Former NFL running back Cedric Benson was killed in a motorcycle crash in West Austin, Texas on Saturday. Benson, 36, and a female passenger in her 30s were killed when his motorcycle hit a minivan and crashed. The accident occurred at 10 p.m. Saturday night, hours after he posted a photo to his Instagram stories that shows his prized BMW motorcycle, along with the caption "My Saturday night."
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Guards at the jail where serial sex offender Jeffrey Epstein committed suicide on Saturday failed to make mandatory checks on the inmates the night before. Epstein, 66, was found unresponsive in his cell in the Special Housing Unit at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Lower Manhattan at 6:30 a.m. Saturday.
Billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein feared for his life in the days before he was found hanging in his jail cell. Epstein, 66, was found dead in his Lower Manhattan jail cell on Saturday morning. According to MSNBC, people close to Epstein feared an attempt on his life after he was found semi-conscious in his jail cell last month.
Attorney General William Barr has ordered an investigation into Epstein's death. According to NPR, Barr "was appalled" to learn that Epstein died "from an apparent suicide while in federal custody."
Police finally arrested George Michael's ex Fadi Fawaz after he went berserk and smashed up the late singer's $6 million (USD) mansion near affluent Regents Park in Central London.
Former child star Cameron Boyce has died. His family confirmed the Disney star died in his sleep on Saturday after suffering a seizure. He was 20.
The NYPD has confirmed the death of popular YouTube gamer Desmond "Etika" Amofah whose body was pulled out of the East River on Tuesday morning. He was 29.
Fashion icon and socialite Gloria Vanderbilt died Monday at age 95. She is best known as a designer jeans pioneer in the 1970s and '80s.
Rapper Bushwick Bill passed away Sunday after a prolonged battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 52.
Melvin Edmonds, co-founder and lead singer of the R&B group After 7, passed away on Sunday following a long illness. He was 65.
Quincy Jones, 86, penned a poignant tribute to his late ex-wife Peggy Lipton who passed away on May 11 following a long battle with colon cancer. She was 72.
Days before legendary director John Singleton was taken off life support after suffering a massive stroke, his mother and daughter waged a war for control over his money. Last week, Sheila Ward (inset) filed a request asking to become a temporary conservator of her son's estate since he was incapable of making decisions "while he is incapacitated."