ARTICLES RELATING TO CELEBRITY DEATHS

Inmate who says he's Prince's son to get new DNA test

2016-08-24 17:00

A judge has allowed a new DNA test on a prison inmate who claims he is Prince's son and the rightful heir to the pop legend's vast estate.

Founding guitarist of 3 Doors Down Matt Roberts dies

2016-08-22 12:04

Guitarist Matt Roberts, a founding member of the rock band 3 Doors Down, has died in Wisconsin.

Backstreet Boys creator Lou Pearlman dies in prison

2016-08-22 08:55

Lou Pearlman, credited for starting the boy-band craze and launching the careers of the Backstreet Boys and NSync, has died in prison.

Mad magazine and movie poster artist dies

2016-07-28 10:06

Jack Davis, the prolific Mad magazine illustrator, cartoonist and movie poster artist, has died.

The Voice singer Christina Grimmie's autopsy results revealed

2016-07-24 12:54

Christina Grimmie's autopsy report reveals that she died from ''gunshot wounds of head and chest'' after she was gunned down by a deranged fan following a concert performance in Orlando last month.

Jim Carrey's ex-girlfriend wrote him a suicide note

2016-07-06 12:00

Cathriona White's death has been ruled a suicide by the LA County Coroner's office.

Deer Hunter director Michael Cimino dies

2016-07-03 10:23

Michael Cimino, director of the Oscar-winning Vietnam-era film The Deer Hunter, has died at the age of 77, several sources have said.

Judge in Prince case to unseal documents

2016-07-01 21:00

In a court order made public, the US judge deciding who should inherit the estate of late singer Prince has ordered that many of the case documents be publicly available.

Anton Yelchin laid to rest at private funeral

2016-06-28 11:04

Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin has been laid to rest in a private funeral service attended by friends and family.

New suit against Fiat Chrysler mentions Anton Yelchin's death

2016-06-27 10:12

A new lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler prominently mentions Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin.

 

Counterfeit pain pills likely came to Prince illegally

2016-08-23 10:07

The disclosure that some pills found at Prince's Paisley Park home and studio were counterfeit pain pills containing fentanyl strongly suggests the pills came to him illegally.

Bogus drugs found at Prince's estate

2016-08-22 09:04

An official close to the investigation says several pills taken from Prince's estate in Paisley Park after his death were counterfeit drugs that actually contained the powerful opioid fentanyl.

Actor Kenny Baker, Star Wars' R2-D2, dies

2016-08-13 19:33

Kenny Baker, the British actor who starred as plucky robot R2-D2 in the Star Wars movies has died.

Classic movie 'ghost' singer dies

2016-07-26 11:19

Hollywood voice double Marni Nixon, whose singing was heard in place of the leading actresses, has died.

Pretty Woman director Garry Marshall dies

2016-07-20 08:36

Garry Marshall, whose deft touch with comedy and romance led to a string of TV hits and the box-office successes has died.

Star Trek cast dedicate film to Anton Yelchin

2016-07-05 19:00

Simon Pegg has lost part of his "family" following the death of Anton Yelchin and he and his castmates are finding it hard promoting the movie.

Prince's doctors investigated over claims that they helped him get drugs

2016-07-02 09:41

Prince's doctors are being investigated by law enforcement officials following the singer's death from a self-administered Fentanyl overdose.

Judge asks for more time to determine Prince heirs

2016-06-28 22:00

A judge in the US state of Minnesota has decided to extend the process of determining who will be eligible to inherit Prince's estate by another two weeks.

The house where Brittany Murphy died is back up for sale

2016-06-27 12:36

The home where Brittany Murphy and her husband died just five months apart is up for sale again.

Fiat to investigate car in death of Star Trek actor

2016-06-24 13:24

A Fiat Chrysler executive has said the company is planning its own investigation into the role of a Jeep Grand Cherokee in the death of actor Anton Yelchin.

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