American singer in the style of soul Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car in the San Fernando valley, California. According to preliminary data, the cause of death was an overdose of alcohol, reports TMZ.
The police found in the car Gooding empty bottles of alcoholic beverages.
The musician was 72.
Cuba Gooding Sr.- lead singer of the rhythm and Blues group The Main Ingredient, to which he came in 1971 after the death of previous frontman Donald MacPherson. In 1972, the band recorded his biggest hit, Everybody Plays the Fool, which was nominated for the music award "Grammy".
The son of singer Cuba Gooding, Jr., best known for the TV series "American crime story," in which he played the role of American football player O. J. Simpson. The actor also received the award "Oscar" for the role kind of Tidwell in movie "Jerry Maguire".
The amount of 15 million euros that Ukraine has provided a guarantee for the successful holding of "Eurovision-2017", could be arrested on accounts in Switzerland because the claim Euronews, Deutsche Welle reports. Channel since 2014 tries to recover from the Kiev penalty for abandonment of the plan to start broadcasting in the Ukrainian language.
British novelist and author of Harry Potter JK Rowling said that in addition to the main character of the Harry Potter Saga was another character with the same name. "Harry Potter — a close he was called Harry — was a direct descendant of Hardin and Iolanthe, and served Ausangate from 1913 to 1921," said she.
Decided the semi-finals of the confederations Cup. The German team will meet with the Mexicans, and the team of Portugal will play against the Chileans. The Germans beat Cameroon with a score of 3:1 and took first place in group B. the Chileans played a draw with the Australians and finished in second place in the Quartet.
Employee bus carrier Ecolines refused to let underage Ukrainian biometric passport without a visa on the flight to Bulgaria. Because of this, she, her parents and little brother were on vacation. The family did not realize that Bulgaria is not a member of the Schengen area and to travel there we need a national visa.
The President of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al Nahyan appeared in public, a rare occurrence after a stroke and surgery in 2014. 69-year-old politician has held a meeting in honor of the holiday of Eid al-Fitr. According to RIA news, it was published for the first time in three years.