Tag Archives: Breaking news

There’s a Plane on Fire at Boston’s Logan Airport

Yikes.

Gunman Who Killed Seven at UCSB Made a Sickening Video Explaining He Did It Because Girls Wouldn’t Sleep With Him

22-year-old gunman Elliot Rodger made a sickening YouTube video about "retribution" hours before a shooting spree at the University of Santa Barbara.

7 Dead, 7 Injured in Mass Shooting at UC 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

News Station In Tupelo, Mississippi Evacuates On Live-TV When a Tornado Slams Into the City

Absolutely terrifying. A television station in Tupelo, Mississippi was forced to evacuate when a tornado touched down in the middle of the city.

STOP EVERYTHING: Australia Says It May Have Found Wreckage From Missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 In The Indian Ocean

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott  says Australia may have found imagery related to a Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, the jetliner missing for […]

Shots Fired at Purdue University, One Person in Custody

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

A Gunman Has Been Spotted on Yale’s Campus

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;

A Bro Witness Is on the Scene on Capitol Hill

I have never wanted to see video of an interview more than right now.

Shots Fired at U.S. Capitol; Building on Lockdown

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

World War II Veterans Stormed the Closed WWII Memorial on the National Mall

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

12 People Now Dead in Washington Navy Yard Shooting

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

At Least Four Reportedly Dead, 10 Injured in Navy Yard Shooting

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

Cleveland Kidnapper Ariel Castro Found Dead in Prison Cell

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

Supreme Court Declares Defense of Marriage Act Unconstitutional, Gay Marriage Legal in California

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

Incredible, Horrifying Time Lapse Footage of the Deadly Oklahoma Tornado

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,

Oklahoma Hit With ‘Biggest Destructive Tornado in History of World,’ 51 Now Dead (UPDATE)

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,

Dad Records Massive, Chilling Fertilizer Plant Explosion In West, Texas

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

Boston Police Commissioner Says JFK Library at UMass-Boston Scene of Third Explosion

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

Know Someone Running in the Boston Marathon? Check Their Status Here

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

This Is the Guy Who Claims to Have Stopped the Lone Star College Stabber

And he's got the Instagram pics to prove it.

Two Protestors Crashed NRA Press Conference that Blamed Sandy Hook on Media, Video Games (VIDEO)

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.

President Obama Wins Time’s Person of the Year, Snubbing Kim Jong-un

BroBible Satellite Office, Pyongyang, Real Korea — Time Magazine has angered the great Red masses for the last time. After the people spoke out with

Now the Commander of U.S. and NATO Troops in Afghanistan Has a Sex Scandal

What the hell is going on here?

A Protester in Pakistan Died After Inhaling Fumes from a Burning American Flag

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

Caller Claiming to Be From al-Qaida Makes Bomb Threats at the University of Texas [UPDATE]

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

Redditor Wounded in Colorado Shooting Posts Photos from Hospital

Absolutely chilling photos and account from a Redditor in attendence:

12 Murdered in Colorado Shooting During ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

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

BREAKING: President Barack Obama Supports Same-Sex Marriage

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

Guess What?!: There’s Video of ‘Kony 2012’ Founder Jason Russell’s Drunken Naked Antics

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

Well, the Iraq War Just Ended

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

And Here’s the Yankees Fan Who Killed Qaddafi

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

Entire Russian Hockey Team Dies in Plane Crash

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

Casey Anthony Is the New Poster Girl For Apple’s News Category Apps

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

The United States Military Academy at West Point Celebrates the End of Osama Bin Laden’s Terrorism

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

Pakistani Man in Abbottabad Unknowingly Live-Tweeted the Attack on Bin Laden

Um, this is insane. A Pakistani Twitter user — Sohaib Athar aka @ReallyVirtual — who lives two to three kilometers from the compound where Osama

Send Us Your Photos and Videos of Your Bin Laden-is-Dead Celebrations

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

Terrifying Footage of a Mile-Wide Tornado Ripping Through Tuscaloosa and the University of Alabama

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

BREAKING: ‘Restrepo’ Director, Photojournalist Tim Hetherington Killed in Libya

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