Actress Natasha Richardson’s death result of ski trip

FOX News

Could her death have been prevented if treatment was immediate instead of waiting an hour? ….flagranny2

natasha__                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Tony-award winning actress Natasha Richardson died Wednesday at the age of 45 in a New York City hospital.

Alan Nierob, publicist for Richardson’s husband Liam Neeson, confirmed her death Wednesday night in a written statement.

“Liam Neeson, his sons, and the entire family are shocked and devastated by the tragic death of their beloved Natasha They are profoundly grateful for the support, love and prayers of everyone, and ask for privacy during this very difficult time,” the statement said.

The statement did not give details on the cause of death for Richardson.

The actress had been transported back to New York City from Canada, where she suffered a head injury after falling on a beginners ski slope.

Sources close to Richardson told on Tuesday that the actress was brain dead. Members of her family, including her mother, actress Vanessa Redgrave, her sister, actress Joely Richardson, and her two young sons were seen at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, where she was taken.   Continued

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Legendary broadcaster Paul Harvey dies

Sun March 1, 2009

And so ends the rest of his story……..As many of us listened to Paul Harvey anticipating his “and that’s the rest of the story” has died.  Condolences go out to his friends and family…….flagranny2

art_paul_harvey_gi(CNN) — Paul Harvey, the legendary radio host whose career sharing “the rest of the story” with listeners spanned more than 70 years, has died, according to ABC Radio Networks.

He was 90.

Harvey died at a hospital in Phoenix, Arizona, where he kept a winter home, said Louis Adams, a spokesman for the networks. He was surrounded by family members when he died, Adams said.

Known for his deliberate delivery and pregnant pauses, Harvey’s broadcasts were heard on more than 1,200 radio stations and 400 Armed Forces networks and his commentaries appeared in 300 newspapers, according to his Web site. Submit your memories of Paul Harvey to iReport

He had been hosting his radio shows part-time for much of the past year, after recovering from physical ailments including pneumonia and the death of his wife, Lynne “Angel” Harvey, in May 2008.   To continue for the rest of story click here