(NEW YORK) -- The end of the cease-fire came after Hamas, the Palestinian militant group that governs Gaza, freed over 100 of the more than 200 people its militants took hostage during the Oct. 7 surprise attack on southern Israel. In exchange, Israel released... Read More.
On This Day, December 27, 1975 …Queen’s fourth studio album, A Night at the Opera, became their first #1 on the U.K. album charts. In the U.S., the album peaked at #4 and went on to be certified triple-Platinum.The album featured the eventual Queen classic “Bohemian Rhapsody,” which became... Read More.
(BEAUFORT, S.C.) -- Disgraced South Carolina attorney and convicted double murderer Alex Murdaugh was sentenced Tuesday to 27 years in state prison on financial crimes.Murdaugh, 55, pleaded guilty to 22 counts earlier this month for charges including fraud and money laundering after being accused of... Read More.
On This Day, November, 27 1991 …Funeral services were held for the late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury in London.The rocker had passed away at his home in Kensington on November 24. The cause of death was bronchial pneumonia resulting from AIDS. About 24 hours prior to his death Mercury... Read More.
On This Day, October 27, 2013…Rocker Lou Reed passed away from liver disease at the age of 71.Reed was the guitarist, singer, and principal songwriter for The Velvet Underground, which released five albums. Although they never achieved huge commercial success, their influence has been felt throughout underground,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- At least 27 are dead and several others missing after Hurricane Otis came ashore with record ferocity on Mexico's western shore early Wednesday, according to Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador's office.Hurricane Otis is the strongest hurricane on record to hit... Read More.
On This Day, October 4, 1970…Legendary blues-rock singer Janis Joplin was found dead in her room at the Landmark Motor Hotel in Los Angeles. She was only 27. She passed away from a heroin overdose.Joplin had gained fame as one of the most electrifying performers of her... Read More.
On This Day, September 27, 2016… Bruce Springsteen published his autobiography, Born to Run, named after his iconic 1975 album. He began writing it the day after he headlined the Super Bowl halftime show in 2009. The book recounted The Boss’ childhood in Freehold, New Jersey, his early... Read More.
Effective September 27, 2023, and until further notice, residential yard, and land-clearing fires are again permitted in areas within unincorporated Skagit County.Within unincorporated Skagit County, burn permits are still required for piles exceeding four feet by four feet. Burn permit requests may be submitted... Read More.
On This Day, September 18, 1970…Rocker Jimi Hendrix died after being found unconscious at London’s Samarkand Hotel. A coroner later ruled he died after asphyxiating on his own vomit after taking barbiturates.Hendrix was only 27 years old when he passed, but he had already left his... Read More.
Hugh Jackman and his wife of 27 years, Deborra-lee Furness, are separating, ABC News has confirmed. The two issued a joint statement saying they have agreed to part ways amicably. "We have been blessed to share almost 3 decades together as husband... Read More.