TMZ reports Yancy was found by a friend in his San Fernando Valley, California, apartment. Robert was also the grandson of pop and R&B legend Nat King Cole, who succumbed to lung cancer in 1965. Law enforcement tells TMZ, pending an autopsy, they have listed his cause of death as natural, but the results could change once the autopsy and toxicology tests are complete.
One of them stopped by, according to the New York Daily News and discovered Yancy had died.
Natalie Cole died from congestive heart failure at the age of 65 while her husband has also died through the same condition.
Family members tell us ... authorities contacted them at 2:30 AM Tuesday and said Robert died of a heart attack.
Robert's father died of a heart attack aged just 34.
As Monsters and Critics noted earlier this year, citing an Autopsy: The Last Hours Of... episode, a long history of past drug addiction allegedly played a part in Natalie Cole's untimely passing. "Our mother and sister well-beloved, we will miss her very much and will remain UNFORGETTABLE in our hearts forever", he had jointly testified in a press release written with her aunts, Timolin and Casey Cole, in reference to the title Unforgettable (Unforgettable in French), tribute and remake of Natalie Cole with her late dad.
It was made clear to the family that drugs, which Robert never used, were not involved in his death.
Yancy's mother, Natalie Cole, struggled with drugs in her lifetime before her 2015 death.
Protests erupted after opposition leader Raila Odinga alleged that the elections were rigged. "She was my only hope". In Nairobi , a young girl was shot dead by police firing "sporadic shots" at protesters in Mathare, a witness said.
A White House official on Tuesday said the New York Times story is "disappointing, yet entirely predictable". They say average USA temperatures have risen rapidly since 1980 and are now the warmest in 1,700 years.
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Liverpool and other top clubs have been linked with Spanish global and Real Madrid attacker Marco Asensio this summer. Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric will be banned for Sunday's Spanish Super Cup first leg at Barcelona.
Interaction between the Chinese and United States ships was " safe and professional ", according to an unnamed U.S. official. The United States does not recognize China's claim of sovereignty in that location and regards the area as worldwide waters.
Women's Wear Daily announced the 19 year-old reality star's takings from her cosmetic line amount to $420 million in retail sales. Kylie Jenner's make-up brand Kylie Cosmetics has become hugely popular since she launched her first Lip Kits in November 2015.
The deal eased sanctions on Iran in exchange for curbs to its nuclear programme and was endorsed by a United Nations resolution. During his campaign he threatened to tear up the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, which he has called "the worst deal ever".
With this unexpected announcement , shares of tobacco companies dipped and a praise among some public health advocates started. The law gives the FDA the authority to regulate levels of tar, nicotine , and any other harmful chemicals of tobacco products.
The MLAs have been kept there to ensure they are not "poached" by BJP ahead of the 8 August Rajya Sabha polls. Since Congress had 57 MLAs, Patel's election appeared straight forward before the defections of six MLAs.
We need a club hero who we can call our own! "If they are better and they deserve to play, they will play ". They asked, "Who is in your house?' I'd say 'Ginola" and they'd all come because they wanted to see him.
Hospital in Cedar Rapids ranked No. 2 in Iowa, also earning "high-performing" marks in seven "adult procedure and conditions". RTI International, based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, compiled all data and produced the rankings for U.S.
The driver exited the vehicle and began shooting at Michael, who was able to return fire. Every traffic stop yields its own issues sometimes. 'Every traffic stop is different.
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Though the Red Sox have been in first place for the majority of the season, there's been an apparent lack of interest in the team. He's jumped feet first into this rivalry. "Each day that I come here I try to work hard and make sure I'm giving my best".
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President Donald Trump's daily pronouncements typically are greeted by most Americans with a mixture of sarcasm and humor. But when we take it seriously like this, and threaten as the president did, that is a pretty heavy message.