University of Oklahoma linebacker Austin Box has passed away at the age of 22. According to media reports, officers responded to a call about 30 miles west of Oklahoma City on Thursday. Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops said in a statement, “We’re all shocked and heartbroken.” Continue reading
Hall of Fame baseball player Harmon Killebrew passed away Tuesday morning at the age of 74; he’s been battling Esophageal Cancer. Killebrew announced last week that he was ending his treatments as they had become ineffective. He went peacefully with his wife and family present.
Hall of Fame Manager Sparky Anderson passed away earlier today. Anderson was recently placed in hospice care, as he’s been dealing with dementia. He was 76.
20 year old Declan Sullivan, a Junior at Notre Dame, died on Wednesday after the tower he was on fell over as a result of gusting 50+ MPH winds. Continue reading
Nick Adenhart’s family will see justice in his case. Andrew Gallo, the drunk driver that took the life of Adenhart and 2 friends, has been convicted of murder for the accident.
George Blanda died today at the age of 83. He played the longest out of any other professional football player ever: 26 years. Continue reading
Denver Broncos wide receiver Kenny McKinley died unexpectedly on Monday, according the Arapahoe County Sheriff. Continue reading
In a bizarre chain of events, a Las Vegas coroner declared that LPGA Golfer Erica Blasberg’s death was a suicide and her doctor was charged with misdemeanor obstruction.
Bobby Thomson, best know for his “Shot Heard ‘Round the World” in 1951, passed away Monday night. He was 86 years old.
Thomson has had recent health problems.
An off-road truck race in the Mojave Desert turned fatal as an out-of-control truck crashed into the crowd.