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  • Para Athlete Killed While Training For World Championships in London

    Para Athlete Killed While Training For World Championships in London

    Abdullah Hayayei isn’t a household name, but, sadly, his name has made headlines in the past 24 hours after he died while training for the World Para Athletics Championships in London. The UAE athlete, who specializes in the javelin and shot put, was training in a facility just days before the games commence when he was […]

  • Tim Hague Was Knocked Down 6 TIMES in First 2 Rounds Before Fatal KO (VIDEO)

    Tim Hague Was Knocked Down 6 TIMES in First 2 Rounds Before Fatal KO (VIDEO)

    Tim Hague, a former UFC fighter, died Sunday after injuries sustained from a boxing match that saw the fighter knocked down six times in the first two rounds. The Canadian MMA fighter suffered a “serious brain injury” in a fight Friday against Adam Braidwood in Alberta, Canada. Following the ultimate knockout that won Braidwood the […]

  • Yankee Great Yogi Berra Has Died at the Age of 90 (Video)

    Yankee Great Yogi Berra Has Died at the Age of 90 (Video)

    When it comes to the old guard of baseball, no one was more evocative of a folksier, happier time than former Yankee catcher Yogi Berra, who passed away yesterday at the age of 90. His death came on the 69th anniversary of his MLB debut, and in that career, he was inducted into the Hall […]

  • World Record Freediver Natalia Molchanova Feared Dead After Recreational Dive

    World Record Freediver Natalia Molchanova Feared Dead After Recreational Dive

    Ask anybody who knows anything about freediving to name the greatest freediver in the world and they’ll probably say Natalia Molchanova. The 53-year-old set 41 world records and won 23 world championship titles across the sport’s various disciplines. In 2013, the same year she set a world record by holding her breath for 9 minutes […]

  • Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn Dead at 54

    Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn Dead at 54

    Baseball has lost one of it’s greatest living players. Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn, one of the best pure hitters of all time, succumbed to cancer on Monday morning at the age of 54. Gwynn may have never hit more than 17 home runs in a single-season, but he hit .328 for his career, amassing […]

  • Snowmobiler Caleb Moore, Injured at Winter X-Games, Dies at the Age of 25

    Snowmobiler Caleb Moore, Injured at Winter X-Games, Dies at the Age of 25

    Caleb Moore, the snowmobile rider who was seriously injured performing a stunt at the Winter X-Games last Thursday, has died. The 25-year-old former X-Games bronze medalist succumbed to his injuries in a hospital in Grand Juntion, Colorado, Thursday morning. Moore was attempting a backflip in the freestyle event last week, but the skis on his […]

  • Three Dead After Speeding Ferrari T-Bones Taxi In Singapore (Video)

    Three Dead After Speeding Ferrari T-Bones Taxi In Singapore (Video)

    When Cheng Teck Hock, a 52-year-old Singapore taxi driver, saw the stop light in front of him turn green on Saturday night, he did what every driver has been trained to do – proceed through the intersection.  Little did he know that his adherence to that simple rule would result in a frightening accident that […]

  • Here Is The 911 Call Made By Junior Seau’s Girlfriend (Audio)

    Here Is The 911 Call Made By Junior Seau’s Girlfriend (Audio)

    With many still mourning the tragic loss of Junior Seau, 9-1-1 has released the audio tape of his girlfriend’s frantic call after she discovered his body with a gunshot wound through the chest and a gun next to his lifeless body on Wednesday. The thought of Seau taking his own life is already chilling enough […]

  • Junior Seau Dead At Age 43

    Junior Seau Dead At Age 43

    Earlier in the day we brought you a happy tale from the NFL, as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed paralyzed Rutgers defensive tackle Eric LeGrand. Now we bring you some very sad NFL news, as it has been reported that former Pro Bowl linebacker Junior Seau is dead at the age of 43. The news […]