Erin Laviola

Erin Laviola is a Heavy contributor writing about crime, politics and entertainment. Prior to joining Heavy, she worked at CBS News in New York and as a morning TV producer in Columbus. Email:
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    Dominic Evan Glass was recorded trying to escape police custody in Clearwater Beach, Florida. The video shows him running down the beach in handcuffs.

  • Chance Seneca: Louisiana Teen Planned to Murder Gay Men From Grindr, Feds Say

  • Steven Jenkins: California Man Accused of Assaulting 2 Elderly Asian People

  • WATCH: Elderly Asian Woman Sends Attacker to Hospital in San Francisco

  • Cacti Agave Spiked Seltzer: Fans Storm Store Over New Travis Scott Drink

  • Grace Ross: 14-Year-Old Indiana Boy Arrested in 6-Year-Old Girl’s Death

    New Carlisle, Indiana, 6-year-old Grace Ross was found dead by asphyxiation 2 hours after she went missing on March 12 & police have arrested a 14-year-old boy.

  • Florida Assistant Principal Laura Carroll Rigged Homecoming Election: Cops

  • PHOTOS: China’s Capital Hit By Largest Sandstorm in a Decade

  • Kelly McKin: Florida Man Charged for Spitting on Disney Worker

  • Landon Grier: Man Refued to Wear Mask & Urinated in Plane Seat, Feds Say

  • WATCH: Selena Quintanilla at the 1994 Grammy Awards

    Selena Quintanilla won the 1994 Grammy for Best Mexican-American album. Watch her speech here.

  • Jim Sciutto’s Wife, Gloria Riviera: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Poppy Harlow’s Husband, Sinisa Babcic: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • ‘Brooklyn Dad’ Majid Padellan: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Robert Burck: ‘Naked Cowboy’ Arrested While Performing in Florida

  • Alex Beresford: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • WATCH: British Host Alex Beresford Slams Piers Morgan for ‘Diabolical’ Treatment of Meghan Markle

  • Burger King ‘Women Belong in the Kitchen’ Tweet Explained

  • Roberto Colon: Florida Man Told Cops Wife Was ‘Swimming With the Fishes’

  • An Update on Meghan Markle’s Father Thomas Markle

    Has Meghan Markle made amends with her father, Thomas Markle?

  • J.P. Arencibia, Tomi Lahren’s Boyfriend: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Texas Family Calls for Hate Crime Investigation After Black Teen Forced to Drink Urine: Attorney

  • Vivek Murthy’s Wife, Alice Chen: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • ‘Angry Cat’ Attacks Pilot & Forces Emergency Landing

  • Dr. Oz Helped to Save a Man’s Life at New Jersey Airport

    Dr. Oz performed CPR on a man who went into cardiac arrest at a New Jersey airport.

  • Cristina Bayardelle, Madison Cawthorn’s Fiancee: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Jason Budrow: Inmate Accused of Killing ‘I-5 Strangler’ Roger Kibbe

  • Adam Oakes: VCU Freshman Dies After Delta Chi Fraternity Rush Event

  • Liza Scott: Alabama Girl Sells Lemonade to Fund Her Own Brain Surgeries

  • An Update on Chadwick Boseman’s Wife Since His Death

    What has Chadwick Boseman's wife, Taylor Simone Ledward, been doing since his death in August 2020? Read more here.