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LA TIMES: Whitney Houston drowned accidentally

LA TIMES: Whitney Houston drowned accidentally | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«Whitney Houston died as the result of drowning in what the Los Angeles County coroner has ruled as an accidental death. The coroner said heart disease and cocaine use were also factors in her death on Feb.«

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AP: Whitney Houston laid to rest at private NJ burial

AP: Whitney Houston laid to rest at private NJ burial | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«She was remembered by the biggest names in the music: Stevie Wonder and Alicia Keys sang, and industry mogul Clive Davis was among those who spoke, as was Kevin Costner.»

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REUTERS: Houston hearse arrives at cemetary

REUTERS: Houston hearse arrives at cemetary | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«The hearse carrying the body of singer Whitney Houston arrives at cemetery for her burial.»

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NYPOST: Whitney Houston's Newark funeral to be invitation-only

NYPOST: Whitney Houston's Newark funeral to be invitation-only | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«Fans wishing to pay their last respects to pop icon Whitney Houston will have to be on the VIP list.»

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NBC: Houston Funeral to Be in NJ

NBC: Houston Funeral to Be in NJ | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«Whitney Houston's funeral will be held in Newark, N.J., later this week, NBC New York has learned.»

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NYTIMES: Major Grammy Honors for Adele and Foo Fighters

NYTIMES: Major Grammy Honors for Adele and Foo Fighters | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«The Grammy Awards show remembered Whitney Houston.»

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DAILY MAIL: Whitney Houston death shows it's time for the rotten music industry to do some soul-searching

DAILY MAIL: Whitney Houston death shows it's time for the rotten music industry to do some soul-searching | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«The music industry is a lose-lose situation for stars - burn yourself out in the fiery furnace or retreat from the glare at the personal cost of losing your fame.»

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NYTIMES: A Voice of Triumph, the Queen of Pain

NYTIMES: A Voice of Triumph, the Queen of Pain | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«After her greatest years [...] she remained in the public eye as [...] a drug addict, and a casualty of the tabloid and reality-TV era, ill-equipped for ever-increasing levels of scrutiny.»

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SKY NEWS: Whitney Houston Tributes

SKY NEWS: Whitney Houston Tributes | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«I just can't talk about it now. It's so stunning and unbelievable. I couldn't believe what I was reading coming across the TV screen.» - Aretha Franklin

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TMZ: Prescription Drugs Found... Possible Drowning

TMZ: Prescription Drugs Found... Possible Drowning | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«No illegal drugs have been found [...] but prescription drugs were present, and it's possible the singer drowned in the bathtub»

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THE GUARDIAN: Whitney Houston, Five great performances

THE GUARDIAN: Whitney Houston, Five great performances | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

It's Not Right But It's Okay (1999), I Have Nothing (1992), The Star Spangled Banner (1991), How Will I Know? (1985), Memories (1982).

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NYTIMES: Whitney Houston, Pop Superstar, Dies at 48

NYTIMES: Whitney Houston, Pop Superstar, Dies at 48 | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«The authorities said there were no signs of foul play [murder].»

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NYPOST: Whitney Houston dead at 48

NYPOST: Whitney Houston dead at 48 | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

[One of the first articles.] «News of Houston's death came on the eve of music's biggest night — the Grammy Awards»

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DAILY MAIL: Whitney Houston dead in her coffin: National Enquirer publishes chilling photo

DAILY MAIL: Whitney Houston dead in her coffin: National Enquirer publishes chilling photo | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«The chilling picture shows the singer lying dead in her golden casket.»

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CNN: Whitney Houston's Religious Roots

«Rev. Donnie McClurkin's sister was Whitney's favorite background singer.»

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BILLBOARD: Whitney Houston's Family Told She Didn't Drown

BILLBOARD: Whitney Houston's Family Told She Didn't Drown | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«Singer likely died from a lethal mix of prescription drugs and alcohol, not from drowning.»

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THE WASHINGTON POST: Police say Whitney Houston was underwater when found in hotel tub

THE WASHINGTON POST: Police say Whitney Houston was underwater when found in hotel tub | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«After an autopsy Sunday, authorities said there were no indications of foul play and no obvious signs of trauma on Houston. It could be weeks, however, before the coroner’s office completes toxicology tests to establish the cause of death.»

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THE GUARDIAN: Whitney Houston album price hike sparks controversy

THE GUARDIAN: Whitney Houston album price hike sparks controversy | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«Sony Music under fire after cost of greatest hits set on iTunes rises by more than 60% after singer's death.»

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ROLLING STONE: Whitney Houston's Final Movie Set for August Release

ROLLING STONE: Whitney Houston's Final Movie Set for August Release | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«Sparkle, a musical drama featuring the final film role of Whitney Houston, is now scheduled to hit theaterson August 17t.»

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PINK PAPER: Whitney Houston was happiest with her female partner, says Peter Tatchell

PINK PAPER: Whitney Houston was happiest with her female partner, says Peter Tatchell | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«"She was happiest and at her peak in the 1980s, when she was with her female partner. They were so loved up and joyful together,” Tatchell wrote on social networking site Facebook.»

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PEOPLE MAGAZINE: Whitney Houston Was Under Too Much Pressure, Says Friend

PEOPLE MAGAZINE: Whitney Houston Was Under Too Much Pressure, Says Friend | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«"Her voice was ruined, and her comeback wasn't what it was supposed to be, because her voice wasn't what it used to be," a close pal of Houston's tells PEOPLE.»

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THE NEW YORKER: Whitney Houston’s Invincible Voice

THE NEW YORKER: Whitney Houston’s Invincible Voice | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«Houston was one of the few artists to work in the same field as Michael Jackson, a place where several decades of African-American music were synthesized into a new kind of pop.»

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ROLLING STONE: Bobby Brown Pays Tribute to Ex-Wife

ROLLING STONE: Bobby Brown Pays Tribute to Ex-Wife | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«A teary Brown shouted "I love you, Whitney!" and blew a kiss toward the sky.»

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NYTIMES: Houston's Death Came as Industry Gathered for Grammys

NYTIMES: Houston's Death Came as Industry Gathered for Grammys | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«Observations of the cruel irony of the timing of her death shot through Twitter and text messages between music executives, many of whom wondered whether the event would go on as planned.»

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TMZ: Whitney Houston - Dead at 48 - Exclusive Details

TMZ: Whitney Houston - Dead at 48 - Exclusive Details | Whitney Houston is dead | Scoop.it

«Paramedics were called to the Beverly Hilton today when Houston was found unresponsive in her hotel room [...] We're told she was ID'ed by family and friends.»

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