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A Beautiful Mind Mathematician John Nash and His Wife Killed in Taxi Crash

A Beautiful Mind Mathematician John Nash and His Wife Killed in Taxi Crash

Originally posted 05/24/2015 11:10AM

John Nash, the Princeton mathematician who was the subject of Oscar-winning film A Beautiful Mind, was killed in a taxi accident in New Jersey, along with his wife, on Saturday, the Washington Post reported.

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Vin Diesel Shares Musical Tribute Dedicated to Paul Walker on Facebook – Listen Now

Vin Diesel Shares Musical Tribute Dedicated to Paul Walker on Facebook – Listen Now

Originally posted 05/21/2015 01:30PM

Vin Diesel is still mourning the loss of his close friend Paul Walker.

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Public Farewell for B.B. King to Be Held in Las Vegas on Friday

Public Farewell for B.B. King to Be Held in Las Vegas on Friday

Originally posted 05/19/2015 09:15AM

Fans of B.B. King will have a chance to say goodbye to the blues legend who died Thursday.

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Parking Dispute May Have Led to Biker Brawl That Killed 9 in Texas

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Parking Dispute May Have Led to Biker Brawl That Killed 9 in Texas

Originally posted 05/19/2015 07:30AM

A fight over a parking spot may have been the inciting factor in a biker brawl that killed nine in Waco, Texas, on Sunday.

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Climbing Legend Dean Potter Dies in Yosemite BASE Jumping Accident

Climbing Legend Dean Potter Dies in Yosemite BASE Jumping Accident

Originally posted 05/18/2015 06:00PM

Dean Potter, one of the world's best-known BASE jumpers and climbers, was killed on Saturday while attempting an aerial flight over Yosemite Valley after jumping off a 7,500-foot overhang.

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French Montana's Rapper Pal Chinx Killed in Drive-by Shooting

French Montana's Rapper Pal Chinx Killed in Drive-by Shooting

Originally posted 05/17/2015 04:30PM

Rapper Chinx, a member of rapper French Montana's Coke Boys, was shot and killed in a drive-by in Queens, New York in the early morning hours of Sunday, according to multiple reports.

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Filed Under: Death, French Montana
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Authorities Examining Whether a Projectile Hit the Amtrak Train Before Fatal Derailment

Authorities Examining Whether a Projectile Hit the Amtrak Train Before Fatal Derailment

Originally posted 05/16/2015 09:55AM

Authorities are now investigating the possibility that the Amtrak train that derailed Tuesday, killing eight people and injuring more than 200, might have been struck by a foreign object prior to the crash.

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Close Friend of Amtrak Victim Rachel Jacobs: 'She Was a Loving and Passionate Woman'

Close Friend of Amtrak Victim Rachel Jacobs: 'She Was a Loving and Passionate Woman'

Originally posted 05/15/2015 04:40PM

Rachel Jacobs, a 39-year-old mother from New York, died on the Amtrak train that crashed on Tuesday night in Philadelphia – but her friends say that she will never be forgotten.

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4 Dead in 'Very Suspicious' Fire at CEO's Multimillion-Dollar D.C. Home

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4 Dead in 'Very Suspicious' Fire at CEO's Multimillion-Dollar D.C. Home

Originally posted 05/15/2015 08:30AM

Three adults and one child were found dead inside a home in an upscale neighborhood in Washington, D.C., on Thursday in what police are calling a "very suspicious" house fire.

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Ringo Starr, Lenny Kravitz and More Remember Blues Legend B.B. King

Ringo Starr, Lenny Kravitz and More Remember Blues Legend B.B. King

Originally posted 05/15/2015 07:15AM

Blues legend B.B. King died on Thursday evening at the age of 89 and celebrities took to Twitter to celebrate the musician's life.

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