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A woman who lost her pregnancy during the Astroworld crowd surge has filed a wrongful death suit against Travis Scott and Live Nation

News of the wrongful death suit comes days after lawyers submitted a bombshell filing in the case c…

Erin Snodgrass   


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A US House committee is launching a bipartisan investigation into Travis Scott's deadly Astroworld concert

The committee will look into whether Live Nation was prepared for the event and at least ten other …

Rebecca Cohen   


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'There's no getting out of here': Astroworld medics say they were trapped in crowds and unable to radio for help as Travis Scott fans were suffocating

ParaDocs medics who worked Travis Scott's deadly Astroworld festival detailed the tragic sequence o…

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All 10 victims in the Astroworld disaster died of 'compression asphyxia,' Texas medical examiner says

The manner of death for all of the victims — who range in age from 9 to 27 — was ruled an accident,…

Natalie Musumeci   


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A lawyer for a 9-year-old Astroworld victim said Travis Scott and 'others were clearly aware of the dangers' at the music festival

Travis Scott claimed that he "didn't know the exact details" of the tragedy, but Ezra Blount's fami…

Taiyler Simone Mitchell,Rebecca Cohen   


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Travis Scott defends his music after critics called it 'demonic' and the cause for the Astroworld tragedy: 'I'm a man of God'

Ten people died and hundreds were left injured after a crowd surged at Scott's Astroworld concert i…

Jake Epstein,Yasmin Garaad   


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Attorney files more than 1,500 cases related to Astroworld, seeks excess of $10 billion in claims

Prior to Brent Coon's announcement, there were just under 300 Astroworld-related cases involving 1,…

Taiyler Simone Mitchell   


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The parents of a high school freshman who died at Astroworld are suing Travis Scott, lawsuits mount to 150

"He was a beautiful young man who simply wanted to enjoy his first concert event with friends," the…

Katie Balevic   


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High-school senior who felt 'bubbling in his chest' after Astroworld was hospitalized with a collapsed lung, lawsuit says

A high-school student who said his lung collapsed after the deadly Astroworld Festival filed a laws…

Kenneth Niemeyer   


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Astroworld lawsuit says air in victim's lungs was 'literally slowly squeezed out of him' in the crowd surge

A new lawsuit was filed on behalf of 125 attendees of Travis Scott's music festival, including 21-y…

Jacob Shamsian   


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I've been a crowd-safety expert for 42 years. Tragedies like Astroworld will continue until we force change.

Paul Wertheimer began studying crowds after 11 people were killed near a 1979 concert by The Who. H…

Jenny Powers   


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Head of Astroworld medics said 11 people went into cardiac arrest at the same time during Travis Scott's show

"This is something I have nightmares about for the rest of my life," Alex Pollak, the CEO and found…

Natalie Musumeci   


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Ezra Blount, the 9-year-old boy trampled at Astroworld, has died from his injuries after being on life support for days

Ezra Blount, 9, was sitting on his father's shoulders when the crowd started to push. His father pa…

Matthew Loh   


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A 17-year-old TikToker said she 'woke up and the world pronounced me dead' after misinformation spread that she was at Astroworld

Amelyun Nguyen isn't sure how the misinformation spread. She told BuzzFeed News she's not even a Tr…

Yelena Dzhanova   


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The father of a 9-year-old on life support following Astroworld Festival says 'I'm not ready to lose my boy'

Treston Blount's son was trampled during the crowd crush at Travis Scott's Astroworld Festival. The…

Taylor Ardrey   


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'I'm going to die because this man is not stopping the concert': How the deadly crowd surge at Astroworld unfolded

An Astroworld concertgoer shared with Insider exactly what happened when a crowd of more than 50,00…

Ashley Collman   


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Houston Fire Department logs reveal how little control authorities had of the crowd chaos at Astroworld

Internal Houston Fire Department activity logs from Friday's concert at NRG Park in Houston show ho…

Natalie Musumeci   


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People receiving Astroworld refunds could be waiving their right to sue the organizers, legal expert says

Courts "generally uphold" refund agreements that bar the recipient from filing a lawsuit, but they …

Kenneth Niemeyer   


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Fan who went to Astroworld says Travis Scott concert was 'basically a warzone,' even before deadly crowd surge

Dishon Isaac said he was at the "mercy of the crowd" as fans were crushed at the performance last w…

Jake Epstein