Seven-Year-Old Survives Plane Crash, Hikes Through the Woods for Help

A seven-year-old girl survived a plane crash that killed her parents, sister and cousin, then walked almost a mile through the woods in the dark to find help. She's one tough customer. » 1/05/15 12:30pm 1/05/15 12:30pm

108 Top AIDS Researchers Killed in Malaysia Airlines Crash [Updated]

The Malaysian plane that was shot down over the Ukraine yesterday by a group that has yet to take responsibility contained over 100 of the world's leading AIDS researchers en route to a conference in Melbourne, Australia. Someone may literally have shot the cure for AIDS out of the sky. Great fucking job, humanity. » 7/18/14 10:00am 7/18/14 10:00am

Why Would I Ever Want to Bring a Child Into This Fucked Up World?

Yesterday, four little Palestinian boys from the same family playing on a Gaza beach were killed by an Israeli missile. Today, a plane full of people was shot down while flying over the Ukraine. » 7/17/14 5:15pm 7/17/14 5:15pm

Mother Forced to Leave Dying Infant to Direct Rescuers to Plane Crash

News of yet another aviation disaster (this one in the all-but-impenetrable Alaska wilderness) has an extra heart-wrenching twist: a mother who survived a plane crash in remote southwest Alaska was forced to leave her fatally injured infant son to lead rescuers slowed by fog to the crash site. » 12/01/13 12:00pm 12/01/13 12:00pm

"Miracle" Plane Crash Kills Only One Passenger

Polish Feminist, Parliamentarian and LGBT Rights Advocate Izabela…

Among the dead in yesterday's plane crash in Russia that claimed the lives of 96 Poles was outspoken feminist and LGBT rights advocate Izabela Jaruga-Nowacka, a former deputy prime minister who remained a member of the Sejm, the Polish Parliament. » 4/11/10 1:15pm 4/11/10 1:15pm

Wanda Sykes For Commerce Secretary!

With Judd Gregg withdrawal from the confirmation process for the Commerce Secretary position, we're totally reviving our campaign to get Wanda Sykes an appointment in the Obama Administration. » 2/13/09 11:00am 2/13/09 11:00am

Angelina & Brad: Twins Again?!?

Updates On DJ AM & Travis Barker's Plane Crash; Tina Fey Loses Purse At…