Whitey Bulger Witness Found Dead; Stephen "Stippo" Rakes Was 59

Whitey Bulger Witness Found Dead; Stephen "Stippo" Rakes Was 59

Stephen "Stippo" Rakes, a possible witness in the murder trial of alleged crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger, has been found dead, reports indicate.

The body of Rakes, 59, showed "no obvious signs of trauma" and an autopsy is being done to determine the cause of death, officials said.

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Anna Chlumsky Gives Birth to a Girl!

Anna Chlumsky Gives Birth to a Girl!

My Girl suddenly has a brand new meaning for Anna Chlumsky.

The former child star, who has risen back to fame for her role on Veep, gave birth on July 11 to a daughter named Penelope.

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Seven-Person Pool Alley-Oop Dunk: Best Sports Highlight Ever!

Seven-Person Pool Alley-Oop Dunk: Best Sports Highlight Ever!

We've added plenty of alley-oop dunks to our THG Sports section, but this one would give even LeBron James and teammates a run for their money.

It involves seven guys, a swimming pool, a slide, a trampoline and a rapid-fire series of passes culminating in an epic finishing, tomahawk dunk.

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Nelson Mandela Day: Former President of South Africa Turns 95

Nelson Mandela Day: Former President of South Africa Turns 95

Nelson Mandela turns 95 years old Thursday, a milestone that's being met with gleeful celebrations throughout South Africa and around the world.

The scene outside the hospital where Mandela is being treated has been joyous, as children with balloons and flowers in front of giant get well cards.

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Win McMurry: Dating Michael Phelps!

Win McMurry: Dating Michael Phelps!

He's a winner in the swimming pool and, apparently, in the dating pool.

Record-breaking Olympian Michael Phelps walked the ESPY Awards red carpet last night with Golf Channel personality Win McMurry as his date, the same blonde beauty for whom he caddied in May.

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