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This morning’s shooting at the Washington Navy Yard is still an active scene, but from what we’ve learned so far and all the photos we’ve seen, we should all be praying not only for the victims, but every single person in the area, as the events are still unfolding. Here is what we know so […]

UPDATE: 8:30 PM EST TMZ has released photographs from the accident. It was also revealed that Dr. King’s sister, Christine King Farris, was on the bus at the time of the accident. His daughter, Bernice King, was not on the bus. To see the rest of the photos, click here. —– We’re learning that the family of […]

Lee Thompson Young, who played the main character on Disney’s The Famous Jett Jackson, has died after what officials believe is a suicide. He was 29. TMZ reports: Sources tell us Young’s body was discovered with a gun shot wound that appears to be self-inflicted. Young currently appears in the TNT show “Rizzoli & Isles” — […]

UPDATE: 1:15 PM EST According to the FDNY, the bridge fire on the lower level of the Queensboro Bridge is under control. —– Officials are reporting that an explosion has closed the Queensboro Bridge in Manhattan. A vehicle fire seems to be the cause of the explosion, which left of cloud of black smoke trailing […]

Lisa Robin Kelly, the actress who played Eric Forman’s older sister on That ’70s Show, has died. She was 43 years old. According to TMZ: “…The actress passed away in her sleep Wednesday night in California. Kelly had been in a downward spiral for the past couple of years — she was arrested at least […]

Sean Sasser, who was well known for dating Real World star Pedro Zamora in the 1990s, has passed away from a rare form of lung cancer. Sean often made appearances on Real World: San Francisco and even had a commitment ceremony with Pedro before he died in 1994. Pedro was diagnosed with HIV. The news broke […]

This weekend during sex-trafficking raids conducted by the FBI, more than 100 teenagers were rescued and a number of pimps were arrested. The raids, which encompassed more than 70 cities, were the largest to date that focused on the recovery of sexually exploited children. The youngest child rescued was 13-years-old. According to ABC: The raids […]

Ariel Castro, accused of holding three women captive in his home for over a decade, has agreed to plead guilty in a deal to avoid the death penalty. The Cleveland Kidnapper is entering the plea Friday. In exchange, prosecutors said the 53-year-old Castro would be sentenced to life without parole plus 1,000 years. Castro had […]

A train in north-western Spain came off the tracks and crashed, killing 35 and injuring more than 50. Local reports say the accident is the worst in Spain for four decades. According to BBC: All 13 carriages left the tracks, and four carriages overturned completely. The train carried more than 200 passengers, and was on […]

A federal judge has ruled that a new North Dakota law that would ban abortions after 6 weeks is “unconstitutional” and “invalid.” U.S District Judge Daniel Hovland in Bismarck, the capital, has blocked the law from taking effect. “There is no question that (the North Dakota law) is in direct contradiction to a litany of […]

UPDATE 7/21 11:08 AM EST: Got em! Charges have been filed against a sex offender in Texas who’s now accused of holding four men against their will in “deplorable” conditions, then forcing them to hand over their monthly rent checks. Walter Renard Jones, the grandson of Essie Mae Scranton, who owns the home, allegedly forced the men […]

Tragic! Investigators will try to determine if a woman who died while riding a roller coaster at a Six Flags amusement park in North Texas fell from the ride after some witnesses said she wasn’t safely secured. A spokeswoman for the park says the accident happened just after 6:30 p.m. Friday at Six Flags Over […]