Melissah Yang is an Associate News Editor at Bustle and based in Los Angeles. She was previously with the L.A. Business Journal, CNN Entertainment, and the Las Vegas Review-Journal. Melissah journeys for music festivals, bleeds Dodger blue, and aspires to one day be Carole Radziwill living in Heather Dubrow's house.

Marcia Clarks Talks Sexism In 'People v. O.J.'

From her curls to children, Marcia Clark, the lead prosecutor in the O.J. Simpson trial, was subjected to all kinds of criticism. The mother of two was a target from every angle — the public, the media, and even inside the courtroom itself — and only…
By Melissah Yang

John Oliver Puts Credit Reports In Check — VIDEO

Your credit score, or "the single most important three-digit number in your whole life — other than, of course, 311, the Beatles of rap rock," can make or break your life. And no, that's not being dramatic, especially when you watch John Oliver's lat…
By Melissah Yang

Lauren Graham's Reaction To Sookie's Return Is YAS

The show may have been called Gilmore Girls, but there was another relationship that came a close second to the mother-daughter duo in the beloved series. That would be BFFs Lorelai and Sookie, so when news broke in January that Netflix would revive …
By Melissah Yang

'Gilmore Girls' Fans Are Dying That Sookie Is Back

Sookie is in! On Thursday, Melissa McCarthy confirmed she'll join Netflix's Gilmore Girls revival and reprise her role as Lorelai's BFF. Ever since Netflix announced it'd bring back the beloved show in a limited series, fans have been dying to know …
By Melissah Yang

Ted Cruz Wins Big Delegate Numbers In Wisconsin

Second place came out on top in Wisconsin on Tuesday after Ted Cruz handily won the Badger State's primary race. The win gave Cruz the majority of Wisconsin's delegates and increased the likelihood of a contested Republican convention in July, which …
By Melissah Yang

Millennials Give A Damn About The Refugee Crisis

Millennials have a bad rep of frankly not giving a damn about things that aren't immediately in front of them. But for Chelsea Gökçay, the Syrian refugee crisis isn't a peripheral issue. Half American and half Turkish, the 30-year-old saw the humanit…
By Melissah Yang

John Oliver Tackles Political Fundraising — VIDEO

Dismantling the country's overblown campaign finance system is a cornerstone of Bernie Sanders' platform, and for good reason. A lot of money flows through Washington, but not for the reasons you think. On Sunday's Last Week Tonight, John Oliver unra…
By Melissah Yang

Praise Yeezus! 'The Life Of Pablo' Is On Spotify

Praise Yeezus! Kanye West's The Life Of Pablo finally dropped on Spotify Thursday evening, more than a month after the album was officially released on Tidal. The Pablo Escobar/Pablo Picasso/Pablo someone-inspired album was also available for streami…
By Melissah Yang

Bridge Collapse In India Traps More Than 100

On Thursday, a bridge under construction collapsed in Kolkata, India as moving vehicles passed underneath. Parts of the steel and cement flyover fell onto traffic. According to Reuters, at least 10 people were killed, and as many as 150 are believed …
By Melissah Yang

Why Punishing Abortion Doctors Isn't Much Better

The Trump train wreck continued Wednesday, as the Republican presidential frontrunner defended his call for an abortion ban and said that if one was enacted, women who receive the procedure should be "punished." A few hours after the shocking MSNBC i…
By Melissah Yang

Updates To The EgyptAir Hijacking

On Tuesday morning, EgyptAir Flight MS181 was hijacked while en route to Alexandria from Cairo and landed in nearby Cyprus. The Airbus A320 was carrying more than 50 people when its pilot was reportedly threatened by a person wearing a suicide belt. …
By Melissah Yang

Hijacked EgyptAir Plane Lands In Cyprus

According to officials, a hijacked EgyptAir plane carrying more than 80 passengers landed in Cyprus Tuesday morning, and a bomb was suspected to be on board. Flight MS181, which was flying from Alexandria to Cairo, landed at Larnaca airport on the Me…
By Melissah Yang

Check Out Ivanka Trump's Baby Boy — PHOTO

The Trump family has a yuuuuge addition: Ivanka Trump gave birth to baby Theodore on Easter Sunday, and the Donald's daughter wasn't shy to share the first snapshot of the little bundle of joy. Ivanka shared the happy news via Twitter by tweeting, "J…
By Melissah Yang

Was Brussels Suspect Najim Laachraoui Arrested?

Update: On Wednesday, Belgian officials confirmed that Najim has not been arrested and is still on the run. Earlier: In a stunning development, Belgian newspaper La Dernière Heure reports that Najim Laachraoui was arrested in Brussels on Wednesday, j…
By Melissah Yang

Airport Security Increases After Brussels Attacks

Soon after two terrifying explosions took place at Brussels Airport on Tuesday, international airports across the world amped up security and deployed larger numbers of personnel as cautionary measures. Travelers were advised to arrive early for more…
By Melissah Yang

Najim Laachraoui & Salah Abdeslam Knew Each Other

A day after terrorist attacks rocked Brussels, the third suspect, who's still at large, was identified by state media as Najim Laachraoui. It's a name familiar to Belgian authorities, who was already on the lookout for him because Laachraoui and Sala…
By Melissah Yang

Third Brussels Suspect Has Been Identified

Belgian authorities are on the hunt for the third Brussels suspect who was identified by Belgian media outlets Wednesday as Najim Laachraoui. Airport security footage showed a man believed to be Laachraoui dropping his bomb, which did not detonate, a…
By Melissah Yang

Oops, Those Aren't Belgium's Colors

A well-meaning gesture turned a little awkward Tuesday evening when One World Trade Center was lit in the wrong flag colors after the senseless terrorist attacks that took place in Belgium earlier in the day. The spire of the iconic building, which s…
By Melissah Yang

State Dept. Issues Travel Warning To Europe

The three explosions that took place in Brussels on Tuesday has put the entire world on high alert. At least 34 people were confirmed dead and another 250 people injured, though officials have yet to release official numbers on the victims as of Wedn…
By Melissah Yang

Brussels Airport, Subway Hit In Terror Attacks

Less than two hours after two blasts blew through Brussels Airport, more explosions reportedly took place in metro stations throughout the Belgian capital. National Belga news agency reports Maelbeek and Schuman metro stations suffered explosions and…
By Melissah Yang