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Diana Rigg dead: Game Of Thrones star dies after secret cancer battle aged 82

Diana Rigg dead: Game Of Thrones star dies after secret cancer battle aged 82

Updated. Actress Dame Diana Rigg has died at the age of 82, according to her agent. Known for her roles in Game of Thrones and The Avengers, Dame Diana is said to have passed away peacefully on Thursday morning

Ronald 'Khalis' Bell, cofounder of Kool & the Gang, dies aged 68

Ronald 'Khalis' Bell, cofounder of Kool & the Gang, dies aged 68

Ronald "KhalisBell, a co-founder, singer and producer of the group Kool & the Gang, has died. He was 68Bell died at his home in the U.S. Virgin Islands on Wednesday morning with his wife by his side, publicist Sujata Murthy said 

Patrick Ewing Says He Has Covid-19

Patrick Ewing Says He Has Covid-19

“This virus is serious and should not be taken lightly,” Ewing said in a statement. “I want to encourage everyone to stay safe and take care of yourselves and your loved ones. Now more than ever, I want to thank healthcare workers and everyone on the front lines.
“I’ll be fine and we will all get through this.”
 

Patrick Ewing, the Knicks great who is now coaching the Georgetown University men’s basketball team,...


TWO strains of the killer coronavirus are spreading around the world – and 70% of infected patients have caught the more aggressive and contagious type, study claims

TWO strains of the killer coronavirus are spreading around the world – and 70% of infected patients have caught the more aggressive and contagious type, study claims

The coronavirus has mutated into at least two separate strains since the outbreak began in December, according to Chinese scientists.

Researchers say there are now two types of the same coronavirus infecting people – and most people seem to have caught the most aggressive form of it.

At least 94,000 people have been infected around the world and almost 3,200 have died, while 50,000 have recovered from the disease.

The team of experts from Beijing and Shanghai said 70 per cent of people have caught the most aggressive strain of the virus but that this causes such bad illness that it has struggled...


BREAKING NEWS: Katherine Johnson, mathematician and real-life subject of film ‘Hidden Figures,’ dies at 101

BREAKING NEWS: Katherine Johnson, mathematician and real-life subject of film ‘Hidden Figures,’ dies at 101

 NASA says Katherine Johnson, a mathematician who worked on NASA’s early space missions and was portrayed in the film “Hidden Figures,” about pioneering black female aerospace workers, has died.

In a Monday morning tweet, the space agency said it celebrates her 101 years of life and her legacy of excellence and breaking down racial and social barriers.

Johnson was one of the so-called “computers” who calculated rocket trajectories and earth orbits by hand during NASA’s early years.

Until 1958, Johnson and other...