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  • Don Pardo Dies: 'SNL' announcer dead at age 96, had longtime career
    Don Pardo dies: 'SNL' announcer dead at age 96, had longtime career
    Don Pardo, the unique voice of "Saturday Night Live" for nearly 40 years, has died. Daughter Dona Pardo confirmed that Don Pardo died peacefully in his sleep at his Tuscon, Ariz., home Monday evening, according to USA Today on Aug. 19....
  • Connie Marrero
    Marrero fondly remembered by his teammates
    Conrado "Connie" Marrero, the oldest living major league baseball player, died just two days short of his 103rd birthday on Wednesday at his home in Havana. The curveball specialist didn't make his major league debut until he was 39...
  • 'Green Acres': Actress Mary Grace Canfield dies
    'Green Acres': Actress Mary Grace Canfield dies
    "Green Acres" actress Mary Grace Canfield dies at age 89. Canfield died while in hospice near her home in Santa Barbara, California. According to Fenceviewer on Feb. 19, she was best known for her role in the beloved television series...
  • Mary Grace Canfield: 'Green Acres' actress dies at 89
    Mary Grace Canfield: 'Green Acres' actress dies at 89
    Mary Grace Canfield died and 89 on Saturday. The actress best known for her role on "Green Acres," died in hospice in Santa Barbara, Ca. According to The Baltimore Sun on Feb. 18, she died of lung cancer.On "Green Acres,"...
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman, 46, dies in N.Y. from apparent drug overdose
    Philip Seymour Hoffman, 46, dies in N.Y. from apparent drug overdose
    Philip Seymour Hoffman, who won the 2006 best actor Oscar for his portrayal of writer Truman Capote in "Capote", was found dead Sunday in his New York City apartment with what law enforcement officials said was a syringe in his arm. The...
  • Nelson Ned was loved in Latin America
    Brazil's romantic singer Nelson Ned dies
    The Brazilian romantic singer Nelson Ned, who had a successful singing career in Latin America in the 1970 and 1980's, died Sunday in San Paulo at the age of 66.Nelson Ned was hospitalized Saturday due to a severe case of pneumonia and high...
  • Jerry Coleman
    Jerry Coleman, former New York Yankee and distinguished Marine passes away at 89
    Jerry Coleman, the decorated war veteran who played second base for the New York Yankees from 1949-1957, passed away Sunday in Scripps Hospital in San Diego at the age of 89.Coleman worked as a broadcaster for the San Diego Padres since 1972,...
  • The poster child for empty nutrition foods
    Making processed foods more like real food
    Candace Choi released an article on Dec. 18, 2013 titled Less strange stuff on food labels as companies reformulate products that was published in The Columbus Dispatch later in the day.In the past, consumers quietly bought food that they thought...
  • D.C. man on fire dies from injuries, was burned beyond recognition
    D.C. man on fire dies from injuries, was burned beyond recognition
    The man who critically injured himself after pour gasoline over his body and set himself on fire on the Washington Mall on Friday, has died of his injuries. The man's name and age were not immediately known, and his burns were so severe that...
  • NFL dad dies in car accident on way to watch his son play
    NFL dad dies in car accident on way to watch his son play
    The father of Arizona Cardinals defensive lineman Dan Williams, was killed in a car accident as he traveled to New Orleans to watch his son play this weekend. According to a USA Today report on Sunday, Sept. 22, NFL-footballer Dan Williams'...
  • Patsy Swayze: Mother of Patrick Swayze dies at 86
    Patsy Swayze: Mother of Patrick Swayze dies at 86
    Patsy Swayze, mother of actor Patrick Swayze, died Monday night in her home. The 86-year-old died of undisclosed causes in her Simi Valley, Calif. home. According to United Press International on Sept. 19, she was a choreographer and a dance...
  • Football player ant bites: 12-year-old dies after attack
    Football player ant bites: 12-year-old dies after attack
    Football player ant bites cause a severe allergic reaction. Cameron Espinosa, 12, dies after being attacked at halftime while warming up in Corpus Christi, Texas. According to the Las Vegas Sun on Sept. 18, he died days after in a hospital.The boy...
  • Frederik Pohl
    Frederik Pohl: Good-bye to one of science fiction's greatest
    The great Frederik Pohl has died. He was 93. Pohl probably deserved his title of "Science Fiction Grand Master" more than any other of the genre. That's because he was far more than just a writer of stellar science fiction; he was an...
  • Kyrgyzstan bubonic plague: Hundreds quarantined as teen dies
    Kyrgyzstan bubonic plague: Hundreds quarantined as teen dies
    Kyrgyzstan bubonic plague fears are warranted with the death of a 15-year-old boy. Temirbek Isakunov, a sheepherder, has died. According to The Inquisitr on Aug. 27, 2013, there are currently three additional suspected cases, and hundreds more...
  • Oklahoma shooting: Australian student dies from gunshot to back
    Oklahoma shooting: Australian student dies from gunshot to back
    An Oklahoma shooting of an Australian student resulted in his death. Christopher Lane, 22, was fatally shot while jogging in Duncan, Okla. According to The Inquisitr on August 21, 2013, he was shot in the back by three teens that said they were...