Guitarist Wilko Johnson, best known for his work with the '70s British band Dr. Feelgood, passed away Monday at the age of 75. No official cause of death was announced, but he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer nearly 10 years ago. “This is the announcement we never wanted... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A young child in California has died of respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, health officials said. In a release Tuesday, Riverside University Health System – Public Health did not disclose the child's name, city of residence or sex, just that they were... Read More.
Danny Kalb, guitarist for the 1960s/1970s band The Blues Project, passed away Saturday at his nursing home in Brooklyn; he was 80 years old. His brother Jonathan confirmed the news of his death to the New York Times and revealed that Kalb had been diagnosed with cancer three years ago. In a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A federal safety agency has issued a consumer warning about a specific type of bounce house after a 4-year-old was reported to have died after getting caught in the inflatable product. The Consumer Product Safety Commission said in a news release Wednesday... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Federal prison records show that 29-year-old Cory Wayne Patterson, who was accused of stealing a small plane and threatening to fly it into a
(MAPLETON, Ill.) -- One of the world’s biggest manufacturers of industrial vehicles and equipment has been cited and penalized for the death of a worker who fell into an 11-foot-deep pot of molten iron heated to more than 2,000 degrees this summer. Steve Dierkes, a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A child under the age of 5 has died due to complications from flu and respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, health officials in California confirmed on Monday. The California Department of Public Health did not release additional details on the child or... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A mayor running for re-election died in a car crash on election morning just hours before the polls were set to close and the results were announced, police said. The incident occurred shortly after 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday when the Louisiana State... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has died unexpectedly at the age of 68, according to family. Carter died of a "sudden cardiac event" on Monday night in Boston. He served as secretary of defense under former President Barack Obama from February 2015 to January... Read More.
(CLARK COUNTY, Nev.) -- A Nevada child died after being infected by a brain-eating amoeba in an "extremely rare" occurrence, the Southern Nevada Health District announced on Wednesday. The district said that the Clark County, Nevada, resident might have been exposed to the amoeba, which... Read More.
(LONDON) -- An American citizen has been killed fighting in Ukraine, a U.S. State Department spokesperson confirmed to ABC News on Wednesday. The State Department spokesperson did not confirm the man’s identity, but the sister of Dane Partridge confirmed he was the victim. The State... Read More.
(MENLO PARK, Calif.) -- A tree trimmer has died after falling into a wood chipper while he was working, police say. The incident occurred at approximately 12:53 p.m. on Tuesday in Menlo Park, California, approximately 30 miles south of San Francisco, when the Menlo Park... Read More.