07:05 PM EDT 08/29/2016
Originally posted 08/29/2016 05:00PM
On Sunday, as Nykea Aldridge's friends and family gathered soon after her shooting death, the sky filled with the purple balloons set free in honor of her favorite color.
Originally posted 08/29/2016 04:00PM
On Friday, New Jersey Transit cop Victor Ortiz rescued an allegedly suicidal man who lay down on the tracks in front of an oncoming train – pulling him free moments before impact, he tells PEOPLE
Originally posted 08/29/2016 03:45PM
When Susan Gatz learned last week that one of her sister nuns, Paula Merrill, had been killed in Mississippi, she sent up a prayer to welcome Paula to heaven.
Originally posted 08/29/2016 02:15PM
John Lennon's killer will stay behind bars for at least two more years after his request for parole was denied for the ninth time, PEOPLE confirms.
Student Fatally Stabbed in 'Large Fight' at Cornell University: It 'Was Supposed to Be Safe,' Sister Says
Originally posted 08/29/2016 02:00PM
Last summer, about a week before he started his freshman year at Ithaca College in New York, 19-year-old Anthony Nazaire's world was shattered by gunfire: The business administration major's longtime friend was gunned down on the streets of Flatbush, Brooklyn, in the same neighborhood where he grew up.
Originally posted 08/29/2016 10:10AM
Natalee Holloway's mother has not stopped seeking justice since her daughter vanished 11 years ago. And she says she knows who's behind the teen's disappearance.
Originally posted 08/29/2016 09:10AM
A man dressed as Zorro allegedly wielding a plastic sword sparked reports of an "active shooter" at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday night, PEOPLE confirms.
Police Searching for Man Involved in Attempted Kidnapping of Girl, 11, at Kid Event at U.S. Open: Reports
Originally posted 08/28/2016 02:55PM
Authorities are currently looking for a man who allegedly attempted to kidnap a young girl at a U.S. Open tennis event for children in Queens, New York, on Saturday, according to several reports.
Originally posted 08/28/2016 01:20PM
Two men have been charged for the alleged murder of Nykea Aldridge, according to police.
Originally posted 08/27/2016 11:40AM
A man has been charged for the alleged murder of two Mississippi nuns, according to a press release from the state department of public safety.
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