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The FBI Arrested An ISIS Supporter Who Was Allegedly Planning To Bomb A Church

Mustafa Mousab Alowemer, a Syrian refugee, reportedly planned to attack the church because he believed its members were Christian and Nigerian.

Julia Reinstein • 3 days ago

US Suicide Rates Are The Highest They've Been Since World War II, According To The CDC

Suicides are increasing at a particularly alarming rate among indigenous women.

Julia Reinstein • 4 days ago

A Man Allegedly Fatally Shot His Daughter In Front Of Her Son Amid A "Petty" Fight About A Baby Gate

Police said Wendell Wilson told them it "comes down to a dominance thing," and that he didn't want his daughter to have the last word in the argument.

Julia Reinstein • 5 days ago

A Pro-Gun Parkland Shooting Survivor Had His Harvard Admission Revoked Over Racist Remarks

Kyle Kashuv had repeatedly used the n-word in Google Docs in the months before the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, screenshots revealed.

Julia Reinstein • 6 days ago

The Baby Who Was Ripped From A Killed 19-Year-Old Pregnant Woman’s Body Has Died

Marlen Ochoa-Lopez’s baby had been hospitalized in grave condition since her killing.

Julia Reinstein • 9 days ago

The Wife Of A Republican Congressman Accused Of Misusing Campaign Funds Just Flipped And Pleaded Guilty

Margaret Hunter admitted that the couple spent campaign funds on lavish personal expenses, including a $10,000 trip to Italy and plane tickets for their pet rabbit, Eggburt.

Julia Reinstein • 10 days ago

Violent Protests Broke Out After US Marshals Fatally Shot A Young Black Man

“What do people do with their pain and trauma when it gets to be too much, when a city has ignored them, when their loss is too great and they can no longer yell at the sky?” a city official asked.

Julia Reinstein • 10 days ago

An Ex-Stanford Sailing Coach Is The First To Be Sentenced In The College Scam Trial, But He Won't Go To Prison

John Vandemoer will avoid prison time, despite federal prosecutors recommending he be sentenced to 13 months behind bars.

Julia Reinstein • 11 days ago

Three More People Say They Got Seriously Sick At The Dominican Republic Resort Where Three Americans Died

“I was so scared, I didn’t know what to do,” one previous visitor told BuzzFeed News.

Julia Reinstein • 16 days ago

Fifty Years Later, The NYPD Has Apologized For The Raid On Stonewall

“The actions taken by the NYPD were wrong, plain and simple,” NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill said.

Julia Reinstein • 17 days ago

Three Americans Have Mysteriously Died Days Apart At The Same Dominican Republic Resort

Days before Edward Nathaniel Holmes and Cynthia Ann Day were found dead in their hotel room, Miranda Schaup-Werner suddenly collapsed and died in hers.

Julia Reinstein • 18 days ago

This High School Valedictorian Wrote About Being Gay In His Graduation Speech. School Administrators Canceled It.

"Because they knew that I was gay, they chose not to let me give the speech."

Julia Reinstein • 19 days ago

Circus Promoters Allegedly Chained Their 12-Year-Old Son, Took A Selfie With Him, And Starved Him To Death

The boy, Eduardo, weighed about 50 pounds and was covered in bruises at the time of his death.

Julia Reinstein • 24 days ago

A Man Has Been Sentenced To Prison For His Wife's Boating Death On Their Honeymoon

Lewis Bennett asked his wife, who had little sailing experience, to take control of the boat so he could sleep. He didn't require her to wear a life jacket, harness, or personal locator beacon while she manned the vessel.

Julia Reinstein • 25 days ago

A Mississippi Lawmaker Allegedly Punched His Wife Because She Undressed Too Slowly For Sex

Rep. Douglas McLeod, who is now out of jail, is facing calls for his resignation over the domestic violence arrest.

Julia Reinstein • One month ago

A Border Patrol Agent Called Migrants "Subhuman" And "Savages" Before Hitting One With A Truck

In texts to his fellow Border Patrol agents, Matthew Bowen frequently referred to undocumented immigrants in racist and violent terms.

Julia Reinstein • One month ago

The Transgender Woman Who Was Beaten In Dallas Last Month Was Fatally Shot

Police said there is no evidence linking Muhlaysia Booker's death to last month's attack.

Mary Ann Georgantopoulos • One month ago

The Pregnant Chicago Woman Killed For Her Baby Was Distracted With A Photo Album, Prosecutors Say

Prosecutors say Clarisa Figueroa wanted to raise another child after her 20-year-old son died of natural causes.

Julia Reinstein • One month ago

A Pregnant Woman In Chicago Was Killed Before Her Baby Was Cut Out Of Her Body

Marlen Ochoa-Lopez was lured to a house to pick up free baby clothes and a stroller that had been offered in a pregnant mothers' Facebook group, police said.

Julia Reinstein • One month ago

The Harvard Lampoon Apologized For Publishing A Photoshopped Image Of Holocaust Victim Anne Frank In A Bikini

“Gone Before Her Time: Virtual Aging Technology Shows Us What Anne Frank Would Have Looked Like if She Hadn’t Died," read the school's humor magazine.

Julia Reinstein • One month ago