Freddie Mercury: How the government and society failed one of the greatest singers of all time
Freddie Mercury: How the government and society failed one of the greatest singers of all time

The widespread prejudice against gay men, especially gay men with Aids, caused even one of the most revered icons in rock to hide his condition which eventually caused his death

'Trump Baby' blimp will fly during president's upcoming state visit to UK, protest organizers confirm
'Trump Baby' blimp will fly during president's upcoming state visit to UK, protest organizers confirm

President Donald Trump was kept out of London during most of his 'working trip' to UK last year but he will likely spend more time in the city during his first official state visit to the UK in June

Social Security will only be able to pay 'three-quarters of the promised benefits' starting 2035 as funds start to deplete
Social Security will only be able to pay 'three-quarters of the promised benefits' starting 2035 as funds start to deplete

According to an annual report that was released on April 22 by trustees of the government's two largest entitlement programs, the Social Security trust funds will be completely depleted by 2035

26-year-old Brazilian male model dies after collapsing on catwalk during Sao Paulo Fashion Week
26-year-old Brazilian male model dies after collapsing on catwalk during Sao Paulo Fashion Week

26-year-old Tales Soares fell ill during the show of fashion brand Ocksain Brazil on April 27 and was pronounced dead after being taken to a hospital

San Diego synagogue shooting suspect wrote manifesto after being inspired by Christchurch mosque shooter
San Diego synagogue shooting suspect wrote manifesto after being inspired by Christchurch mosque shooter

19-year-old John T. Earnest from Rancho Penasquitos was arrested shortly after opening fire on a congregation inside a suburban San Diego synagogue, killing one person and injuring three others

Photo of woman in hijab smiling in front of anti-Islam protesters goes viral: 'I wanted to combat their hatred with kindness'
Photo of woman in hijab smiling in front of anti-Islam protesters goes viral: 'I wanted to combat their hatred with kindness'

24-year-old Shaymaa Ismaa'eel said that she saw the protesters the moment she arrived in Washington, D.C. for the 44th Annual Islamic Circle of North America convention

Donald Trump Jr. slams New York Times for 'disgusting' anti-Semitic cartoon as publication admits 'error of judgment'
Donald Trump Jr. slams New York Times for 'disgusting' anti-Semitic cartoon as publication admits 'error of judgment'

The cartoon portrays Trump as a blind man wearing a yarmulke being led by a dog that had Netanyahu's face with the Star of David on the collar

Man who brutally murdered 26-year-old woman and burned her body in 1998 sentenced to 115 years
Man who brutally murdered 26-year-old woman and burned her body in 1998 sentenced to 115 years

A judge in Marion County sentenced 61-year-old Johnny Jones on April 26 in the murder of 26-year-old Kenya Edwards whose body had been discovered partially burned in 1998

California firefighters were 'distracted' as wealthy, high-profile residents kept asking about their properties during wildfires: Report
California firefighters were 'distracted' as wealthy, high-profile residents kept asking about their properties during wildfires: Report

An after-action report of the wildfire said that the requests were mostly filed to ensure the safety of specific homes as the fires rapidly spread through the county

Hailey Baldwin slams trolls for saying Justin Bieber prefers his ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez
Hailey Baldwin slams trolls for saying Justin Bieber prefers his ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez

The 22-year-old had put up a picture of her and 25-year-old Bieber earlier in the week and many followers immediately began commenting that the singer actually preferred 26-year-old Gomez

Melania Trump dazzles in lace dress as White House shares 'bizarre' photo to mark her 49th birthday
Melania Trump dazzles in lace dress as White House shares 'bizarre' photo to mark her 49th birthday

The first lady celebrated the special occasion with dinner at the White House along with husband President Donald Trump, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe

Tennessee man who beat 4-month-old to death after finding out he wasn't child's father had been deported five times
Tennessee man who beat 4-month-old to death after finding out he wasn't child's father had been deported five times

33-year-old Jose Avila-Agurcia, real name Carlos Zuniga-Aviles, is now charged with murder in the death of 4-month-old Alexander Lizondro-Chacon

5-year-old boy thrown off third-floor Mall of America balcony 'alert and conscious', attacker charged with attempted murder
5-year-old boy thrown off third-floor Mall of America balcony 'alert and conscious', attacker charged with attempted murder

The authorities said that the boy fell almost 40 feet when 24-year-old Emmanuel Deshawn Aranda picked him up and hurled him over a balcony railing at the famous mall

Thousands of emperor penguin chicks die in massive catastrophe in Antarctica
Thousands of emperor penguin chicks die in massive catastrophe in Antarctica

Scientists said the colony, which was located at the edge of the Brunt Ice Shelf, has now collapsed and the adult birds are not showing any signs of trying to re-establish the population

Former 'Storage Wars' star Barry Weiss in ICU with broken bones following motorcycle accident
Former 'Storage Wars' star Barry Weiss in ICU with broken bones following motorcycle accident

68-year-old Barry Weiss and a friend of his had been riding their bikes in the Los Feliz area when the incident occurred on April 24 at around 2:30 pm

Memphis woman arrested for performing oral sex on four-year-old boy, and sharing videos of abusive acts on social media
Memphis woman arrested for performing oral sex on four-year-old boy, and sharing videos of abusive acts on social media

24-year-old Tamara Marion was identified by the authorities as the woman in two videos that were posted online showing abuse of four-year-old toddler

Paige Merical, teen girl caught in Emerald Isle rip current dies; family says she was 'called to heaven' far too soon
Paige Merical, teen girl caught in Emerald Isle rip current dies; family says she was 'called to heaven' far too soon

17-year-old Paige Merical was rescued from stormy waters along the coast of Emerald Isle on April 19 along with fellow senior Ian Frazier. Ian did not make it while Paige has now been declared brain dead.

Selena Gomez says people don't know her “heart”, gets candid about new album
Selena Gomez says people don't know her “heart”, gets candid about new album

The 26-year-old 'Come and Get It' singer was the first star who sat down with Coach for their new podcast series called 'Dream It Real'

Serial killer Joanna Dennehy's relationship with her partner John Treanor may have triggered her 'murderous' personality change
Serial killer Joanna Dennehy's relationship with her partner John Treanor may have triggered her 'murderous' personality change

Her sister Maria doesn't actually blame John for what happened to Joanna but she does believe that it was their relationship that triggered the darkness in her sibling

Hailey Bieber opens up about mental health struggles: "You just have to be honest that life sucks sometimes"
Hailey Bieber opens up about mental health struggles: "You just have to be honest that life sucks sometimes"

The 22-year-old model said that she commends anyone who can be open about their anxiety issues and has even hinted that she is trying to be more like them

The terrifying story behind the legend of La Llorona, the woman who drowned her own children in a jealous rage
The terrifying story behind the legend of La Llorona, the woman who drowned her own children in a jealous rage

In Mexican folklore, La Llorona is described as being the spirit of a woman who drowned her children and is left crying for eternity in her hunt for them.

Brit teen siblings escaped first blast in Sri Lankan hotel only to be killed in a second blast moments later
Brit teen siblings escaped first blast in Sri Lankan hotel only to be killed in a second blast moments later

19-year-old Daniel Linsey and 15-year-old Amelie were at the luxurious Shangri-La hotel, having breakfast with their father Matthew, before heading to the airport for their flight home.

How Joanna Dennehy went from an innocent child to one of Britain's most dangerous serial killers
How Joanna Dennehy went from an innocent child to one of Britain's most dangerous serial killers

In ITV's documentary 'Joanna Dennehy: Serial Killer', her sister Maria talked about how the older sister she looked up to turned into a monster

Prince changed his name to an 'unpronounceable symbol' to mess with his record label
Prince changed his name to an 'unpronounceable symbol' to mess with his record label

Warner Bros. was forced to mail out floppy disks to news organizations and other publications featuring a font that allowed for reproduction of the new Prince symbol

Sri Lanka blasts: Dad 'wandered the streets in bloody shirt' looking for wife and children who were killed in hotel explosion
Sri Lanka blasts: Dad 'wandered the streets in bloody shirt' looking for wife and children who were killed in hotel explosion

Ben Nicholson had been on holiday in the country with his 42-year-old wife Anita, 11-year-old son Alex, and young daughter Annabel when the tragedy struck.

Man shoots 2-year-old son in the face with shotgun during heated argument with boy's mother
Man shoots 2-year-old son in the face with shotgun during heated argument with boy's mother

32-year-old Michael Glance from Blackman Township was charged with three counts of assault with intent to murder and felony firearms

Teen sues tech giant Apple for $1billion after facial recognition software leads to false arrest
Teen sues tech giant Apple for $1billion after facial recognition software leads to false arrest

The young man had been falsely connected to a series of thefts in Apple Stores located in Boston, New Jersey, Delaware, and Manhattan.

Teacher and boyfriend hire hitman to kill student and family after he was charged for molesting the boy
Teacher and boyfriend hire hitman to kill student and family after he was charged for molesting the boy

In 2015, Taylor was a teacher's assistant at Lusher Elementary when he allegedly removed a 7-year-old male student from the class and took him into another room where he engaged the child in oral sex

Peterborough ditch murders: Serial killer Joanna Dennehy wanted to be popular like Bonnie and Clyde
Peterborough ditch murders: Serial killer Joanna Dennehy wanted to be popular like Bonnie and Clyde

Joanna Dennehy's three victims — all males who died of stab wounds — were found dumped unceremoniously in ditches outside Peterborough, UK in 2013

AMBER ALERT issued for missing six-year-old Freddie Drake, last seen in Belen, New Mexico
AMBER ALERT issued for missing six-year-old Freddie Drake, last seen in Belen, New Mexico

The pair are also believed to be traveling in a 2004 silver Ford Mustang which has a black chile license plate inscribed with the number AKMF23

Billionaire ASOS owner Anders Holch Povlsen loses three of his four children in deadly Sri Lanka bombings on Easter Sunday
Billionaire ASOS owner Anders Holch Povlsen loses three of his four children in deadly Sri Lanka bombings on Easter Sunday

Anders Holch Povlsen, the billionaire owner of British online fashion and cosmetic retailer ASOS, lost three of his four children in the terror attacks that took place on April 21

MISSING | Massive search on for 2-year-old autistic boy missing from his Green, Summit County home
MISSING | Massive search on for 2-year-old autistic boy missing from his Green, Summit County home

The authorities are combing through the nearby Nimisila Reservoir and have also dispatched a helicopter from the Ohio State Highway Patrol

Columbine High School massacre, 20 years on: How the terror unfolded that fateful day in April
Columbine High School massacre, 20 years on: How the terror unfolded that fateful day in April

12th-grade senior students Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold shot dead 12 students and 1 teacher before turning their guns on themselves

Madeleine McCann's parents rented a car after her disappearance, drove 9,000 miles in four months raising suspicion
Madeleine McCann's parents rented a car after her disappearance, drove 9,000 miles in four months raising suspicion

The car became the focus of the initial investigation after two specialist dogs gave 'alerts' for detecting human blood and the scent of a human cadaver when they were brought to the crime scene a few days later

'Exhausted' and starving polar bear found wandering 400 miles away from home
'Exhausted' and starving polar bear found wandering 400 miles away from home

The authorities in the region are planning to sedate the animal and airlift it back to its home of Chukotka on April 20.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calls for Donald Trump's impeachment after Mueller report, even as Democratic party demurs
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calls for Donald Trump's impeachment after Mueller report, even as Democratic party demurs

After the special counsel report was released, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said "impeachment is not worthwhile at this point"

Mueller Report: Trump wrote he had 'no recollection' of crucial events from his campaign more than two dozen times
Mueller Report: Trump wrote he had 'no recollection' of crucial events from his campaign more than two dozen times

Mueller's decision to skip a court battle in order to press Trump's testimony may have just been one of the president's biggest victories during the investigation

There's a 'Pink Moon' coming on Friday, April 19. Here's where you can see it
There's a 'Pink Moon' coming on Friday, April 19. Here's where you can see it

Even though the April Pink Moon will not be as amazing to view as a supermoon, it is an event that should definitely not be missed.

Gary Glitter groomed 12-year-old sister of biographer Lesley-Ann Jones for a year before being exposed as a pedophile
Gary Glitter groomed 12-year-old sister of biographer Lesley-Ann Jones for a year before being exposed as a pedophile

Glitter, whose real name is Paul Gadd, was found guilty of attempted rape, four counts of indecent assault, and one of having sex with a girl under the age of 13 between 1975 and 1980

Ireland pleads for information on thousands of dead babies as investigation into horror that shook the nation hits wall
Ireland pleads for information on thousands of dead babies as investigation into horror that shook the nation hits wall

The Home is being investigated by a statutory commission of investigation under Judge Yvonne Murphy called the Mother and Baby Homes Commission of Investigation

Teen 'infatuated' with Columbine massacre found dead after threatening a similar shooting spree
Teen 'infatuated' with Columbine massacre found dead after threatening a similar shooting spree

18-year-old Sol Pais, who reportedly traveled to Denver from Miami, Florida, on April 15 night, bought a pump-action shotgun as well as ammunition

Arizona man who shot wife, two kids spared youngest child because she 'reminded him of himself'
Arizona man who shot wife, two kids spared youngest child because she 'reminded him of himself'

30-year-old Austin Smith was arrested and charged with several counts of murder in connection to the deaths of his wife, two children, and a family friend across two murder scenes on the night of April 11

'Crushed' parents of Fordham University student who fell from clock tower spent final moments with her before she died
'Crushed' parents of Fordham University student who fell from clock tower spent final moments with her before she died

22-year-old Sydney Monfries fell between a gap in the stairs inside the clock tower on Sunday. She along with her friends had gone to the prohibited place as a "rite of passage" as seniors

Notre Dame Cathedral tragedy was predicted in the film 'Before Sunset' 15 years before it happened
Notre Dame Cathedral tragedy was predicted in the film 'Before Sunset' 15 years before it happened

Social media users took to multiple platforms recalling a particular scene from the Richard Linklater film where the characters discuss the cathedral

Former Rolling Stone Bill Wyman's biographer Lesley-Ann Jones regrets staying silent on his affair with 14-yr-old Mandy Smith
Former Rolling Stone Bill Wyman's biographer Lesley-Ann Jones regrets staying silent on his affair with 14-yr-old Mandy Smith

The acclaimed biographer and the Rolling Stones bassist moved around in the same circle when he was seeing the schoolgirl, and Jones revealed to MEAWW why she remained silent

Man who filmed his girlfriend in 'extreme pornography' avoids jail, gets $1,570 fine instead
Man who filmed his girlfriend in 'extreme pornography' avoids jail, gets $1,570 fine instead

48-year-old Wayne Horkan was also ordered to pay $1570 after he previously admitted to two charges of possessing extreme pornographic images

'Delivery man' shoots woman with crossbow hidden inside box at point blank range, flees crime scene
'Delivery man' shoots woman with crossbow hidden inside box at point blank range, flees crime scene

Authorities released video footage of the victim's front door security camera on April 15 in an effort to identify the attacker who shot the woman

Identical twin sisters seen fighting each other in ultrasound scan
Identical twin sisters seen fighting each other in ultrasound scan

The father of the twins, 28-year-old Tao, said the video was shot by him when he went with his wife for an antenatal check late last year

The Egyptian 'Unlucky Mummy' that many believed was responsible for Titanic sinking
The Egyptian 'Unlucky Mummy' that many believed was responsible for Titanic sinking

A total of 1,500 passengers lost their lives after the vessel struck an iceberg a little before midnight, but there was one survivor who claimed that the great tragedy was not an accident at all

Indonesian woman publicly flogged for breaking Sharia law by having sex outside of wedlock
Indonesian woman publicly flogged for breaking Sharia law by having sex outside of wedlock

Right groups in the country, however, have condemned the public flogging as cruel and Indonesia's President Joko Widodo has also called for the practice to end

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