Internet star and the youngest contestant to compete on Dancing With The Stars, Hayes Grier, has been badly injured in a car crash. His brother Nash made the heartbreaking announcement calling for #PrayForHayes.
Hayes, 16, is recovering in the hospital,” said his brother, who is 18 years old.
“Damn I hate hearing s**t like that on the phone scared me to death,” he added.He didn’t disclose where the accident took place or where his little bro was hospitalized, but #PrayForHayes quickly rocketed to the top trending topic on Twitter. Continue reading →
Mary J. Blige, best known for her hit song, Family Affair, is ending her marriage to her husband and manager, Martin “Kendu” Isaacs. Blige filed for divorce to end her 12 year marriage.
Blige married Isaacs back in 2003. Docs show Blige listed the date of separation as “to be determined,” while asking the judge to block Isaacs ability to get spousal support.
Blige cited irreconcilable differences as the reason for the split. They couple has no children together. There is one interesting note … Blige is asking the judge to block Isaacs’ ability to get spousal support. Continue reading →
Jerry Doyle, actor and nationally syndicated right-libertarian radio show host, has passed away. He was 60. Hours before his death, Doyle was actively posting to his Facebook account. In one post he asked, “What’s Wrong With Bill Clinton?” while noting the former president’s noticeable tremors during his DNC appearance.
Doyle was perhaps best known for his role on science fiction series, “Babylon 5,” where he played Security Chief Michael Garibaldi. He was found unresponsive at his Las Vegas home Wednesday.
Sources tell us … a call was made to his Las Vegas home yesterday afternoon after he was found unresponsive. It’s unclear how the political radio talk show host and actor died Continue reading →
CNN host, Don Lemon, sort-of addressed the concern fans and coworkers have had over his recent dramatic weight loss.
While passing around a massive convenience store Philly pretzel to his panel covering the Democratic National Convention, Lemon said he had been “running a lot,” in his effort to explain his recent weight loss. But before you go jumping on social media chiming in about Lemon having some exzotic desease, check out the anchor’s … Continue Reading Post
The families of singer Jenni Rivera‘s entourage, that were killed in her plane crash in December 2012, have been awarded a mega-settlement ordered to be paid by the involved private jet company.
A Los Angeles judge ruled Wednesday against Starwood Management, the company who owned the crashed Learjet, to the tune of $70 million. The payout was awarded to the loved ones of Jenni’s publicist, makeup artist, hairstylist and lawyer.
Rivera’s plane went down in Mexico in 2012. Both pilots were also killed in the crash. The $70 mil is a default judgment Continue reading →
Blanco County Sheriff’s Office has ruled that a criminal act did not take place in the case of a Waco, TX., girl, 12, who suffered a severe burn from a rope placed around her neck during a school field trip.
Young people attending an overnight trip were playing with a swing that hung from a tree when reports say the victim, along with other kids, attempted to pull on ropes to work a makeshift swing. The victim told detectives that she had stopped pulling the rope and began watching when the rope somehow ended up around her neck, dragging her, which in turn caused a severe burn.
On Monday the school released a statement saying that the school has “willingly worked with the Blanco County Sheriff’s Department in their investigation of the incident. Continue reading →
The ALS Association is reporting that money raised through the popular “Ice Bucket Challenge,” helped in the discovery of an amyotrophic lateral sclerosis gene that is among the most common that contribute to the progressive disease.
People across the world challenged friends and family by dumping buckets of ice water on their heads in an effort to raise awareness and money for ALS.
The ALS Association says a paper published this week in the journal Nature Genetics reveals Project MinE researchers have identified the NEK1 gene’s connection to ALS. Continue reading →