Kim Jong-Hyun, a lead singer of SHINee, one of South Korea's top K-pop boybands, died on Monday, police said, in what appears to be a suicide.
Jonghyun was taken to the hospital in Seoul where he was later pronounced dead after being found unconscious in his apartment - reportedly after inhaling toxic fumes from coal burning on a frying pan. "SHINee'sJonghyun left us suddenly".
News of Jonghyun's death prompted a flurry of messages on social media, with many fans voicing disbelief.
The Associated Pressreported on Monday that Jonghyun's sister told police that the singer sent her text messages reading "Final farewell" and "I've had difficulties" prior to the discovery of his body, though authorities have not yet determined a cause of death.
Jonghyun's agency SM Entertainment has later released an official statement to confirm that the SHINee member has indeed passed away. His debut solo album in 2015 topped the US Billboard World Albums chart.
Forbes reveals OEM using Synaptics' in-display sensor
The advantage of opting for in-display sensors would let manufacturers bring more full-screen smartphones in the future. Named "Clear ID", these are expected to work exactly like the home button fingerprint sensors.
Mike Suh, head of strategy and global business at entertainment conglomerate CJ E&M, says idols go through a long training period "so that they immediately attract fans when they first appear". "Tell me I did well".
K-pop's success has also been dependent on a highly-polished image.
Kim Jong-Hyun's tragic suicide note has allegedly been released, citing the high pressure of being a celebrity in Korea.
I will be playing against Yamaguchi again so it is going to be a different game. "Overall, I'm very happy with my performance. World No. 3 Sindhu beat Chen, ranked eighth, 21-15 21-18 in a 58-minute contest at the Sheikh Hamdan Indoor Stadium here.
The US envoy to the UN, Nikki Haley, earlier hailed the US decision on Jerusalem as " the just and right thing to do ". Jerusalem's status is perhaps the most sensitive issue in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
After being scratched three of the last four games, Perriman is active for Sunday's matchup against the Cleveland Browns . The Browns got back within one score on the final play of the half as Zane Gonzalez hit a 45-yard field goal.
Police confirmed the remains were undergoing DNA testing in Texas to determine who the skeletons belonged to. Another holiday season is here, but Andrew, Alexander and Tanner Skelton have yet to return home to Morenci.
The indictment also states other people were involved in the conspiracy to provide material support to the Islamic State . Shahnaz reportedly used more than a dozen credit cards and borrowed money to send funds to the terrorist group.
There are bad apologies for sexual misconduct , and then there are bad apologies accompanied by a cinnamon roll recipe . We built these restaurants so that our guests could have fun and indulge, but I took that too far in my own behavior.
Williams, as well as representatives for Simmons and Rock & Brews, did not immediately respond to HuffPost's requests for comment. The woman says she did her best to "promptly terminate the interview" but that Simmons wanted to continue.
The last time a team had a hat trick of blocked kicks was the Buffalo Bills against New England on November 24, 1991. There was some rust early on, and he missed on some throws, but all in all, Foles played a pretty good game.
After seeing the footage shown by Bigg Boss , Luv was dazed to see how Hina was considering the fact that he is in love with her. It was for the first time in the history of Bigg Boss , when the housemates got to decide the fate of the contestants.
The report of an Australian commission of inquiry into institutional child sexual abuse makes harrowing reading. It said it was committed to helping Australian victims of pedophile priests find healing and justice.
When my brother passed, he was a tremendous help in getting me out to Reno, Nevada for the funeral and getting me back. The scout left the team but employed a Charlotte attorney to negotiate a settlement.
4 keys for a Jaguars' victory vs. Texans
Safety Peyton Thompson suffered a foot injured and only had a brief return before being ruled out in the fourth quarter. First-year wide receiver Jaydon Mickens scored the first two offensive touchdowns of his career in the first half.
Samsung and LG to unveil new phones at CES, report
Both the Galaxy S8 and S8+ were launched at a premium price, and the trend will likely to continue with their successors. This time, the Galaxy S8 successor is expected to correct that issue by relocating the reader.
Oil Rises Despite IEA's Warning For OPEC
As a result of e-commerce in London and NY stock exchanges, the world oil prices are rising, Gazeta.ru reports . Chevron ( CVX ) off 0.3%, BP ( BP ) fell 1 cent and Royal Dutch Shell (RDSA) fell 0.4%.
Utah Jazz 2017-18 Week 10 Outlook, Predictions
The hero: LeBron James registered his second triple-double in as many games, finishing with 29 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists. The young guard is the team's leading scorer and has impressively taken on the responsibility offensively this year.
LeBron James Isn't Letting Age Define Him
However, we project him for just 11.1 FD points in Saturday's home matchup with the Utah Jazz . This is 32-year-old James in his 15th National Basketball Association season.
Celtic 69-game undefeated streak ends with resounding loss
It had been an incredible first half, but one wondered if such a tremendous effort would take its toll on the Hearts players. Celtic had set a new British record unbeaten domestic run when they reached 63 matches without defeat last month.
Packers lose to Panthers to effectively end season
It ended when, subbing for Adams after he got knocked out of the game, fumbled at the Panthers' 28-yard line to end it. Injuries: Packers linebacker Nick Perry left the game with an ankle injury in the third quarter and did not return.