In a dark room of bunk beds at Marine Corps boot camp came a cry for help: “Recruit down! Recruit down!” Zachary Boland, 18, was convulsing uncontrollably in his bunk, and could not be resuscitated. He was declared dead about 45 minutes later at a nearby hospital. The Nov. 4 death of the former high school football player and Eagle Scout shocked fellow members of his platoon and prompted renewed scrutiny of Parris Island, S.C., the iconic training ground for enlisted Marines. The incident marked the second time in less than a year that a recruit at Parris Island died amid allegations that numerous drill instructors have hazed or abused those they are training. But a Marine Corps investigation
A man in Maine took nature into his own hands on Sunday when he protected this so-called “squirrel king” from a cat, trapped the squirrels in a box, and eventually freed them from their fuzzy knot.
Have you ever fantasized about having the talented husband-and-wife duo Chip and Joanna Gaines help you transform an affordable dump in an ideal location into a styled-to-perfection vintage American dream home? The reality of appearing on Fixer Upper, it turns out, is a tad more complicated than meets the HGTV viewer's eye. If you're seriously considering going on Fixer Upper, here's what you must be willing to do . . . Buy a House in Waco, TX. Chip and Joanna are proud locals, living in and operating Magnolia Homes out of Waco. They want to keep their Fixer Upper clients local, so you must agree to house hunt within 40 miles of the city. Shell Out a Minimum of $30,000 For Renovations. While
Kim Kardashian West has been slammed for her tribute to Ariana Grande and the victims of the Manchester terror attack on Monday after she tweeted a picture of herself in a nightclub. In the image, Kim can be seen grinning as Ariana stands nearby clapping, while Kim’s half-sister Kendall is in shot cheering as the crowd buzzes around them. One of the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star’s followers wrote beneath the snap: “Why does she need a picture of Ariana & herself.
A 15-year-old girl, Olivia Campbell, was identified by her mother as being one of the fatal victims of the attack by a suicide bomber at Ariana Grande’s Manchester, England concert after images of the young woman circulated online all day as among the missing. “RIP my darling precious gorgeous girl Olivia Campbell taken far far too soon go sing with the angels and keep smiling mummy loves you so much,” the mom, Charlotte Campbell, wrote on her Facebook page early Wednesday. Charlotte had been desperately searching for her daughter since Monday’s blast. “Her phone is dead,” the mom told the BBC earlier Tuesday. “Her father is out looking for her. There are so many people out there looking for
Two districts that voted for Donald Trump in last year’s presidential election selected Democrats for state legislature seats in New York and New Hampshire on Tuesday night.