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Former White House press secretary James Brady dies at 73

Alexandria - Former White House Press Secretary James Brady, who was severely injured in an assassination attempt on US President Ronald Reagan in 1981, died Monday at a retirement home in Virginia, a family spokesman announced.

Dog dies in hot car after woman spends 13 hours in Walmart

Last Thursday a woman in Crestview, Florida, left her dog Waldo unattended in a hot car while she was inside a Walmart store for more than 10 hours.

Bobby Womack dead at 70

Soul music legend Bobby Womack has passed away at the age of 70 years old on June 27, 2014. The sad news was confirmed by a label spokesperson from XL Recordings.

Watergate conspirator Jeb Magruder dies at 79

Danbury - Watergate conspirator Jeb Stuart Magruder, who became a minister after serving time in prison for his role in the scandal that forced Richard Nixon to resign the presidency in 1974, has died.

Country singer Kevin Sharp dies at age 43

It is with great sadness to announce the passing of platinum country music singer and motivational speaker Kevin Sharp. He was 43 years old.

Eric Lawson, the Marlboro ad man, dies of chronic lung disease

Eric Lawson has died of chronic lung disease at the age of 72. Lawson portrayed the rugged Marlboro man in cigarette ads during the late 70s.

Canada's oldest giraffe dies at Toronto Zoo

Toronto - Ginetta, Canada’s oldest giraffe has died at the Toronto Zoo at the age of 30. Officials at the zoo officials reportedly confirmed the news on Facebook Monday.

Star of Only Fools and Horses, Roger Lloyd Pack, dies aged 69

London - Roger Lloyd Pack, the actor famous for his role as Trigger in the cult BBC series Only Fools and Horses, has died aged 69.

Amiri Baraka, activist, poet, and playwright, has died

Newark - Poet, playwright, novelist, activist, and former New Jersey poet laureate, Amiri Baraka, died Thursday at the age of 79.

Hero teen dies after throwing himself on bomber to save school

A teenager in Pakistan died after throwing himself on a suicide bomber at a school, possibly saving hundreds of lives. There were 2,000 students at the school when Aitzaz Hassan, about 15, noticed the bomber at the school.

Football legend Eusebio dies aged 71

Football legend Eusebio da Silva Ferreira has died from a heart attack aged 71. The famed striker was born in Mozambique in 1942 and during his long and glittered career played 64 times for Portugal scoring 41 goals.

Doris Lessing, 'prolific and unconventional' author dies, aged 94

London - Doris Lessing, the "prolific and unconventional" Nobel prize-winning British author of over 50 novels, has died, aged 94.

British sculptor, Sir Anthony Caro, dies at 89

London - British sculptor Sir Anthony Caro died Wednesday of a heart attack. He was 89. Caro was considered by many to be the "greatest sculptor of his generation" and was known for his works using industrial metal.

Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Oscar Hijuelos dies at 62

New York - Oscar Hijuelos, the first Latin-American writer to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, died Saturday in Manhattan. He was 62 years old.

Teenaged football player dies after collision on field

A 16-year-old football player from Brockton (New York) High School died Monday after being injured in a helmet-to-helmet hit during a game Friday night. Damon Janes, a junior who suffered the injuries, was a running back and defensive end.

Former bodyguard to Jay Z, Beyoncé and Lady Gaga dies

Norman Oosterbroek, nicknamed the Dutch Giant, was a bodyguard to many celebs such as Jay Z, Beyoncé, Lady Gaga and other pop stars.

BBC broadcaster David Jacobs dies at 87

London - BBC broadcaster and presenter David Jacobs, whose career spanned seven decades, has died at the age of 87. He was surrounded by friends and family.

Boy dies in vehicle while parents were attending funeral

Deputies in Manatee County, Florida, are investigating a 3-year-old's death after he was left in the car whilst his parents attended a funeral.

Jeff Hanneman, guitarist for Slayer, dies at 49

The guitarist, as well as one of the founding members of Slayer, Jeff Hanneman died Thursday morning at the age of 49, due to liver failure.

British man dies during Arctic expedition

Philip Goodeve-Docker was on an Arctic expedition, and he and two friends got into trouble when they were trekking across Greenland ice sheet.

Deftones bassist, Chi Cheng, dies at 42

Chi Cheng, the bassist player for the band Deftones, has died at the age of 42. Cheng passed away on Saturday, April 13.

Video: Margaret Thatcher dies at 87 following a stroke

Widely regarded as Britain’s best peacetime Prime Minister of the twentieth century and known as the ‘Iron Lady’, Baroness Thatcher has sadly passed away today.

Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher dies at 87

The first woman to ever serve as prime minister of Britain, Margaret Thatcher, has died at the age of 87. It is being reported that she suffered a stroke.

NYC man falls on broken glass, then bleeds to death

Brooklyn - A New York City man died a few days ago after he fell and cut his arm on a broken bottle during an altercation, according to police sources.

Legendary fitness and bodybuilding icon Joe Weider dies

Joe Weider, considered to be the father of fitness and bodybuilding as well as the person who helped Arnold Schwarzenegger launch his bodybuilding and acting career, has died at the age of 93.

NBA: Lakers owner Jerry Buss dies of cancer

Los Angeles - Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss died early Monday. He had been battling cancer, but The Associated Press reports that he actually died of kidney failure.

UK Pensioner left without food dies

Gloria Foster, who is in her 80s, was left at her home in Surrey without water, food or medication for nine days after a care agency shut down.

Shoplifter dies after 'physical altercation' with Walmart workers

Lithonia - Police say a man who allegedly shoplifted at a Walmart in Lithonia, Georgia, died after a "physical altercation" with employees. The man allegedly stole two DVD players at the Walmart around 1:30 a.m. Sunday and attempted to leave by the front door.

Veteran Canadian broadcast journalist Henry Champ dies at 75

Henry Champ, 75, a veteran Canadian broadcast journalist died Sunday morning in Washington, D.C., his son Adam confirmed, as CBC News reports.

5-year-old dies after falling off diving board

A five-year-old boy died after he suffered a severe head injury as a result of falling off a diving board in Central Florida.
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