• The Charlotte Observer reports that, as of Sept. 17, at least 19 people have died as a result of Hurricane Florence.


  • Bill Daily Aug 30, 1927 - Sep 4, 2018

    Bill Daily, the actor best-known for his sidekick roles on the TV sitcoms "I Dream of Jeannie" and "The Bob Newhart Show," died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, at his son's home in Santa Fe, N.M., according to multiple news sources. He was 91.


  • Mac Miller Jan 19, 1992 - Sep 7, 2018

    Mac Miller (1992 – 2018) was a popular rapper who just released his fifth studio album titled "Swimming" in August which debuted at number 3 on the Billboard 200. The album featured the single "Small Worlds." Miller was about to start a US tour in support of the album on October 27 in San Francisco. His 2016 album, "The Divine Feminine," charted at number 2 on the Billboard 200 and featured guest appearances from Kendrick Lamar, Anderson Paak, and Ariana Grande. Miller and Grande were in a long term relationship from 2016 until earlier this year. Miller's real name was Malcolm McCormick and he was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on January 19, 1992.


  • Burt Reynolds Feb 11, 1936 - Sep 6, 2018

    Burt Reynolds (1936 – 2018) was one of the biggest stars in Hollywood during the 1970s and 1980s. The magnetic actor was known for his roles in "The Longest Yard," "Deliverance," and the "Smokey and the Bandit" movies. He was nominated for an Oscar for his supporting role in "Boogie Nights." On television, he starred on the CBS sitcom "Morning Shade" in the 1990s.


  • Claire Wineland Apr 10, 1997 - Sep 2, 2018

    Claire Wineland, social media personality who spoke about living with cystic fibrosis, died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018, of complications after suffering a stroke following a double-lung transplant, according to multiple news sources. She was 21.


  • Neil Simon Jul 4, 1927 - Aug 26, 2018

    Neil Simon, one of the most popular and prolific playwrights and screenwriters of the second half of the 20th century, died Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, of complications from pneumonia, according to his publicist Bill Evans as reported by CNN. He was 91.


  • John McCain Aug 29, 1936 - Aug 25, 2018

    John McCain, U.S. Senator from Arizona and former Republican Presidential nominee, died Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, following a battle with brain cancer, according to multiple news sources. He was 81.