College Student's Unusual Death By Chewing Gum Shocks School

Sports | Eric Owens

‘She will be missed’

Medical Examiner Releases Details About Death Of Clay Aiken Primary Opponent

Politics | Alex Pappas

Keith Crisco was in a too-close-to call Democratic congressional primary

Handcuffed Student Falls Off Police Boat, Drowns

Education | Katie Frates
Handcuffed Students Falls Off Police Boat, Drowns

The incident remains under investigation

'Fast and Furious' actor Paul Walker dies in car crash

Entertainment | Reuters
Porsche blames Paul Walker for car wreck that killed him. (Photo: Getty Images)

Vehicle engulfed in flames

10 famous last words

Entertainment | Bethan Owen

‘I never should have switched from scotch to martinis’

All moderately entertaining things must come to an end

TheDC Morning | Jamie Weinstein
Kim Jong Un

TheDC Morning bids a fond farewell

Larry Ellison And Other Tech Billionaires Are Trying To Cure Death, Too

| Business Insider
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Google isn’t the only big name in tech working on a “cure” for death, or at least a cure for a lot of the things associated with aging.

11 signs you might be dead

Entertainment | Scoops Delacroix

Feeling less than fresh? These telltale signs may explain why

Social media control after death

Tech | Yahoo News

New Hampshire and other states look to determine Facebook ownership after death

U.S. death toll in record heat wave reaches 52 - UPI

US | InternAdmin

Maryland and Virginia have reported 10 deaths each

Men at Work musician Greg Ham found dead - AP

Entertainment | InternAdmin
Greg Ham

Police will not release details on how Ham, 58, died, or if the circumstances were suspicious

Breitbart legacy lives on in relaunched websites, final column - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle
Obit Andrew Breitbart

The late media mogul Andrew Breitbart’s final column was released Sunday night on a newly redesigned website that includes all of his “Big” sites under a single umbrella.

The day the music died: When drugs, alcohol contribute to tragic deaths [SLIDESHOW] - TheDC

Entertainment | Taylor Bigler
Legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix died in 1970 at the age of 27 from asphyxiation related to herion and alcohol overdose

Whitney Houston is the latest in the long, unfortunate line of talented musicians who have periled from drug overdoses

Bobbi Kristina had a 'complete breakdown,' says source - People

Entertainment | taylorbigler
Whitney Houston and Bobbi Kristina Houston Brown

Whitney Houston’s daughter rushed to the hospital after her mother is found dead at Beverly Hilton hotel

Report: Leslie Carter overdosed - Us

Entertainment | taylorbigler
Leslie Carter

Nick and Aaron Carter’s sister died from an apparent prescription drug overdose Tuesday

Leslie Carter dead: Nick, Aaron Carter's sister dies at 25 - HuffPo

Entertainment | InternAdmin

‘We are deeply saddened for the loss of our beloved sister, daughter, and granddaughter’

The Unknown Soldiers: Uncle Nick - The Unknown Soldiers

Guns and Gear | Mike Piccione
uncle nick sileo

A decision this selfless patriot made earlier in life is also “totally Nick.” After being accepted to medical school following his West Point graduation, Vogt chose to first attend Army Ranger School.

William Shatner falls to fiery Priceline commercial [VIDEO] - TheDC

Entertainment | Taylor Bigler
William Shatner kills off Shatner’s character

Letters From Afghanistan - The Unknown Soldiers

Guns and Gear | Mike Piccione
Operation Enduring Freedom

Hours after their fellow soldier stepped on an improvised explosive device and lost his leg, Army 1st Sgt. Edward Mosher saw Sgt. 1st Class Dennis Murray sitting alone in the war zone’s desolate moonlight. Murray, 38, felt responsible for the younger warrior’s devastating injury.