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The cause of death for Sage Stallone, the 36-year-old son of actor Sylvester Stallone, won't be officially known for another two months, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Coroner said Sunday.

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Lindsay Lohan reports for morgue cleanup dutyupdated: Fri Oct 21 2011 13:25:00

Lindsay Lohan made sure she made it to the Los Angeles morgue early Friday for her first day of court-ordered community service.

'Grease' actor Jeff Conaway's death ruled accidentalupdated: Mon Oct 03 2011 13:55:00

The death of actor Jeff Conaway was ruled accidental by the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office on Monday.

Los Angeles County authorities exhume woman's remainsupdated: Thu Jul 14 2011 05:53:00

Los Angeles County authorities exhumed the remains Wednesday of a woman whose mysterious disappearance and death in Malibu Canyon have been the subject of a family crusade for justice, the coroner's office said.

2010: Missing woman's remains foundupdated: Thu Jul 14 2011 05:53:00

Officials say remains in California are those of Mitrice Richardson, who has been missing for nearly a year.

People.com: Lindsay Lohan's Punishment: She'll See Dead Peopleupdated: Tue Apr 26 2011 08:11:00

Her community service at the L.A. morgue includes janitorial work near corpses

Sally Menke, Tarantino's editor, found dead on hiking trailupdated: Wed Sep 29 2010 07:49:00

Sally Menke, the editor of director Quentin Tarantino's films, was found dead along a Los Angeles hiking trail early Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner's spokeswoman.

Martin Short's wife has diedupdated: Mon Aug 23 2010 20:24:00

Nancy Dolman, the wife of actor-comedian Martin Short has died, Short's representative said.

People.com: Autopsy Results: Brittany Murphy's Mom Breathes Sigh of Reliefupdated: Thu Jul 22 2010 16:49:00

"Media speculations can stop … there was no kind of drug overdose," says Sharon Murphy

People.com: Husband Died from Same Causes as Brittany Murphyupdated: Thu Jul 22 2010 10:08:00

Pneumonia and severe anemia killed Simon Monjack, according to the coroner's office

People.com: Coroner: Drugs Didn't Cause Corey Haim's Deathupdated: Wed May 05 2010 07:08:00

The former child star died from pneumonia and a heart condition, a final report concludes

Coroner: Corey Haim died of natural causesupdated: Tue May 04 2010 20:38:00

Pneumonia, not drug abuse, killed actor Corey Haim, the Los Angeles County Coroner ruled in an autopsy report released Tuesday.

Osmond son's autopsy finds no drugs before suicideupdated: Wed Apr 21 2010 18:51:00

Marie Osmond's 18-year-old son did not have drugs in his system when he jumped from a Los Angeles apartment balcony to his death in February, his autopsy revealed.

People.com: Report: Brittany Murphy's Will Leaves Estate to Her Motherupdated: Tue Dec 22 2009 18:28:00

The actress's document was drawn up before her 2007 marriage

People.com: Foul Play Not Suspected in Brittany Murphy's Deathupdated: Mon Dec 21 2009 10:52:00

"There were no outward signs of trauma or other injuries," says a coroner's official

Actress Brittany Murphy dead at 32updated: Sun Dec 20 2009 23:05:00

Brittany Murphy, the bubbly, free-spirited actress who appeared in such films as "Clueless" and "8 Mile," died Sunday, apparently of natural causes, the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office said. She was 32.

Brittany Murphy deadupdated: Sun Dec 20 2009 23:05:00

The death of 32-year-old actress Brittany Murphy stuns Hollywood.

People.com: Marijuana Found at Michael Jackson's Homeupdated: Fri Aug 28 2009 13:47:00

Numerous other empty pill bottles were found shortly after he died by authorities, according to search warrants

People.com: Joe Jackson: How Did My Son Die?updated: Sat Jun 27 2009 18:28:00

With an autopsy inconclusive, Michael Jackson's father tells PEOPLE the family "is trying to find out" what happened

People.com: Drugs and Alcohol: Jackson Family Attempted Vegas Interventionupdated: Fri Jun 26 2009 15:02:00

Demerol, Oxycontin, Xanax - relatives worried Michael's addictions were "deadly"

Michael Jackson dead at 50 after cardiac arrestupdated: Fri Jun 26 2009 02:31:00

Entertainer Michael Jackson died after being taken to a hospital on Thursday having suffered cardiac arrest, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner's office.

People.com: Coroner: Dakota Culkin 'Likely Impaired' by Alcohol Before Crashupdated: Wed Jan 21 2009 08:46:00

Macaulay Culkin's sister had been going to therapy for alcohol addiction, her family told investigators

People.com: Coroner: Dr. Dre's Son Died From Overdose of Heroin and Morphineupdated: Sun Jan 04 2009 13:37:00

Andre Young Jr. was found unresponsive in his bed in August

Former in-laws identified among victims of Santa shooterupdated: Sat Jan 03 2009 16:58:00

The former parents-in-law of a man accused of killing nine people at a Christmas Eve party were among the remains of six people identified Saturday by the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office.

9 dead in 'Santa' massacreupdated: Sat Jan 03 2009 16:58:00

Police find nine bodies inside a home that was set on fire after a shooting rampage by a man in a Santa Claus suit.

Police: Jobless father kills family, selfupdated: Tue Oct 07 2008 13:45:00

A man distraught because he could not find work shot and killed his mother-in-law, his wife and three sons and then killed himself inside a home in an upscale San Fernando Valley neighborhood, police said.

Train collision probe to examine text messagesupdated: Mon Sep 15 2008 22:11:00

Federal investigators said Sunday they plan to get the cell phone records of two teenagers and the engineer of a commuter train to determine whether text messages played a part in a collision that killed 25 people.

Crash 'horrific'updated: Mon Sep 15 2008 22:11:00

CNN's Thelma Gutierrez has one man's story of survival in a California commuter train crash.

People.com: Friends Remember Dr. Dre's Sonupdated: Mon Sep 01 2008 01:05:00

"He was one of the nicest, most down-to-earth guys I have ever met," a former classmate tells PEOPLE

People.com: Toxicology Test Ordered for Dr. Dre's Sonupdated: Thu Aug 28 2008 12:28:00

An autopsy doesn't reveal Andre Young Jr.'s official cause of death

People.com: Brad Renfro 911 Call: 'I've Been Trying to Wake Him'updated: Thu Feb 14 2008 09:03:00

Brad Renfro's girlfriend told a 911 operator that she thought the 25-year-old actor "might have taken a couple pills," according to a recording of the call released Wednesday.

People.com: Coroner: Brad Renfro Died of Heroin Overdoseupdated: Sun Feb 10 2008 13:22:00

Actor Brad Renfro's death has been attributed to "acute heroin/morphine intoxication," according to a statement from the Los Angeles County Coroner's office.

Figure skating champ Bowman diesupdated: Fri Jan 11 2008 07:30:00

Former U.S. figure skating champion and Olympian Christopher Bowman died of a "possible overdose," according to a statement from the Los Angeles County Coroner.

West's surgeon faces scrutinyupdated: Wed Nov 14 2007 11:17:00

Doctor for Kanye West's mother great on camera, but what about the operating room? CNN's David Mattingly reports

Donda West's surgeon faced malpractice suits, records show updated: Wed Nov 14 2007 11:17:00

The Beverly Hills plastic surgeon who operated on Kanye West's mother a day before she died is in trouble with the Medical Board of California over several DUI cases and has had judgments against him in at least two malpractice cases, according to legal documents filed in California.

Autopsy planned for Kanye West's momupdated: Tue Nov 13 2007 10:43:00

Donda West, mother of hip-hop mogul Kanye West, may have died because of complications from surgery, the Los Angeles County Coroner's office said Monday.

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