Tom Wolfe, Pioneering 'New Journalist,' Dead At 87 Author Tom Wolfe, who chronicled everything from hippies to the space race before turning his sharp eye to fiction, has died. He was 87.
Former A's Owner Ken Hofmann Dies At 95Former Oakland Athletics owner Ken Hofmann died at the age of 95 on Sunday night, team officials announced Monday.
Tech's Biggest Leaders Pay Tribute To Stephen HawkingSome of the biggest names in technology have joined world leaders, entertainers and scientists in paying tribute to Stephen Hawking.
Bay Area Man Who Survived WWII Bataan Death March Dies At 100A San Francisco Bay Area man who survived the infamous 1942 Bataan Death March and symbolized the thousands of unheralded Filipinos who fought alongside American forces during World War II has died at age 100.
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.