BOONTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Authorities have identified the mother and child who were found dead in a pond in Morris County . Exactly what happened, though, remains a mystery. READ MORE: Former Aides Karen Hinton, Lindsey Boylan Accuse Gov. Andrew Cuomo Of Bullying, Sexual Harassment As CBS2’s Andrea Grymes reported, there is a picturesque park that was marred by tragedy in Boonton. Leftover police tape was near the swings, and a makeshift memorial on the bridge over the pond where investigators say the bodies of 35-year-old Warda Syed and her 11-year-old son, Uzair, were found. Warda Syed and Uzair Syed. (credit: Image via CBS2) “There’s a family in deep pain today and we as people in Boonton need to say we’re thinking of you and praying for you,” one woman said. Authorities said they were initially called to Grace Lord Park around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. They found Syed’s 6-year-old son unharmed, but alone in a car, calling for his mother. Police followed footprints … [Read more...] about Authorities Identify Warda Syed, Uzair Syed As Mother, Child Found Dead In Pond In Boonton, N.J.
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The Myanmar cyclone. The earthquake off the coast of Japan. The Chilean volcano. Has Earth gone bonkers? Not at all. This level of natural activity is normal for Earth, scientists say. "Mother Nature is just reminding us that she is in charge," Bill Patzert, a climatologist at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., told LiveScience . That also means the recent Midwestern quake (centered in Illinois) and temblors near Reno, though unnerving and frightening to locals, were just another day for Planet Earth. Reference point A look back at events in 2007 serves to remind just how wild this world routinely is. EM-DAT, the OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database, tracks natural disasters in which either 10 or more people were killed, 100 or more people were affected, a State of Emergency was declared, or there was a call for international assistance. In the United States in 2007, EM-DAT tallied four such tornado disasters, five winter storms, seven … [Read more...] about Mother Nature Still in Charge
Ever since actress Sara Ali Khan started interacting with media after foraying into Bollywood, she has always maintained that she is a Mommy's girl. Sara, who's the daughter of Amrita Singh and Saif Ali Khan, said that her goal in life is to make her mother happy and proud of her. In her recent tete-a-tete with Elle magazine, Sara said, "I live with my mother, and she's my whole world. She's my go-to for everything. Just last night, I had to go to a friend's place and she wasn't at home so I FaceTimed her to figure out what to wear (laughs)! My goal is to make sure my mother is proud of me, happy and secure. She's given up her life for my brother and me, and my genuine purpose in life is to be able to do one-tenth of that for her." In the same interview, Sara also revealed what she learnt from last year which was surrounded by chaos, and everything came to a halt. Sara asserted that last year changed her a lot, as she has always been someone who is active … [Read more...] about Sara Ali Khan Says Mother Amrita Singh Has Given Up Her Life For Her & Brother Ibrahim Ali Khan
Mumbai: In a heartwrenching incident, a 70-year-old mother spent the entire night next to her son's body and attended to his wounds, thinking that he was alive. Little did she know that he had passed away after sustaining a fatal injury during a fall at his home. The incident took place in the wee hours of Monday when the victim (42), who hailed from Meghalaya , fell in the bathroom of his residence in Kalina after getting drunk. Police informed on Wednesday that the man suffered a blow to his head which led to his death. For latest updates about Mumbai city, click here When his mother saw him lying motionless in the bathroom, she dragged him out and painstakingly laid him next to her elder son, who is also bed-ridden. Believing that he was alive, she applied turmeric powder on the victim's wound hoping for it to heal soon. Untitled Carousel MP Mohan Delkar's suicide note was written on his official letter pad The Mumbai Police have said that MP … [Read more...] about Mumbai: Septuagenarian mother spends night next to son’s body, treats his wounds believing him to be alive
India’s badminton doubles specialist and newly-appointed coach Jwala Gutta is known for being feisty. Not one to take things lying down, the Arjuna Awardee ripped apart a Twitter troll who called her mother anti-Modi. Jwala’s mother Yelen is Chinese. The drama unfolded on Twitter out of nowhere. A man, who’s Twitter handle reads @Siddhuheart began by asking Jwala’s sister Insi about her political leanings, posting: “Is it because your mother is from China that y u oppose Modi everytime?” This got Jwala fuming and she straightaway got into the discussion replying to the question with: “Think twice before you talk.” The reply instigated the man to continue: “Nt 2 offend, Just Tweeted to confirm. She is All Modi all da Time bt within Democracy rights. Modi is tirelessly workg 4 develm of country”, to which Jwala replied: “Do not dare say another word...she has her right to have an opinion...we r very much Indian or more than u!! N yes I am offended!!!” The man was … [Read more...] about Jwala Gutta shuts down troll after he calls her mother anti-Modi