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David Carr Dead - 'New York Times' Columnist Dies at 58

In sad news, legendary New York Times columnist David Carr died at the age of 58 on Thursday (February 12).

Earlier that same day, he led a TimesTalks discussion with Edward Snowden and Citizenfour director Laura Poitras.

“For the past 25 years, Mr. Carr wrote about media,” a member of The Times wrote in a post for the site. “He joined The Times in 2002 as a business reporter covering the magazine publishing industry. His column appeared in the Monday business section and focused on media issues, including print, digital, film, radio and television.”

Our thoughts are with David‘s wife, Jill, and their daughters Maddie, Erin and Meagan during their difficult time.

Bob Simon Dead - '60 Minutes' Correspondent Killed in Car Crash at 73

Bob Simon, a 60 Minutes correspondent, has died at the age of 73 after being killed in a car accident in New York City.

The journalist was in a livery cab on the West Side Highway at West 30th street in New York City when the car was rear-ended and slammed into a median, the NY Daily News reports.

He was rushed to St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital but could not be saved. The driver of the cab and the driver of the other car are reportedly okay.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Bob‘s family and loved ones.

Ann Mara Dead - New York Giants Matriarch Dies at 85

Ann Mara, often referred to as “The First Lady of Football,” has passed away at the age of 85 and she received a Super Bowl tribute before the game.

The matriarch of the New York Giants franchise died on Sunday (February 1).

“I am sad to say that our mother has passed away,” Ann‘s son John Mara said in a statement. “She has been the leader of our family in every way, and we will miss her dearly.

“She slipped in front of her home (in Rye, N.Y.) during the ice storm two weeks ago (January 18). She had been in the hospital since the following day, initially due to a head injury she suffered in her fall. After a few days, we were hopeful for her recovery, although we knew it would be a long road back. Unfortunately, there were complications,” the statement continued. “She loved her family, and all of us were able to spend time with her in these final days. All 11 of her children and our spouses and numerous grandchildren were with her when she passed away.”

Ann‘s grandchildren include actresses Rooney Mara and Kate Mara.

Vince Camuto Dead - Shoe Designer Passes Away at 78 From Cancer

Vince Camuto, the famous shoe and accessory designer, has passed away at the age of 78, WWD reports.

The fashion designer died at his home in Greenwich, Connecticut surrounded by his wife and five children after battling cancer.

Vince began the Nine West Shoe line and had previously teamed with big names such as Jessica Simpson and Tory Burch to create new fashion lines.

Today, an Instagram posted to Vince‘s account was shared in loving memory of the designer. See the photo below.

Our thoughts go out to Vince‘s loved ones during this time.

Darren Shahlavi Dead - 'Mortal Kombat' Actor Dies at 42

Martial artist and actor Darren Shahlavi has passed away at the age of 42.

The Mortal Kombat actor was reportedly found dead by his roommate on Wednesday (January 14) from an apparent overdose, according to TMZ.

After his sad death, Darren‘s younger sister Malouse wrote on Twitter, “Don’t know how to express the emotions I’m feeling right now. Last night I found out my dearest brother had past away, he was a true inspiration to so many people including myself and I will forever be proud of all of your accomplishments with your acting career.”

She added, “I can not begin to explain how much you will be missed by me and our family. You were an amazing person with endless talent. You will be forever loved by so many x.”

Our thoughts go out to Darren‘s family and friends during this difficult time.

Bravo Star Greg Plitt Struck & Killed by Train at Age 37

Sad news for the Bravo family – Work Out star Greg Plitt was killed on Saturday (January 17) after he was hit by a Metrolink train in Burbank, Calif.

According to NBC Los Angeles, the 37-year-old body builder, who is also currently appearing in the network’s new show Friends to Lovers, was pronounced dead at the scene, which is believed to be an accident.

“We couldn’t take our eyes off Greg Plitt after we cast him on Work out – was as nice as he was beautiful. Seemed invincible, like Superman,” Watch What Happens Live host Andy Cohen tweeted.

Our thoughts go out to Greg‘s family and friends during this difficult time.

Taylor Negron Dead - Comedian Loses Cancer Battle at 57

Comedian Taylor Negron has sadly died at the age of 57 following a long battle with cancer.

The news was broken by his cousin Chuck Negron in a video he posted online, according to Deadline.

“I want to inform you that my cousin Taylor Negron has just passed away. His mother, his brother Alex and my brother’s wife Renee were all there with him. May he rest in peace,” he said in the clip.

Taylor is well known for his roles in the films Fast Times at Ridgemont High as Mr. Pizza Guy, Easy Money as Rodney Dangerfield‘s son-in-law, and the villain in The Last Boy Scout.

We send out our thoughts and condolences to Taylor‘s loved ones during this difficult time.

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