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Dave Mirra's Family Speaks Out Following BMX Icon's Death: We Are 'Shocked and Saddened'

Dave Mirra's Family Speaks Out Following BMX Icon's Death: We Are 'Shocked and Saddened'

Originally posted 02/05/2016 08:45PM

Family and friends as well as fans around the world are grieving the loss of Dave Mirra.

Mirra's agent, Steve Astephen, issued a statement on behalf of his family on Friday, one day following the BMX legend's suicide.

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UpdatePosted 02/05/2016 12:00PM

MTV Star and BMX Legend Dave Mirra Found Dead at 41 After Committing Suicide in Friend's Driveway

Originally posted 02/04/2016 08:00PM

Pro-BMX star Dave Mirra was found dead on Thursday from an apparent suicide, PEOPLE confirms. He was 41.

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Carey Hart, Miles Teller, Tony Hawk and More Mourn Death of BMX Legend Dave Mirra

Originally posted 02/05/2016 01:00AM

Sports fans are mourning the loss of BMX legend Dave Mirra, including his fellow motocross riders and celebrity admirers.

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Benoit Violier, Swiss-French Chef Whose Restaurant Was Named Best in the World in December, Dead in Apparent Suicide at 44

Benoit Violier, Swiss-French Chef Whose Restaurant Was Named Best in the World in December, Dead in Apparent Suicide at 44

Originally posted 02/01/2016 12:50PM

French-Swiss chef Benoit Violier, who presided over Switzerland's celebrated Restaurant l'Hotel de Ville, was found dead in his home on Sunday in an apparent suicide, according to Swiss police.

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Rebecca Hall on Playing '70s TV Reporter Christine Chubbuck, Who Killed Herself On-Air: 'It's a Story of Someone Trying to Survive Against the Odds'

Originally posted 01/27/2016 05:30PM

[YOUTUBE "eKVyRIpo3Ag"] When Rebecca Hall signed on to play Sun Coast Digest host Christine Chubbuck – the 29-year-old TV reporter who committed suicide live on-air in 1974 – she knew it was a role that would have people talking.

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Brother of '70s TV Journalist Christine Chubbuck Who Killed Herself on Air Refuses to Watch New Sundance Films About Her

UpdatePosted 01/26/2016 04:40PM

Brother of '70s TV Journalist Christine Chubbuck Who Killed Herself on Air Refuses to Watch New Sundance Films About Her

Originally posted 01/26/2016 03:40PM

"In keeping with Channel 40's policy of bringing you the latest in blood and guts and in living color, you are going to see another first," 29-year-old broadcast journalist Christine Chubbuck told her television audience during her final on-air broadcast on Monday, July 15, 1974. "Attempted suicide."

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'Distraught' Former SUNY Student Allegedly Stabbed Ex-Girlfriend and Another Student to Death Just One Week After Breakup

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'Distraught' Former Student Allegedly Killed Ex-Girlfriend and Another Student in Murder-Suicide at SUNY Geneseo Just One Week After Breakup

Originally posted 01/19/2016 10:05AM

A former SUNY Geneseo student "distraught" over a recent breakup stabbed to death his ex-girlfriend and a fellow college athlete in her off-campus home before turning the knife on himself, PEOPLE has learned.

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Former NFL Player Lawrence Phillips Found Dead in Prison Cell in Suspected Suicide

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Former NFL Player Lawrence Phillips Found Dead in Prison Cell in Suspected Suicide

Originally posted 01/13/2016 06:00PM

Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips was found dead in his prison cell early Wednesday morning in what officials at California's Kern Valley State Prison are calling a suspected suicide.

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Jim Carrey Makes First Appearance Since Death of Girlfriend Cathriona White

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Jim Carrey Presents at Golden Globes, His First Public Appearance Since the Death of Girlfriend Cathriona White

Originally posted 01/10/2016 11:10PM

Jim Carrey made his first public appearance at Sunday's Golden Globes since the death of his girlfriend, Cathrionia White, last September.

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