Vanessa Marcotte, a woman who worked for Google, was murdered in broad daylight Sunday near her mother’s home in Princeton, Massachusetts. Her body was found Sunday night in a wooded area about a half mile from her mother’s home, Early said.
Marcotte, 27, who lived in New York City, went out for a jog Sunday in the town of Princeton, about 60 miles west of Boston, and never returned, said Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early Jr.
The preliminary investigation shows Marcotte was murdered, Early said, and investigators are focusing on a 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. time frame. Continue reading
The XXXI Olympics Games are finally here! Below find information on how to watch.
The Opening Ceremony for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics will take place Friday, Aug. 5 in Rio’s Maracanã Stadium. It will air on NBC at 7:30 p.m. ET on a one-hour tape delay.
HOW TO WATCH THE OPENING CEREMONY:
All times Eastern. NBC: 7:30 p.m. Continue reading
Internet star and the youngest contestant to compete on Dancing With The Stars, Hayes Grier, has been badly injured in a car crash. His brother Nash made the heartbreaking announcement calling for #PrayForHayes.
Hayes, 16, is recovering in the hospital,” said his brother, who is 18 years old.
“Damn I hate hearing s**t like that on the phone scared me to death,” he added.He didn’t disclose where the accident took place or where his little bro was hospitalized, but #PrayForHayes quickly rocketed to the top trending topic on Twitter. Continue reading
Starting today, Walt Disney World in Florida and Disneyland in California implemented “surge ticket pricing,” different ticket prices depending on the time of year.
The new theme park pricing is now divided into Value, Regular and Peak periods. The new surge pricing plan will apply to one-day tickets.
A one-day park ticket at Orlando’s Magic Kingdom during a Value period will stay at current levels of $105 for those aged 10 and above. Continue reading
Via The Salt Lake Tribune: Even as authorities are still advising residents in Flint, Mich., not to drink or bathe in the city’s tap water, leaving thousands to rely on bottled water to survive, some of the state’s prominent political voices think Flint’s water crisis may be exaggerated.
Foremost among them is Oakland County Republican Executive L. Brooks Patterson, who voiced skepticism about the severity of the crisis during an appearance before the Detroit Economic Club luncheon Tuesday, according to the Detroit Free Press.
“I don’t think we should say or use words anymore like ‘Flint’s been poisoned,’ ” Patterson told reporters. “Because I don’t think that’s accurate. I’ve been using words like ‘Flint’s been poisoned,’ and I won’t use that anymore because I think the jury is out,” he added. Continue reading
Lamar Odom‘s maternal aunt JaNean Mercer has issued a statement saying the former NBA star has been released from the hospital and moved to a new facility.
Mercer said the new facility is for his “transition to the next stage of his miraculous recovery.” She did not mention the name of the new facility Odon will now reside or when he is expected to be released to go home.
“Lamar continues to make remarkable strides,” said Mercer, “and we are asking that you continue to respect our privacy. Continue reading
Rose Siggins, one of the stars of American Horror Story: Freak Show, has passed away. She was 43.
Siggins died on Saturday morning after undergoing a procedure for kidney stones. Reports say she contracted an infection that spread throughout her body.
Rose reportedly suffered from kidney and pancreas issues throughout her life due to a genetic disorder called sacral agenesis. Continue reading
Russian millionaire and founder of Russia Today, now known as RT.com, was found dead inside a Washington hotel room, a Russian official and a senior U.S. official revealed.
Mikhail Lesin, a long-time adviser to Russian President Vladimir Putin who was in Washington for unknown reasons, had been staying at Hotel Dupont when he was found dead Thursday, according to officials.
U.S. authorities notified the Russian embassy in Washington that one of its citizens had died, and Russian officials are now working with American authorities to determine the circumstances of the death, the embassy told ABC News in a statement. Continue reading
Jim Carrey‘s girlfriend, Cathriona White, has committed suicide. She was 28.
Reports say, the LAPD responded to a welfare call on Monday night and found White’s body.
Sources say White left a suicide note addressed to Carrey which references their break up on Sept. 24. Cathriona tweeted on the 24th Continue reading
Check out this little link that if clicked will bring your entire Chrome browser crashing down!
Used as a hyperlink, the string of characters can also spell browser death to anyone who clicks on it or just hovers their mouse over the link.
Clicking on or entering in the phrase Continue reading