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Micron CEO Steve Appleton Killed In Plane Crash

02/04/2012 05:49 AM

Trading in Micron stock was halted Friday after news broke of the sudden death of the company’s chairman and CEO, Steve Appleton. According to reports, Appleton died when the small experimental pla...

 

Madonna Badger Reportedly Attempts Suicide

01/27/2012 06:10 AM

Madonna Badger, the New York ad executive who lost her parents and three daughters in a tragic house fire on Christmas morning, reportedly attempted to commit suicide. An unidentified relative of B...

 

Casey Anthony Video Diary Posted On YouTube

01/06/2012 01:25 AM

For the first time since being acquitted of murder in the 2008 death of her 2-year-old daughter Caylee, Casey Anthony has spoken out about life after prison. In the 4 ½ minute YouTube video that su...

 

Sports Announcer Jim Huber Dies

01/04/2012 04:47 AM

Longtime Turner Broadcasting sports announcer Jim Huber has died. According to reports, Huber passed away Monday in Atlanta after a short battle with acute leukemia. He was 67. Huber is survived by...

 

Yule Log Ashes Believed To Be Cause of Tragic Christmas Day Fire In Connecticut

12/28/2011 02:09 AM

Stamford, Connecticut fire officials reportedly believe ashes from a Yule log started the tragic Christmas morning fire that killed the three children and parents of successful ad executive Madonna...

 

Anthony Weiner And Wife Welcome A Son

12/23/2011 12:22 AM

Anthony Weiner, who resigned from Congress after admitting to Tweeting a picture of his bulging crotch in a pair of boxers, reportedly became a father this week. The New York Post reports Weiner’s ...

 

Small Plane Crashes On Busy NJ Highway, 5 Dead

12/21/2011 02:56 AM

A small plane crashed on a busy New Jersey highway Tuesday, leaving five people dead. Authorities say the single-engine turboprop Socata TBM-700 crashed on Interstate 287 near Exit 34 in the town o...

 

Author Christopher Hitchens Dies At 62

12/17/2011 12:54 AM

Christopher Hitchens, an author, journalist and intellectual known for his strong views on atheism, politics and international affairs has died. Vanity Fair confirms Hitchens passed away of pneumon...

 

Woman Dies In Manhattan Elevator Accident

12/15/2011 02:24 AM

An elevator inside a Manhattan office building malfunctioned Wednesday, leaving a 41-year-old woman dead and two witnesses traumatized. The NYC Fire Department confirmed the accident happened aroun...

 

Wife of Bishop Eddie Long Files For Divorce, Then Retracts Petition

12/03/2011 05:32 AM

Vanessa Long, the wife of an Atlanta megachurch pastor accused of using money to coerce at least four young men into having sexual relationships with him, says she no longer plans to go through wit...

 

Muhammad Ali Reportedly Hospitalized After Falling Unconscious

12/03/2011 02:53 AM

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali was reportedly hospitalized in Arizona after falling unconscious at his Phoenix-area home. Star magazine reports Ali, 69, was taken by ambulance to Scottsdale Healthcare ...

 

Evangelist Billy Graham Hospitalized In North Carolina

12/02/2011 04:18 AM

Popular Christian evangelist Billy Graham has been hospitalized for “evaluation and treatment of his lungs,” Asheville’s Mission Hospital confirmed Wednesday. The hospital indicated Graham, 93, is ...

 

Woman Uses Pepper Spray On Fellow Black Friday Shoppers

11/26/2011 02:17 AM

A woman determined to take advantage of Wal-Mart’s Black Friday deals on X-Box and Wii gaming consoles used pepper spray to ward off other shoppers, Los Angeles police say. The incident occurred sh...

 

CNN Radio Anchor Stan Case Killed In Car Accident

11/24/2011 04:50 AM

Longtime CNN Radio anchor Stan Case was killed in a car accident this week. Authorities in Birmingham, Alabama confirmed the accident happened Tuesday, but said no other details were available. Bir...

 

Two Oklahoma State Basketball Coaches Die In Plane Crash

11/19/2011 03:05 AM

Oklahoma State University officials confirm women’s basketball coach Kurt Budke and assistant coach Miranda Serna died Thursday evening in a plane crash. According to the university, the pair was f...

 

Delta Pilot Locked In Plane Bathroom Sparks Terror Scare

11/18/2011 03:30 AM

A co-pilot working on Delta flight 6132 from Asheville, North Carolina to NYC was almost forced to make an emergency landing at the LaGuardia Airport Wednesday night after the main pilot inadverten...

 

Pink Breast Cancer Ribbon Creator Evelyn Lauder Dies At 75

11/14/2011 11:16 PM

Evelyn Lauder, a breast cancer activist who helped create the Pink Ribbon campaign, has died. Lauder, 75, passed away Saturday at her Manhattan home from non-genetic ovarian cancer. She is survived...

 

Dorothy Rodham, Mother Of Hillary Clinton, Dies At 92

11/02/2011 12:25 AM

Dorothy Rodham, the mother of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, has died. Rodham was surrounded by family when she passed away shortly after midnight Tuesday in Washington D.C. Rodham was 92. The...

 

Andy Rooney Hospitalized For Surgery Complications

10/26/2011 11:49 PM

Andy Rooney has been hospitalized after suffering “serious complications” from minor surgery, according to CBS. The 92-year-old is in stable condition. No other details, including the nature of the...

 

Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni Name Daughter Giulia

10/21/2011 04:09 AM

In an official statement released Thursday, French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife Carla Bruni-Sarkozy revealed they have named their new daughter Giulia. Baby Giulia was born Wednesday at 7...