Paul Farrell

is an independent journalist and senior contributor to Heavy who covers breaking news and current events. He's from Ireland and lives in Brooklyn.
  • Uta Halee Academy ‘Shooting’: ‘Active Shooter Is Down’

    An active shooter at Uta Halee Academy in Omaha, Nebraska, is "down," according to multiple reports from the scene.

  • Olabinjo ‘Ola’ Osundairo: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • ‘Persons of Interest’ in Jussie Smollett Case: Cops Raid Homes

  • Darla Shine: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Amazon Not Building New York City Campus

  • Megan Butterworth: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Megan Butterworth, Ryan Adams' ex-fiancee, has called the singer-songwriter "emotionally abusive" in a feature that also names Phoebe Bridgers and Courtney Jayne as accusers.

  • Red Bar in Grayton Beach a ‘Total Loss’ After Fire

  • Marcella Zoia: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • WATCH: Woman Tossing Chair Off of Toronto High-Rise Balcony

  • Pedro Morales Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Capt. Zoe Kotnik: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Zoe Kotnik, the first woman to head the F-16 Viper demonstration team, has been relieved of her command.

  • Richard & Patricia Kelly, Mark Kelly’s Parents: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Ron Skeans, BBC Cameraman: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Carla Garcia, Alex Abrines’ Wife: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • David Williams Dead: Former Vanderbilt AD Dies at 71

  • Pene Delmage, Albert Finney’s Wife: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Mary Elizabeth Inabinett Allegedly Assaulted Kellyanne Conway

  • Albert Finney Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Jeff Bezos Accuses National Enquirer of Blackmail

  • Daemon Cins aka Jason Whitney: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Jason Whitney aka Daemon Cins was arrested along with his wife Mercedes Carrera aka Melinda Smith and accused of sexually abusing a child under the age of ten.

  • Rocky Lockridge Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Bob Massi Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Mercedes Carrera aka Melinda Smith: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Doc Thompson Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Cooke Maroney: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Cooke Maroney is engaged to Jennifer Lawrence, around six months after the couple first started dating.

  • Brayden Berkshire Accused of Killing Nathan Joe Popper

  • Thomas Cheung: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Clemence Michallon: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Dave Mirra’s 2016 Death Reported as New in 2019

  • Jessica & Olivia Namath, Joe’s Kids: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Joe Namath has two daughters, Jessica, and Olivia, from his marriage to Deborah Mays that lasted between 1984 and 2002.