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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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Michigan Father and 4-Year-Old Son Tragically Drown After Falling Through Ice: 'He Dove Back in to Save His Boy'

Michigan Father and 4-Year-Old Son Tragically Drown After Falling Through Ice: 'He Dove Back in to Save His Boy'

Originally posted 02/05/2016 08:30AM

A fun-filled outing of ice fishing on a Michigan lake turned tragic when a father and his 4-year-old son fell through the ice as they made their way back to the shoreline, which was just 8 feet away.

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Former Professional Wrestler Brian 'Axl Rotten' Knighton Dead at 44

Former Professional Wrestler Brian 'Axl Rotten' Knighton Dead at 44

Originally posted 02/05/2016 12:45AM

Brian Knighton, known for his professional wrestling career under the name Axl Rotten, has died, WWE confirms. He was 44.

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UpdatePosted 02/03/2016 01:35PM

26-Year-Old Fiancée of Buffalo Bills Linebacker Dies from Rare Ovarian Cancer 2 Months After Diagnosis

Originally posted 02/02/2016 11:00PM

[CUSTOM_PLAYER_BRIGHTCOVE "4736668248001"] Buffalo Bills player Tony Steward revealed Tuesday that his fiancée has died after battling cancer at the age of 26.

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Children of Roger Rodas Sue Porsche For Fatal Accident That Killed Him and Paul Walker

Children of Roger Rodas Sue Porsche For Fatal Accident That Killed Him and Paul Walker

Originally posted 01/28/2016 11:00PM

The children of Roger Rodas are suing Porsche North America and the Dr. Ing HFC Porsche dealership for negligence and the wrongful death of their father, PEOPLE can confirm.

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Son of Teacher In Space Christa McAuliffe Leads Tributes to Lives Lost on 30th Anniversary of Challenger Explosion That Left Seven Killed

Son of Teacher In Space Christa McAuliffe Leads Tributes to Lives Lost on 30th Anniversary of Challenger Explosion That Left Seven Killed

Originally posted 01/28/2016 07:00PM

Thirty years ago Christa McAuliffe boarded the Challenger spacecraft to become the first teacher in space, but seconds after liftoff, disaster struck, killing her and the six astronauts on board.

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25-Year-Old American Nanny Found Dead in Austria Apartment: Report

25-Year-Old American Nanny Found Dead in Austria Apartment: Report

Originally posted 01/28/2016 02:00AM

25-Year-Old American nanny Lauren Mann was found dead in her Vienna apartment on Tuesday, according to reports.

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3-Year-Old Girl Dies Days After Being Found in Critical Condition Alongside Dead Mother and Brother in Car During Winter Storm Jonas

3-Year-Old Girl Dies Days After Being Found in Critical Condition Alongside Dead Mother and Brother in Car During Winter Storm Jonas

Originally posted 01/27/2016 07:00PM

A 3-year-old girl has died after fighting for her life following carbon monoxide poisoning in her family's car during Winter Storm Jonas, PEOPLE can confirm.

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Mom Who Died of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning During Winter Storm Jonas Was FaceTiming with Friend Minutes Before Tragedy

Mom Who Died of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning During Winter Storm Jonas Was FaceTiming with Friend Minutes Before Tragedy

Originally posted 01/27/2016 12:00PM

For a few minutes last Saturday night, Ana Pelaez had a FaceTime chat with close friend Sashalynn Rosa. Rosa, 23, was sitting in her car warming up with her two young children, as Rosa's boyfriend dug out their snow-covered car during Winter Storm Jonas.

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