Some people are just… lucky.
Buffalo and the surrounding region got pounded by lake-effect snow that led to the deaths of at least 13 people and stranded scores of others on roadways. The next challenge will be severe flooding.
Mali has reported its second and third Ebola deaths as the death toll in West Africa crosses 5,000. Meanwhile, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) staff at south Sierra Leone’s only Ebola treatment center went on strike for two hours over hazard pay. MSF have told BuzzFeed News that the dispute has “been resolved.”
The incident occured in Cabo de Raca, west Portugal.
Whole lotta bad guys be fallin’ to their deaths. Also spoiler alert?
Health authorities struggle to control the worst outbreak of Ebola on record.
These can’t be real… can they?
It’s a list of every Black Friday-related death and injury since 2006.
The death toll is expected to rise with dozens hospitalized after consuming illicit liquor spiked with poisonous chemicals.
The prolific author of The Hunt for Red October, Patriot Games, and other best-sellers has died at 66. A cause of death has yet to be announced.
The Electric Zoo dance music festival held on Randall’s Island in New York City ended a day early after two concertgoers died from apparent overdoses of MDMA.
Tollman, only in her late-30’s, passed away in her sleep on Wednesday night.
The 21-year-old reality TV star was found dead Monday.
The legendary magazine editor died today at age 90. See a selection of covers from her 32-year tenure.
This is one grizzly room. I’d like to see this kind of thing for more books. (via guardian.co.uk).
This is a very sad but notably bizarre picture at the funeral of half a Mexican sibling wrestling duo. The brothers were allegedly drugged by female robbers, which, considering the circumstances, somehow makes the whole story read more like a tragic graphic novel.
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As Buzzfeed’s longtime Bea Arthur aficionado, I feel it necessary to highlight the best of our related coverage of the iconic Golden Girls star (also of Maude and an extensive theatrical resume), who succumbed to cancer this past weekend at 86. Thank you for being a friend, Bea. Stay golden.
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Shades of Red Barclay, a man died after winning a pancake-eating contest in which he ate 43 cream-and-banana-stuffed pancakes.