Thursday February 23, 2017

Archive for the ‘Shocking’ Category

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.

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…

Tom Brady, Patriots rewrite Super Bowl record book with epic, 34-28 OT win

Tom Brady and the Patriots rewrote the history books and the storylines last night with their epic, 34-28 victory against the Falcons in Super Bowl LI. They trailed 28-3 midway through the third quarter before ripping off the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history. Prior to this, the Pats’ 10-point comeback two years ago against the Seahawks had set the bar.  More…

8 men are as rich as half the world

The gap between the super-rich and the poorest half of the global population is starker than previously thought, with just eight men, from Bill Gates to Michael Bloomberg, owning as much wealth as 3.6 billion people, according to an analysis by Oxfam.  More…

Allman Brothers drummer Butch Trucks shot himself in head

Butch Trucks, the gifted drummer who co-founded classic rock’s  Allman Brothers Band, died after he shot himself in front of his wife of 25 years. The 69-year-old rocker’s entourage and police in West Palm Beach tried to keep the cause of his death hidden from the public. Trucks was hounded by the IRS, and last year, they filed two liens against his condo to force Trucks to pay additional taxes for a total of $540,000.  More…

Senior Secret Service agent suggests she wouldn’t take ‘a bullet’ for Trump

A senior U.S. Secret Service agent posted Facebook condemnations of President Trump during the past seven months, including one in which she said she wouldn’t want to "take a bullet" for him. She explained herself saying she viewed his presidential candidacy as a "disaster" for the country, and especially for women and minorities.  More…

CNN panelist Marc Lamont Hill: Steve Harvey and other black people that meet with Trump are “mediocre Negroes”

CNN analyst Marc Lamont Hill’s response to Steve Harvey and other blacks meeting Trump: “Yeah, it was a bunch of mediocre Negroes being dragged in front of TV as a photo-op for Donald Trump’s exploitative campaign against black people.   More…

Debbie Reynolds dies day after daughter Carrie Fisher

Hollywood legend Debbie Reynolds — who graced the silver screen, Broadway, and television during her decades-long career — reportedly died Wednesday at an LA hospital after suffering a stroke. The 84-year-old actress and singer was rushed to the hospital Wednesday. “She wanted to be with Carrie.”  More…

8-year-old boy dies after tombstone falls on him

An 8-year-old boy died in Lynn, Arkansas while attending a birthday party at a church. According to police, the boy was playing in a nearby cemetery when a large tombstone fell on him. The boy was taken to the Lawrence Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.  More…

The moment Turkish assassin gunned down ambassador

SHOCKING new video shows the Turkish anti-terror cop pacing behind the Russian ambassador in Ankara as the cop fidgets, checks his inner jacket pocket and finally pulls out his semiautomatic and guns down the diplomat.  More…

Mother of bride killed when tree fell during wedding

The California wedding guest killed by a falling tree was the mother the bride, officials revealed Monday. The woman was killed, and four others were injured — including a 4-year-old girl left critical — when the tree fell on the wedding party posing for photos over the weekend.  More…

Christmas terror attack in Berlin kills 9 and injures 50

A truck has plowed into a Christmas market in Berlin, killing nine people and injuring 50 people with terrifying echoes of the Nice attack.  More…

Yahoo laughs off hack disaster with lavish office bash

A billion e-mail accounts got hacked, you say? Break out the bubbly! Yahoo employees filled a bathtub with ice and champagne at a cup-runneth-over office Christmas party Thursday night — despite the fact that the tech giant had just disclosed it was the victim of the biggest cyber-attack in history.  More…

Georgia Secretary of State says cyberattacks linked back to DHS

The Georgia Secretary of State’s Office now confirms 10 separate cyberattacks on its network were all traced back to U.S. Department of Homeland Security addresses. In an exclusive interview, a visibly frustrated Secretary of State Brian Kemp confirmed the attacks of different levels on his agency’s network over the last 10 months. He says they all traced back to DHS internet provider addresses.  More…