death

  • CNN host Don Lemon’s older sister drowns after tripping and falling into a Louisiana pond while fishing

    L’Tanya ‘Leisa’ Lemon Grimes, 58, drowned on Wednesday near Baton Rouge Grimes is the older sister of CNN anchor Don Lemon He tweeted out a tribute to her on Thursday saying she was his partner in crime growing up and ‘always had my back’  Authorities believe she tripped and fell into...
  • Health officials: 12 deaths in Georgia from flu

    ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health said Monday 12 people have died from complications of the flu. Medical experts said the virus is mainly affecting young children and the elderly. Officials also said more than 400 people have been hospitalized because of the flu so far this...
  • Weather Channel co-founder dies; doubted climate science

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — John Coleman, who co-founded The Weather Channel and was the original meteorologist on ABC’s “Good Morning America” during a six-decade broadcasting career but who later drew people’s anger for his open skepticism about climate change being man-made, has died. He was 83. Coleman died Saturday...
  • Jerry Van Dyke Dead AT 86

    Jerry Van Dyke — the famed younger brother of Dick Van Dyke — has died … TMZ has learned. Jerry’s wife, Shirley, tells us … he died Friday afternoon at their Arkansas ranch with her by his side. She says they were involved in a car accident over 2...
  • Friends fighting ends in death!

    Two men involved in a fight which led to their friend’s death have been sentenced for affray. Walter Veiga-Rosa, 22, of no fixed address was jailed for 20 months’ at the Old Bailey on Tuesday, after admitting to affray and possession of an offensive weapon. William Ferreira, 21, of...
  • Remembering Amanda Davis, her career and impact in Atlanta

    ATLANTA – She was a staple of television news in Atlanta for decades. Amanda Davis, whose career in Atlanta alone spanned more than 30 years, died Wednesday night after reportedly suffering a stroke. Her sudden death has left many in shock as her friends, colleagues, and fans come together to...
  • Rose Marie, Decades-Spanning Showbiz Veteran, Is Dead at 94

    Rose Marie, who became a radio star as a toddler in the 1920s and a television star on the hit sitcom “The Dick Van Dyke Show” in the 1960s — and who continued performing into the 21st century — died on Thursday in the Van Nuys neighborhood of Los...
  • Four-year-old Texas boy is crushed to death by a treehouse on Christmas Eve

    Young boy from Texas died after a treehouse collapsed on him on Christmas Eve Kade Contreras, 4, was playing outside in the garden when the tragedy occurred His mother Courtney Contreras revealed the heartbreaking news on Facebook His parents took him off life support after he showed no brain activity...
  • 65-year-old man dies in house fire

    Fire still smoldering at home in West Paulding Co that killed homeowner, 65 year old veteran Al Patterson. LIVE report on ch.2 Action News at Noon pic.twitter.com/OVHYbvx94j — Steve Gehlbach (@SteveGWSB) December 28, 2017 PAULDING COUNTY, Ga. – A 65-year-old Paulding County man died in an overnight house fire,...