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Weekly Roundup August 28, 2015

From a Honduras teenager being buried alive to a waitress receiving a 'harsh' receipt note, there was no shortage of attention-grabbing stories this week. In case you fell off the grid a bit, here are a few that made waves.

1. Honduras teenager dies after waking up in coffin

To bury a loved one is a painful experience many go through, but to bury a loved one -- the same one -- twice? That's something no one should have to do.

A family in Honduras said they heard 16-year-old Neysi Perez screaming for help inside the coffin they had placed her in, thinking she was dead the day before.

The family used a sledgehammer to break through the concrete tomb before pulling Perez out of the coffin, and attempting to revive her, but were unsuccessful.The relatives say that the tips of Perez's fingers were left bruised, and that the viewing window on her coffin had been smashed.

2. Bears feel grass for first time

After spending 20 years working in a roadside zoo, four elderly bears have a new lease on life.

Thanks to PETA, the bears were released to a wild animal sanctuary, a 24-hour drive away in Colorado, where they'll happily live out the rest of their days. Now, they're free to roam.

3. Model calls out industry for body image expectations

A Swedish model with a body mass index of 17 -- making her underweight according to medical experts -- said she's too fat to model.

19-year-old Agnes Hedengård had a successful career in Sweden, and was even a runner up on "Sweden's Next Top Model." She said she stopped getting work because her body was deemed "too big."

The model took to social media to slam the fashion industry's body standards, including comments she has gotten on her hips being "too wide."

She posted to YouTube and Facebook taking a stand against the fashion industry.

4. Missing woman spotted 21 years later

A woman missing since 1994 is believed to have been spotted.

57-year-old Renee LaManna suffers from memory loss and mental illness. The New Jersey woman went missing when she was 35.

It's believed she was spotted in Greenville, South Carolina, at a Taylor's Walmart. There's a huge effort on social media to spread awareness and help find her.

5. Diner writes 'LOL' on receipt and leaves no tip

You know those stories that make happy headlines when a server is left an incredibly generous tip? This isn't one of those.

20-year-old Jess Jones is your typical college student just trying to pay for school.

On August 17, the Rutgers student was serving a party of eight on a busy night at D'Jais Bar & Grill. After the hundred-dollar tab was charged to a credit card, Jones noticed her customers left her no tip. Instead, the letters "LOL" were written on the tip line of the receipt, next to the words, "1 hour for food."

Jones of course, took to social media to vent she posted the receipt with a caption that read, in part:

"I would have preferred a "$0" tip than a "LOL" tip, but as a waitress, bad tips and harsh notes are all part of the job. Even though they did wait an hour to eat, they remained satisfied with filled drinks and proper notice that the kitchen was a bit busier than normal."

That's our roundup for the week. Check back next week for a new batch of stories you may have missed.

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5 trending stories you may have missed this week
BEIJING, CHINA - AUGUST 27: Usain Bolt of Jamaica speaks to the media after crossing the finish line to win gold in the Men's 200 metres final during day six of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 27, 2015 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
Police officers investigate on the crime scene inside a Thalys train of French national railway operator SNCF at the main train station in Arras, northern France, on August 21, 2015. A gunman opened fire on a train travelling from Amsterdam to Paris, injuring three people before being overpowered by passengers, French state rail company SNCF and rescue services said. Two of the victims were seriously injured and at least one suffered gunshot wounds, an SNCF spokesman said, adding that the assailant was armed with guns and knives. The motives behind the attack were not immediately known. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)
Migrants board a bus to Belgrade early in the morning in Presevo on August 24, 2015. Faced with what the bloc has called its worst refugee crisis since World War II, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande will hold talks in Berlin on Monday in a bid to give a fresh impetus to the EU's response in dealing with the situation. AFP PHOTO/ARMEND NIMANI (Photo credit should read ARMEND NIMANI/AFP/Getty Images)
Palestinians fight to free a Palestinian boy (bottom) held by an Israeli soldier (C) during clashes between Israeli security forces and Palestinian protesters following a march against Palestinian land confiscation to expand the nearby Jewish Hallamish settlement on August 28, 2015 in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh near Ramallah. AFP PHOTO / ABBAS MOMANI (Photo credit should read ABBAS MOMANI/AFP/Getty Images)
NEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 24: New homes, many with solar panels constructed by the Make it Right Foundation, are mixed with old homes and vacant lots in the Lower Ninth Ward on August 24, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The area was one of the most heavily devastated areas of the city following a levee breach along the Industrial Canal during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. The tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, which killed at least 1836 and is considered the costliest natural disaster in U.S. history, is August 29. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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