Cuba's Fidel Castro, U.S. Nemesis For Half Century, Dies At Age 90Former Cuban President Fidel Castro has died at age 90, his brother, President Raul Castro announced late Friday on state television.
Actress Florence Henderson, 'Brady Bunch' Mom, Dies At 82Henderson died Thursday night at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, after being hospitalized the day before.
Dap-Kings Soul Singer Sharon Jones Dies At 60Jones' representative said she died Friday at a Cooperstown hospital surrounded by her band, the Dap-Kings.
Rocker Leon Russell Dies In Nashville At 74Russell played keyboard for the Los Angeles studio team known as the Wrecking Crew, helping Phil Spector develop his wall of sound approach in the 1960s.
'Virginia Woolf' Playwright Edward Albee Dies At Age 88Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee, author of such masterworks such as "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" and "A Delicate Balance," died Friday.
Margrit Mondavi, Widow Of Pioneer California Winemaker, Dies At 91Margrit Biever Mondavi, the widow of California wine pioneer Robert G. Mondavi who served as the company's cultural affairs director for decades, has died.
Kenny Baker, Who Played R2-D2 In Star Wars, Dead At 81Baker's nephew said he found Baker dead Saturday at his home in Preston, northwest England.
Famed New Orleans Jazz Clarinetist Pete Fountain Dead At 86Pete Fountain was the epitome of the happy New Orleanian who knew how to "let the good times roll." He died early Saturday.
Parents Sue Over Crash That Killed 'Star Trek' Actor Anton YelchinVictor and Irina Yelchin filed the wrongful-death and product-liability lawsuit against automaker Fiat Chrysler in Los Angeles Superior Court roughly six weeks after their son was killed...
Warriors Great Nate Thurmond, Hall of Fame Center, Dies At 74The seven-time All-Star played for the Warriors from 1963 to 1974 and was the team's all-time leading rebounder.
Oscar-Winning 'Deer Hunter' Director Michael Cimino DiesMichael Cimino. director of "The Deer Hunter" and "Heaven's Gate," died Saturday at age 77.
Elie Wiesel, Holocaust Survivor And Nobel Prize Winner, Dies At 87Elie Wiesel, the Holocaust survivor and Nobel laureate, has died at 87, Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Saturday.