Paul Farrell

Paul Farrell is a Heavy staff writer who covers breaking news, crime and pop culture. He's from Ireland and lives in Brooklyn, New York.
  • Giant Rat Found in Mexico City Is Not a Real Rodent

    The giant rat that was found in a Mexico City drain is a Halloween prop. The prop rat was discovered on September 16 following days of rain in the city.

  • Derek Chauvin Not Dead: Former MPD Officer Is Still Alive

  • Is Sandra Day O’Connor Still Alive? Yes, the First Female Supreme Court Justice Is 90

  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Rowdy Swanson: Oklahoma State University Bull Rider Killed in Accident at 20 Years Old

  • YNW Melly Death Penalty: Prosecutors Want Death Sentence in Florida Shooting Case

    YNW Melly aka Jamell Demons faces two charges of first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of Anthony Williams and Christopher Thomas Jr. in October 2018.

  • Dr. DK Duncan Dead: Iconic Jamaican Politician Dies at 80

  • Terry Goodkind Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Ashli Blain: 19-Year-Old Helicopter Pilot Spent Part of Summer Vacation Fighting Wildfires

  • Kim Martin Morrow Is Not the CEO of Netflix

  • Dr. Mahendra Amin Named as Doctor Referred to as ‘Uterus Collector’ in ICE Whistleblower Complaint

    Dr. Mahendra Amin has been named as the Irwin County Detention Center complaint that was filed on September 14. Amin is accused of performing unnecessary hysterectomies.

  • Cardi B Files for Divorce From Offset in Georgia

  • Dawn Wooten Says Gynecologist Who Sees ICE Detainees in Georgia Is ‘The Uterus Collector’

  • Zoe Parker: Adult Actress Dies in Texas Shortly After Leaving the Industry, Her Fiance Says

  • Edna Wright Dead: Honey Cone Singer Dies ‘Suddenly’ at 76

  • Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Was Not Arrested on Child Porn Charges

  • Jason Gelinas: QAnon Website Goes Down as Operator Is Id’d as Citigroup Employee

  • WATCH: Duquesne University Professor Gary Shank Uses the N-Word 3 Times During Online Lecture

  • ‘All Buildings Matter’ Becomes Top Twitter Trend on 9/11 Anniversary

  • ‘Jackass 3’ Star Stevie Lee AKA Puppet the Psycho Dwarf Dead at 54

    Stevie Lee AKA Puppet the Psycho Dwarf has died at the age of 54.

  • Barry Scott Dead: Nashville Icon, NBA Finals & TNA Voiceover Artist Dies at 65

  • Robert Fenstersheib, Florida Injury Lawyer, Shot Dead by His Son Michael

  • Christian Tybring-Gjedde: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • DJ Empress Accuses Erick Morillo of Being a ‘Totally Perverted Creep’ in Facebook Post

  • YouTube Sensation Lloyd Cafe Cadena Dies at 26: Cause of Death Unknown

    Lloyd Cafe Cadena, a Filipino-based YouTube star and vlogger, has died at 26. Cadena's death was announced in a statement on his Facebook page.

  • David Graeber Dead: Anthropologist & Anti-Capitalist Thinker Behind ‘We Are the 99%’ Slogan Dies at 59

  • Pelosi’s Stylist Jonathan DeNardo Backs Up Speaker’s Claim of ‘Political Setup’

  • Erica Kious, eSalon Owner: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Adult Woman Tried to Steal 12-Year-Old’s Donald Trump Sign, Police Say

  • ‘The Charli’ Becomes Part of Dunkin’ Donuts’ Menu in Honor of Charli D’Amelio’s Coffee Order

    Charli D'Amelio's Dunkin' order has become part of the company's menu.