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Travis Barker, Kourtney Detail 'Scary' Hospitalization

New member of Kardashian clan has a bout with 'life threatening pancreatitis'

(Newser) - Travis Barker—drummer for Blink 182 and husband of Kourtney Kardashian—is on the mend after being hospitalized in Los Angeles this week, the celebrity duo say in separate Instagram posts, reports CNN . And both say the health scare was a serious one.
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Travis Barker Hospitalized With Unknown Issue: Reports
Travis Barker
Deals With
Pancreatitis
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Travis Barker Deals With Pancreatitis

'God save me,' he posted after reportedly being hospitalized

(Newser) - Update: This file has been updated with information on Barker's illness. Fans worried about Travis Barker's hospitalization now have an idea what it's all about: pancreatitis. TMZ first reported that the 46-year-old Blink-182 drummer showed up at California's West Hills Hospital on Tuesday morning, and soon...

Kourtney Kardashian, Travis Barker Are Really, Really Married

Celebrity couple ties the knot in Italy after a second ceremony in California

(Newser) - Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker threw a wedding Sunday, for the third and presumably final time. The celebrity couple, who got engaged in October , staged a middle-of-the-night practice wedding at a Las Vegas chapel, complete with Elvis Presley impersonator officiating, back in April. Then, last week, they got legally married...

Kourtney Kardashian, Travis Barker Get Engaged
Kourtney Kardashian Is Engaged

Kourtney Kardashian Is Engaged

Travis Barker pops the question

(Newser) - Kourtney Kardashian is getting married. Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker, who's been in a relationship with the reality star since last year, proposed at sunset Sunday on a California beach, sources tell E! . Kardashian later posted a photo of the moment to Instagram , captioned simply, "forever." TMZ has...

Travis Barker Flies for First Time Since Horrific Crash

Blink-182 drummer flew to Cabo with Kourtney Kardashian

(Newser) - For the first time since the 2008 plane crash that killed four people and left Travis Barker with third-degree burns over 65% of his body, the Blink-182 drummer flew on a plane. Barker, who is dating Kourtney Kardashian, flew on Kylie Jenner's private jet with Kardashian, her mom Kris...

Barker-DJ AM Crash Plane Had Tire Trouble: NTSB

After underinflated tire ruptured, pilot couldn't stop plane

(Newser) - Underinflated tires played a role in the crash that injured Travis Barker and DJ AM and killed four others. National Transportation Safety Board officials announced today that the underinflation affected the Learjet’s stopping capability and said a tire burst during takeoff. The pilot reportedly decided, against training practices, to...

DJ AM Tribute Vid Hits the Net

(Newser) - While most footage of DJ AM’s memorial is still hush-hush, a tribute video from last week's service has hit the Internet, E! Online reports. The video, compiled by friends, shows the DJ behind his turntables with pals such as Jay-Z, Travis Barker, and Sam Ronson. It also shows him...

DJ AM Buried in Los Angeles
 DJ AM Buried in Los Angeles 

DJ AM Buried in Los Angeles

(Newser) - Friends and celebrity mourners including Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker attended a funeral for DJ AM today in Los Angeles, Us Weekly reports. The disc jockey, also known as Adam Goldstein, died last week at age 36, of an apparent drug overdose. The ceremony at Hillside Memorial Park, the area’s...

Travis Tweets on DJ AM: 'I'll Always Think of You'

Travis Barker and Adam "DJ AM" Goldstein had escaped plane crash together

(Newser) - Devastated Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker tweeted a message expressing his grief over the death of friend Adam "DJ AM" Goldstein, vowing: "Every time I play the drums I'll think of you," reports People. "Rest in Peace, my brother." The pop-punk drummer survived a plane crash...

DJ AM Spins Suit Against Pilots

All other passengers already filed suits

(Newser) - DJ AM filed a lawsuit blaming the pilots and faulty equipment for the September plane crash in which he was severely burned, making him the final passenger on the plane to seek restitution, People reports. His suit names the estates of the pilots, who died in the crash, the charter...

Barker Blames Pilots, Tires for Plane Crash

Blink-182 drummer seeks $25K in suit for distress, lost earnings

(Newser) - Former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker filed suit yesterday against companies linked to a plane crash he survived in September, People reports. The complaint, filed with the mother of a bodyguard who died in the crash, blames poor equipment and says "the pilots were either poorly trained and/or failed to...

Blink-182 Makes Up After Travis' Close Call

No onstage reunion yet, but they don't rule it out

(Newser) - The Blink-182 boys are hanging out again, ending a nearly 4-year hiatus after drummer Travis Barker dodged death in a fiery plane crash, E! reports. The trio met up for what vocalist Mark Hoppus calls “positive conversations,” deciding recent events trump the past. As for a reunion, “...

Barker: 'Thankful to Be Alive'
 Barker: 'Thankful to Be Alive' 

Barker: 'Thankful to Be Alive'

Wants to hold kids again, play drums

(Newser) - Former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker says he's glad to be alive after suffering severe burns in a fiery plane crash last month. "My biggest fear ever is to be involved in a plane crash, so ... I'm just grateful to be here at all,” Barker told Us Weekly magazine...

'It Wasn't Their Time': Rockers' Escape Still Amazes

Barker, Goldstein were on fire when they emerged from the plane

(Newser) - Witnesses remain amazed that musician Travis Barker and DJ AM escaped with relatively light injuries from their burning Learjet. After sliding down the wing of the plane, Barker and Adam Goldstein (DJ's real name) had to jump on each other to put out the flames, the S.C. State reports....

Doc: Rockers Will Recover From Crash

(Newser) - Former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker and celebrity disc jockey DJ AM are expected to fully recover from burns they suffered in a fiery South Carolina jet crash that killed the other four people aboard, their doctor said today. The two suffered second- and third-degree burns but had no other injuries...

Rock Star Jet Crash Kills 4, Injures 2
Rock Star Jet Crash Kills 4, Injures 2
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Rock Star Jet Crash Kills 4, Injures 2

Blink-182 ex-drummer and DJ AM are in critical condition

(Newser) - Two music stars were the only survivors of a Learjet crash late last night, NBC reports. The small jet crashed while taking off from a South Carolina airport. Former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker and DJ AM, whose real name is Adam Goldstein, are in critical condition at a Georgia burn...

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