Last monday, Ted Stevens died when the bush plane he was flying in crashed into a mountain, while on route to a fishing trip with friends. He was 86 and was the longest serving Republican senator in history.

Stevens dies in plane crash; O'Keefe survives: Former Sen. Ted Stevens |

And before the morons post "He was a scum bag, dirty politician, etc. The ethics charge against him was bogus, he was convicted during an election, and the charge was later dismissed.

...Judge Emmet G. Sullivan, speaking in a slow and deliberate manner that failed to conceal his anger, said that in 25 years on the bench, he had “never seen mishandling and misconduct like what I have seen” by the Justice Department prosecutors who tried the Stevens case.