Michael Johns

Michael Johns, the Australian blue-eyed soul crooner of American Idol Season 7, has died at age 35. Johns is the first Idol top 10 finalist to pass away in the show’s 13-season history. While the singer’s family has not yet issued an official cause-of-death statement, sources have told The Hollywood Reporter it was a blood […]

Grandmother Saves Grandson From Attack

Wildlife officials are trying to trap an otter today that they believe mauled an 8-year-old boy and his grandmother who came to his rescue. Officials believe Bryce Moser inadvertently got too close to the otter’s pups when he was swimming Thursday morning in the Pilchuck River, a swimming hole his family has been using for […]

Jessica Barrymore

It’s a sad day for the Barrymore family. Drew Barrymore’s older half-sister, Jessica Barrymore, was found dead in National City, California, early Tuesday morning, Yahoo confirmed. She was 47. Jessica, who like Drew is the daughter of the late John Drew Barrymore, and her famous half-sibling weren’t exactly close but that hardly means the Blended […]

Oceana Irizarry

A 9-year-old girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach while she vacationed with her family died from her injuries, law enforcement officials said Tuesday. Oceana Irizarry’s father also was killed Sunday. The two, of Fort Stewart, Georgia, were walking along Caspersen Beach in Venice on Sunday when the 1972 Piper […]

Johann Breyer

An 89-year-old Nazi war crimes suspect died in custody hours before a U.S. ruling Wednesday that he should be extradited to Germany to face trial. Johann Breyer died Tuesday night at a Philadelphia hospital, where he had been transferred Saturday after a month in jail, his lawyer and the U.S. Marshals Service said. His death […]