Rebecca Tarbotton: U.S. environmental leader dies at age 39 in a swimming accident in Mexico

U.S. environmental leader dies at age 39 in a swimming accident in MexicoRebecca Tarbotton, head of the Rainforest Action Network, was caught in a wave while swimming in Puerto VallartaCause of death was ruled asphyxiationShe is survived by husband Mateo Williford, her mother and two brothers She was vacationing with her husband and friends when she was killed | UPDATED: 15:10 GMT, 29 December 2012 The executive director of San Francisco-based environmental group Rainforest Action Network has died in a swimming accident at a beach near Mexico's Pacific coast resort of Puerto Vallarta, police said Friday

Hector "Macho" Camacho: Mother wails over her son"s dead body on display at open-casket wake in Puerto Rico

Agony of mother of slain boxing champion Hector 'Macho' Camacho as she lays out her son's body during open-casket wakeHector Camacho, 50, shot while sitting in a car in his native Puerto RicoHe was removed from life support on Sunday Friends and family mourned the loss of the welterweight champion at wake'They killed him,' mother cries | UPDATED: 04:43 GMT, 28 November 2012 Family, fans and fellow boxers said goodbye Tuesday to Hector 'Macho' Camacho at a memorial and wake for the slain former world champion fighter known for his flamboyance in and out of the ring. Hundreds of people filed past Camacho's open casket, displayed inside a gymnasium decked out for the occasion with black carpet and curtains. The boxer wore white, along with a large gold crucifix and a necklace spelling out his nickname, 'Macho,' in capital letters