LINKIN PARK’S CHESTER BENNINGTON DEAD AT 41

According to a report from TMZ, Linkin Park front-man Chester Bennington has committed suicide at the age of 41. Bennington, who has long been plagued by substance abuse problems, hanged himself and was found Thursday morning around 9 a.m. at a private residence in Palos Verdes Estates, Calif. Bennington revealed in 2009 that he’d struggled with his demons and battled thoughts of suicide following the breakdown of his first marriage, to Samantha Marie Olit, in 2005. He leaves behind six children from two marriages.