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‘Buckwild’ Star Dies at the Age of 21
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Shain Gandee, one of the stars of MTV’s Buckwild, was found dead this morning in Sissonville, West Virginia. According to a report from the Charleston Daily Mail, 21-year-old Gandee was found in a vehicle with two other bodies. Gandee was …

Elwin Wilson Dies; Former KKK Member Was 76
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Elwin Wilson, a former Ku Klux Klan member who later apologized for his racist actions, has died. According to an Associated Press report, Wilson died at a South Carolina hospital at the age of 76. Wilson’s wife, Judy, related that …

Robert Zildjian Dies; Cymbal Manufacturer Was 89
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Robert Zildjian, the founder of Sabian Cymbals, has died. He was 89. According to an Associated Press report, Zildjian died at his home in Brunswick, Main on Thursday. Zildjian had reportedly been battling cancer. Zildjian was born in to a …

2000 Gold Medalist Dies of a Heart Attack at age 35
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Olympic gold medalist Soraya Jimenez has died at the age of 35. Reuters is reporting that Jimenez died of a heart attack at her home in Mexico City. She reportedly had multiple health issues, and only one lung. Jimenez won …

Richard Griffiths Dies After Heart Surgery Complications

Actor Richard Griffiths has passed away at the age of 65 following complications from heart surgery, according to multiple reports, including this one from the BBC. Griffiths appeared in numerous films, plays and television shows over the years, but for …

State Trooper, Wife Killed in Pennsylvania Murder-Suicide
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A former state trooper murdered his wife before committing suicide near Philipsburg, Pennsylvania on Thursday. Local news station WTAJ is reporting that 51-year-old Mark Miscavish shot and killed his wife, Traci Miscavish at the Country Market store where she worked. …

Toddler Mauled by 7 Dogs Dies in Georgia
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Family pets are,on the internet at least, normally shown as protective of their family, especially babies and children. One family in Georgia, however, learned that some pets don’t make friends with toddlers. Local Savannah, Georgia news station WTOC is reporting …

Fay Kanin Dies; Screenwriter Was 95

Famed Hollywood screenwriter and producer Fay Kanin has died. She was 95. Kanin gained fame along with her husband, Michael Kanin, in the 1940s and 1950s while writing screenplays for classic movies such as Sunday Punch, My Pal Gus, and …

Serial Killer: Head Newly Linked to Joel Rifkin

Many murders go unsolved, and many murderers are reluctant to reveal the extent of their crimes, even when they have no hope of being released from prison. This week, New York police have revealed that a severed head found in …

Golfers Find 2 Bodies Near Tallahassee Golf Course
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Golf is generally regarded as a leisure activity, something to pass the time in the sun while on vacation or on the weekend. So, when something as grisly as a shooting intrudes on such a leisurely activity, it makes the …

Cruise Ship Death: FBI Now Investigating

Though it seems an unthinkable tragedy, the high number of people who take cruises every year means that some deaths are likely to occur. This week, the FBI has begun investigating one such death that happened aboard a Royal Caribbean …

Virgil Trucks Dies; MLB Pitcher Was 95

MLB all-star pitcher Virgil Trucks has died at the age of 95. The Detroit News is reporting that Trucks was admitted to a hospital near his home in Calera, Alabama on March 21 for pneumonia. He died on March 23. …

Anthony Lewis Dies; New York Times Columnist was 85

Anthony Lewis, the author and influential columnist for The New York Times, has died. He was 85 years old. The New York Times is reporting that Lewis died at his home in Cambridge, Massachusetts on Monday, March 25. His wife, …

Risë Stevens Dies; Opera Singer Was 99

Opera singer Risë Stevens died this week at the age of 99. Stevens was best known for her title role in the opera Carmen during the 1950s. According to her New York Times obituary, Stevens died at her home in …

Harry Reems Dies; ‘Deep Throat’ Porn Star Was 65

Porn Actor Harry Reems has died at the age of 65. Reems’ friend, Don Schenk, reported the death on an internet marketing forum Wednesday afternoon. Reems, born Herbert Streicher, reportedly died on March 19 at a veteran’s hospital in Salt …

Boy Killed by Dad’s Plow Truck in Accident
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A Maine family is in shock this week after a father accidentally ran over his 6-year-old son with a snow plow truck. The Portland Press Herald is reporting that Kevin Capponi of Greene, Maine was plowing snow from his driveway …

Hospice Murder-Suicide Rocks Pennsylvania Community
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An elderly man and woman in Allentown, Pennsylvania are dead, following a murder-suicide. CBS is reporting that 86-year-old Elwood Osman shot his 83-year-old wife while she was lying in bed in the hospice wing of Lehigh Valley Hospital on Tuesday, …

Fran Warren Dies; Big Band Singer Was 87
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Fran Warren, a popular big band singer in the 40s and 50s, has died at the age of 87. Warren is reported by the Associated Press to have died of natural causes on March 4 at her home in Brookfield, …

A.B.C. Whipple Dies; Author Was 94

Addison Beecher Colvin (A.B.C.) Whipple, author and journalist, has died. The Associated Press reports that Whipple died on Sunday, March 17 from Pneumonia. Whipple is, perhaps, best known for his work as a Pentagon correspondent for Life magazine during World …

‘Haunted’ Car Parts Allegedly Pulled from Fatal Ryan Dunn Crash For Sale on Craigslist

This is a weird one. As you may remember, Jackass star Ryan Dunn drunkenly crashed his Porsche in West Goshen, Pennsylvania back in the summer of 2011, killing himself and his passenger. And apparently, someone recovered some small parts from …

Jason Molina Dies of “Natural Causes”; Singer Was 39

The record label Secretly Canadian today confirmed that singer/songwriter Jason Molina has died. The 39-year-old is reported to have died at his Indianapolis home on Saturday March 16 of “natural causes.” Molina’s record label stated that he stopped touring in …