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‘Voice’ singer Christina Grimmie shot dead after concert performance in Orlando

Former ‘Voice’ star killed in Orlando. Mass Appeal Wire Reports ORLANDO — Christina Grimmie, a singer who competed on season six of “The Voice,” died Friday night (June 10) after Kevin James Loibl, 27, of St. Petersburg, Florida, shot her following her performance in Orlando. Christina was signing autographs when Loibl (armed with two guns) walked up to her and ...

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Muhammad Ali’s greatest fight happened outside the ring against Parkinson’s

Ali’s best fight outside the ring. Mass Appeal Wire Reports PHOENIX — Born Cassius Clay, Muhammad Ali was widely considered “the greatest” fighter in boxing history. But his longstanding battle outside the ring was without question more awe-inspiring. After a 32-year fight with Parkinson’s disease, the three-time Heavyweight champ suffered a heavenly TKO on Friday (June 3). He died at the ...

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‘Purple Rain’ legend Prince dead at 57, cause of death still unknown

Purple Rain star Prince dead at 57. Mass Appeal Wire Reports PAISLEY PARK — Doves are crying today. In a shocking development, Grammy-winning artist Prince passed away on Thursday (April 21) roughly one week after being hospitalized for the flu after his plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Moline, Ill. He was 57. According to Carver County Sheriff ...

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Former Jayhawk football player Brandon Bourbon reportedly commits suicide

Former KU football player found dead. Mass Appeal Wire Reports MARIES COUNTY, Mo. — Former Kansas University football player Brandon Bourbon was found dead in his van Friday afternoon (April 8) less than a week after he was reported missing. According to Maries County Sheriff Chris Heitman, Brandon was found unresponsive with a gunshot wound around 2 p.m. at a ...

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Ex-NFL star Lawrence Phillips commits suicide, found dead inside prison cell

Former NFL star Lawrence Phillips found dead. Mass Appeal Wire Reports DELANO, Calif — Former NFL runningback Lawrence Phillips, who starred collegiately at the University of Nebraska, was found dead inside his prison cell early Wednesday morning and officials at Kern Valley State Prison are suspecting suicide. Phillips, 40, was found unresponsive shortly after midnight. He was pronounced dead at 1:30 ...

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