Fats Domino, New Orleans Rock 'N' Roll Pioneer, Dies At 89Fats Domino, the amiable rock `n' roll pioneer whose steady, pounding piano and easy baritone helped change popular music even as it honored the grand, good-humored tradition of the Crescent City, has died.
Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-Winning Playwright, Is Dead At 73Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died.
Longest-Serving James Bond Star Roger Moore Dies At 89Roger Moore, the longest-serving movie star to play iconic British spy James Bond in the famed film series, has died in Switzerland after a brief bout with cancer. He was 89.
Fox News Creator Roger Ailes Dies At 77Roger Ailes, who transformed TV news by creating Fox News Channel, only to be ousted at the height of his reign for alleged sexual harassment, died Thursday, Fox News reported. He was 77.
Pioneering Computer Scientist Harry Huskey Dies At 101One of the last surviving members of the team that created the pioneering ENIAC computer in the 1940s has died.
100-Year-Old Woman In San Francisco Eviction Fight DiesA 100-year-old San Francisco woman who was involved in a lengthy and contentious eviction battle has died.
Craig Sager, Colorful NBA Sideline Reporter, Dies At 65Craig Sager, the longtime NBA sideline reporter famous for his flashy suits and probing questions, has died after a battle with cancer.
1960s Anti-War Activist Turned Lawmaker Tom Hayden DiesFamed `60s anti-war activist Tom Hayden, whose name became forever linked with the celebrated Chicago 7 trial, Vietnam War protests and his ex-wife actress Jane Fonda, has died.
Warren Hinckle, San Francisco Journalist, Dies At 77A longtime fixture on the San Francisco journalism scene has died. Warren Hinckle was 77 years old.
Former NFL, Stanford Coach Dennis Green Dies At 67Former NFL coach Dennis Green, who coached the Stanford Cardinal football program in the late 1980s and was an assistant for the San Francisco 49ers, died Friday at the age of 67.
Legendary '60 Minutes' Correspondent Morley Safer Dies At 84Morley Safer, the CBS Newsman who changed war reporting forever when he showed GIs burning the huts of Vietnamese villagers and went on to become the iconic 60 MINUTES correspondent whose stylish stories on America’s most-watched news program made him one of television’s most enduring stars, died today in his Manhattan home.
Afeni Shakur Davis, Mother Of Tupac, Dies In Marin CountyRenowned music artist Tupac Shakur’s mother has passed away in Marin County late Monday night, according to the Marin County Sheriff’s office.