benefiting from the deaths and misery of others.
using the deaths of others for personal gain.
"If it bleeds it leads" is the evening news' policy of vulturism.
Vul"tur*ism (?), n.
1.Definition of Vulturism, The quality or state of being like a vulture; rapaciousness.
2.Definition of Vulturism, Being under handed and putting ones desires before that of a friend.
Example of Vulturism...
"He's such a Vulture! Always trying to jump on mates birds!"
"You've just been demoted to Vulture status for such a heinous betrayal"