53-Year-Old Ex-Wham! Singer George Michael Passes Away

53-Year-Old Ex-Wham! Singer George Michael Passes Away

George Michael’s publicist confirmed that he peacefully passed away in his Oxfordshire home on Dec. 25, 2016, according to BBC News. He was 53 years old. Born Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou on June 25, 1963, Michael’s career began as a member of the 1980s pop group Wham!. During his 40-years as a performer, he sold more […]

Executions in the US Lowest in 25 Years

Executions in the US Lowest in 25 Years

A recent study indicates that the numbers of executions in the United States have decreased and are lower in 2016 than in the last 25 years. One reason may be due to the drastic reduction in death sentences, according to Reuters on Dec. 20. There were 20 death row inmates executed in 2016, which is […]