Tag Archives: Breaking news
The St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri has experienced dramatic protests and unrest following the death of unarmed 18-year-old Mike Brown by the police.
22-year-old gunman Elliot Rodger made a sickening YouTube video about "retribution" hours before a shooting spree at the University of Santa Barbara.
Absolutely terrible news to wake up to this morning. 7 people are dead, including the gunman, after a mass shooting in the community of Isla
Absolutely terrifying. A television station in Tupelo, Mississippi was forced to evacuate when a tornado touched down in the middle of the city.
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott says Australia may have found imagery related to a Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, the jetliner missing for […]
Shots were fired at Purdue's Electrical Engineering Building today and one person is in custody, according to Purdue spokeswoman Liz Nichols. As of 1:20 p.m. EST, police
Multiple outlets are reporting that a gunman has been spotted on Yale's Old Campus in New Haven, CT. Shelter is place for students and faculty;
I have never wanted to see video of an interview more than right now.
The U.S. Capitol was just placed on lockdown after gunfire erupted outside the building. Luke Russert of MSNBC reported that he heard "three distinct booms" near
With today's government shutdown came mandatory closings of the country's national parks, museums, and memorials. The Mall—that enormous green space that cuts through D.C.—was completely
It gets worse and worse: 12 people are now dead in this morning's mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard, including a gunman who has
Two shooters killed four people and wounded at least 10 others at the Washington Navy Yard this morning in the latest mass shooting to hit
Ariel Castro—the Cleveland man who imprisoned three girls in his basement for a decade, and later was convicted of hundreds of counts of kidnapping and rape—was found
The Supreme Court is the center of the news world after two monumental cases passed by the nine justices this week. The first decision came
From Action News 5 in Memphis, Tennessee comes this chilling video of the massive tornado rolling through Oklahoma, where the city of Moore, just outside of Oklahoma City,
Coming on the heels of a storm that killed two in Oklahoma yesterday, a mile-wide tornado touched down 10 miles south of Oklahoma City today,
Absolutely devestating news in West, Texas, where a fertilizer plant exploded on Wednesday evening after a fire. Firefighters were fighting the fire at the time
The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library—located on the tip of the UMass-Boston campus—was the scene of a third explosion about 40 minutes ago, confirmed Boston
For anyone who has friends running the Boston Marathon, it's reportedly been difficult to make calls to those in the city, and emergency officials don't
And he's got the Instagram pics to prove it.
After a period of what NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre called "respectful silence," the gun organization finally held its big post-Sandy Hook massacre press conference today.
BroBible Satellite Office, Pyongyang, Real Korea — Time Magazine has angered the great Red masses for the last time. After the people spoke out with
What the hell is going on here?
Hard not to ignore what's been going on in world affairs lately, as the Middle East continues to experience upheaval over outrage from "The Innocence
Woah, scary threat at the University of Texas AND North Dakota State. Heads up to everyone in Fargo or down in Austin. Both campuses are
Absolutely chilling photos and account from a Redditor in attendence:
Devastating news from a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" in Aurora, Colorado. At around 12:30 a.m., a gunman entered a theater and opened fire
Barack Obama stated his support for same-sex marriage to ABC’s Robin Roberts this afternoon, a departure from his longstanding opposition. The president described his position as
Well, you knew this was coming. Via TMZ comes video footage of Jason Russell's drunken meltdown before "suffering from exhaustion, dehydration, and malnutrition." Dude, you're
President Obama just announced that the United States will withdraw all troops from Iraq by this December 2011. There are 39,000 troops remaining in the
With a golden gun no less! This dude's getting laid tonight. [Update: A Facebook reader points out that the gun is Qaddafi's and that they're
If you haven't heard the terrible news yet out of Russia, a plane carrying the entire Lokomotiv professional hockey team crashed earlier today, killing nearly
A reader just sent us the picture of a screen shot he took of his iPhone with the comment, "Look at who Apple has chosen
As AG mentioned, last night I headed down to Ground Zero to congregate with thousands of jubilant New Yorkers. The scene at Church Street and
Um, this is insane. A Pakistani Twitter user — Sohaib Athar aka @ReallyVirtual — who lives two to three kilometers from the compound where Osama
Bros everywhere are celebrating the death of Osama Bin Laden tonight. JoePA is down in Ground Zero and Tweeted the photo after the jump. The
Thoughts and prayers go out to the folks in the South affected by a catastrophic string of tornadoes that have flattened many communities in the
Horrible news out of Libya today where photojournalist Tim Hetherington has been reportedly killed while covering the front lines of the ongoing battle between Qaddafi's