Filipino social media personality Sammy Manese has died, his sister and a close friend confirmed. The announcement: Manese’s sister, Bea, announced the news in a Facebook post on Wednesday. “It is with a heavy heart and great sadness that we announce the untimely demise of our beloved family member Sammy Manese,” Bea wrote.
A herd of wild elephants trampled a car after it struck a baby elephant along a major highway in Malaysia. What happened: According to local authorities, the incident occurred on the East-West Highway as a family of three was driving from Penang to Terengganu at about 7:35 p.m. local time on Nov. 26. The car, a white Perodua Axia, was being driven by a 48-year-old man when it collided with the elephant calf during drizzling and foggy conditions.
CNN’s Clarissa Ward speaks with Thomas Hand, a father who believed his 9-year-old daughter Emily was killed by Hamas during the attacks of October 7th. Hand’s daughter was found to be alive and was released as part of the exchange of hostages and prisoners during the truce between Israel and Hamas.