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Jani Lane,47,Former Lead Singer For Warrant,Found Dead In A Nice, But Low Budget California Motel… Near Empty Bottle Of Vodka And Prescription Drugs Found At The Scene

August 12, 2011

Jani Lane,the 47-year-old lead singer of 1980s glam rock hair band Warrant,was found dead Thursday evening in Woodland Hills.Lane’s body was found at the Comfort Inn at the 20100 block of Ventura Boulevard,in the San Fernando Valley in Southern California.(HuffPo) (,the official site for Jani Lane fans) A police spokesman had no immediate information on […]

Drug Addict Actor Jeff Conaway,60, Dies Today After Losing Neverending Battle With Narcotics…

May 27, 2011

Actor Jeff Conaway’s never-ending battle against narcotics, and various other debilitating drugs,has finally ended today,at the age of 60.(TMZ) Conaway rose to fame in the late 1970s as a high school greaser in the hit movie musical “Grease” and as a regular on the classic 1970’s TV series “Taxi” but in more recent years was […]

Randy ‘Macho Man’ Savage,58, Dies Today In A Fatal Single Car Accident…May Have Suffered A Heart Attack While Driving

May 20, 2011

A generation of fans who grew up cheering for and watching legendary WWE (formerly the WWF)  champion wrestler, Randy ‘Macho Man” Savage,58,were saddened to hear the news about his death today in Tampa, Florida in a single car accident.(Wiki) (ABC Video report) Randy’s wife of one year,Lynn, was in the car with him when the […]

Montae ‘M-Bone’ Talbert,22,The Cali Swag District Member Shot To Death By A Hater In Ingelwood…Shot Twice In The Head

May 16, 2011

Cali Swag District member  Montae Talbert,22, who performed under the name ‘M-Bone’, and part of the group who popularized a dance called the “Dougie” was gunned down, shot twice in the head on Sunday night in his hometown of Inglewood, California.(NPR) M-Bone was sitting in a car in the 400 block of North La Brea Avenue […]

Geraldine Ferraro,75,The First Woman To Run For U.S. Vice President,Dies Today Of Complications From Blood Cancer

March 26, 2011

Former congresswoman, the first woman and first Italian-American to run on a major party national ticket, Geraldine Ferraro,75, has died today of complications from blood cancer at Massachusetts General Hospital.(Huffpo) She is survived by husband John Zaccaro, and their three children.(USA Today) Geraldine Ferraro had waged a heroic 12 year battle against Multiple Myeloma, and had inspired many of […]

West Coast Hip Hop Hooks And R&B Singer Nate Dogg,41,Dies From Complications From Multiple Strokes…Regulating In Eternity!!!

March 16, 2011

Late last night, we recieved the sad news that the smooth singing, laid back G-funk hip hop legend Nate Dogg, whose real name was Nathaniel D. Hale, has died at the young age of 41.(Long Beach press-Telegram) Nate Dogg had been suffering from health issues for several years, sufferring the effects of two strokes ,one in 2007,which left  him […]

Wes Leonard,16,Star Fennville High School Athletic Hero,…Hit’s Winning O.T. Shot ,Then Shockingly Collapses And Dies On The Court!!!(VIDEO)

March 4, 2011

All American kid, 16 year-old High school athletic hero, Wes Leonard collapsed and died last night, right after making the game winning lay-up shot for his Fennville high school basketball game win against a very game opponent,Bridgman high school.(CNN) (Wes Leonard personal Facebook page) The final score in the overtime win was 57-55 ,thanks to Wes […]

American Hero Elizabeth Edwards,61, Dies Today Losing Her Courageous Battle Against Breast Cancer…She Was A Popular Political Icon Wed To A Terrible Lying Husband…

December 7, 2010

Less than a day after releasing a statement announcing to the world that she was in the final stages of her mortal battle with cancer, and that any further treatment would be futile, Elizabeth Edwards lost her life and her long battle with breast cancer, and succumbed today at the age of 61.(Source) (Learn more […]

Ronni Chasen Murder Suspect Commits Suicide As The Police Close In On Him…What Was He Hiding Concerning This Killing?!?

December 2, 2010

To his neighbors at the Harvey Apartments in Hollywood he was known only as ‘Harold’, but to the detectives investigating the murder of prominent Hollywood publicist Ronni Chasen, he was known to them as their ‘person-of-interest’ suspected in the murder of Mrs. Chasen.(CNN) ‘Harold’ has been under scrutiny and surveillance by the Beverly Hills police […]

Hollywood Publicist Ronni Chasen,64, Shot 5 Times After Leaving ‘Burlesque’ World Premiere Event Monday In Beverly Hills…A Real Life Murder Mystery!

November 17, 2010

Prominent, and much-loved Hollywood publicist, Ronni Sue Chasen, was shot to death early Tuesday in Beverly Hills while driving down a street in close proximity to Beverly Hills High school and the posh Beverly Hills hotel as she was making her way home.(HuffPo) Ms. Chasen,64, was shot 5 times in the chest, from an assailant that […]