Thursday April 26, 2018

Archive for the ‘Sad’ Category

Southwest explosion victim’s husband breaks his silence

The heartbroken husband of the woman partially sucked out of a Southwest Airlines flight exchanged one last “love you” with her before she died — and recalled the moment he had to tell their children “Mommy’s not going to come home.”  More…

Tourists find bullet-riddled body on Acapulco beach

Chilling pictures of a man lying dead in the sand in crime-plagued Acapulco encapsulates the brutal violence gripping the once-idyllic tourist hotspot in Mexico. Acapulco is still in the midst of its worst crime wave in a decade with as many as 12 people murdered every day.  More…

‘Night Court’ star Harry Anderson dead at 65

“Night Court” star Harry Anderson died in North Carolina on Monday, police said. Cops found the 65-year-old TV actor dead in his home in Asheville at 6:41 a.m. and “no foul play is suspected.”  More…

Woman embalmed alive in deadly hospital mistake

A Russian woman was embalmed alive when doctors unwittingly put her on a formaldehyde-based drip instead of saline during a surgery, according to a report Sunday.  More…

Faulty water heater blamed in Mexico vacation tragedy

The toxic gas leak that killed an Iowa family vacationing at a Mexico resort town likely came from a faulty water heater, officials said.  More…

300-pound MTA worker falls to his death when railing snaps

A 300-pound transit worker died Tuesday morning when the railing he was leaning against broke — sending him plummeting about 20 feet to a lower level in an East Harlem train station, police said.  More…

Nun says she’s broke after legal battle with Katy Perry

An 80-year-old cancer-stricken LA nun says she’s so broke that she doesn’t know where her next meal will come from — because Katy Perry bought the sister’s convent for some $14 million, setting off a take-no-prisoners legal battle. Perry said she wants the 22,000-square-foot Mediterranean-inspired property so that she can “sip green tea and find herself.’’  More…

Student carrying Trump flag assaulted during school walkout

A student carrying a flag emblazoned with the word “Trump” was assaulted outside of a high school in Minneapolis during Wednesday’s National School Walkout, police said. The flag-waving student was confronted by two classmates at Southwest High School as students gathered outside early Wednesday to protest gun violence.  More…

Nun Embroiled in Katy Perry Legal Conflict Dies

Sister Catherine Rose Holzman of the Archidiocese of Los Angeles, one of the nuns embroiled in a legal battle over the sale of a convent that musician Katy Perry hoped to purchase, died on Friday at the age of 89.  More…

What the hell happened to Heather Locklear?

A darling of high-powered TV producer Aaron Spelling, Locklear had it all: starring roles in the hit series of the day such as “Dynasty” and “Melrose Place,’’ plus back-to-back marriages to two of the world’s biggest rockers. But her fairy-tale streak has ended with a thud.  More…

‘Obit Bandit’ Broke Into Homes While Residents Attended Funerals

Police arrested a man dubbed the “obit bandit” after he allegedly broke into several homes while residents attended funerals or wakes. Plymouth resident Randy Brunelle, 35, was found guilty in 2012 of breaking into the home of a Sandwich police officer’s mother while the officer attended her funeral. He served 18 months in jail for the crime.  More…

“Everyone predicted it”

"Everyone predicted it," a student said about the Parkland school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz.  More…

Kim Cattrall’s missing brother found dead

The brother of “Sex and the City” star Kim Cattrall – who was reported missing Sunday morning on social media by his worried sister after he disappeared from his Canadian home five days ago – is dead.  More…

Host kills himself after accidentally killing his best friend at birthday party

A Michigan man celebrating his birthday committed suicide moments after he accidentally killed his best friend, cops said. Zachary Woodcock invited friends over for his 21st birthday party and at some point pulled out a gun that he fired unintentionally, killing his friend, 21-year-old Richard Cody Skillman. He then went outside and turned the firearm on himself.  More…

Reporter covering school shooting learns suspect is her son

It’s the scoop no reporter would ever want. A local newswoman uncovered a horrific personal story after rushing to cover last week’s shooting at a western Kentucky high school: the 15-year-old boy who had allegedly shot and killed two classmates was her own son.  More…