Embattled Country Singer McCready Dead at 37
The news of the suicide of Country music singer Mindy McCready was the buzz on Twitter last night before it hit any of the national news outlets. Last month McCready's boyfriend was found dead, also investigated as a suicide. The two had a 9-month old son together. McCready life had been plagued with headline grabbing problems, including a court-ordered rehab this year when her father told a judge she was abusing drugs and not taking care of her kids.