A massive explosion set off fireworks at a crowded Mexico City market on Dec. 20, killing 9 people and injuring at least 60 people. We have the details on this tragedy, here.
This is heartbreaking. The Berkeley University balcony tragedy that killed six students on June 16 could have been avoided, as a new report reveals that the balcony was only ‘decorative’ and not meant to hold a large group!
Our hearts continue to go out to the families of the six students who died in the tragic Berkley University accident — Irish students Olivia Burke, 21, Eoghan Culligan, 21, Niccolai Schuster, 21, Eimear Walsh, 21, Lorcan Miller, 21, and American Ashley Donohoe, 22. The six students lost their lives when the balcony they were on collapsed and fell four stories. It’s possible that this deadly event might have been avoided, as a new report claims the balcony was only decorative and wasn’t designed to support that many people!
Cooper Stone got to throw the first pitch at the Texas Rangers game — but the mood was far from celebratory.
The last time six-year-old Cooper Stone went to a Rangers game his world was turned upside down.
The family was killed instantly when their SUV hit a tractor and burst into flames in Harriman, Tennessee on Tuesday, August 30.
Stephanie Brown and her sons, Gage, nine, Jackson, seven, and Grayson, eight months, had been visiting their great-grandmother and were returning home on State Highway 61 when the accident took place.
A firefighter trying to catch a ball plummeted 20 feet at a Texas Rangers baseball game as his son looked on.
Shannon Stone, 39, was enjoying the Texas Rangers and Oakland A’s July 7 game with his son, Cooper, 7, when he did what most fans do: try to catch a ball flying into the stands.
Rescuers pulled both mom and daughter from the rubble, but the toddler died in hospital. How sad.
Six other people were injured when the two-story building collapsed in Morriltown, Arkansas on May 16.
The father also releases odd public statements surrounding the events.
The funeral for Lashanda Armstrong, the mother who drove her van into the Hudson River to drown her four kids, will be held today — April 21. But Jean Pierre, the father of the three kids who died in the tragedy, announced her services would be separate from their children!
LaShaun was the only one of his siblings who escaped from the sinking minivan his mother, LaShanda drove into the Hudson River in Newburgh, NY on Tuesday, April 12.
LaShaun Armstrong, 10, is putting on a brave face after he was involved in one of the most talked about tragedies in recent days. On Tuesday night, April 12, LaShaun’s mother LaShanda, 25, packed her four kids, including Landon, 5, Lance, 2, and 11-month-old Lainaina, into her minivan and drove it into the Hudson River in Newburgh, NY, killing herself and her three toddlers. LaShaun escaped from the vehicle and lived to tell the heartbreaking story.
Three years after the death of her ex Heath Ledger, Michelle admits its tough juggling a Hollywood career and caring for her 5-year-old daughter – but she couldn’t imagine life without the adorable Matilda.
“You make it work. You keep getting out of bed. Sometimes it’s just because you know there’s a cup of coffee downstairs,” Michelle Williams, 30, tells USA Today about life as a single mom. Michelle and Heath Ledger broke up in September 2007, just four months before he died from an accidental overdose in his New York apartment, leaving the actress still sore from the split and facing life as a single mom to Matilda, who was just 2 at the time.
Brittany Murphy’s death was caused by “pneumonia, with prescription drugs and anemia also playing a role,” according to a Coroner’s report released Feb. 4.
Furthermore, the young actress’s tragic death was accidental and likely could have been prevented if she had been taken to a doctor, said Assistant Chief Coroner Ed Winter .
“If Brittany had community-acquired pneumonia, and had been treated with effective antibiotics within 24-48 hours of feeling ill, the likelihood of her dying would have been [around] 1%,” Dr. Brad Spellberg, associate professor of medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at Harbor-UCLA’s Medical center, explained to HollywoodLife.com
Brittany Murphy’s next door neighbor offers you a glimpse into the starlet’s private – and seemingly happy – home life
Despite speculation about their peculiar relationship, Claire Staples, who has lived next door to Brittany Murphy and Simon Monjack for the past two and a half years, tells HollywoodLife.com Dec. 22 that the couple was head over heels for each other. “They were lovely and genuinely adoring of each other,” she tells us exclusively of the last time she saw the couple together – a mere two weeks ago – before the actresses’ unexpected death on Dec. 20.
Do you believe Simon Monjack when he says he has no idea what killed his wife?
Since Brittany Murphy’s shocking death on Dec. 20, the spotlight has been hot on her husband of three years, Simon Monjack. What would he say regarding the various empty prescription pill containers found in her name on their nightstand? Why did she stop seeing most of her old friends when they got married in April 2007? Simon has finally decided to address the rumors., the first being that Brittany died of an overdose. “I can get rid of that [rumor] right now,” he says to People, claiming that his 32-year-old wife was simply trying to shake a bout of laryngitis.
Less than a month before her sudden death, Brittany Murphy said in 2010 she wanted to become a mother.
Brittany Murphy was the picture of happiness during what would be her final public appearance Dec. 3 at the opening of Tt Collection’s Pop-Up shop in LA. Although she looked thinner than usual, the 32-year old starlet radiated, walking the red carpet revealing her plans for 2010. The young actress said she dreamed of starting a family. “As far as having a New Year’s resolution, I’d love to have a child next year,” she told Access Hollywood. “But that’s kind of a large one!”
How would you feel if you lost a loved one unexpectedly?
Joely Richardson has grieved each and every single day since her big sis, Natasha, died in a freak skiing accident on March 18 of this year in Quebec, Canada. It appears that the British actress may have finally come to terms with her grief, however, and has spoken out for the first time about her feelings of loss. “You worry about your children and your elders, but I never imagined such a thing as this,” Joely said in an interview with the UK’s Tatler magazine.