A Jogger who was attacked while out running and stumbled into a restaurant bleeding has died from her stab wounds

ABC 7 Wendy Martinez, 35, of Northwest Washington, was stabbed in what police say was a random attack as she jogged through DC’s Logan Circle on Tuesday.  Surveillance footage shows Martinez staggering into a Chinese restaurant pleading for help before collapsing. Police released a video on Wednesday showing the suspect walking on a nearby road […]

Sir James Mirrlees, a Nobel-prizewinning economist, died on August 29th

The optimal economist WHEN James Mirrlees got the call to say he had won the Nobel prize for economics in 1996, he assumed that a friend was pulling a prank. “Jim politely suggested that it didn’t sound very likely and he’d need some proof,” his wife later recalled. Friends and colleagues say it paints a […]

Two people have died after another strong earthquake ripped through the Indonesian island of Lombok

The Indonesian island of Lombok was hit with a series of deadly earthquakes on Sunday. Two people died after their homes collapsed.  The island is still reeling from three major earthquakes earlier this month that left hundreds dead and heavily damaged the tourist site. The Indonesian island of Lombok was hit with a series of […]

Avengers Infinity War: Captain America DIED in Wakanda but brought back with Time Stone?

In the climax of Marvel’s Avengers Infinity War, Thanos arrived in Wakanda ready to pluck the Mind Stone from Vision’s head. During his walk towards him, the Avengers tried to stop Thanos, but he swatted them aside with ease. This included Captain America boldly holding him by the Infinity Gauntlet before received a massive blow […]

Soul music legend Aretha Franklin has died at age 76

Theo Wargo/Getty Soul music legend Aretha Franklin died at her home in Detroit on Thursday at the age of 76, her publicist told the Associated Press.  Tweet Embed: //twitter.com/mims/statuses/1030091116748709888?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw BREAKING: Publicist for Aretha Franklin says the Queen of Soul died Thursday at her home in Detroit. Franklin’s passing follows reports earlier this week that cited […]

French Chef Joel Robuchon Has Died — Here’s Where You Can Still Eat His Food

Star Chef Joel Robuchon Died, But You Can Still Eat His Food Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This […]

A newly released ‘Game of Thrones’ script settles the question of whether 2 fan favorites died

HBO Warning: Spoilers ahead for the “Game of Thrones” season seven finale. The seventh season finale of “Game of Thrones” left fans with shocking deaths and revelations to mull over while we wait for the coming final installment of HBO’s hit series. But one dramatic scene in particular plagued many people: The destruction of the […]

A 32-year-old Hong Kong pop star has died after falling from a building

Ashley Pon / Getty 32-year-old Hong Kong pop star Ellen Joyce Loo has been found dead. She was seen falling from a building in the Happy Valley area of Hong Kong. She had reportedly been diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2013. Hong Kong pop star Ellen Joyce Loo has died after falling from a building […]

2 young children and their great-grandmother died in a rapidly growing California wildfire, bringing the death toll to 5

Associated Press/Noah Bergman The death count from a rapidly growing Northern California wildfire rose to five Saturday. Two young children and their great-grandmother who had been unaccounted for were confirmed dead. They were among more than a dozen people reported missing after the furious wind-driven blaze took residents by surprise and leveled several neighborhoods. Two […]