Gay Navy SEAL's career crushed after his secret was out

Brett Jones, a decorated Navy SEAL who survived two overseas deployments, saw his career derailing after his secret sexual orientation was revealed. When he came back to the states his boyfriend left him a message on the phone. The answering machine recorded message ended up with three words that were about to unknowingly destroy the Navy SEAL's career: "I love you!". 

Italian researchers hope to find Mona Lisa's bones

A DNA testing will be performed in the hope to clarify if Leonardo Da Vinci’s model “Mona Lisa” was found. As it is supposed, she was a woman named Lisa Gherardini Del Giocondo. Lisa was the wife of a merchant living across the street from Da Vinci and she possibly had the enigmatic smile which inspired Da Vinci.

Invisible man book ban in North Carolina

Invisible Man book banRalph Ellison's landmark novel "Invisible Man" was banned from school libraries in Randolph County, North Carolina.  The ban was due to a lack of "literary value" and happened soon after a parent of an eleventh grader complained to the school district about the book's availability. The parent's disapproval relates mostly to the fact that the novel is too filthy for teenagers.