The Charger Bulletin

Remembering Stan Lee

Remembering Stan Lee

Emily McDonough, Contributing Writer

November 19, 2018

Stan Lee, born Dec.28, 1922, died on Monday Nov. 12, at the age of 95.  Mr. Lee was seen as a creative genius and paved the way for both comic and superhero creators. He was the executive vice president and publisher of Marvel Comics, and co-created some of the company’s most famous heroes such as: Spi...

Mac Miller Album Streams Skyrocket in Wake of Death

Mac Miller Album Streams Skyrocket in Wake of Death

Matt Verrilli, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018

Malcolm James McCormick, better known as rapper Mac Miller, passed away on Sept. 7 at the age of 26.  Before his untimely passing, Miller released his fifth studio album, “Swimming,” and Aug. 3 the album peaked at the number 3 spot of the Billboard 200. In the wake of his death, streams and album...

Mac Miller Gone too Soon at 26

Mac Miller Gone too Soon at 26

Majelique Lewis, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018

By far one of the  hardest things I have had to do is hear the words “Mac is gone.” My friend, Muhammad, called me to ask if I’d heard the news. I went to Google to check, as if it was a sick joke. And then I dropped my phone with my hands on my head. I didn't want to believe the young man who  ...

Remembering Deanna Delmonaco

Remembering Deanna Delmonaco

Nicole Mundt, Guest Writer

September 18, 2017

September 11, 2017 marks a date on the calendar that holds a sad spot in the hearts of many, not only because of the sixteenth anniversary of the attacks on the Twin Towers, but because of the passing of a bright and inspiring soul. Deanna Nicole Delmonaco attended the University of New Haven as a...

In Memoriam: Robin Williams

Scott Iwaniec

September 3, 2014

A little piece of everyone’s heart died along with Robin Williams on Aug 11, 2014. It would be easy for me to sit here and write a quick list of his accomplishments and end with an “R.I.P.” but Williams deserves more than that. I’m not going to sit here and remind you of the fact he died, o...

A Letter From President Kaplan: Sad news regarding a UNH student

The Charger Bulletin

April 11, 2012

Dear Campus Community I am deeply saddened to report the untimely death of Stirling Danskin, a sophomore majoring in music and sound recording at the University, has died.  His body was discovered across Boston Post Road several blocks away from the University of New Haven main campus earlier today. ...

Afghans: US Paid $50K Per Shooting Spree Death

The Associated Press

March 28, 2012

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. paid $50,000 in compensation for each villager killed and $11,000 for each person wounded in a shooting rampage allegedly carried out by a rogue American soldier in southern Afghanistan, Afghan officials said Sunday. The families were told that the money came fr...

Singer Whitney Houston Dies at 48

Christopher Whalen

February 15, 2012

Singer Whitney Houston was found dead on Saturday February 11, 2012. Houston was pronounced dead at 3:55 p.m. PT; she was 48 years old. Despite her last years being taunt with tabloid rumors and drug addiction, Houston was getting back on track. She had undergone rehab, released a #1 album in 2009 ...

Holding Back the Years

Shannon Livewell

February 1, 2012

Etta James, the fiery blues singer known best for her uncharacteristically sweet ballad "At Last," died two weeks ago in Riverside, Calif., after a long battle with chronic leukemia. She was 73. James was one of the first women inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She began her career in 1954,...

Iranian Woman’s Stoning Sentence Delayed

The Associated Press

September 15, 2010

Move over, balloon boy. The newest story to face outrageous media coverage and subsequent fervor from those who have become engrossed in it is the case of an Iranian woman sentenced to death by stoning in Tehran. In fact, the case has been rousing an international uproar from people like Brazilian president...

SeaWorld fined $75,000 for whale trainer’s death

The Associated Press

August 25, 2010

ORLANDO, Fla. – The federal job safety agency fined SeaWorld Orlando $75,000 on Monday for three violations uncovered while investigating the February death of a trainer who was grabbed by a killer whale and dragged underwater. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration categorized the most...

Former Warriors Owner Franklin Mieuli Dies at 89

Heather Brown

April 28, 2010

OAKLAND, Calif. – Franklin Mieuli, whose deerstalker cap, substantial beard, and casual style made him one of the NBA's most colorful figures in his 24 years as owner of the Golden State Warriors, died Sunday. He was 89. Mieuli died of natural causes in a San Francisco Bay Area hospital, the Warriors...

Jackson family to face doctor charged in death

Brittni DeHart

April 5, 2010

From The Associated Press More than a dozen members of Michael Jackson's family plan to appear in a courtroom where the doctor charged with causing his death is due for a hearing. Dr. Conrad Murray has pleaded not guilty to a charge of involuntary manslaughter. The hearing agenda Monday is...

Bin Laden threatens US over alleged 9/11 plotter

Liz De La Torre

March 25, 2010

From The Associated Press CAIRO – Osama bin Laden threatened in a new message released Thursday to kill any Americans al-Qaida captures if the U.S. executes the self-professed mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks or other al-Qaida suspects. In the 74-second audiotape aired on Al-Jazeera television,...

Mexico-bound bus crashes in Texas, killing 2

Liz De La Torre

March 16, 2010

From The Associated Press CAMPBELLTON, Texas – A crowded bus carrying young families and spring breakers toward Mexico went careening off a Texas highway and flipped onto its side Tuesday, killing two people and forcing dozens of bloodied passengers to climb to safety through broken windows and...

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