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Jennifer Aniston's Mom Has Died

5/26/2016 5:28pm EDT
Jennifer Aniston's Estranged Mom Dead At 79
Jennifer Aniston's mother has died. According to People Magazine, Nancy Dow passed away at age 79 after battling illness for a long time. The actress released a statement confirming the news, though it's unclear how close of a relationship Aniston and Dow had. Most news outlets described their relationship as being strained and as Dow being "estranged."

"It is with great sadness that my brother John and I announce the passing of our mother Nancy Dow. She was 79 years old and passed peacefully surrounded by family and friends after enduring a long illness. We ask that our family's privacy b...
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Chyna Busted For Public Intoxication Before Death

5/7/2016 12:10pm EDT
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Chyna was arrested for public intoxication months before her death, authorities reveal.

According to TMZ, the former wrestler "was seriously struggling before she died -- so much so, police found her wasted and passed out on the ground outside her apartment building."

Law enforcement received a call in November about a woman lying unconscious in the early morning in Redondo Beach, CA. Authorities found Chyna passed out. Police tell the website that Chyna had slurred speech and bloodshot eyes; she also smelled of alcohol.

Chyna -- Busted Drunk and Sleeping Outside ... Months Before De...
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Patton Oswalt Pays Tribute To His Late Wife With Quote From His 7-Year-Old Daughter

5/2/2016 6:17pm EDT
Patton Oswalt Shares Heartbreaking Quote From His 7-Year-Old Dau
Patton Oswalt shared a heartbreaking quote from his 7-year-old daughter Sunday, a little more than one week after his wife, true crime writer Michelle McNamara, passed away suddenly.

"When your mom dies you're the best memory of her," the tweet from Oswalt reads. Everything you do is a memory of her. -- Alice Oswalt, 7."

Alice is Patton and Michelle's only child, according to Yahoo.

McNamara passed away in her sleep on April 21. She and Oswalt married in 2005.

"When your mom dies you're the best memory of her. Everything you do is a memory of her." -- Alice Oswalt, 7

— Patton Oswalt ...
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Eva Mendes' Brother Has Died

4/30/2016 12:26pm EDT
Eva Mendes' Brother Dies Of Cancer
Eva Mendes' older brother has died after battling cancer. According to People Magazine, 53-year-old Carlos Mendez died on April 17. The news was confirmed by Eva's other brother, Carlo, on Instagram.

"With absolute pain and sadness in my heart this is the hardest thing I've ever had to go through in my life and as I'm writing this I'm still in disbelief. My brother has passed away peacefully this morning. I want to thank you all from the bottom of my heart for those who have prayed and have kept my brother in your thoughts and who wished him to get better. He fought with all his might and ...
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Nick Gordon Speaks Out

4/29/2016 8:10am EDT
Nick Gordon Speaks Out, Says He Tried To Save Bobbi Kristina's L
Nick Gordon is speaking out about Bobbi Kristina Brown months after her tragic passing. Gordon did an exclusive interview with Mail Online where he talked about how he feels now, looking back on the situation.

"I blame myself for not getting to Krissy quick enough that day. I can't blame myself for another addict's addiction but I feel like I failed her. She didn't make it. I wish she got help. I wish she got my spot [in rehab]. I did not protect her the way that I was supposed to – even if it was from herself," Gordon said.

Nick Gordon hasn't gotten along with Bobbi Kristina's family in ...
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His Sister Says That The Quote Isn't His, But His Real Words Were...

4/27/2016 5:28pm EDT
Steve Jobs' Sister Comments On His Inspirational Last Words
Much of Steve Jobs' life was shrouded in mystery and privacy, so it shouldn't be news to anyone that his surprisingly sudden death played out the same way.

However, some passages have been shared around the internet that are purported to be the visionary's last words.

The text, in its entirety, is as follows:

The last words of Steve Jobs

I have come to the pinnacle of success in business.
In the eyes of others, my life has been the symbol of success.
However, apart from work, I have little joy. Finally, my wealth is simply a fact to which I am accustomed.
At this time, lying on the h...
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Prince Cremated, Funeral Held

4/25/2016 10:59am EDT
Prince Cremated In Private Ceremony, Funeral Held Days After His
Prince has been cremated following his death and his family and closest friends have gathered for a private ceremony to say their goodbyes. According to the New York Times, Prince's family remembered the icon two days after his sudden death.

"A few hours ago, Prince was celebrated by a small group of his most beloved: family, friends and his musicians, in a private, beautiful ceremony to say a loving goodbye. Prince’s remains have been cremated and their final storage will remain private," his publicist, Yvette Noel-Schure, said on Saturday.

Prince was found dead inside an elevator in his...
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A Georgia Teacher's Response To Prince's Death Goes Viral

4/22/2016 10:07am EDT
Student Posts Video Of Teacher Breaking Down After Hearing About
A teacher at Banneker High School in College Park, Ga., was notably heartbroken after he heard about Prince's death on Thursday.

One of Matthew Patterson's students posted a video of him taking off his glasses, putting his head in his hands and holding back some tears as he projected a video of "Purple Rain" onto the classroom wall.

Twitter user Diamond captioned the clip, "When my teacher found out Prince died."

She later added, "he is a really cool guy and an amazing teacher."

Patterson told the NY Daily News that after he learned of the musician's death he "talked about what Prince m...
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Singer Prince Dead At 57

4/21/2016 1:00pm EDT
Prince News: Singer Dead At 57, Passes Away After Sudden Health
Police are investigating a death at Prince's Paisley Park estate. It's unclear who the victim is in the reported fatality, only that someone has died.

Update: Prince is dead at 57, according to TMZ.

First responders arrived at Prince's studio on Thursday morning after an emergency call. According to the Carver County Sheriff's Department, a fatality is confirmed, and the identity of the deceased is being withheld until next of kin are notified.

#BREAKING Prince DEAD at 57.https://t.co/deNswWDtPp

— TMZ (@TMZ) April 21, 2016

The 57-year-old singer, real name Prince Rogers Nelson, li...
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Final 'Game Of Thrones' Trailer Is Revealing And Not At The Same Time

4/20/2016 12:31pm EDT
'Game Of Thrones' Season 6 Trailer Hints At Jon Snow's Death, Or
Wait, isn't Jon Snow dead from last season of Game of Thrones? According to the last Season 6 trailer, Kit Harington's character may have cheated death -- or plays one helluva dead man.

As far as fans are concerned, Jon met his fate in the finale at the hands of his Night's Watch brothers. Since then, the cast of the show, producers, and the like swear by the "Winds of Winter" that Snow is as dead as dead gets. Creators, D.B. Weiss and David Benioff, when pressed, say Snow is a goner.

Benioff spoke to Variety recently about the fate of the popular bastard child. He says the proof is in ...
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