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Mark McGrath 'Found Out the Same Time You Did' About Death Hoax

UpdatePosted 02/26/2015 12:45PM

Mark McGrath on Death Hoax: 'I Knew Nothing About It'

Originally posted 02/26/2015 11:15AM

No, Mark McGrath is not dead, despite an Internet hoax claiming he was shot to death.

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Filed Under: Death, TV News, Mark McGrath
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Your Daily Cry: Benedict Cumberbatch Writes Letter to Grieving Family of Sherlock Fan

Your Daily Cry: Benedict Cumberbatch Writes Letter to Grieving Family of Sherlock Fan

Originally posted 02/26/2015 12:20PM

After hearing about the death of a young Sherlock fan, Benedict Cumberbatch wrote a touching letter to the family of 14-year-old Eve Shepherd, apologizing for missing her funeral because he was "filming the show she loved."

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Mexican Singer Ariel Camacho Dies in a Car Crash at 22

Mexican Singer Ariel Camacho Dies in a Car Crash at 22

Originally posted 02/26/2015 12:05PM

Ariel Camacho, a popular Mexican singer who counted Americans among his fans, died in a car crash Wednesday morning. He was 22.

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Filed Under: Death, Music News
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Glenn Close's Mother, Bettine Moore Close, Has Died

Glenn Close's Mother, Bettine Moore Close, Has Died

Originally posted 02/26/2015 07:25AM

Bettine Moore Close – mother of actress Glenn Close – died on Feb. 23, PEOPLE has learned. She was 90.

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Maraschino Cherry Tycoon Shoots Himself After Police Discover His Factory Is Actually a Front for Growing Pot

True Crime

Maraschino Cherry Tycoon Shoots Himself After Police Discover His Factory Is Actually a Front for Growing Pot

Originally posted 02/25/2015 03:30PM

The owner of one of the country's largest maraschino cherry suppliers fatally shot himself on Tuesday after authorities allegedly discovered his Brooklyn factory was a front for a drug operation.

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Top Model Mirjana Puhar Dead in Apparent Triple Homicide

America's Next Top Model

America's Next Top Model Alum Mirjana Puhar Dead in Apparent Triple Homicide

Originally posted 02/25/2015 02:20PM

Former America's Next Top Model contestant Mirjana Puhar was found dead in a Charlotte, North Carolina, apartment on Tuesday. She was 19.

Puhar was one of three victims, including her boyfriend, Jonathan Alvarado, 23, and Jusmar Gonzaga-Garcia, 21. Gonzaga-Garcia was Alvarado's best friend and roommate, according to TMZ.

A source tells TMZ that a friend of Puhar and her boyfriend heard the gunshots and called the police after entering the home and finding the bodies.

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What Drove a Woman Who Seemed to Have It All to Suicide?

Friends Grapple with Suicide of Woman, 30, Who May Have Suffered from PTSD

Originally posted 02/24/2015 07:50PM

It seemed like Jamie Brunette had it all: beauty, 11 successful years in the Air Force, a tight-knit family, close friends and a fitness center that she was about to launch.

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Kayla Mueller's Family: Bowe Bergdahl Deal Hurt Her Chances for Freedom

Today

Kayla Mueller's Family: Bowe Bergdahl Deal Hurt Her Chances for Freedom

Originally posted 02/24/2015 01:10PM

The family of 26-year-old Kayla Mueller has spoken out in the wake of her death while in ISIS captivity.

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Melissa Responds to Oscars' Joan Rivers 'In Memoriam' Snub

Oscars 2015

Melissa Rivers on Joan's Oscars 'In Memoriam' Snub: Honoring Her 'Would Have Been Nice'

Originally posted 02/24/2015 09:20AM

Yes, Melissa Rivers was disappointed that her late mom, Joan, was left out of the Oscars' "In Memoriam" tribute on Sunday. But she's choosing to focus on the positive.

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American Horror Story: Freak Show Star Ben Woolf Dies

Originally posted 02/23/2015 07:35PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "4077386134001" "" "" "auto"] Ben Woolf, the actor who played Meep on AHS: Freak Show, has died, PEOPLE has confirmed.

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