About Melissa Susino

Melissa Susino is the Promotions and Content Assistant at Press Communications. Now going into her 3rd year, she has worked and gained experience behind the scenes on promotional events, filming in studio performances, and working on live broadcasts. She has also worked in the Television and Film industry including hit shows, "Sesame Street", “Dancing with the Stars”, “The Nate Berkus Show”, and CBS’s “The Talk”. Melissa currently resides in Howell.

Woman Sets Her Roommate On Fire Over Thrown-Out Spaghetti

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A woman set her roommate on fire because he threw out her spaghetti and meatballs. Melissa Sellers, 33, and her roommate 42-year-old Carlos Ortiz Jr. had been drinking and began arguing after Ortiz had thrown out Sellers' spaghetti and meatballs. Police say Sellers threw nail polish remover all over Ortiz's body and lit him on fire. She then threw water on him and tore off his shirt in an attempt to put out the fire. Sellers was originally charged with attempted murder due to the nature Read More

Costumed Characters Brawl On Hollywood Boulevard-Video Clip

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A woman dressed as Batgirl was allegedly attacked on Tuesday by a man dressed as Mr. Incredible. The incident, which occurred on Hollywood Blvd. in Los Angeles was all caught on video. The footage shows Freddy Krueger, Chewbacca, and Waldo trying to break up the fight, which eventually spills onto the street. The Los Angeles Times said police reported no arrests or injuries when called to the scene. Read More

Town Cancels Trick-Or-Treating Due To Polar Bears

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A town in Canada has canceled trick-or-treating in favor of an indoor event due to the threat of polar bears wandering the streets. Arviat officials posted to the official Facebook page saying the town would host an indoor event for kids on Halloween as an alternative to trick-or-treating, which officials said would be too risky this year due to the polar bear presence around town.     Read More

Student Gets Sick In The Middle Of A Lecture When Professor Mentioned Jägermeister

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A first-year student threw up during an English language lecture at Oxford University when her professor started talking about Jägermeister. According to The Tab Oxford, the incident occurred when the professor began talking about colloquialisms such as "banter" and "lord of lash" during the 2pm lecture. When she mentioned Jägermeister and the history behind the liquor’s name, the young girl reportedly began to vomit on the floor. Having made an attempt to clean the mess, the freshman Read More

Ebola Cuddle Toy Sells Out

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U.S. toy company Giant Microbes sold out of its Ebola cuddle toys. The company, which specializes in cute versions of killer bugs, sells for $29.95. Giant Microbes has now shipped its entire stockpile of the toy it describes as the “T-Rex of microbes.” Read More

Starbucks To Test Pre-order App

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You soon may be able to order your Starbucks latte ahead of time to avoid lines. Starbucks plans to test a new mobile app feature that allows customers to pre-order drinks before entering a store. The company says iPhone customers at 150 outlets in the Portland region will be the first ones to try out the app later this year. If things work out, the app could boost traffic at Starbucks stores as line lengths are shortened. Read More

‘Into the Woods’ Reveals First Photo Of Johnny Depp As Big Bad Wolf

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After a few weeks of promotional photos and teaser trailers, the first photo of Johnny Depp's character in Disney's Into The Woods has been revealed. Entertainment Weekly has unveiled Depp's full look in their first issue of 1 of 4 collector's covers. Into The Woods will be released in theaters on December 25, 2014. What do you think?     Read More

Woman Dumped By Boyfriend Spends Entire Week At KFC

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A heartbroken woman, who was dumped by her boyfriend, spent an entire week at KFC to mourn. Tan Shen, 26, says she stopped at a KFC near a train station on her way home from the breakup when she decided to eat one week's worth of wings. Shen told Yahoo News, "I hadn't planned on staying there long, I just wanted some chicken wings. But once I got in there and started eating I decided I needed time to think. I didn't want to go back to my apartment because it was full of memories of him. So I Read More

Wasabi Ginger Wins Contest To Be New Lay’s Potato Chip Flavor

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Wasabi Ginger is the winner of the new Lay's potato chip contest! The flavor beat out three competitors to win the annual "Do Us a Flavor" contest and become its newest potato chip flavor. Wasabi Ginger, submitted by 35-year-old nurse Meneko Spigner McBeth of Pennsylvania, bested Mango Salsa, Cheddar Bacon Mac & Cheese, and Cappuccino, all of which had been on sale since late July, allowing people to taste them and then cast their votes. McBeth will either get $1 million or a Read More

Kris Jenner Accused Of Retouching Instagram Picture

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Kris Jenner got slammed after she posted an Instagram photo of her and chef Gordon Ramsey that looked like it was photoshopped. The photo shows Jenner holding up her cook book and posing beside Ramsey. She captioned the photo: "Thanks so much @gordongram for the shoutout and for your amazing support!! #Legend #GordonRamsay #InTheKitchenWithKris." The allegations came after comparisons from a photo of the two in a similar pose which was posted by Ramsey. In Ramsey's version, both Read More