04:49 PM EDT 03/23/2015
Originally posted 03/21/2015 11:40AM
Seven children died on early Saturday morning after a malfunctioning hot plate sparked a house fire in Brooklyn.
Originally posted 03/21/2015 10:00AM
Eyewitness News reporter Lisa Colagrossi has died at 49.
Originally posted 03/20/2015 10:55AM
The search for a missing Wall Street Journal reporter ended in tragedy on Thursday after two men discovered his body in a river just a mile from his New Jersey home.
Originally posted 03/02/2015 01:00PM
A 14-year-old girl was shot and killed in Birmingham, Alabama, on Friday night after a fight that started on Facebook turned deadly.
Originally posted 03/02/2015 08:10AM
Charmayne Maxwell, a member of the '90s group Brownstone, died on Friday, PEOPLE confirms. She was 46.
Originally posted 02/27/2015 03:50PM
An 18-year-old girl has been charged with manslaughter for urging her friend to commit suicide.
Originally posted 02/26/2015 12:20PM
After hearing about the death of a young Sherlock fan, Benedict Cumberbatch wrote a touching letter to the family of 14-year-old Eve Shepherd, apologizing for missing her funeral because he was "filming the show she loved."
Originally posted 02/26/2015 07:25AM
Bettine Moore Close – mother of actress Glenn Close – died on Feb. 23, PEOPLE has learned. She was 90.
Originally posted 02/24/2015 01:10PM
The family of 26-year-old Kayla Mueller has spoken out in the wake of her death while in ISIS captivity.
Originally posted 02/12/2015 07:45AM
Twitter tributes poured in on Wednesday night into Thursday morning for veteran CBS News journalist Bob Simon, who was killed in a car crash in New York City.
The longtime 60 Minutes correspondent died in a collision early Wednesday evening when a town car in which he was riding hit a Mercedes-Benz stopped at a Manhattan traffic light, pushing the town car into metal barriers separating traffic lanes, police said.
Simon was pronounced dead at nearby St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital. He was 73. No arrests were made in the accident, which is still under investigation.
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