Autopsy results show Prince died of opioid overdosePrince died of an accidental overdose of fentanyl, a powerful opioid painkiller that is up to 50 times more potent than heroin, autopsy results released Thursday show.
The French scientist who discovered Neptune’s rings has diedFrench astrophysicist Andre Brahic, one of the discoverers of Neptune’s rings, died in Paris Sunday at the age of 73, his publisher Odile Jacob said.
Former Charlie Hebdo cartoonist 'Siné' dead at 87Maurice Sinet, a former cartoonist for French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo who often created controversy with his blunt views, has died. He was 87.
‘Opioid medication found on Prince when he died’Prince had prescription opioid medication on him and in his home when he died last week, US media reported, although autopsy results have yet to indicate why the pop icon died.
Prince's death remains shrouded in mysteryThere was no evidence of trauma on Prince's body when he was found unresponsive at his home nor was there any indication that the late music icon committed suicide, Carver County…
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Congolese rumba legend Papa Wemba dies at 66Papa Wemba, a musician known around the world as the king of Congolese rumba, has died following a collapse on stage during a concert, officials said. He was 66.
Purple tributes mark death of music legend PrinceThe death of the iconic singer, songwriter and musician is being marked across the US by purple-coloured tributes on buildings, landmarks and newspaper covers.
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'Rest in purple, Prince'INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 22.04.16: Tributes pour in after the death of pop icon Prince, one of the most prolific and creative artists in music. To quote Rolling Stone…
Pop music superstar Prince dies at 57Pop superstar Prince, who was widely acclaimed as one of the most inventive musicians of his era, was found dead at his home on Thursday in suburban Minneapolis, his publicists…
The magical moments that defined Prince's musical legacyOver a career spanning more than four decades, Prince produced some of the defining tunes of the 1980s. His oeuvre – a fusion of funk, rock, soul and punk – will live forever.
‘Father of African photography’ Malick Sibide dies at 80Pioneering Malian photographer Malick Sidibe, whose powerful black and white images of local life won him international acclaim and top awards, has died aged 80, his family said…
Nobel-winning Hungarian writer Imre Kertesz dead at 86Auschwitz survivor Imre Kertesz, winner of the 2002 Nobel Literature Prize, died on Thursday at the age of 86 after a long illness, the state news agency MTI reported, citing his…