FOX 66 News at Ten
one father, Facebook's release of ‘Look-Back' videos, which presented users a
personalized slideshow of their photos and statuses since joining the social
media network, was a harsh reminder of a painful loss.
Berlin, according to his February 5 post on YouTube, lost his 21-year-old son
of undetermined natural causes on January 28, 2012.
calling out to Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook," Berlin said in the video,
choking back tears. "Well my son passed away January 28, 2012 and we can't
access his Facebook account...all we want to do is see his movie, that's
pled for family and friends to share the video in an attempt to make it go viral.
somebody will see it that counts," Berlin said. "I know it's a shot
in the dark but I don't care. I want to see my son's video. His name is Jesse
Berlin. Please help me."
video was viewed over 765,000 times in just a day, and Berlin saw results.
response is overwhelming," Berlin wrote in the comments under his video.
"We just wanted to see a 1 minute vid. We're going to get that vid. FB
contacted us and they're going to work on that vid. I want to thank everyone,
for your support. I didn't know what to expect from this but it was worth a
try. My son was 21 and died of natural causes, his autopsy came back
undetermined. He is proof that there are no guarantees in life. Hug your
children kiss them. Tell them you love them every single day. Again I thank
every single one of you, even the dislikes. God Bless."
view your Facebook 'Look-Back' video, sign into your Facebook account and go
Source: WBFF FOX45
Friday, February 7 2014, 10:44 AM EST
National News Headlines
|At least 2,200 US military deaths in Afghanistan since 2001|
|As of Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at least 2,200 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.|
|Friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect expected to plead guilty to obstruction charges|
|A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) is expected to plead guilty to impeding the investigation into the deadly attack.|
|Ferguson police officer who shot unarmed 18-year-old has lived quiet, sometimes turbulent life|
|Vastly different characterizations have emerged of a white suburban St. Louis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.|
|From shiver to swelter: Old Farmer's Almanac predicts colder-than-usual winter, hotter summer|
|Winter's going to be colder than usual and next summer hotter.|
|Former Los Alamos worker sentenced in conspiracy to sell nuke secrets|
|A former Los Alamos National Laboratory contractor has been sentenced to a year and a day in prison for conspiring with her physicist husband to sell nuclear secrets.|
|Man who lived in woods as hermit for 27 years is now working, participating in court program|
|A man who lived nearly three decades in the Maine woods has a job and is adjusting to life back in society.|
|American journalist killed in Syria had foreshadowed the pain his death would cause his family|
|In 2011, just after he was released from the Libyan prison where he'd been held for six weeks, James Foley acknowledged the peril journalists face covering the world's most dangerous places, soberly conceding that a mistake could mean death.|
|Judge reduces $2 million bail to $150,000 in case of Nevada man who shot, killed trespasser|
|A judge in a Nevada murder case has slashed bail from $2 million to $150,000 for a 73-year-old man who shot and killed one unarmed trespasser and seriously wounded another at a home he owns in Sparks.|
|Some Fed officials argue that economy is improving fast enough to signal lower support|
|Some Federal Reserve officials think the economy is improving fast enough that the Fed will soon need to signal a change in the extraordinary support it's been providing the economy in the form of ultra-low interest rates.|
|Ex-deputy: Details of gunfire after drunk driver shot following Texas crash not in report|
|An ex-deputy says he failed to note in a report that more gunfire took place well after a drunk driver was fatally shot following an accident that killed two boys in Texas.|