OJ Simpson’s promising Hollywood career before sensational double murder trial

OJ Simpson’s promising Hollywood career before sensational double murder trial

OJ Simpson, who died Wednesday at the age of 76, had a varied career in Hollywood as an actor and a pitchman before his 1994 trial for double-murder in the deaths of ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend, Ronald Goldman. The handsome former Buffalo Bills star with the marquee good looks, nicknamed “The Juice,” … Read more

How ‘The View’ reacted to OJ Simpson’s death: ‘Hope it gives peace to the family of the victims’

How ‘The View’ reacted to OJ Simpson’s death: ‘Hope it gives peace to the family of the victims’

That famous Bronco chase is in their view. On Thursday, news broke that OJ Simpson died at age 76 after a battle with prostate cancer.  He’s remembered for his past in the NFL and his stint in Hollywood – but, he’s most famous for his 1994 televised police chase in his white Bronco, and his … Read more

‘1923’ actor Cole Brings Plenty’s death has ‘no indication of foul play’: ‘None of us could have imagined this outcome’

‘1923’ actor Cole Brings Plenty’s death has ‘no indication of foul play’: ‘None of us could have imagined this outcome’

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office announced via Facebook on Wednesday that there was “no indication of foul play” after the body of actor Cole Brings Plenty was found in a wooded area in Kansas. “This is a tragic case for everyone involved,” Lawrence Police Chief Rich Lockhart said in a statement. “Your Police Department worked … Read more

Amy Winehouse’s pal reveals last conversation with late singer ahead of 13th anniversary of her death

Amy Winehouse’s pal reveals last conversation with late singer ahead of 13th anniversary of her death

Amy Winehouse’s longtime pal has revealed Wednesday his emotional final conversation with the iconic singer ahead of the 13th anniversary of her tragic death. The “Back to Black” hitmaker died of alcohol poisoning at her London townhouse in July 2011. She was 27. Now musician Dale Davis, 57, is opening up about meeting the late … Read more

Tragic stingray misunderstanding 18 years after Steve Irwin’s death remains

Tragic stingray misunderstanding 18 years after Steve Irwin’s death remains

September 4, 2006 is a date that will live in infamy in the hearts of many Australians – the day Aussie icon and conservationist Steve Irwin died, killed by a stingray while filming on the Great Barrier Reef. It’s a death that sent shockwaves around the world as The Crocodile Hunter was a global brand … Read more

Patrick Swayze’s widow: I got ‘a lot of flak’ for marrying after his death: ‘How dare you’

Patrick Swayze’s widow: I got ‘a lot of flak’ for marrying after his death: ‘How dare you’

Nobody puts baby in a corner.  Patrick Swayze’s widow, actress-dancer Lisa Niemi Swayze, 67, appeared on the April 8 episode of the “Amy and T.J.” podcast to reflect on her relationship with the late actor, who died of pancreatic cancer in 2009 at age 57.  The couple met when Lisa was 15 and Patrick was … Read more

‘Sandlot’ actor Marty York says it’s been ‘difficult’ to process his mother’s murder: ‘I’m hanging in there as much as I can’

‘Sandlot’ actor Marty York says it’s been ‘difficult’ to process his mother’s murder: ‘I’m hanging in there as much as I can’

Actor Marty York, who is known for his role as Alan “Yeah-Yeah” McClennan in 1993’s “The Sandlot,” says that his mother’s murder has been “difficult” to process. “I’m hanging in there as much as I can,” York, 43, told “Access Hollywood” during a two-part interview on Saturday. “If it wasn’t for my mom, I wouldn’t … Read more

Nurse explains why she’s not afraid of dying, and why you shouldn’t be either

Nurse explains why she’s not afraid of dying, and why you shouldn’t be either

A hospice nurse has revealed why you shouldn’t be scared of dying by detailing everything that happens to you in the lead-up to your death. Julie McFadden, 41, is a registered nurse based in LA who has built a social media following of millions by sharing insights to help destigmatize the end-of-life process. In a … Read more

‘Doctor Who’ and ‘The Last Kingdom’ star Adrian Schiller dead at 60: ‘Sudden and unexpected’

‘Doctor Who’ and ‘The Last Kingdom’ star Adrian Schiller dead at 60: ‘Sudden and unexpected’

Adrian Schiller, who was known for his work on “Doctor Who” and “The Last Kingdom,” died on Thursday. He was 60. The actor’s death was confirmed by his reps at the Scott Marshall Partners, who said that his family is “devastated by the loss.” “He has died far too soon, and we, his family and … Read more

Stephen Colbert gets choked up before ‘Late Show’ tribute to staffer who died

Stephen Colbert gets choked up before ‘Late Show’ tribute to staffer who died

Stephen Colbert was overcome with emotion on Monday night before he paid tribute to a staffer who died. In a clip posted to X (formerly Twitter), the host is shown sitting at his desk as he delivers closing remarks for the episode. “That’s it for the ‘Late Show,’” Colbert, 59, said to a very quiet … Read more

Why Mike Tyson is ‘scared to death’ about Jake Paul fight

Why Mike Tyson is ‘scared to death’ about Jake Paul fight

Mike Tyson said he’s nervous and afraid to get in the ring with Jake Paul for their exhibition fight set for July 20 in Arlington, Texas. But that’s normal for the 57-year-old former heavyweight champion, who explained in a recent interview why fear is part of his success plan. “I have a weird personality,” Tyson … Read more

CDC issues alert about rare bacteria that can lead to meningitis, possibly death

CDC issues alert about rare bacteria that can lead to meningitis, possibly death

US health officials are warning of an increase in rare bacterial illnesses than can lead to meningitis and possible death. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued an alert to US doctors on Thursday about an increase in cases of one type of invasive meningococcal disease, most of it due to a specific strain … Read more

Woman and her cat’s ashes flown to space and scattered in emotional tribute

Woman and her cat’s ashes flown to space and scattered in emotional tribute

A woman and her pet cat had their ashes blasted off into space. Elizabeth Garcia and her husband John spent a lot of their time traveling around the world, but never got the chance to visit space — until now. Elizabeth, born in St. Albans, had a heart condition that estimated she had two years … Read more

Matthew Perry’s ex Maeve Quinlan says his death ‘wasn’t a shock’

Matthew Perry’s ex Maeve Quinlan says his death ‘wasn’t a shock’

The “Bold and the Beautiful” star Maeve Quinlan only has nice memories of her relationship with the late Matthew Perry. The actress, 59, opened up about the “Friends” star — who died in October 2023 at the age of 54 — with Soap Opera Digest recently, claiming he was “100% sober” when they were together. … Read more

‘Asphalt City’ Review: Arbiters of Life and Death

‘Asphalt City’ Review: Arbiters of Life and Death

Two paramedics — Ollie Cross (Tye Sheridan), a wide-eyed rookie, and Gene Rutkovsky (Sean Penn), a gruff veteran of the trade — traverse the mean streets of East New York, Brooklyn, by ambulance in the solemn drama “Asphalt City.” Flooded with neon and sirens, the movie opens during Cross’s first nights on the corps, tracking … Read more

Intermittent fasting could be fatal: Diet trend linked to higher risk of this deadly condition

Intermittent fasting could be fatal: Diet trend linked to higher risk of this deadly condition

Time-restricted eating, a common weight-loss strategy often known as intermittent fasting, has been linked to a significantly higher risk of cardiovascular death. In a study published by the American Heart Association (AHA), a group of 20,000 adults who followed an eight-hour time-restricted eating schedule were found to have a 91% higher risk of dying from heart disease compared to … Read more

I fell in love with a death row killer when I was just 24

I fell in love with a death row killer when I was just 24

A woman has revealed the moment she fell for a death-row inmate, before spiraling into a life of drugs. Benjamin Ritchie was driving a stolen van in 2000 when a police officer saw him and gave chase. After wrecking the van, Ritchie fired five shots. One of the bullets killed the cop. Ritchie was convicted … Read more

I’m a hospice nurse — this is what happens in the distressing moment before death

I’m a hospice nurse — this is what happens in the distressing moment before death

At death’s doorstep, nearly everyone does the same thing, a hospice nurse has revealed. Maria Sinfield, from Lancashire, England, said people typically call out for their loved ones during their “frightening” final days. “From a very personal point, I was with my dad when he died and he called out for his mom and dad … Read more

The glamorous life and tragic death of Warhol-muse Candy Darling

The glamorous life and tragic death of Warhol-muse Candy Darling

Fifty years after her death at 29, Candy Darling – born Jimmy Slattery, of Massapequa, Long Island – is finally getting the star billing the Andy Warhol underground film star and transgender icon has long deserved.  As Cynthia Carr writes in her 418-page biography, Candy Darling: Dreamer, Icon, Superstar [Farrar, Straus and Giroux], Candy “was … Read more

Life expectancy rises for first time in two years — but child deaths are spiking

Life expectancy rises for first time in two years — but child deaths are spiking

Well, it’s a start. Life expectancy in the United States began rising from COVID-era lows in 2022, jumping to 77.5 years old after a two-year dip, data published Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) showed. But, hold your applause — the newly-released stats remain among the worst number crunchers have seen in years, … Read more