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.
  • YFN Lucci Not Dead: Rapper Is Okay Following Shooting at Music Video Recording

    YFN Lucci aka Rayshawn Bennett was not hurt following a shooting on a music video set in Atlanta. A 15-year-old boy suffered a minor injury to his hand in the attack.

  • What Do ACAB & 1312 Mean? Acronym Appears Across U.S. During George Floyd Protests

  • Operation Pridefall: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Desi Banks Apologizes for Posting ‘This Is a Protest. This Is a Crime.’ Meme

  • Vin Diesel Not Dead: ‘Fast & the Furious’ Star Is Alive

  • KB Balla: Minneapolis Sports Bar Scores Destroyed in Riots

    KB Balla is the Minneapolis firefighter and entrepreneur whose sports bar, Scores, was destroyed during the riots in the aftermath of the death of George Floyd.

  • Bob Kulick Dead: Legendary Guitarist Dies at 70

  • Tony Redz aka Mr. 24/7: DMV Legendary DJ Dies

  • Alabama High School Sports Star Jamari ‘Chop’ Smith Dies at 18 After Drowning

  • Tom Austin Accused of ‘Racial Profiling’ of 3 Black Men in Minneapolis Gym

  • Yoel Roth, Twitter’s Head of Site Integrity: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Yoel Roth is Twitter's head of site integrity. Roth spearheaded the social media company's new fact-checking initiative that has been criticized by President Donald Trump.

  • TikTok Stars Jaden Hossler & Bryce Hall Arrested in Texas

  • Kaulana Pakele Dead: Mana’o Company Lead Singer Dies at 47

  • Celebrated Filmmaker Eli Hayes Dies at 26

  • Chase Passon Arrested as Jacob’s Family Launch GoFundMe Page for Assault Victim

  • Canadian Boxer Daren Zenner, Once Ranked 7th in the World, Dies at 48

  • Pioneering Memphis Rapper Princess Loko Dies at 40

  • Bodybuilding Prodigy Mikayla Kingman Dies at 23

  • Hip-Hop Pioneer Robert ‘Rocky’ Ford Jr. Dies at 70

  • Luke Hill: Oregon Ducks Signee Accused of Attempted Murder

    Luke Hill, a signee with the University of Oregon Ducks football team, is in police custody, accused of attempted murder among other charges.

  • Mike Schultz Shows 50-Lb Weight Loss Following COVID-19 Battle

  • Siliana Gaspard, Shad Gaspard’s Wife: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Willie K Dies: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Margie Reynolds: Ravi Zacharias Survived By His Wife of 48 Years

  • Gary Casper, Transcard Executive, Fired Over Obama Meme

    Gary Casper, an executive with Tennessee based company, Transcard, has been fired after posting a meme showing President Barack Obama with a noose around his neck.

  • Dreka Haynes, Kevin Gates’ Wife: 5 Fast Facts You Ned to Know

  • WATCH: Maxo Kream Fights Rizzoo Rizzoo in Houston Parking Lot

  • Model Janine Almario aka Janet Guzman Sends Racy Photo to Chris Hemsworth on Facebook

  • Beckett Cypheridge, Melissa Etheridge’s Son, Dead at 21

  • Walnita Decuir, the Mother of 3 of Boosie Badazz’s Kids

    Walnita Decuir, Tracey Taylor, Trivia Weatherspoon and Gerlissa Haze are the mothers of Boosie BadAzz's eight children.