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‘Good Times’ Actor Ben Powers Dead at 64

‘Good Times’ Actor Ben Powers Dead at 64

By Kimberly Ripley April 19, 2015

Good Times actor Ben Powers died earlier in April at the age of 64. Alton “Ben” Powers passed away on April 6th in New Bedford, Massachusetts, according to his obituary. Ben Powers played the role of Keith Anderson, a pro …

Robin Williams’ Wife, Children Argue Over His Estate

Robin Williams’ estate is being scuffled over by the late comedian’s wife of less than three years, Susan, and his children, Zachary, Zelda and Cody. Robin Williams‘ widow filed papers in a San Francisco court claiming that the children, from …

Robin Williams’ Family Is Now Fighting Over His Estate, Wife Accused Of Being “Greedy”

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Jennifer Lawrence Beats Out Kim Kardashian in Google’s Most Searched People List for 2014

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Robin Williams Leads Google Searches For 2014 Robin Williams Leads Google Searches For 2014

Google has released its annual lists of the top trending searches for the year. In the past, these have come under the “Zeitgeist” label, but this year, Google is just going with “Year in Search” without any explanation as to …

Jessica Chastain Talks Robin Williams, Sister’s Suicide

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Robin Williams: Lewy Body Dementia Contributed to Suicide

Robin Williams was reportedly suffering from Lewy body dementia at the time of his death and it likely played a role in him taking his life. The Mayo Clinic says “Lewy body dementia is the second most common type of …

Robin Williams’ Autopsy: Does It Shed Light On Suicide?

Robin Williams shocked the world earlier this year when he committed suicide, and many were left with the questions that surround the sudden death of any famous person; in particular, “Why did he do it?” Although Williams had been known …

Robin Williams Toxicology Report: No Drugs or Alcohol

Robin Williams hanged himself with a belt in his own bedroom on August 11 of this year. The actor had been battling depression after learning that he was in the early stages of Parkinson’s disease. According to investigators, closed bottle …

Matt Damon Finally Talks Robin Williams’ Death

The death of Robin Williams shocked the world and it seemed like everyone who knew him wanted to talk about him, share funny stories and special memories. Matt Damon had a close relationship with Robin Williams but remained fairly quiet …

Matt Damon Says He and Ben Affleck ‘Owe Everything’ to Robin Williams

Matt Damon says he and his Good Will Hunting partner, Ben Affleck, owe “everything” to Robin Williams. The Saving Private Ryan star talked to Yahoo Global News anchor Katie Couric about the debt he and his childhood friend owe the …

Robin Williams Had Called His Friend To Say Goodbye

Shortly before taking his own life, Robin Williams called his longtime friend Billy Connolly to say goodbye. Like Connolly, Williams was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease, but only told his close friends and family members. Williams leaned on Connolly for advice …

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Robin Williams’s Daughter Zelda Returns to Twitter After Harassment

Zelda Williams, the daughter of the late great Robin Williams, returned to Twitter after leaving in mid-August, shortly after her father’s death. At the time, she said she didn’t know how long she would be gone, but indicated that it …

Robin Williams’ Daughter Returns To Social Media

After quitting the sites shortly after her father Robin Williams’ death, Zelda Williams has returned to social media. On Monday, September 1, Zelda simply tweeted “Thank You” with a link to a quote by Harvey Fierstein. “Never be bullied into …

Robin Williams’ Daughter Makes Twitter Comeback

Robin Williams’ suicide shocked everyone who knew him and everyone who adored his films and comedy; however, as with anything, the internet had some cruel things to say about it in the aftermath to his daughter Zelda, and she took …