pancreatic cancer

Aretha Franklin’s Estate Launches Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund

Aretha Franklin's Estate Launches Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund

Last week marked an entire year since we lost Aretha Franklin, and her loved ones and fans continue to mourn her loss. The Spin reports that the singer’s estate launched a fund that will research pancreatic cancer, which is what she had. Aretha Franklin Fund for Neuroendocrine Cancer Research will continue to research what causes […]

Alex Trebek Reveals His Pancreatic Cancer is ‘Near Remission’

Alex Trebek Reveals his Pancreatic Cancer is 'Near Remission'

Earlier in the year, Alex Trebek announced that he was diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer. After revealing the news in March, he returned to work about a week later. It’s with pleasure to announce that the Jeopardy!host’s cancer is “near remission” according to an interview with People Magazine. “It’s kind of mind-boggling,” he said […]

PETA Requests Aretha Franklin’s Estate to Donate her Fur Coats

PETA Requests Aretha Franklin's Estate to Donate her Fur Coats

Aretha Franklin’s memorial service doesn’t occur until Friday, August 31, yet officially, valuable bits of her $80 million estate—which Franklin left without a will set up— is at popular demand. Including her impressive fur coat collection. Last Friday, August 24, a little more than seven days after Franklin’s passing at 76 on August 16, the […]

Joe Jackson Passes Away at Age 89


Joe Jackson, the legendary music manager, and father to iconic singers Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson has died at the age of 89. TMZ reports family sources detailed Joe passed at the at 3:30 AM Wednesday in Los Angeles. Last week it was reported that Joe Jackson was hospitalized in Las Vegas due to effects […]