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Frank Ocean’s 18-Year-Old Brother Ryan Breaux Killed in Fiery Car Crash in California

Frank Ocean is mourning the tragic loss of his younger brother. The Grammy winner’s 18-year-old brother, Ryan Breaux was killed in a single-car accident on early Sunday morning (Aug. 2) in Thousand Oaks, California. According to reports, Breaux and his former high school classmate Ezekial “Zeek” Bishop, 20, veered off the road around 1:30 a.m. and crashed into a tree located in the center median. The Tesla was engulfed in flames when authorities arrived. Breaux and Bishop were pronounced dead on...
Tags: Celebs, California, Tesla, Ocean, Pop Culture, Jazz, Tokyo, Bishop, Car Accidents, Frank Ocean, Ryan, KTLA, Breaux, Thousand Oaks California, Sad News, Wendell Campbell


3-Month-Old Baby Girl Killed After Mom Intentionally Rams Car Being Driven by Baby’s Father

A tragic car crash has left an infant dead and a father hospitalized. Atlanta police are investigating a two-car crash that occurred on Monday (Jul. 27) after a mother intentionally slammed into a car containing the father of her child and her 3-month-old baby girl. “A father was traveling with his child on Eason Street when a mother driving a separate vehicle rear-ended their vehicle,” police sergeant John Chafee confirmed. Details of the accident are still been investigated, but what we do kno...
Tags: Wtf, Crime, News, Children, Babies, Atlanta, Georgia, Jazz, Baby, Toxic Relationships, Car Crashes, John Chafee, Bad Parenting, Really, Sad News, Parenting Fail


Pregnant 20-Year-Old Mom Shot Dead While Pushing Sick 1-Year-Old Daughter in Stroller

A pregnant young mom was tragically shot dead while pushing her 1-year-old in a stroller. 20-year-old Diamon Eichelberger was on her way to take her feverish infant to the hospital on Tuesday morning (Jul. 21) when she was fatally shot while walking in a 7-Eleven parking lot in Kansas City, Kansas. Witnesses say an unknown car pulled up beside Eichelberger—who was pushing her baby, Belle, in a stroller—and fired shots at her and then drove off. She was pronounced dead on the scene. 1-year-old Be...
Tags: Crime, News, Guns, Jazz, Kansas, Kansas City, Belle, Gun Violence, Shooting Death, Eichelberger, Sad News, Quinton Lucas, Diamon Eichelberger, Kansas City Kansas Witnesses


Naya Rivera Confirmed Dead at 33, Body Found at Lake Piru in California Where She Went Missing Days Ago

The search for Naya Rivera has come to an end after her body was found in California’s Lake Piru where she went missing five days ago on July 8th. Via TMZ: Ventura County officials said Monday that a body had been found at the lake, and our law enforcement sources have confirmed it is, in fact, her. A press conference sharing the news publicly is forthcoming. As we reported … Naya and her 4-year-old son, Josey Hollis Dorsey, were swimming in Lake Piru when something terrible happened Wednesday. ...
Tags: Celebs, California, Pop Culture, Naya Rivera, Jazz, Ventura County, Steven Spielberg, Columbia Records, Lax, Don, Cabo San Lucas, Sean, Naya, Ryan Dorsey, Lake Piru, R.I.P


13-Year-Old Chicago Girl Fatally Shot in the Neck While Teaching Mom TikTok Dance Inside Home

A 13-year-old girl was killed after a stray bullet from outside struck her while she was dancing inside her home in Chicago. Amaria Jones was showing her mom a dance move she learned from the popular social media app TikTok Saturday night (Jun. 20) when a shooting began outside. A stray bullet, fired by an unknown gunman, went through a window into Amaria’s home and through a television, striking her in the neck. “She was showing me this dance called TikTok,” Amaria’s mom, Lawanda Jones, told CB...
Tags: Crime, Kids, News, Shooting, Guns, Children, Chicago, Jazz, Illinois, Gun Violence, Jones, Chicago Sun Times, CBS Chicago, Sad News, Tiktok, Amaria


Los Angeles Police Shot & Killed 18-Year-Old Security Guard Who “Ran Because He Was Scared”

Los Angeles sheriff deputies shot and killed an 18-year-old man who was working as a security guard Thursday night (Jun. 18). Andres Guardado had been hired by a local body shop to prevent local residents from tagging the building with spray paint. While on the job, two deputies from Gardena approached the teen and claimed that he flashed a weapon at them before fleeing on foot. The officers chased the teen on foot before ultimately gunning him down and taking his life. “The police came up, and ...
Tags: Crime, News, Teens, Guns, California, La, Los Angeles, Jazz, Police Shooting, Gun Violence, Los Angeles County, Gardena, Andres Guardado, Guardado, Sad News, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department


Black Ohio Teen Girl Shot & Killed, Allegedly By White Man, While Waiting at Stoplight in Akron

Police in Akron, Ohio are investigating a shooting that left a Black teen dead after she was fired upon while waiting at a stoplight. According to ABC News 5 Cleveland, police responded to reports of shots fired around 1:25 p.m. Saturday afternoon (Jun. 13) at the intersection of North Howard Street and West North Street When police arrived on the scene, they found 18-year-old Na’Kia Crawford suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. She was rushed to Akron City Hospital, where she later died from...
Tags: Wtf, Crime, News, Teens, Shooting, Guns, Jazz, Ohio, Cleveland, Abc News, Kia, Gun Violence, David James, James, Akron, Crawford


Black Lives Matter Protester Oluwatoyin “Toyin” Salau Found Dead in Tallahassee; She Went Missing After Tweeting About Being Molested by a Black Man

19-year-old Black Lives Matter protester Oluwatoyin “Toyin” Salau has reportedly been found dead a little over a week after she went missing in Tallahassee, Florida. The City of Tallahassee Police Department reported Sunday morning (Jun. 14) that two bodies were found just after 9:15 p.m. Saturday night (Jun. 13) while police were investigating a missing persons case. Though officials have not released the names of the deceased, friends and family of Salau have confirmed via social media that on...
Tags: Crime, News, Sexual Assault, America, Rape, Protests, Pop Culture, Jazz, Black Lives Matter, Protesters, Patterson, Missing Persons, Ivan, George, Sandra, Tallahassee


19-Year-Old Black Lives Matter Activist Oluwatoyin Salau Found Dead in Tallahassee; She Went Missing After Tweeting About Being Molested by Black Man She Trusted

19-year-old Black Lives Matter protester Oluwatoyin “Toyin” Salau has reportedly been found dead a little over a week after she went missing in Tallahassee, Florida. The City of Tallahassee Police Department reported Sunday morning (Jun. 14) that two bodies were found near a roadside just after 9:15 p.m. Saturday night (Jun. 13) while police were investigating a missing persons case. Though officials have not released the names of the deceased, friends and family of Salau have confirmed via soci...
Tags: Crime, News, Sexual Assault, America, Rape, Protests, Pop Culture, Jazz, Black Lives Matter, Protesters, Patterson, Missing Persons, Ivan, George, AARP, Sandra


Black BBQ Restaurant Owner David McAtee Shot & Killed by Police During Protests in Louisville

David McAtee, a Black restaurant owner in Louisville described as a pillar in the community, was shot and killed by police amid protests in the Kentucky city early Monday morning (Jun 1). Louisville Metro Police Department and National Guard officers were called to the parking lot near McAtee’s restaurant to disperse a large crowd that gathered in the area late Sunday night. LMPD Chief Steve Conrad said in a statement that someone in the crowd shot at the police, and the officers “returned fire....
Tags: News, Shooting, Kentucky, Cops, Police, Austin, David, Protests, Broadway, Jazz, Police Brutality, Police Shooting, Black, Louisville, Highlands, James


12-Year-Old Chicago Boy Held His Dying Twin Brother on the Way to the Hospital After They Were Shot At

A Chicago family is devastated after a 12-year-old boy was shot and killed in front of his twin brother in Northwest Indiana over the weekend. Demetrius Townsel Jr. was shot in Gary Saturday night (May 16) while riding in the backseat of a car next to his twin brother Darius, according to reports. Police said there were a total of five people in the vehicle when the shots were fired. The boys were reportedly visiting family in the area and were with their cousins in the car. The driver of the ve...
Tags: Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Chicago, Jazz, Twins, Gun Violence, Gary, Northwest Indiana, Lake County, Katherine Brown, Darius, Human Interest, Sad News, Andrew Holmes


Memphis Teen Shot to Death in McDonald’s Drive-Thru Days Before Graduation, Family Believes It Was a Setup

A Memphis teen is making headlines after she was shot and killed over the weekend in the drive-thru of a fast-food restaurant just weeks before she was supposed to graduate high school. 18-year-old Mya Taylor was shot to death at the McDonald’s on Winchester Road and Millbranch Road in Memphis, Tennessee on Saturday (May 2). The teen was in line waiting for food with her friends when the tragic shooting that claimed her life took place. She was set to graduate from high school later this month a...
Tags: Facebook, Crime, News, Teens, Shooting, Guns, Tennessee, Jazz, Mcdonalds, Taylor, Memphis, Gun Violence, Sweat, Mya Taylor, Wright, McDonald


Hiker Falls to Her Death While Posing for Photo on Cliff to Celebrate End of Coronavirus Lockdown

A woman from Kazakhstan was reportedly killed after she fell more than 100 feet off a cliff in Turkey while posing for a photo to celebrate the end of the area’s coronavirus lockdown. 31-year-old Olesia Suspitsina was out hiking with a friend Sunday (Apr. 26) in Duden Park—located in Antalya, Turkey—the same day the government lifted a weeks-long shelter-in-place order. “We came to the park in the evening, we drank wine,” the unnamed friend explained to News1. “Then we were talking to a friend w...
Tags: News, Turkey, Daily Mail, Jazz, Kazakhstan, Antalya Turkey, Kostanay, Human Interest, Sad News, Olga Kravchuk, Shelter-in-Place, Freak Accidents, Olesia, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Olesya


4-Month-Old Daughter of NYC Firefighter Dies After Month-Long Battle With Coronavirus

Less than a week before turning 5 months old, the child of a New York City firefighter has died away after a month-long fight with COVID-19. Jay-Natalie La Santa was born last November, the same month that her father, Jerel La Santa, became a member of the NYC Fire Department (FDNY). Just four months after her birth, Jay-Natalie was rushed to a local hospital after developing a fever. Since she was born with a pre-existing heart condition, she was admitted immediately, but she initially tested n...
Tags: New York, News, NYC, Babies, New York City, Jazz, Fdny, Facebook Live, Jose, Human Interest, Sad News, La Santa, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Jay Natalie, Jay Natalie La Santa


Maryland Mom Who Contracted COVID-19 Right Before Due Date Dies After Giving Birth to Son She Never Met

A Maryland mother-of-four who contracted coronavirus as she was nearing the end of her pregnancy has died just three weeks after giving birth to a baby boy she never even got to meet. 43-year-old Wogene Debele, an Ethiopian immigrant, was nine months pregnant with her fourth child when she tested positive for COVID-19 and was admitted to the hospital. Doctors were able to successfully deliver Debele’s baby boy three weeks ago, but she had to be separated from him immediately due to the virus. Sh...
Tags: News, Maryland, Jazz, Levi, Stewart, Asher, Kate Stewart, Human Interest, Takoma Park Maryland, Sad News, Takoma Park, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Wogene Debele, Debele, Jarrett K Smith


Dallas Cowboys Quarterback Dak Prescott’s Older Brother Jace Died Suddenly at 31 Years Old

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescot’s older brother, Jace Prescott, died suddenly on Thursday (Apr. 24) at the age of 31. The Cowboys announced the sad news Thursday evening just minutes after making their first-round selection in the NFL draft. “It is with great sadness and support that we share the news of the passing of Jace Prescott today,” the Cowboys said in a statement. “The loss of Tad and Dak’s brother is devastating. At this incredibly difficult time, the Prescott family asks only f...
Tags: Celebs, Cowboys, Football, Sports, NFL, Dallas Cowboys, Pop Culture, Jazz, Dak Prescott, Louisiana, Prescott, Jerry Jones, Jace, Dak, Sad News, Campbell s Chunky Soup


Detroit Man With Coronavirus Symptoms Dies After Being Turned Away From 3 Different Hospitals

A Detroit-area man who was exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 passed away on a recliner in his home after being turned away by three different local hospitals while looking for treatment, according to reports. 56-year-old Gary Fowler was experiencing symptoms like shortness of breath, coughing, and a fever, so he tried to get tested for the virus that has caused a worldwide pandemic. Keith Gambrell, Fowler’s stepson, said the man was turned down by emergency room personnel at Beaumont, Detroit Rece...
Tags: News, Cbs News, Jazz, Cbs, Michigan, Detroit, Henry Ford, Facebook Live, Fowler, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Henry Ford Hospital, Whitsett, Human Interest, David Fowler, Gambrell, Sad News


Rep. Maxine Waters Says Her Sister is Dying of Coronavirus

Rep. Maxine Waters, a California Democrat and chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, said that her sister is dying of coronavirus in a hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. “I’m going to take a moment to dedicate this legislation to my dear sister who is dying in a hospital in St. Louis, Missouri right now, infected by the coronavirus,” Waters said Thursday (Apr. 23) on the House floor ahead of a vote on a $480 billion COVID-19 relief package. Rep. Maxine Waters: "I am going to take a...
Tags: Politics, News, California, White House, House, Pop Culture, Jazz, Donald Trump, St Louis Missouri, House Financial Services Committee, Waters, Sad News, Rep. Maxine Waters, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Paycheck Protection Program


Heartbreaking: Three Detroit Sisters All Died of Coronavirus Over Three-Week Period

Three sisters from Detroit are making headlines after they all recently died from coronavirus in less than a month. The family of the sisters are heartbroken over their passing due to the deadly virus. According to one of the women’s daughter, Sylvia Taylor, the sisters all died within a three-week period. Taylor was the daughter of Janie Giger. She says losing her mother and two aunts back-to-back has been extremely hard on her. “It’s been really hard. Just imagine that the three of them are no...
Tags: News, Jazz, Heartbreaking, Michigan, Detroit, Taylor, WWJ Newsradio, Giger, Human Interest, Sad News, Family Tragedies, Sylvia Taylor, Janie Giger, Vickie Thomas Shortly


5-Year-Old Michigan Girl Who Complained of Headache Dies of Coronavirus After Spending 2 Weeks on Ventilator

A 5-year-old Michigan girl who complained to her parents of a headache a month ago has died after contracting coronavirus. According to The Detroit News, Skylar Herbert’s parents—who are both Detroit first responders—took her to a pediatrician on March 23rd after she started complaining about a headache that wouldn’t go away even with pain meds. After testing positive for strep throat, Skylar was sent home with antibiotics. “She had been crying all night and saying the headache would not go away...
Tags: Kids, News, Children, Jazz, Michigan, Detroit, Capitol, Farmington, Beaumont Hospital, Herbert, Lansing, Detroit News, Beaumont Health, Detroit Police Department, Detroit City, Skylar


California Teen’s Suicide Was Likely Over Stress From Coronavirus Lockdown, Mom Says

A California teen may have killed herself due to stress from the coronavirus lockdown. 15-year-old Jo’Vianni “Jo” Smith was found dead at her Stockton home after she hung herself last week. The teen’s mother told Fox 40 News that her daughter showed no signs of being suicidal, but believes the stay-at-home order issued due to COVID-19 may have taken her over the edge. “I felt that I was doing all that I could as a parent to leave the communication open,” Danielle Hunt said. “Sometimes we may nee...
Tags: Facebook, News, Teens, California, Suicide, Fox, Stockton, Jazz, Hunt, Jo, Fletcher, Danielle, Stockton California, Human Interest, Sad News, Bear Creek High School


Man Serving 27 Years in Prison for Nonviolent Offense Dies of Coronavirus a Month After Being Denied Early Release

A man arrested for nonviolent drug charges who was 13 years into a 27-year sentence has become the first federal inmate in the United States to die due to complications from COVID-19, according to reports. 49-year-old Patrick Jones was arrested back in 2007 when police officers found 19 grams of crack and 21 grams of powder cocaine inside his apartment in the college town of Temple, Texas. He was sentenced to a lengthy prison term because of previous charges and close proximity to a junior colle...
Tags: Texas, Crime, News, Prison, US, United States, Jazz, Jones, Barr, Bureau of Prisons, Patrick Jones, Human Interest, Temple Texas, Sad News, William Barr, Coronavirus


Mississippi Barber Dies of Coronavirus After Continuing to Cut Hair During Pandemic

A beloved Mississippi barber has died of COVID-19, and a number of social media posts suggest that he may have contracted the virus while still cutting hair during the nationwide quarantine. 46-year-old Eugene Thompson, the owner of Taper Nation and Taper Nation 2 barbershops, died Saturday (Apr. 4) at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, MS after testing positive for the novel coronavirus two weeks prior. The barber last posted on Facebook on March 17th, saying he “felt a little [achy]” and had a s...
Tags: Facebook, News, Mississippi, Cdc, Jazz, Jackson, Jacksonville, Thompson, Eugene, Jackson Mississippi, St Dominic, Human Interest, Sad News, Dedra, Coronavirus, COVID-19


'It's Horrific': Climate Change Is Killing the Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef is under threat by hot waters that have everything to do with our failure to take climate action. Read more...
Tags: Science, Oceans, Coral Reefs, Sad News, Marine Heatwaves


Georgia Hospital Worker Found Dead of Coronavirus in Home With Her Young Child by Her Body

A mammogram technician and mother of a young child was found dead from coronavirus in her Georgia home, state officials said. Coweta County Coroner Richard Hawk says police discovered the 42-year-old woman’s body Thursday (Mar. 19) in the living room of her home in Newnan, about 40 miles southwest of Atlanta, after a family member called the Sheriff’s Office requesting a welfare check. Hawk said Diedre Wilkes had been dead for at least 12-16 hours before police found her body. Wilkes’ young chil...
Tags: News, Atlanta, Georgia, Jazz, Hawk, Piedmont, Sheriff s Office, GBI, Wilkes, AJC, Coweta County, Richard Hawk, Newnan, Piedmont Newnan Hospital, Piedmont Healthcare, Human Interest


Chicago Woman Says Grandma Died of Coronavirus Alone: We Weren’t “Able to Give Her a Kiss Goodbye… Touch Her, Nothing”

A Chicago woman is capturing the hearts of many after revealing in an emotional post on social media that her grandmother died suddenly after contracting coronavirus. In a lengthy post she shared on her Facebook page (March 20), Tai’vionna Marie spoke on how devastated she was to find out the news about her grandmother. Because experts still aren’t 100% clear on how the COVID-19 virus is transmitted, those who are gravely ill with coronavirus in hospitals are typically unable to have any visitor...
Tags: Walgreens, Chicago, Jazz, Marie, Tai, Human Interest, Sad News, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Tai vionna, Mai Anna, Tai vionna Marie


20-Year-Old Spanish Soccer Coach Died of Coronavirus Right After Finding Out He Had Leukemia

A 20-year-old soccer coach from Spain died from the coronavirus while also unknowingly battling leukemia, according to reports. According to UK newspaper The Independent, Francisco Garcia—who coached a youth team at Malaga club Atletico Portada Alta—was diagnosed with leukemia after going to the hospital with COVID-19 symptoms. The Spanish newspaper Malaga Hoy reported that the coach, who would have turned 21 in October, had been advised to seek medical attention after he started having trouble ...
Tags: UK, News, Cancer, Spain, World news, Leukemia, Jazz, Málaga, Garcia, Fernandez, Irene, Malaga Spain, Francisco Garcia, Bueno, Sad News, Juan Fernandez


Rapper Eric B.’s Daughter, Erica Barrier, Dead At 28 After Being Rear-Ended by 18-Wheeler Truck

Rapper legend Eric B. is mourning today after his 28-year-daughter, Erica Barrier, tragically passed away. Erica sustained serious injuries after being rear-ended by an 18-wheeler truck on a Connecticut highway on Sunday (Mar. 15). Eric’s publicist confirmed his daughter’s death in a statement Tuesday (Mar. 17). “She fought a valiant fight, however we trust God & His ultimate decision to bring her home. We want to sincerely thank everyone from around the world for the outpouring of support and l...
Tags: Celebs, Hip Hop, Connecticut, Pop Culture, Jazz, Eric, Erica, Eric B, Hartford Hospital, Rakim, R.I.P, Sad News, Facebook Erica, Erica Barrier, Wheeler Truck, Hartford Hospital Hartford


Atlanta Woman Killed by Utility Pole Right After Surviving Car Accident

An Atlanta community is in mourning following the loss of a woman who was involved in what officials are calling “a very freak accidental death” on Wednesday (Mar. 4). 26-year-old Keisha Edwards was driving with a male friend when their car collided with another vehicle. Everyone in the accident was fine, so they exited the vehicles to check on the damage. As the drivers were talking, another vehicle being driven by an elderly woman crashed into a nearby telephone guidewire. The impact set off a...
Tags: News, Atlanta, Georgia, Jazz, Edwards, Decatur, Columbus Georgia, Human Interest, Keisha, Keisha Edwards, Sad News, Columbus Police Lt, Freak Accidents, Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan This, Lance Deaton


3-Year-Old Girl Killed, Pregnant Mom Stabbed By Angry Ex-Boyfriend After She Broke Up With Him

Wisconsin police have arrested the man they say is responsible for a vicious attack that severely injured his pregnant ex-girlfriend and killed her 3-year-old daughter. Police in Appleton responding to a home the night of February 26th arrived to find 27-year-old Tiana Corbin and 3-year-old Zyana Corbin suffering from “life-threatening injuries … consistent with the use of an edged weapon,” according to a news release. According to a probable cause statement, when police arrived on the scene, on...
Tags: Crime, News, Minneapolis, California, Stabbing, Domestic Violence, Williams, Wisconsin, Jazz, Toxic Relationships, Appleton, Corbin, Tiana, Williams Williams, Outagamie County, Sad News