Facebook rolls out after-death feature

2015-02-13 08:44

Facebook wants to be your social network for life, and even in the hereafter as it unveils its legacy contact control settings.

Nicole Kidman talks to Ellen about her father's death and how Keith Urban stood by her

2014-11-01 08:00

Nicole Kidman tells Ellen DeGeneres how Keith Urban carried her and helped whilst dealing with the death of her father.

What happens if my husband dies?

2011-04-26 10:55

A Fin24 user who has been living with her husband in a customary marriage is worried about what will happen to his estate.

Blue Lagoon actor dies

2010-12-08 12:16

An American-born actor, who starred in The Blue Lagoon and Crocodile Dundee II , has died at age 82.

Hundreds mourn Eunice Shriver

2009-08-14 15:50

Hundreds have turned out in Barnstable in the American state of Massachusetts for a public wake for Eunice Kennedy Shriver.

Fawcett made peace with ex

2009-07-01 12:00

Farrah Fawcett spoke to ex-husband Lee Majors for the first time in 23 years just a few months before she died, and had a long conversation, a source reports.

Thornton's daughter arrested

2009-06-26 11:26

Billy Bob Thornton's daughter, Amanda Brumfield, has been charged with first degree murder, following the death of a one-year-old child.

Clooney hires swine psychic

2009-06-19 11:10

George Clooney is mourning his dead pig and has hired a psychic to try and speak to Max from beyond the grave.

Carradine was 'assassinated'

2009-06-08 15:12

David Carradine's family have claimed the actor was assassinated because he was trying to expose an underworld martial arts group.

Meningitis misdiagnosed 4 times

2009-05-28 10:12

Gauteng health authorities have been criticised following the death of a 16-year-old boy who was misdiagnosed four times and left untreated for three days.


Celebs gather for Oscar de la Renta's funeral

2014-11-04 13:43

Stars of fashion, media and Hollywood a-listers gathered at the funeral for designer Oscar de la Renta

Amy Winehouse's death 'unexplained'

2011-07-23 19:11

Police are treating the death of troubled British singer Amy Winehouse as "unexplained".

Jackson syringes still not tested

2010-12-09 07:58

Attorneys for the doctor charged in Michael Jackson's death are asking a judge to order testing on syringes found in Jackson's home.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt returns to work

2010-11-25 11:16

Joseph Gordon-Levitt has posted a video on his website thanking fans for their support after his brother died unexpectedly last month.

Slain Bona editor mourned

2009-08-13 22:09

Colleagues of murdered Bona magazine editor Force Khashane have described him as "a dignified man" who contributed much to the media industry.

Diaz misses dad

2009-06-15 09:29

Cameron Diaz has revealed she still thinks about her late father Emilio every day, adding that she was "stunned" when he died.

Harmony suspends 77 workers

2009-06-05 16:24

Harmony Gold has suspended 77 employees and 45 contractors from its Free State operations for allegedly helping illegal miners.

Xenophobic violence into second week

2008-05-19 12:00

Xenophobic violence continues to spread across Gauteng. As the death toll rises to 22, and shocking images emerge in the national news media, News24 continues to publish photographs from across the country.

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