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Airplane door FALLS OFF after landing – PANIC ensues

A loose airplane door is the nightmares of most passengers. However, this is exactly what happened on a flight from Lagos to Abuja. The Dana Air flight had landed in Abuja and was taxiing on the runway when the emergency exit door fell off. The airline vehemently denies this was caused by a mechanical fault, claiming that it could not ...

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The Fall’s Mark E. Smith’s Cause of Death Revealed

On January 24, the Fall’s Mark E. Smithdied at the age of 60. His siblings Barbara, Suzanne and Caroline have now disclosed the cause of death: terminal lung and kidney cancer. They revealed the news in a statement on the Fall’s website. Smith “fought a long and hard battle after his diagnosis,” according to the statement. “He took every treatment ...

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Cat Power, Pixies, Edgar Wright, More React to Death of the Fall’s Mark E. Smith

Earlier today, news broke that the Fall’s Mark E. Smith has died at the age of 60. Musicians and figures from the entertainment industry have taken to social media to pay their respects. Below, see reactions from Cat Power, Pixies, Baby Driver director Edgar Wright, Savages’ Jehnny Beth, At the Drive In’s Cedric Bixler-Zavala, Belle and Sebastian’s Stuart Murdoch, and ...

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The Fall’s Mark E. Smith Dead at 60

Mark E. Smith, prolific, abrasive mastermind of post-punk legends The Fall has died. He was 60 years old. While an exact cause of death has not been revealed, Smith was forced to cancel the Fall’s 2017 tour dates in the United States after being hospitalized for what was referred to at the time as “bizarre and rare medical issues… connected ...

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