So Called Experts Say Who Will Win Super Bowl XLIX … And Your Choice is New England Patriots or Seattle Seahawks? (GO PATS!!!)

 

Finally, it is Super Bowl Sunday and the Super Bowl is almost upon us …

Last night the Westage Vegas book made the game a pick ‘em … there is no point spread for their Super Bowl. Game on!!!

The so-called experts and pundits have made their picks and predictions,

  • ESPN’s staff was pretty close to a tie, with 24 staffers picking Seattle and 22 picking New England.
    • John Clayton, senior NFL writer and commentator: Seahawks 24, Patriots 20
    • Adam Schefter, ESPN NFL Insider: Patriots 24, Seahawks 21
    • Chris Mortensen, ESPN NFL Insider: Patriots 20, Seahawks 16
    • Todd McShay, ESPN college football and NFL draft analyst: Patriots 24, Seahawks 21
  • Over at CBS Sports, five experts went with the Patriots and only three picked the Seahawks — but the CBS Sports “Prediction Machine” picked Seattle for the win.
  • Bleacher Report’s staff was 11 to five in favor of the Seahawks winning.
  • NFL.com, eight of the 14 polled analysts went with Seattle.
  • NJ.com rounded up more than 80 expert predictions from around the web on Friday, and found that more than half of the experts picked Seattle to win over the New England Patriots.

EA Sports, Madden football 15 picks the New England Patriots 28-24.

Madden 15: Super Bowl Predictions – Seattle Seahawks vs New England Patriots in 2015 Super Bowl

My analysis and prediction:

Let me first qualify this that I am a die-hard New England Patriot fan from the days of Sam “Bam” Cunningham, Steve Grogan, Irving Fryar,  Stanley Morgan, Craig James, Mosi Tatupu, Randy Vataha, the late Darryl Stingley, Russ Francis, John Hannah, Mike Haynes and to one of my all time favorites Sam Adams.  To more recent players like Ben Coates, Richard Seymour, Mike Vrabel, Willie McGinest, Tedy Bruschi, Lawyer Milloy, Ty Law, Rodney Harrison,  Adam Vinatieri, Joe Andruzzi, Troy Brown, Randy Moss and Drew Bledsoe. To today’s cast of Patriots like Tom Brady, Julian Edelman, Rob Gronkowski, Nate Solder, Rob Ninkovich, Vince Wilfork, Devin McCourty, Chandler Jones and LeGarrette Blount.

Football games are made up of offense, defense, special teams and intangibles. Games like the Super Bowl generally multiply the importance of intangibles like turnovers, sacks, penalties and bad calls by referees.

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OFFENSE: (Patriots)

The New England Patriots finally have a balanced offense and have gotten away from the video game, throw at all-cost offense that hurt them in the Superbowl’s they lost against the NY Giants. They have proved in the 2014 season that they can run or pass the ball depending on what defense they are going up against. In this years playoffs, they ran all over the Colts and passed all over the Ravens to victory. The Pats have the best QB in the game today, with a Super Bowl victory, Tom Brady may be considered the best ever. The Patriot offense finally has a collection of WR’s that are tough and fearless, similar to the ones that they won three previous Lombardi trophies with. Their power running game with LeGarrette Blount can be dominating. Then there is the match up nightmare who Rob Gronkowski … The GRONK!

For the Seattle Seahawks, if the offensive offense shows up Super Bowl Sunday like the one from the Championship game, they will not be trailing 16-0 at half time, it will be 35-0 and the game will be over. However, it is hard to believe anything that bad could happen again. Honestly, the Seahawks can thank their lucky stars that Green Bay coaching staff  had their own “deflategate” incident two weeks ago where their head coach did not have the balls to go for it on 4th down and win the game and let the ‘Most Valuable Player’ in the NFL win the game. Guess who doesn’t do that, Bill Belichick. There have been games this year where Russell Wilson was terrible and of course there where many where he was very good. If “beast mode” and Marshawn Lynch does not carry the load in this game, it is hard to believe that the Seahawk passing game can.

DEFENSE: (Edge to Seahawks)

Obviously The Legion of Boom is a great defense, maybe one of the best of all time. Trust me, they will tell you so. I am a PATS fan, but I can acknowledge that the Seattle D is very, very good. The only difference this year as compared to last year’s Super Bowl is the Patriots are not Denver, Tom Brady is not Peyton Manning, Belichick is not John Fox. Also, they only think missing from the Seattle D is depth. Their D-line is not as good as they do not have their continuous flow of revolving the D- line. Kam Chancellor is the best safety in the game, but the unknown going into today’s game is the health of the Seahawk secondary. Safety Earl Thomas and CB Richard Sherman got hurt in the NFC Championship game. For some reason GB decided not to throw against Sherman who had one arm. If they get nicked up in this game, that could swing things in a major way. Kam Chancellor also dealing with an injury.

Although the Seattle D is very good, it is not like the New England Patriots are chopped liver. Their DB’s and safeties are very good and built to go up against the elite receivers of the Denver Broncos and Indianapolis Colts. The LB’s morph to either taking on the run or dropping back into pass coverage. It may be the D line that  determines the outcome for the Patriots. If they can stop the run and contain Wilson in the pocket, that would be key.

SPECIAL TEAMS (Patriots)

Sorry, kicker Stephen Gostkowski is a weapon and has a huge leg. Ryan Allen is one of the best punters in the league.

Punting and kick off return also goes to the Pats. Gone from Seattle is kickoff returner Percy Harvin, who put last years Super Bowl out of reach. Also gone is Seahawks wide receiver Paul Richardson who suffers an ACL injury in the divisional-round playoff against the Carolina Panthers. In the Championship game, Seahawks returner Doug Baldwin fumbled in the first half. Don’t think the PATS did not see that on film.

Then there is Julian Edelman, a Wes Welker with even more talent and heart. Can you say punt return for TD? I said, can you say punt return for TD!

PATS kicking

INTANGIBLES 

  • Penalties - The Seattle Seahawks were the most penalized team in the NFL. The Seahawks continually jump offsides on defense and receive illegal procedure penalties on offense. The last thing you would want to do is give Tom Brady second chances and free plays. Some where during the game this will benefit the Patriots and go against the Seahawks.
  • Coaching – nod goes to Bill Bilichick.
  • Two TE New England offense. Gronk and Tim Wright have gelled of late.
  • Injuries – Going into the game, 3 members of the Legion of Boom have injuries, the Pat’s center  rookie Bryan Stork does as well.
  • Beastmode – Will Seattle use their running game in the beginning of the game? For some reason they think they are a passing team lately.
  • Julian Edelman – Does Edleman have a special play in him today, punt return, pass for a TD, etc?
  • Which Russell Wilson shows up today? The one that starred in last years Super Bowl out-dueling Peyton Manning, or the one that had a 0.0 QB rating at the end of the first half two weeks ago?
  • Can the Patriots and LeGarrette Blount run on the Seattle D, setting up play action passing?

My guess, the Patriots will look to stop the Seattle running game and contain Russell Wilson in the pocket. That means putting their DB’s, Darrelle Revis-Island, Brandon Browner, Kyle Arrington and Devin McCourty man-to-man against the Seattle receivers and move a safety up to play the run. If the Patriots can make Seattle a one dimensional team or play from the lead, it will bode well for New England. My feeling is that the 2014 Patriots team is more like the one’s that won the Super Bowl, than the pass happy, all offense and no defense ones that lost. Football is a game of match ups and this will be a physical one.

My pick, Patriots 30-20.

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SNL Mocks NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio & His Overreaction to the Snowstorm of the Century With Seahawks Richard Sherman … “I’ve Seen Bigger Blizzards at Dairy Queen”

 

SNL MOCKS NYC MAYOR, THE BOY WHO CRIED WOLF SNOW STORM OF THE CENTURY …

SNL’s opening  skit was kinda lame, but has its moments. Except for the part where they lampooned NYC Mayor Bill de Blazio and his overreaction to the snow storm of the century, it pretty much was not that funny. De Blazio’s warnings of the pending storm that wasn’t was more along the lines of fear-mongering, and trying to take pre-credit for being on top of things, rather than telling NYC folks to be prepared. The skit went as follows … Richard Sherman (Jay Pharoah) and Marshawn Lynch (Kenan Thompson) hosted a faux-talk show, in which Sherman stated, and now I would like to begin the show the way I always do by verbally assaulting someone  who’ve already lost.” Last night’s attack went out to New York City Mayor Bill de Blazio:

“De Blazio, yeah I am talking to you. You a punk ass mayor. You call that the biggest snow storm in the history of New York. I’ve seen bigger blizzards at Dairy Queen. And you seriously tried to shut down the whole city because of that?”

Below is the VIDEO of NYC Mayor de Blazio doing his best imitation of Chicken Little and the sky is family saying that the snow storm could be the largest snow storm in the history of the city.  De Blazio stated that the snow projections are to be between 2 and 3 feet of snow that will hit the city. His message to New Yorkers was, “prepare for something worse than you have seen before.” Wait, was de Blazio talking about the snow or him being mayor?

Needless to say, NYC pretty much received little to no snow and yet he still shut down the city. Maybe the weathermen will turn their back on you next. I am surprised uber-liberal deBlazio did not blame the fowl up of the lack of snow to NYC on global warming.

The storm lived up to its billing here, where it dumped 19.1 inches, the fourth heaviest amount of snow on record for Providence. But in New York City where similar “historic” forecasts helped close down Gotham for a storm that fizzled, meteorologists and public officials were being accused of a “historic” screw-up.

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State Attorney Phil Archer Announces Aggravated Assault Charges Won’t Be Filed Against George Zimmerman

 

ASSAULT CHARGES DROPPED AGAIN …

On Friday, State Attorney Phil Archer, whose jurisdiction includes Brevard and Seminole counties, announced that his office will not pursue aggravated assault charges against George Zimmerman. The often in trouble Zimmerman, since being acquitted of murder in the death of Trayvon Martin, was arrested on 1/9/15 and booked for aggravated assault and domestic violence with a weapon in Lake Mary, Florida. Zimmerman was accused of throwing a wine bottle at his girlfriend. However, Phil Archer stated that there was been a subsequent recantation by the alleged victim of her initial statement along with “new documents provided by the victim and her attorney precludes my office from proceeding further”.

George Zimmerman was arrested, again, this month in the suspected aggravated assault of a girlfriend. And, again, a Florida prosecutor has opted not to press formal charges — after the alleged victim backed off her claims.

State Attorney Phil Archer, whose jurisdiction includes Brevard and Seminole counties, announced Friday that his office won’t file charges against Zimmerman, who first came to the world’s attention for his arrest and eventual acquittal in the 2012 shooting death of African-American teenager Trayvon Martin.

Friday’s announcement relates to the 31-year-old’s arrest in Lake Mary, Florida, on January 9.

“While it clear that the officers had probable cause to arrest Mr. Zimmerman, which was affirmed by the circuit court judge at initial appearances, the subsequent recantation by the (alleged) victim of her initial statement along with new documents provided by the victim and her attorney precludes my office from proceeding further,” Archer said.

The woman has since denied that Zimmerman threw a bottle or that she ever feared him, according to a statement Friday from Lake Mary police.

“She also made it clear that she did not want to proceed with the case,” said police, noting that Lake Mary police Chief Steve Bracknell “concurred with Archer’s decision.” “A lack of eyewitnesses or other corroborating evidence to dispute her version of the incident also contributed to the decision.”

This is the second time that domestic violence charges have been dropped against Zimmerman. Back in 2013, domestic violence charges were dropped against George Zimmerman after his girlfriend, Samantha Scheibe, recanted in an affidavit that Zimmerman pointed a gun at her face.

A NOTE TO GEORGE ZIMMERMAN: GO AWAY!!! GO INTO HIDING, MAYBE TRY THE WITNESS PROTECTION PROGRAM, SOMETHING.  OJ SIMPSON USED TO PULL THIS SAME NONSENSE AFTER HE WAS ACQUITTED AND LOOK WHERE HE WOUND UP. TAKE A LESSON, FROM OF ALL PEOPLE CASEY ANTHONY, CONSIDER YOURSELF LUCKY AND REMOVE YOURSELF FROM THE PUBLIC VIEW. CONTINUE TO BE A NARCISSIST AND YOU WILL EVENTUALLY WIND UP IN PRISON.

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker Leads GOP Field in New Des Moines Register/Bloomberg Iowa Poll

 

The latest Des Moines Register poll has Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker in the leads the GOP pack for presidential candidates for 2016. The poll takes into account Mitt Romney removing himself from the race and allocated his percentages accordingly.According to the poll results, Gov. Walker leads the large GOP pack with 15% of GOP presidential contenders. The poll shows that Walker is also the No. 2 most popular choice for likely caucus-goers who want an establishment candidate, and he’s the No. 2 for those who want an anti-establishment candidate. It was just last week that Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker wowed them in Iowa and asked for Iowans to take a further look at him. Between now and 2016 is an eternity, but it is important to get noticed in the beginning otherwise you will be pealed off before you even get to the primaries.

Iowa Freedom Summit 2015 Scott Walker Speech

Presidential stage newcomer Scott Walker, the conservative reform pit bull who inspired death threats from the left, has become the one to watch in the race for the Republican nomination a year out from the Iowa caucuses.

At 15 percentage points, he leads a big, tightly packed field of potential contenders in a new Des Moines Register/Bloomberg Politics Iowa Poll of likely Republican caucusgoers. The caucuses are scheduled for Feb. 1, 2016.

The Wisconsin governor is also the No. 2 most popular choice for likely caucusgoers who want an establishment candidate, and he’s the No. 2 for those who want an anti-establishment candidate, the poll shows.

“He’s in a sweet spot,” pollster J. Ann Selzer said. “People who don’t want an ultra-conservative think he’s OK. People who don’t want a moderate think he’s OK.”

Just one point behind is Rand Paul, a U.S. senator from Kentucky and the son of three-time presidential candidate Ron Paul, a hero to dissidents who want to shake up government. Paul draws support from the same anti-establishment well.

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21 Year Old Henderson State Nursing Student Callie Morris Missing Since 1/29/15 Traveling from Hot Springs, AR to McAlester, OK (Update: Body of missing Nursing Student Callie Morris Found in Vehicle submerged in a Latimer County Creek)

 

21 year old Henderson State Nursing Student Callie Morris has been missing since Thursday, January 29, 2015. Authorities say that she was last heard from on Thursday when she was leaving Hot Springs, AR en route to McAlester, OK. Callie Morris may be traveling in a 2004 tan Ford Explorer with Oklahoma License 908HTG and she usually takes the route through Mena, Arkansas.  The LeFlore County Sheriff’s Office has issued a missing person’s request after a nursing student failed to make it home to McAlester.

Callie Morris

Authorities are looking for missing Henderson State nursing student Callie Morris.

Officials say Morris was last heard from on Thursday when she was leaving Hot Springs, AR en route to McAlester, OK.

Morris drives a 2004 Tan Ford Explorer with an Oklahoma license plate 908 HTG.

Her last cell phone ping was around Whitesboro/Muse, Oklahoma.

UPDATE I: Her last cell phone ping was around 6:37 p.m. in Whitesboro, Oklahoma. (MAP – Whiteboro, OK)

UPDATE II: Authorities searching for missing Arkansas nursing student.

According to Rutledge, the Civil Air Patrol received new information that will take the focus to Big Cedar on Sunday morning.

Civil Air Patrol announced Saturday that they were able to determine using cell phone forensics at 6:37 p.m. Thursday, Morris had made her trip from Hot Springs, Ark. to just west of the Oklahoma state line. According to officials, the ping was near the area of Big Cedar in Oklahoma.

The LeFlore County Sheriff’s department, Oklahoma Highway Patrol, and the Civil Air Patrol have been searching the area.

Facebook: Please Pray for Callie.

UPDATE III: Body of missing nursing student Callie Morris found.

The body of a missing nursing student was found in her vehicle submerged in a Latimer County creek, according to the LeFlore County Sheriff’s Department.

The following is from a news release posted on the LeFlore County Sheriff’s Department website:

Press Release 02-01-2015

The vehicle and missing 21 year old Callie Morris has been found today in a Latimer County Creek. The vehicle was found overturned and partly submerged in water with the body of the missing women inside. Oklahoma Highway Patrol will be handling the investigation.

Body found believed to be missing Henderson student.

Sunday morning police said they found a woman’s body inside a truck in Oklahoma.

The body is believed to be that of missing Henderson University student Callie Morris.

Investigators said the truck was under a bridge in Buffalo Valley near Hwy 63. Police said they believe the body is Morris, but the coroner is heading to the scene for confirmation.

Police said the body was found inside the vehicle with the seat belt still intact.

If you have any information on where Callie Morris is call the Leflore County Sheriff’s Office at (918) 647-3426 or your local police department

Three Juveniles (Justine Robinson, Lilly Robinson & Samantha Pearson) Missing Since 1/28/15 in Barberton, OH … May be Headed to North Carolina

 

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children is asking for your help …

Three female juveniles, 17 year old Justine Robinson, 16 year old Lilly Robinson and 12 year old Samantha Pearson, have been missing since Wednesday, January 28, 2015 in Barberton, Ohio. The authorities say that the three girls are believed to be together and that they may also be in the company of an adult female. The three girls may still be in Ohio or it is believed they may have traveled to North Carolina. The Norton Police continue to search for the three missing juveniles, presumed to be runaways.

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From left to right: Justine Robinson, Lilly Robinson and Samantha Pearson. (Image: National Center for Missing & Exploited Children)

 The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children is asking for the public’s help in finding Justine Robinson, Lilly Robinson and Samantha Pearson. They reportedly went missing Wednesday from their hometown of Barberton, Ohio.

Justine Robinson is described as a white 17-year-old female with red hair and blue eyes. She is 5’2” and weighs about 120 pounds.

Lilly Robinson is described as a white 16-year-old female with red hair and green eyes. She is 5? and weighs about 115 pounds.

Samantha Pearson is described as a biracial 12-year-old female with black hair and brown eyes. She is 5’7” and weighs about 150 pounds.

If anyone has any information on this missing persons case, please call the Norton Police Department in Ohio at (330) 825-2491.

Amber Alert Issued in South Carolina for 14 Year Old Alexis Ann Deas Missing Since 1/30/15 in Jefferson, SC … Abducted by Step Father Harland Donnell Melton

 

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division has issued an Amber Alert for 14 year old Alexis Ann Deas missing since January 30, 2015 in Jefferson, South Carolina. Investigators state Alexis Ann Deas was last seen around 10 a.m. Friday at New Heights Middle School.  Authorities believe Alexis left with her stepfather, 43 year old Harland Donnell Melton. Chesterfield County Deputies say that Melton picked Alexis up from school on Friday, who was listed as an authorized individual to sign her out of class. The school reported that Harland Donnell Melton said he was taking Alexis to the dentist.

SLED states Harland Donnel lMelton may be driving black, 1999 Nissan Maxima with the South Carolina license plate IUF 593 and possibly headed to Texas.

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SLED INFORMATION:

  • Missing From: Chesterfield County Missing Date: 01/30/2015 Time: 10:00 am
  • Child’s Last Known Location: New Heights Middle School in Jefferson, SC
  • Information has been received that the child left with Harland Donnell Melton

MISSING CHILD

Alexis Ann Deas

  • NAME: Alexis Ann Deas
  • AGE: 14
  • RACE/SEX: W/F
  • WEIGHT: 125 HT: 5’2”
  • EYES: Blue HAIR: Brown STYLE: Shoulder length
  • CLOTHING: Blue Jacket with Aeropostale on sleeve, blue jeans

SUSPECT INFORMATION:

Harland Donnell Melton

  • NAME: Harland Donnell Melton
  • AGE: 43
  • RACE/SEX: W/M
  • WT: 150 HT:5’10”
  • EYES:Green HAIR: Short STYLE: Full beard
  • CLOTHING/OTHER: unknown

VEHICLE INFORMATION:

  • MAKE : Nissan MODEL: Maxima YEAR: 1999
  • COLOR: Black TAG#: IUF 593 STATE: SC
  • DIRECTION OF TRAVEL: Possibly traveling to Texas

Video Released Online Showing the Beheading Death of Japanese Hostage Kenji Goto by ISIS Terrorists

 

ISIS savages behead a second Japanese hostage …

A video has been released online that shows 47 year old Kenji Goto being beheaded by an ISIS terrorist with a British accent. The latest beheading video comes less than a week after another Japanese hostage, Haruna Yukawa, was executed.  Japanese officials had been working with Jordan to secure the release of Goto and a Jordanian pilot, Moaz al-Kasasbeh, who was shot down over Syria in December; however, earlier on Saturday negotiations had become deadlocked.

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The video comes less than a week after news of the beheading of another Japanese man, Haruna Yukawa.

Mr Goto, 47, is a well-known freelance journalist and film-maker who went to Syria in October, reportedly to try to secure Mr Yukawa’s release.

Japan said it was trying to authenticate the video.

The video, which bears the same symbols as previous IS videos, shows a militant with a British accent beheading Mr Goto.

Japanese government spokesman Yoshihide Suga said Japan was “outraged” by the video, adding that the cabinet was meeting to decide a response to it.

Rupert Wingfield-Hayes: “The Japanese PM has taken a very tough line”

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Japan “would not give in to terrorism”.

He said Japan would work with the international community to bring those responsible for Kenji Goto’s apparent murder to justice.

Japan Times – Islamic State group purportedly releases Goto execution video:

The video — the authenticity of which cannot be confirmed by The Japan Times — shows a masked man speaking in British-accented English standing beside Goto kneeling down on the ground, wearing an orange jumpsuit.

“To the Japanese government. You, like your foolish allies in the satanic coalition, have yet to understand that we, by Allah’s grace, are a large Islamic caliphate with authority and power and an entire army thirsty for your blood,” the man said, brandishing a knife.

“Abe, because of your decision to take part in an unwinnable war, this knife will not only slaughter Kenji but will carry on and also cause carnage wherever your people are found. So let the nightmare for Japan begin.”

Then the man applied the knife to the throat of Goto and the video switched to a still image of what appears to be the beheaded body of Goto.

Daughter of Late Whitney Houston & Singer Bobby Brown, Bobbi Kristina Brown Found Unresponsive in Tub at Home in Roswell, GA

 

Hmm, sounds very hauntingly familiar …

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of the late Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown, was found at her home in the tub full of water unresponsive in Roswell, Georgia. The 21 year old Brown was found by her husband, Nick Gordan, and a friend in the home in the Ellard subdivision in Roswell.  WSB-TV in Atlanta is reporting that Brown’s husband and a friend started CPR until the police took over life-saving measures until rescue crews arrived. The 21 year old Bobbi Kristina Brown was taken to North Fulton Hospital. The incident remains under investigation by the police.

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Bobbi Kristina Brown

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of singers Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, was found unresponsive today in a home in Roswell, Georgia, police say.

Brown’s husband, Nick Gordon, and a friend found her in a tub in the home in the Ellard subdivision and started CPR, police said.

When Roswell police officers arrived at 10:25 a.m., she was still unresponsive and they took over life-saving measures until rescue personnel arrived.

This incident comes less than two weeks before the third anniversary of Whitney Houston’s death. Whitney Houston, Bobbi Kristina Brown’s mother, was found unresponsive in a tub and died nearly three years ago in California.

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Whitney Houston’s daughter found unresponsive in a tub.

Brown “was not breathing” when her husband and a friend found her around 10:25 a.m. at a home in a Roswell subdivision, police spokeswoman Lisa Holland said.

“They called 911, started CPR on her, and police arrived first,” the spokeswoman added. “We took over the lifesaving measures until the fire/rescue and an ambulance arrived.”

Brown was then transported to Roswell’s North Fulton Hospital, where she was breathing, according to Holland.

UPDATE I: CNN – Police Say, Whitney Houston’s daughter ‘still alive and breathing’ in hospital.

UPDATE II: Whitney Houston’s Daughter Placed in Medically Induced Coma.

Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, was reportedly placed in a medically induced coma due to swelling of the brain after being found unconscious in a bathtub in her home in Roswell, Ga. on Saturday morning.

The 21-year-old was rushed to the hospital, where doctors stabilized her breathing. She was in the intensive care unit at North Fulton Hospital before being induced.

Remains of Missing 25 Year Old Jaimee Mendez Missing Since Nov. 2014 Found on King’s Beach in Swampscott, MA

 

Sad conclusion to missing Swampscott mom …

The remains of missing 25 year old Jaimee Mendez have been found on King’s Beach in Swampscott, Massachusetts. Authorities state that the remains were found around 8 a.m. Wednesday near two lobster pots. The remains were taken to the medical examiner’s office in Boston, MA where they were positively identified as Jaimee Mendez by dental records. The Massachusetts’ Office of the Chief Medical Examiner says that the human remains found on King’s Beach in Swampscott Wednesday morning belong to 25 year-old Jaimee Mendez of Swampscott.  Jaimee Mendez has been missing since 11/6/14.

Jaimee Mendez

Human remains found on King’s Beach in Swampscott Wednesday were identified as Jaimee Mendez, 25, who was last seen in November.

Officials said the remains were found around 8 a.m. Wednesday near two lobster pots. They were taken to the medical examiner’s office in Boston.

Mendez’s remains were identified through dental records.

“We are relieved for Jaimee’s family that she has been located and identified. We will continue to work diligently to determine the circumstances of her death. Our thoughts are with the Mendez family during this difficult time,” Essex District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett said in a statement.

Officials said they have still not determined the cause and manner of Mendez’s death, and the investigation is continuing.

DA: Skull found on Swampscott beach ID’d as missing mom.

A skull and bones found on the beach in Swampscott this week has been identified as that of 25-year-old Jaimee Mendez, authorities announced this evening.

The human remains were found Wednesday at about 8 a.m. near some lobster traps on Kings Beach by the Swampscott-Lynn line, police said.

Mendez, a Swampscott mother, vanished last November and was last seen with a Level 3 sex offender, the missing woman’s sister, Alyssa, and a law enforcement source told the Herald last November.

Officials asked anyone with information to contact Swampscott police at 781-595-1111.

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