Venida Browder died of complications from a heart attack Friday, just 16 months after her son hanged himself in the wake of three horrific years on Rikers Island.
If you're at her funeral, then a burglar can be pretty sure you won't be home.
If you have a mean backhand and an extra $80K laying around, just send the notorious pharma bro a DM and place a bid.
Authorities found a fully-intact skeleton lying on a mattress inside the woman's home—still dressed in socks, jeans, and a T-shirt.
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Former cops Gene Sullivan and James Cardin have never had fancy computers or lab assistants to help with the grim work of identifying bodies.
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and Blazing Saddles will be back on the big screen one more time in honor of the legendary actor.
Each year, about 1,000 living people are erroneously added to the Death Master File, a database of every American who has died since 1936.
They're still selling guns—but it could still be a big development.
You could lift, say, Cary Grant out of a role and simply replace him with his modern equivalent, George Clooney, but I doubt anyone could possibly be a "modern Gene Wilder."
A new exhibit at the Mütter Museum in Philadelphia explores the beauty and individuality of human skulls.
A carved box filled with the literary icon's ashes will go up for auction in Los Angeles next month.
If you're a woman, you're more at risk from ecstasy—so why is no one talking about it?
Bootleg fentanyl from China has flooded the illicit opioid market in both the US and Canada.
Dmitrij Panov details his life with stage 4 cancer on his blog "Dying With Swag."
Some people just really like hearses, it turns out.
A relatively calm week by national standards was still a bloody one.
There have been more than 1,500 deaths during, or immediately after, police contact in the UK. I wanted to find out why.
More Americans have died in mass shootings already this year than were killed by guns in all of Canada, Germany, and Spain in 2014.
In most cases, it's a really, really bad idea.
We speak to the Welcome to the Dollhouse director about feeling like an outsider and making movies about mortality.
Aug 2, 2016
James Donofrio has worked in a funeral home since age 12. He's now 57.
A dachshund in New York is currently battling for a $100,000 trust fund. We asked a pet trust attorney why—and how—pets inherit their owners' riches.
The eerie spectacle aimed to raise awareness of wearing a seatbelt.