The Jeff Ward Show

As far as punishments went, it could have been a lot worse. The school had informed us that our 14-year-old daughter Annie had sloped off during assembly to get up to goodness knows what (but they suspected smoking). Didn't we agree this must be nipped in the bud? Yes, we...
Does your blood pressure rise at the thought of dealing with your inbox? Many of us find ourselves glued to our phone or computer, scared to miss an update from work or a message from a colleague. But easing up on checking emails can actually help reduce stress, according to new...
Women who suffer from period pains and feel under the weather each month should get paid leave, a leading doctor has suggested. Gedis Grudzinskas, professor of obstetrics and gynaecology, believes 'menstrual leave' would boost women's motivation and productivity when they are in...
A switch to sugar would make Hershey a high-profile example of the move away from high-fructose corn syrup in the food industry. Many people say they avoid it because it has gained a bad reputation for fueling weight gain and diabetes, though health experts says there's not...
The ex-drummer of alt-rock band Cake has been sentenced to at least 15 years in prison for sexually molesting a three-year-old girl. Peter Ivan McNeal, 48, appeared at a Los Angeles court on Tuesday where he was ordered to spend 15 years to life in prison. McNeal was found...
More than 140,000 Australians are now ditching conventional dating methods and turning to websites to find a sugar daddy or sugar baby to meet their needs. At 25-years-old, Vanessa Marie is one of the many young women who have found a man much older than her – a 51-year-old...
FERGUSON, Mo. — Authorities are investigating whether Michael Brown’s stepfather intended to incite a riot last week when he urged a crowd in Ferguson, Missouri, to “Burn this b**** down” after the grand jury’s decision was announced, the city’s police chief said Tuesday. No...
A California court is due to hear from Apple founder Steve Jobs this week - despite the fact he died from pancreatic cancer three years ago. Jobs, who revived the company's fortunes by designing the game-changing iPod, iPhone and iPad products, will appear before jurors in a...
In the tiny Texas town of Harrold, children and their parents do not give much thought to their safety at the community's only school, because they know that some of the teachers are carrying concealed weapons. In the remote town, the nearest law enforcement office is 30 minutes...