Thursday March 23, 2017

Archive for the ‘Sad’ Category

Parliament shooting: Man shot at Westminster Bridge

A knife-wielding attacker was shot by armed police in the grounds of Parliament today after pedestrians were mowed down on Westminster Bridge. More than 10 people are said to have been hit by a car on Westminster Bridge after a vehicle described as a ’4×4′ reportedly drove into pedestrians and cyclists.  More…

Chuck Berry, a Founding Father of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Dies

Chuck Berry, the singer, songwriter and guitar great who practically defined rock music with his impeccably twangy hits “Maybellene,” “Roll Over Beethoven,” “Memphis,” “My Ding-a-Ling,” “Sweet Little Sixteen,” and classic “Johnny B. Goode” has died. He was 90.  More…

Pregnant teen killed by train while taking photos on tracks

A pregnant Texas teen was fatally struck by a train on Friday while posing on the railroad tracks for modeling photos. Frezania “Zanie” Thompson, 19, tried to cross the tracks to dodge one train, but was hit by the one coming from the other direction.  More…

The most insane deaths seen by an NYC medical examiner

“If you really want to learn forensic pathology, do a rotation in New York City,” her chief resident said. “All kinds of great ways to die there.” Including, but not limited to: plummeting down a manhole, attack by egg-roll machine, miscalculating the tensile strength of cable cord and scaffolding collapse.  More…

Post-surgery stroke killed Bill Paxton

Bill Paxton, the popular actor who appeared in “Aliens,” “Twister” and “Apollo 13,” died of complications from surgery for an aneurysm that resulted in a stroke, according to his death certificate. The report shows that Paxton, 61, underwent valve replacement surgery. He later had a fatal stroke on Feb. 25 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in LA.  More…

Beau Biden’s widow having affair with his married brother

The widow of Joe Biden‘s late son Beau Biden has started a romantic relationship with her former brother-in-law, Hunter Biden, the former vice president’s younger son. The astonishing family drama caps a difficult period for the Bidens following the death of Beau at age 46.  More…

Oscars 2017 In Memoriam Snubs Garry Shandling, Robert Vaughn

Dan Ireland and Doris Roberts were also among the notable names who were left out of the ceremony’s video tribute. The 89th Academy Awards paid tribute to notable film industry figures who passed away over the past year with its annual "In Memoriam" tribute.  More…

Actor Bill Paxton Dead Due to Complications from Surgery

Bill Paxton, the actor known for starring in films such as "Twister" and "Apollo 13," died on Saturday due to complications from surgery, according to his family. He was 61.  More…

Magician Daryl Easton accidentally hanged himself

Renowned magician Daryl Easton accidentally hanged himself in a dressing room at Hollywood’s Magic Castle on Friday night — right before he was due to take the stage at the famed magicians’ clubhouse. Employees found Easton, 61, fully clothed with a bag over his head, Reuters reported.  More…

Woman falls to her death from Oculus escalator

An adventure-loving substitute teacher from New Jersey fell to her death in the World Trade Center’s Oculus transit hub — toppling off a high escalator while reaching for a hat dropped by her twin sister.  More…

Dr. Jennifer Ashton Embarrases Husband in Front of Millions


ABC News health correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton sexts while making fun of her husband, noted thoracic surgeon Dr. Robert Ashton, on air in front of 2 million people in a segment of “The Doctors.” Dr. Ashton later killed himself by jumping off the George Washington Bridge just 2 weeks after the couple divorced.

Surgeon who jumped to his death left note to call his ex

“Call my wife.” Prominent local surgeon Robert Ashton Jr. scribbled down the phone number of his recent ex, ABC News chief medical correspondent Jennifer Ashton, and a request to call her before jumping from the George Washington Bridge over the weekend.  More…

ABC health reporter Dr. Jennifer Ashton’s recently divorced ex-husband jumps from bridge

The divorced ex-husband of ABC News’ Chief Women’s Health Correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton tragically took his own life on Saturday in New Jersey. Dr. Robert C. Ashton Jr., 52, a noted thoracic surgeon, tragically jumped to his death from the George Washington Bridge. Jennifer took to social media and wrote their hearts were ‘broken’ over his death.  More…

Jamie Lynn Spears’ Daughter Maddie, Warnings and Lawsuits Over ATV

Jamie Lynn Spears’ daughter, Maddie, probably should not have been a driver or a passenger in the Polaris that flipped over and critically injured her, with the company stating in it’s manual: “Never allow a child under age 10 to operate or ride as a passenger in this vehicle.”  More…

NY Jogger murder suspect: I strangled her because ‘I was angry’

The man accused of killing Karina Vetrano told cops he strangled the beautiful Queens jogger simply because he was in a bad mood, law-enforcement sources told The Post on Sunday. “I was angry. I had some issues at home. I just lost it. When I saw her, I just hit her and kept hitting her. I hit her and choked her,’’ said unemployed Chanel Lewis, 20, according to sources.  More…