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  • Jack White’s Keyboardist Found Dead in Mexico Hotel Room

    Oct 14, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Musician Isaiah “Ikey” Owens, the keyboardist for Jack White’s band, was found dead in his hotel room in Mexico on Tuesday. He was 38. “It is with great sadness that we tell the world of the passing of the incredible musician Isaiah ‘Ikey’ Owens,” Third Man Records announced in a press release. “He will be […]

  • Jheri Curl ‘Curly Kit’ Creator Comer Cottrell Dies at 82

    Oct 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *What would the 80s have looked like in black America without the existence of Comer Cottrell and his over-the-counter version of the Jheri Curl? The creator of Pro-Line products and the historic Curly Kit died at home in Plano, Texas, on Oct. 3 of natural causes, the family said. He was 82. In 1979, Cottrell […]

  • Did an Impromptu Biopsy Stop Joan Rivers’ Breathing?

    Sep 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *According to a new report in the New York Daily News, Joan Rivers may have stopped breathing during an unscheduled throat biopsy that cut off her air supply. The comedian never regained consciousness after she was rushed to a Manhattan hospital on Aug. 28, when she stopped breathing during a routine surgery on her vocal […]

  • Networks Set Special Joan Rivers Programming; Funeral is Sunday

    Sep 5, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Networks are lining up special programming this weekend to honor the life of Joan Rivers. E! enjoyed a special relationship with the one-and-only Joan Rivers for the past 20 years, and will honor Joan’s legacy in the one-hour E! News special, “Joan Rivers: Celebrating An Icon” airing tonight, Friday, September 5th at 9 p.m. ET/PT. […]

  • Comedic Legend Joan Rivers Dies at 81

    Sep 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Joan Rivers, a pioneering female stand-up comic and the queen of “Can We Talk?” gossip, has died, according to her daughter Melissa. She was 81. “It is with great sadness that I announce the death of my mother, Joan Rivers,” Melissa Rivers said in a prepared statement. “She passed peacefully at 1:17 p.m. surrounded by […]

  • Olympic Sprinter Torrin Lawrence Dies in Car Crash

    Jul 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Team USA track star Torrin Lawrence, one of the best sprinters in the country, died Monday morning after his car was struck by a tractor trailer, reports TMZ. The 25-year-old, who recently won a gold medal in the 4×400 relay at the IAAF World Relays, was driving in Georgia around 1:40 a.m. when his car […]