Egypt’s ousted president Morsi dies in court during trial

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s first democratically elected president, Islamist leader Mohammed Morsi who was ousted by the military in 2013 after a year in office, collapsed in court while on trial Monday and died, state TV and his family said.The 67-year-old Morsi had just addressed the court, speaking from the glass cage he is kept […]

Conroe PD investigating fatal motorcycle-car accident

Conroe, June 13 – On Wednesday night, June 12, 2019, the Conroe Police Department responded to a major crash in the 16000 blk of State Highway 105 West. Officers arrived at about 9:30 p.m. and located 62 year old Eddie Zimmerman lying on the ground with life threatening injuries. Zimmermann’s Harley Davidson motorcycle was located on […]

‘Mary Tyler Moore Show’ actress Georgia Engel dies at 70

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Georgia Engel, who played the charmingly innocent, small-voiced Georgette on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” and amassed a string of other TV and stage credits, has died. She was 70. Engel died Friday in Princeton, New Jersey, said her friend and executor, John Quilty. The cause of death was unknown because […]

The Golden Hammer’s Publisher dies in what Judge Mack deems “freak accident,” public integrity investigation clears all involved within minutes of death

Conroe, April 1 – The Publisher of The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, died early this morning after a car, which corrupt local political boss Marc Davenport drove, ran him over in the parking lot of a grocery store in Conroe. Precinct 1 Justice of the Peace Wayne Mack, who was a passenger in […]

Frank Robinson, baseball’s fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83

Crowding the plate, fearsome and fearless, Frank Robinson hammered his way into the Hall of Fame. His legacy, however, was cemented that day in 1975 when he simply stood in the dugout at old Cleveland Stadium — the first black manager in Major League Baseball. Robinson, the only player to earn the MVP award in […]

Former Rep. Dingell, US’s longest-serving lawmaker, dies

DETROIT (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. John Dingell, the longest-serving member of Congress in American history and a master of legislative deal-making who was fiercely protective of Detroit’s auto industry, has died. The Michigan Democrat was 92. Few politicians have done more damage to American businesses and the American economy than the pro-Big Government Dingell. […]

Nation’s oldest World War II vet dies in Texas at age 112

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Richard Overton, the nation’s oldest World War II veteran who was also believed to be the oldest living man in the U.S., died Thursday in Texas, a family member said. He was 112. The Army veteran had been hospitalized with pneumonia but was released on Christmas Eve, said Shirley Overton, whose […]

BREAKING NEWS: President George H.W. Bush has died at age of 94

Houston, November 30 – President George H.W. Bush, the father of President George W. Bush, and the son of United States Senator Prescott Bush of Connecticut, died this evening. Bush was the Director of Central Intelligence (DCI) during the Gerald Ford administration and served as Vice President of the United States during President Ronald Reagan’s […]

BREAKING NEWS: Houston Texans founder and owner McNair dies

HOUSTON (AP) — Robert “Bob” McNair, billionaire founder and owner of the Houston Texans, has died. He was 81. One of the NFL’s most influential owners, McNair had battled both leukemia and squamous cell carcinoma in recent years before dying in Houston on Friday. The team did not immediately release a cause of death, but […]

Taliban: Founder of Haqqani network dies inside Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Taliban say the Afghan Haqqani network founder, Jalaluddin Haqqani, an ex- U.S. ally turned fierce enemy, has died after years of ill health. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahed told The Associated Press in a telephone interview Tuesday that Haqqani died on Monday inside Afghanistan. The elderly founder of Afghanistan’s outlawed Haqqani network […]