Remembering the Celebrities Who've Died in 2021

Sheldon Adelson The multibillionaire casino owner and prominent donor to the Republican Party died on Jan. 11. He was 87. His casino and resort destination Las Vegas Sands announced the news, confirming that Adelson died from “complications related to treatment for non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.” There will be a funeral held in

Death row executions: From sick 'womb-raider'' Lisa Montgomery to Dustin Higgs who didn't pull trigger in triple murder

THE American justice system is pressing ahead with its historic execution spree of death row inmates – with more lethal injections slated in the coming days. Donald Trump's administration became one of the deadliest US governments in modern history having executed 17 death row inmates in 2020 – with female

Mass. Girl Who Lost Her Dad and Godfather Weeks Apart Asks for Mail to Celebrate Her 4th Birthday

A little girl from Massachusetts wants just one thing when she turns 4 in a few weeks — and her mom is hoping that people around their community can help, especially after her and her daughter's incredibly difficult year. Lilly Sedlak suffered back-to-back losses in 2020 after her dad and

Wife ‘knifed to death by her husband while screaming ‘Mum, I want to come home’ down phone days after their wedding’

A NEWLYWED was "knifed to death by her husband while screaming 'Mum, I want to come home' down the phone just six days after their wedding". Rafaela Francisco, 19, was allegedly stabbed to death by her husband, Mario Francisco, at their apartment in the south-eastern Brazilian city of Sao Paulo

Amanda Kloots Shares What She 'Learned This Year' in New Year's Eve Post: 'Take That Family Photo'

After husband Nick Cordero's death from coronavirus complications in July, Amanda Kloots is sharing what she learned in 2020 as the year comes to a close. Sharing a touching message on Instagram, the late Broadway star's wife wrote an optimistic message about finding a "gift" in the "hard days" and years.

Black man is beaten to death by supermarket security guards in Brazil

Violence erupts after black man is beaten to death by supermarket security guards on eve of Brazil’s Black Consciousness Day Joao Alberto Silveira Freitas was beaten to death by guards outside shop in Brazil Killing sparked violent anti-racism protests across the South American nation BLM-style vandals smashed Carrefour supermarkets up

Daily COVID-19 death toll spikes by nearly 1,900

Daily US COVID-19 death toll spikes to nearly 1,900 for first time since May – as new infections hit record high of 144k and hospitalizations surge to 65,000 The US COVID-19 death toll spiked to 1,893 on Wednesday, which is the highest number of fatalities since May 8 during the

Millie Bobby Brown Reveals Her Grandmother Has Died After Struggle with Alzheimer's: 'My Guardian Angel'

Millie Bobby Brown is in mourning after losing a loved one to Alzheimer's disease. The Stranger Things star, 16, announced the death of her grandmother Ruth in a heartbreaking tribute to the family matriarch on Tuesday, writing on her Instagram, "There’s no words that make sense right now. There’s no

Former Baseball Player Convicted of Beating His Father and 2 Other Men to Death with Bat

A former minor league baseball player has been convicted of killing his father and two other men using a baseball bat. Brandon Willie Martin, 27, was found guilty on Wednesday for the deaths of his father Michael Martin, 64, his uncle Ricky Lee Anderson, 51, and Barry Swanson, 62, the