Tuesday June 27, 2017

Archive for the ‘Sad’ Category

Fitness model killed in freak whipped cream accident

A French fitness model died in a freak accident with a whipped cream dispenser, according to her family. Rebecca Burger was killed when a defective whipped cream dispenser exploded and struck her in the chest.  More…

Niagara Falls finally kills daredevil

A Niagara Falls daredevil made a splash in 2003 as the first person to take the plunge with no protection. He should have called it quits then. Kirk Jones tried the stunt again on April 19 — this time in a 10-foot inflatable ball — but was killed the second time around.  More…

North Korea kills American student

The comatose college student who was released from a North Korean prison last week died Monday afternoon, his family said. Otto Warmbier, a 22-year-old University of Virginia undergrad who served 18 months behind bars in the hermit kingdom for alleged anti-state acts, died at 2:20 p.m.  More…

Woman flung from golf cart, dies after falling on wine glasses she was holding

A 58-year-old San Jose resident died after being flung from a golf cart and falling on the shards of two wine glasses she was holding, the California Highway Patrol said.  More…

Tiger Woods ex-mistress: This is ‘kind of sad’

Cori Rist, one of Tiger Woods’ many mistresses during his wild sexcapades in the late 2000s, told The Post on Monday that she feels sorry for the golfing legend after his DUI arrest in Florida.  More…

The heartbreaking moment dad told daughter that mom died saving her

The Long Island teen who was saved from an out-of-control car by her mom on Mother’s Day was “devastated” to hear that her heroic parent didn’t survive the accident, the girl’s dad said Monday.  More…

Former Paramount CEO Brad Grey dies at 59

Former Paramount Pictures chief Brad Grey has passed away from cancer, aged 59. Grey — who produced Hollywood pictures including “No Country for Old Men,” “There Will Be Blood” and “The Departed” — passed away from cancer on Sunday evening at his home in Holmby Hills, California.  More…

The fall of retailers means doomsday for malls

Better take a good look, because this may be last call for the mall. The rise of online retailing and the disenchantment of shoppers with the department store is rapidly leading to the demise of American shopping meccas. For decades, malls have been anchored by super-sized department stores occupying tens of thousands of square feet.  More…

2017 is the year of the incredible collapsing Hollywood hunk

The biggest celebrity confessional of 2017 so far goes to Brad Pitt, who recently gave GQ an interview best described as off-brand. For decades, Pitt’s been an avatar of old-school American masculinity, the rough-hewn Midwesterner who wore his good looks casually, worked hard and said little. No more.  More…

ESPN Legend Chris Berman’s Wife Katherine Killed In Car Accident

The wife of ESPN legend Chris Berman was killed in a bad crash in Connecticut on Tuesday when her car slammed into another vehicle, killing both drivers. According to police, 67-year-old Katherine Berman was driving her 2003 Lexus around 2:15 PM when she slammed into the back of a Ford Escape.  More…

Missing couple found dead after disappearing in Belize

A missing American man and his Canadian girlfriend have been found dead in Belize, according to reports. The bodies of Francesca Matus, from Ontario, and her American boyfriend, Drew DeVoursney, were discovered Monday evening on a road leading to a sugar cane field in the Corozal District near the Mexican border.  More…

Cosmo’s new weight loss tip? Get cancer

Cosmopolitan shocked readers on Tuesday and it wasn’t with one of their famous sex tips. The magazine tweeted out an article titled “How This Woman Lost 44 Pounds Without Any Exercise” and received mountains of backlash because the woman profiled was suffering from cancer.  More…

‘Happy Days’ star Erin Moran died of cancer

“Happy Days” actress Erin Moran died of cancer, officials said Monday. The coroner and sheriff of Harrison County, Indiana, said Moran did not have any illegal drugs at home when her body was found on Saturday.  More…

Boy hangs himself after his girlfriend pranked her death

An 11-year-old Michigan boy hanged himself after his 13-year-old girlfriend faked her own suicide as part of a “manipulative” social media prank, his mother said.  More…

‘Happy Days’ star Erin Moran dies at 56

Erin Moran, the former child star who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms “Happy Days” and “Joanie Loves Chachi,” has died. Police in Harrison County, Indiana, said that she had been found unresponsive Saturday after authorities received a 911 call.  More…