home with help from their parents