Buckwheat Zydeco, one of the most prominent voices in all of Zydeco music, has passed away at the age of 68. He died around 1:30am Saturday morning at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette following a lengthy battle with lung cancer.
French gymnast Samir Ait Said shattered his leg during preliminary competition at the Rio Olympics Saturday. To add insult to literal injury, EMTs dropped his stretcher as they loaded him into the ambulance! All of it was caught on video.