Bachelor 3 bachelorette once charged for firing a gun near a school.

Bachelor 3 bachelorette once charged for firing a gun near a school.
One of the bachelorettes selected to be in the group of 15 on The Bachelor 3 has a misdemeanor firearms charge to her name. Christina Sztanko shot her new .25-caliber automatic into the ground near an elementary school, prompting a security guard to call police. A “judge ordered her to perform 50 hours of community service at the school, complete a firearm safety course, forfeit the weapon, and write a letter of apology,” The Smoking Gun reports.

Survivor San Juan Del Sur's dark cloud is lifted

John Rocker

In its third episode, Survivor San Juan Del Sur improved significantly as John Rocker faced off against an Amazing Race villain. But the Exile Island reward challenge remains a drag on the series.

Why Dick Donato left Big Brother 13

Dick Donato

The Big Brother villain known as "Evel Dick" has finally revealed why he left the show during its 13th season: he learned he was HIV positive.

Also: Dick claims he had no choice but to leave the game.

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