Aaron Hernandez, the former New England Patriots tight end who was serving a life sentence for a murder conviction, was found dead early Wednesday of an apparent suicide inside his prison cell.
John Saunders, one of the familiar on-air faces of ESPN for nearly 30 years, has died. He was 61.
Paul Kantner, who helped pioneer psychedelic rock as the guitarist and founder of Jefferson Airplane and its splinter group Jefferson Starship, has died of multiple organ failure and septic shock. He was 74.
Tommy Ramone, the drummer for the legendary punk band the Ramones, has died at the age of 62. He had been in hospice care after treatment for bile duct cancer.