03/14/14 06:16 AM
LONDON (AP) — Tony Benn, a committed British socialist who irritated and fascinated Britons through a political career spanning more than five decades and who renounced his aristocratic title rather than leave the House of Commons, has died. He was 88. His family said in a statement that Benn...
03/13/14 07:30 PM
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine's (KOHR'-zynz) son has died. Corzine spokesman Steven Goldberg won't say where or when 31-year-old Jeffrey Corzine died. Details regarding the cause of death also haven't been disclosed. Goldberg says in a statement issued Thursday the...
03/13/14 04:30 PM
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Ahmed Tejan Kabbah, the former president of Sierra Leone who oversaw the end of the country's brutal civil war, has died. A nephew confirmed to The Associated Press that Kabbah died at home in Freetown, the capital, on Thursday. He was 82 years old. Kabbah, who...
03/13/14 04:15 PM
LOVETTSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Legendary voice-over artist Hal Douglas, whose sonorous delivery starred in trailers for thousands of movies and documentaries, has died, his family said Thursday. Douglas, who was 89, died March 7 at his home in northern Virginia with his wife Ruth and daughter Sarah...
03/11/14 08:31 AM
LONDON (AP) — British transit union leader Bob Crow — a hero to many of his members but a scourge to London commuters — has died at the age of 52. The Rail, Maritime and Transport Union said Crow, its general secretary since 2002, died early Tuesday. It did not disclose the cause. One of...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/25/14 08:58 AM
President Obama on Tuesday paid tribute to actor and director Harold Ramis, calling him one of “America's greatest satirists.”
02/20/14 12:30 PM
PRAGUE (AP) — Fighter pilot Miroslav Standera, who fled Czechoslovakia to fight for the British and French air forces in World War II, has died at age 95. Council officials in his hometown, the southwest Czech city of Plzen, said he died Wednesday but provided no cause. Born a month before...
By Mark Tapscott | 02/20/14 12:04 PM
It never came easy for Greg Kane. A sort of tough love was what he knew from his childhood and it defined how he saw the world and responded to it. It came from his mom.
By Mark Tapscott | 02/19/14 04:18 PM
Gregory Kane, journalist, father, husband, speaker of hard truths, passed away late Tuesday in a Baltimore hospital after a long struggle with cancer. He was 62.
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