Today is a sad day in the WWE universe.
The World Wrestling Entertainment legend, Paul Bearer passed away last night at the age of 58.
During his career with the wrestling organization, Bearer was a manager to The Undertaker, Mankind, Rick Rude, Kane and Vader, and was famous for his eerie appeal.
Broken up about Paul's death, the WWE released a statement, saying:
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Everyone was saddened when they heard about Jerry Buss's death, as he had been the owner of the L.A. Lakers for decades.
People also knew that he had been battling cancer, but nobody expected his death to be so sudden. We didn't even know what kind of cancer he had! So what happened?
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After learning that Mindy McCready tragically committed suicide on Sunday, baseball legend and allegedly former lovah of the country star, Roger Clemens is speaking out on Mindy's death.
Clemes released a statement, saying:
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Whitney Houston's death will always be sad, but if Whitney could know it, we'd hope it'd bring her peace to know that her death may have saved a life.
Mary J. Blige turned to religion to help her with her drinking problem after Whitney's death.
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Lance Armstrong just doesn't seem like a very good guy to anyone anymore, and that's before we heard that he turned his back on his dying father, who was asking forgiveness.
Asking for forgiveness? Sound familiar, Lance??
According to Lance's stepmother, Rebecca Gunderson:
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Remember the sad story of Junior Seau?
He was the former NFL player who recently killed himself.
It turned out that he was suffering from a degenerative brain disease, called CTE, that lead to depression and most likely his eventual suicide.
Now, the Seau family is suing the NFL!
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Good news everyone!
The American Cancer Society has reported that the death rate from cancer has dropped dramatically in the last two decades.
American cancer rates had risen dramatically since the year 1900, peaking in 1991 at 215.1 deaths per 100,000 in the population.
But just made available was the 2009 death rate which came in at 173.1 per 100,000. That's a 20% decline in cancer death rates!!!
Ch-ch-check out the full report by clicking PLAY directly (above) !!!
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