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  • Reggae Singer Junior Murvin Dies in Jamaica

    Dec 3, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Reggae singer Junior Murvin, best known for his signature song “Police and Thieves,” died Monday at a hospital in Jamaica, reports Billboard. His age has been listed as either 64 or 67 in various reports. The Jamaica Observer is reporting that Murvin — born Murvin Junior Smith in Port Antonio — was admitted to a […]

  • ‘In Living Color’ Actor Jay Leggett Dies at 50

    Nov 26, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Actor Jay Leggett, a cast member in Keenan Ivory Wayans’ sketch comedy series “In Living Color,” died Saturday after collapsing on a deer hunt, The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports. He was 50. Leggett’s death is believed to be heart-related, but the coroner says the official cause of death is still pending. The actor died at […]

  • L.C. Greenwood of Pittsburgh’s ‘Steel Curtain’ Dies at 67

    Oct 1, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *L.C. Greenwood, the unrelenting defensive end who made up one quarter of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ “Steel Curtain” defense of the 1970s, has died. He was 67. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s office said Greenwood died Sunday from undisclosed causes just before noon at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital. A six-time Pro Bowler and two-time All-Pro, Greenwood played […]

  • Former NBA Star Dean ‘The Dream’ Meminger Found Dead

    Aug 27, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Dean “The Dream” Meminger, who helped the NY Knicks clinch the 1973 NBA title, was found dead in his hotel room Friday … wearing his championship ring, reports TMZ. Meminger was found unconscious inside his NYC hotel room by staff members after failing to check out. He was pronounced dead on the scene. There were […]

  • Suspect Identified in Beating Death of Transgender Reality Star

    Aug 23, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Police have identified a suspect in the beating death of a transgender woman who was the star of an online reality series. KNBC reported Thursday night that Fontana police are looking for 18-year-old Dantjier Powell, of San Bernardino, in the death of Domonique Newburn. The 32-year-old, who was one of the stars of “Hollywood Houseboys,” […]

  • ‘Rizzoli & Isles’ Stops Production after Lee Thompson Young’s Death

    Aug 20, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

      *Production on TNT’s hit drama “Rizzoli & Isles” has been shut down in light of the sudden passing of co-star Lee Thompson Young, whose body was discovered in his apartment after he failed to show up for work on Monday morning. The producers of the series, in which Thompson played star Angie Harmon’s partner […]