Mom shares heartbreaking birthday letter penned by epileptic teen daughter who died a day after

Mom shares heartbreaking birthday letter penned by epileptic teen daughter who died a day after
Mom shares heartbreaking birthday letter penned by epileptic teen daughter who died a day after

Tanya Russell's daughter died just one day after her 44th birthday. Now, close to a year-and-a-half later, she has shared a letter the teen wrote for her birthday

Cheyanne Harris: Mother sentenced to life without parole after 4-month-old son found dead

Cheyanne Harris: Mother sentenced to life without parole after 4-month-old son found dead
Cheyanne Harris: Mother sentenced to life without parole after 4-month-old son found dead

22-year-old Cheyanne Harris was seen in court showing no emotions on February 19 as she was sentenced in New Hampton to the state-mandated penalty

Scary movies make you fat: Stress triggered by such movies has you grabbing junk food for comfort

Scary movies make you fat: Stress triggered by such movies has you grabbing junk food for comfort
Scary movies make you fat: Stress triggered by such movies has you grabbing junk food for comfort

Researchers at Lebanese American University in New York believe that this is the first study to to observe and assess the effect that movies have on our diet and appetite.

Man pleads guilty to murder, rape and dismemberment of 14-year-old being fostered by girlfriend

Man pleads guilty to murder, rape and dismemberment of 14-year-old being fostered by girlfriend
Man pleads guilty to murder, rape and dismemberment of 14-year-old being fostered by girlfriend

The couple is said to have planned the murder of the victim as early as 2015 and finally executed their vile plan in July 2016.

Woman who fled to Syria to become bride of ISIS terrorist says she spent first night in "blood-stained torture chamber"

Woman who fled to Syria to become bride of ISIS terrorist says she spent first night in "blood-stained torture chamber"
Woman who fled to Syria to become bride of ISIS terrorist says she spent first night in "blood-stained torture chamber"

26-year-old Derya O., who is now in the custody of German authorities, revealed the details of her life as the wife of an ISIS terrorist.

American Jihadi ISIS bride faces 60 years in prison if she gets her wish to return to the US

American Jihadi ISIS bride faces 60 years in prison if she gets her wish to return to the US
American Jihadi ISIS bride faces 60 years in prison if she gets her wish to return to the US

Hoda Muthana, currently in a refugee camp in Syria, faces a potential terrorism prosecution and a 60-year prison term if she gets her wish to return to the US, legal experts say.

Former Philly detective arrested, accused of grooming and sexually assaulting male witnesses

Former Philly detective arrested, accused of grooming and sexually assaulting male witnesses
Former Philly detective arrested, accused of grooming and sexually assaulting male witnesses

52-year-old Philip Nordo was arraigned this week and was ordered to be held without bond. His lawyer stated the former detective's intent to fight the case.

Jihad bride Shamima Begum's British citizenship revoked, family to challenge decision

Jihad bride Shamima Begum's British citizenship revoked, family to challenge decision
Jihad bride Shamima Begum's British citizenship revoked, family to challenge decision

Shamima Begum left the UK along with two school friends, when she was 15-years-old in 2014, and came into the spotlight last week when she pleaded to come back to her home country

65 feet tall statue of Donald Trump dressed as a Warhammer warrior unveiled in Italy

65 feet tall statue of Donald Trump dressed as a Warhammer warrior unveiled in Italy
65 feet tall statue of Donald Trump dressed as a Warhammer warrior unveiled in Italy

The armored knees on Trump portrayed the Statue of Liberty's head, while his enormous shoulders carried the Russian leader on one side and an American bald eagle on the other

Woman who called Michelle Obama 'ape in heels' defrauded FEMA of $18k during 2016 West Virginia flood

Woman who called Michelle Obama 'ape in heels' defrauded FEMA of $18k during 2016 West Virginia flood
Woman who called Michelle Obama 'ape in heels' defrauded FEMA of $18k during 2016 West Virginia flood

The Department of Justice said that the woman, identified as Pamela Taylor, falsely registered for more than $18,000 in FEMA disaster relief for the 2016 flood in West Virginia

Michigan powerlifter moves two-ton SUV to save man pinned underneath it after accident

Michigan powerlifter moves two-ton SUV to save man pinned underneath it after accident
Michigan powerlifter moves two-ton SUV to save man pinned underneath it after accident

29-year-old Ryan Belcher is being hailed as a hero after his actions helped save the life of a man who was trapped under the SUV after the accident.

"White Knight" Joe donor on world tour to impregnate thousands of women with his "super sperm"

"White Knight" Joe donor on world tour to impregnate thousands of women with his "super sperm"
"White Knight" Joe donor on world tour to impregnate thousands of women with his "super sperm"

The 47-year-old Joe Donor told '60 Minutes' he has traveled to Australia in a bid to impregnate more women and boost his numbers

Police release eerie footage of UFO-like object hovering in the sky during thunderstorm: 'We are not alone'

Police release eerie footage of UFO-like object hovering in the sky during thunderstorm: 'We are not alone'
Police release eerie footage of UFO-like object hovering in the sky during thunderstorm: 'We are not alone'

The video, which was taken during a thunderstorm, immediately sparked speculations on social media about aliens, including the Broome Police Department themselves

Journalist who watched Ted Bundy die slams media's interest in the serial killer, says he 'doesn't deserve to be remembered'

Journalist who watched Ted Bundy die slams media's interest in the serial killer, says he 'doesn't deserve to be remembered'
Journalist who watched Ted Bundy die slams media's interest in the serial killer, says he 'doesn't deserve to be remembered'

Tim Swarens, who is an opinion editor and columnist, was one of the 42 people who were present to witness Bundy's death by electrocution inside the Florida State Prison execution chamber on January 24, 1989

Alabama newspaper editor calls for the KKK's return to 'clean out DC'

Alabama newspaper editor calls for the KKK's return to 'clean out DC'
Alabama newspaper editor calls for the KKK's return to 'clean out DC'

Democrat-Reporter's Goodloe Sutton also compared the KKK to civil rights group NAACP and added that the violence unleashed by the KKK was justified

Horse dies from sugar overdose after burglars feed her 20-kilo bag of carrots to keep her quiet during robbery

Horse dies from sugar overdose after burglars feed her 20-kilo bag of carrots to keep her quiet during robbery
Horse dies from sugar overdose after burglars feed her 20-kilo bag of carrots to keep her quiet during robbery

23-year-old Francesca Maples had to take the heartwrenching decision to put her horse down last week after she suffered from a sugar overload due to the actions of some robbers

British tourist who infamously slapped immigration officer in Bali shares pic claiming she's being tortured in jail

British tourist who infamously slapped immigration officer in Bali shares pic claiming she's being tortured in jail
British tourist who infamously slapped immigration officer in Bali shares pic claiming she's being tortured in jail

Auj-e Taqaddas, 43, a former radiology specialist at the Royal Marsden Hospital in London, compared her handlers in Bali custody to journalist Jamal Khashoggi's killers.

Indonesian authorities apologize for using snake to interrogate man suspected of stealing phones

Indonesian authorities apologize for using snake to interrogate man suspected of stealing phones
Indonesian authorities apologize for using snake to interrogate man suspected of stealing phones

The footage shows the man screaming in fright as his interrogators can be heard laughing and repeatedly pushing the snake's head onto the man's face

World's most expensive 'fake'? The $450 million Salvator Mundi vanishes after its authenticity is questioned

World's most expensive 'fake'? The $450 million Salvator Mundi vanishes after its authenticity is questioned
World's most expensive 'fake'? The $450 million Salvator Mundi vanishes after its authenticity is questioned

Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi' has not been seen in public since it was sold by Christie's in 2017, and doubters claim it's because the painting is a fake.

Former Seattle Seahawks player Anthony “TJ” Cunningham shot dead in Colorado over a parking spot

Former Seattle Seahawks player Anthony “TJ” Cunningham shot dead in Colorado over a parking spot
Former Seattle Seahawks player Anthony “TJ” Cunningham shot dead in Colorado over a parking spot

According to the local sheriff's office, the duo met in a parking lot between two middle schools to settle their long-running parking spot feud.

"If teachers have it, why not parents": Tennessee Rep explains school dress code for parents

"If teachers have it, why not parents": Tennessee Rep explains school dress code for parents
"If teachers have it, why not parents": Tennessee Rep explains school dress code for parents

Democratic State Rep. Antonio Parkinson while talking to MEAWW said the legislation aims to put in place a code on how people are expected to behave when visiting schools

Overweight Chinese woman who claims to be a 'virgin' and 'never had a boyfriend' gives birth to baby boy

Overweight Chinese woman who claims to be a 'virgin' and 'never had a boyfriend' gives birth to baby boy
Overweight Chinese woman who claims to be a 'virgin' and 'never had a boyfriend' gives birth to baby boy

Medics finally agreed to perform an emergency C-section on the woman and she had a healthy baby boy on February 6, the second day of the new lunar year

Teen spent 3 months in hospital after bullies tell her "you're going to kill yourself' in sickening video

Teen spent 3 months in hospital after bullies tell her "you're going to kill yourself' in sickening video
Teen spent 3 months in hospital after bullies tell her "you're going to kill yourself' in sickening video

Amber Panozza ended up spending three months in hospital with anxiety-induced malnutrition after she went through years of cyber-bullying which caused her to stop eating completely

Michael Jackson hit 'You Are Not Alone' was written by R Kelly and hides a highly "sinister" message

Michael Jackson hit 'You Are Not Alone' was written by R Kelly and hides a highly "sinister" message
Michael Jackson hit 'You Are Not Alone' was written by R Kelly and hides a highly "sinister" message

Lizette Martinez in 'Surviving R Kelly' claims the 1995 Michael Jackson hit was actually written by R Kelly after he allegedly impregnated her when she was in senior high school.

Fashion legend Karl Lagerfeld dead at the age of 85

Fashion legend Karl Lagerfeld dead at the age of 85
Fashion legend Karl Lagerfeld dead at the age of 85

Karl Lagerfeld passed away after reports of him being ill for the past few weeks and having to miss two of Chanel's haute couture shows.

Bernie Sanders 2020: Senator declares he's running for president in upcoming elections

Bernie Sanders 2020: Senator declares he's running for president in upcoming elections
Bernie Sanders 2020: Senator declares he's running for president in upcoming elections

One of the biggest questions surrounding Sanders' candidacy is how he'll compete against someone like Elizabeth Warren, who shares many of his policy goals.

Normandy villagers protest British D-Day memorial because it "cuts the view over the sea"

Normandy villagers protest British D-Day memorial because it "cuts the view over the sea"
Normandy villagers protest British D-Day memorial because it "cuts the view over the sea"

Several residents of Ver-sur-Mer are against the memorial because of the influx of tourists it will trigger and the impact of it on the environment.

Piers Morgan writes fiery op-ed telling jihadi ISIS brides wanting to come back to 'rot in hell' with their terrorist husbands

Piers Morgan writes fiery op-ed telling jihadi ISIS brides wanting to come back to 'rot in hell' with their terrorist husbands
Piers Morgan writes fiery op-ed telling jihadi ISIS brides wanting to come back to 'rot in hell' with their terrorist husbands

British journalist Piers Morgan tore into Jihadi ISIS brides Hoda Muthana and Shamima Begum after they pleaded to be accepted back into their own respective countries.

Jessica Chambers murder: Four years after teen was burned to death, her case still remains a mystery

 Jessica Chambers murder: Four years after teen was burned to death, her case still remains a mystery
Jessica Chambers murder: Four years after teen was burned to death, her case still remains a mystery

The family of 19-year-old Jessica Chambers is still trying to bring their daughter's killer to justice, with two trials of a suspect ending with no verdict

Singer Charo's husband Kjell Rasten commits suicide aged 79: Reports

Singer Charo's husband Kjell Rasten commits suicide aged 79: Reports
Singer Charo's husband Kjell Rasten commits suicide aged 79: Reports

Charo's husband of more than 40 years passed away after succumbing to a self-inflicted gunshot wound on Monday

Couple slams hospital for death of their baby who suffered a fatal brain injury during his birth: 'Their actions killed our son'

Couple slams hospital for death of their baby who suffered a fatal brain injury during his birth: 'Their actions killed our son'
Couple slams hospital for death of their baby who suffered a fatal brain injury during his birth: 'Their actions killed our son'

The newborn did not breathe for 26 minutes after he was born and died in the arms of his heartbroken parents on March 12 when they made the decision to take him off life support

Jihadi bride Shamima Begum "ready to face prison" if allowed back into the UK, says report

Jihadi bride Shamima Begum "ready to face prison" if allowed back into the UK, says report
Jihadi bride Shamima Begum "ready to face prison" if allowed back into the UK, says report

The claims come just a day after the 19-year-old mother pleaded she was just a 'housewife' during her time in war-torn Syria.

Tiger found in garage of abandoned Houston residence finds new home at Murchison sanctuary

Tiger found in garage of abandoned Houston residence finds new home at Murchison sanctuary
Tiger found in garage of abandoned Houston residence finds new home at Murchison sanctuary

The Cleveland Armory Black Beauty Ranch currently has temporary ownership of the tiger and is expected to be given full ownership soon.

US airlines to change ticketing process to allow passengers to choose a non-binary option under gender

US airlines to change ticketing process to allow passengers to choose a non-binary option under gender
US airlines to change ticketing process to allow passengers to choose a non-binary option under gender

The airlines' sites will soon include gender option choices like undisclosed or unspecified. Reports state that there could also be an additional optional title of Mx.

Sea World San Diego scare: 16 people rescued after being trapped on the Skyride for hours

Sea World San Diego scare: 16 people rescued after being trapped on the Skyride for hours
Sea World San Diego scare: 16 people rescued after being trapped on the Skyride for hours

Rescue teams were reportedly brought in at around 7:20 p.m after 16 people were stuck on five different gondolas in the theme park.

3 children, 1 woman dead in Michigan shooting near Cedar Springs, police say

3 children, 1 woman dead in Michigan shooting near Cedar Springs, police say
3 children, 1 woman dead in Michigan shooting near Cedar Springs, police say

Sheriff Michelle LaJoye-Young from Kent County Sheriff's Office did not reveal any information about the victims or if they were related in any way

Police bodycam footage reveals moment when knife-wielding man gets gunned down after beheading girlfriend in apartment

Police bodycam footage reveals moment when knife-wielding man gets gunned down after beheading girlfriend in apartment
Police bodycam footage reveals moment when knife-wielding man gets gunned down after beheading girlfriend in apartment

Officers were called to a suspected domestic violence incident in Seattle and had to force open the door to the apartment on February 7 at about 3:30 am

Aurora shooting victim's wife reveals heartbreaking final text sent to her by husband

Aurora shooting victim's wife reveals heartbreaking final text sent to her by husband
Aurora shooting victim's wife reveals heartbreaking final text sent to her by husband

Josh Pinkard was among the five people who were shot dead by Gary Martin, who went on a shooting spree after being fired from water valve manufacturer Henry Pratt Co

Sailor in iconic photo of Times Square kiss at end of World War II passes away aged 95

Sailor in iconic photo of Times Square kiss at end of World War II passes away aged 95
Sailor in iconic photo of Times Square kiss at end of World War II passes away aged 95

George Mendonsa passed away at his assisted living facility in Middletown, Rhode Island, where he had lived with his wife of 71 years.

Teen who allegedly raped and murdered Alesha MacPhail searched 'how do police find DNA' online a day after her body was found

Teen who allegedly raped and murdered Alesha MacPhail searched 'how do police find DNA' online a day after her body was found
Teen who allegedly raped and murdered Alesha MacPhail searched 'how do police find DNA' online a day after her body was found

Alesha was found naked and lying face down close to an abandoned hotel on the Isle of Bute in Scotland on July 2 last year, only hours after she was reported missing

11-year-old arrested in school after allegedly refusing to stand for Pledge of Allegiance

11-year-old arrested in school after allegedly refusing to stand for Pledge of Allegiance
11-year-old arrested in school after allegedly refusing to stand for Pledge of Allegiance

The boy was reportedly charged with disrupting a school function and resisting arrest without violence on February 4.

Colin Kaepernick may be back in the NFL with New England Patriots or Carolina Panthers, says lawyer

Colin Kaepernick may be back in the NFL with New England Patriots or Carolina Panthers, says lawyer
Colin Kaepernick may be back in the NFL with New England Patriots or Carolina Panthers, says lawyer

Lawyer Mark Geragos, representing the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, is confident that his client will be given a way back into the NFL.

Pennsylvania woman accused of raping underage teen relative as boyfriend forcefully held him down

Pennsylvania woman accused of raping underage teen relative as boyfriend forcefully held him down
Pennsylvania woman accused of raping underage teen relative as boyfriend forcefully held him down

24-year-old Brittany Sheetz faces criminal charges of rape, incest of a minor, corruption of minors, indecent assault of a person less than 16 years of age among other charges

Tiffany Senter won't let cystic fibrosis and multiple lung transplants stand in the way of her dream

Tiffany Senter won't let cystic fibrosis and multiple lung transplants stand in the way of her dream
Tiffany Senter won't let cystic fibrosis and multiple lung transplants stand in the way of her dream

Cystic fibrosis is a chronic genetic disease that causes sticky fluid to build up in the organs including the pancreas, liver, kidneys, and intestine

Ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner out of prison after sexting 15-year-old girl, starts pre-release program in half-way house

Ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner out of prison after sexting 15-year-old girl, starts pre-release program in half-way house
Ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner out of prison after sexting 15-year-old girl, starts pre-release program in half-way house

Weiner will be free from custody three months earlier than his intended sentence on account of good behavior and he has been now transferred to a halfway house in New York.

'10 days from death': Young man reveals how he was starved, beaten, stabbed and burned by girlfriend for years

'10 days from death': Young man reveals how he was starved, beaten, stabbed and burned by girlfriend for years
'10 days from death': Young man reveals how he was starved, beaten, stabbed and burned by girlfriend for years

Alex Skeel was a victim of mental and physical abuse at the hands of his ex-girlfriend, who became the first UK female to be convicted of controlling or coercive behavior.

Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine may go into witness protection after testifying against fellow gang members

Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine may go into witness protection after testifying against fellow gang members
Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine may go into witness protection after testifying against fellow gang members

As a part of the plea deal, the 22-year-old has agreed to testify against fellow gang members and revealed his involvement in numerous crimes.

With Perinatal Depression on the rise, doctors urge early counselling for pregnant women

With Perinatal Depression on the rise, doctors urge early counselling for pregnant women
With Perinatal Depression on the rise, doctors urge early counselling for pregnant women

A board of researchers and clinicians came to the conclusion that counseling was the best way to combat depression in pregnant women and young mothers

Toasting bread and turkey roasts release dangerous level of "fine particles" that can cause serious health hazards: Study

Toasting bread and turkey roasts release dangerous level of "fine particles" that can cause serious health hazards: Study
Toasting bread and turkey roasts release dangerous level of "fine particles" that can cause serious health hazards: Study

University of Texas researchers found safest way to heat bread is to 'go for gold' after it was found that toasters release toxic particles the moment they are turned on.