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MJ's alleged gay lover, doctor getting death threats from incensed fans

The saga of Michael Jackson doesn’t seem to end with his death instead it got another major twist when a U.S. man claimed he was in a gay relationship with the Thriller maker, up until the singer’s tragic death in June, 2009.

Gang Starr Guru dies after battle with cancer

Renowned rap star Guru has died after a long battle with cancer. The hip-hop and jazz innovator, of the group Gang Starr, passed away Monday (April 19) in New York after a year-long battle with the disease. He was 43.

Type O Negative frontman Peter Steele dies

Peter Steele, the lead singer, bassist, and composer for the gothic metal band Type O Negative, has died of apparent heart failure at age 48.

Rock star Pete Doherty arrested over Goldsmith heiress' drug death

British rocker Pete Doherty has been arrested in connection to the death of his filmmaker friend Robyn Whitehead, who overdosed on an alleged mix of heroin, crack cocaine and Valium in January (10).

Study: Erectile dysfunction may predict heart risk, death

Men treated for Erectile dysfunction (ED) should routinely be checked for cardiovascular problems, as a new study shows that the ailments together may put a man at an increased risk of death.

Ex-lover's suicide inspired Sir Elton John to create 'Next Fall'

British pop superstar Sir Elton John has been with boyfriend David Furnish for 16 years. Before marrying Furnish, he was involved in a relationship with a partner who committed suicide, leaving him deeply traumatized, the openly gay pop star has disclosed recently.

McQueen death case: Asphyhxia, hanging are the causes

Alexander McQueen, the British fashion designer found dead at his home last week, died as a result of asphyxiation and hanging, a British coroner official has told an inquest Wednesday.

Couple to be paid for 'death' error

Malmo, Sweden -- The Swedish tax agency has been ordered to pay damages to a 79-year-old woman who was mistakenly classified as dead.

In addition to a $3,400 payment to Ingrid Stahl of Malmo, the agency must also pay $2,050 in damages to her husband, The Local reported.

"It has been a terrible time. It is still tough, but we try to just let it go," Ingrid Stahl told the Swedish news agency TT.

The couple learned in April last year that Ingrid Stahl had been legally dead for a month when a supermarket chain and the state gambling agency tried to get her charge cards back. The error was the result of confusion between her identification number and someone else's.

Jasmina loses fight against leukemia

New York, January 29 -- Jasmina Anema, the 6-year-old spirited girl who had captivated the entire nation by her brave fight against a rare and deadly form of leukemia, died prematurely on late Wednesday night.

Mom seeks damages in Botox death of daughter

Santa Ana, CA, January 28 -- A lawsuit filed by the mother of a seven-year-old girl who died prematurely after Botox treatment for cerebral palsy seeks unspecified damages from Irvine-based Botox maker Allergan for hiding the dangers of the drug.