Beware of These ‘Dirty Dozen’ Tax Scams

As the tax deadline draws near, the Internal Revenue Service wants you to beware of fraudulent tax preparers, hidden offshore bank accounts and offers that seem too good to be true. In its “dirty dozen” list, released Tuesday, the IRS urged taxpayers to avoid falling prey to — or carrying out — a number of […]

‘Mission: Impossible’ Star Peter Graves Dies

Peter Graves, the tall, stalwart actor likely best known for his portrayal of Jim Phelps, leader of a gang of special agents who battled evil conspirators in the long-running television series “Mission: Impossible,” died Sunday. Graves died of an apparent heart attack outside his Los Angeles home, publicist Sandy Brokaw said. He would have been […]

Former Warriors owner Franklin Mieuli dies at 89

Franklin Mieuli, whose deerstalker cap, substantial beard and casual style made him one of the NBA’s most colorful figures in his 24 years as owner of the Golden State Warriors, died Sunday. He was 89. Mieuli died of natural causes in a San Francisco Bay Area hospital, the Warriors said in a statement. Mieuli was […]

Jack Kevorkian

Jack Kevorkian, the enigmatic pathologist known as “Dr. Death” and “Jack the Dripper,” who assisted in more than 130 suicides with his “mercy machine,” leaves a legacy of activism and controversy. The flamboyant doctor died last night at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Mich., of a pulmonary embolism at the age of 83, according to […]

Jack Kevorkian

Assisted – suicide Doctor Jack Kevorkian died of a thrombosis on June 3, 2011, at the age of 83. Widgets

LaToya believes King of Pop was murdered

Michael Jackson’s sister LaToya believes King of Pop was murdered and ‘justice will be served’ The Los Angeles County Coroner ruled Michael Jackson’s death a homicide… Michael Jackson’s personal doctor was in the crosshairs of a homicide investigation last night as the superstar’s sister insisted he was murdered. La Toya Jackson, speaking out for the […]