Death

News and Trends

Former Republican Presidential Candidate Herman Cain Has Died After Being Hospitalized for Coronavirus

The former Godfather's Pizza CEO tested positive earlier this month, 11 days after attending President Donald Trump's campaign rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Coronavirus: Australian Experts Predict $2.4 Trillion Global GDP Loss

In the low-severity model - or best-case scenario of the seven - ANU researchers estimate a global GDP loss of $2.4 trillion, with an estimated death toll of 15 million.

Facebook's Dead Users Will Outnumber the Living Sooner Than You Think

Every user who passes on joins the rapidly swelling ranks of Facebook's army of the dead.

'Cake' Will Sweeten the Process of Dying in the Digital Age

Cake takes a no-nonsense and pleasant approach to planning your inevitable demise. Founder Suelin Chen explains.

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