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Mourning the Okie from Muskogee

Country music legend Merle Haggard died yesterday at the age of 70.

The “Poet of the Common Man” Merle Haggard has passed away at his home in California following a long battle with pneumonia. It was his 79th birthday. Over his forty-year career, Haggard wrote and performed about the rough and tumble country lifestyle and garnered respect for his true authenticity. Haggard became a member of the Country Music hall of fame…

Social Media Accounts to be Treated like Assets

Death is inevitable… so what happens to your social media accounts once you pass on? A new state law in Michigan will allow someone to access someone else’s social media posts and emails after they die. Facebook posts and emails of people who died could be accessed by a person designated in a will under legislation that Gov. Rick Snyder has…

Death of a Former First Lady

Americans react to the death of former First Lady Nancy Reagan.

Nancy Reagan, the former First Lady and wife of 40th President Ronald Reagan, passed away Sunday due to congestive hear failure. She was 94. A moment of silence was held at last night’s Democratic debate, while Republican candidates shared stories while out on the campaign trail. Mrs Reagan’s support and love for her husband was well-known- they met while both…