When Josh Seftel's father passed away in 2009, the filmmaker and his siblings worried that their mother would be lonely. So last year, they bought her an iPad. With her new Apple toy, 76-year-old Pat Seftel could stay connected with her children. Show More Summary
I lost my best friend last night. My brother, Doug, passed away in his sleep. He was two years younger than me, but had been in ill health for quite some time. That’s one reason i moved him down here near me. He and I grew up together and always had each other’s back. I’ll [...]
Vin Diesel paid tribute to Paul Walker Monday at the site where the actor passed away, which has been turned into a makeshift memorial by fans. "If he could see for himself that all of you have showed up to show my brother love at this...Show More Summary
My father passed away last week. He was 87, left an amazing legacy that has touched thousands and died peacefully with great dignity. In preparing to celebrate his life and achievements, my siblings and I combed through files, opened...Show More Summary
So we meet again, December. Please be gentler on my waistline than you were last year. In the news: A Toronto Police officer passes away from injuries related to a weekend car crash; yesterday's budget meeting saw concerns raised about...Show More Summary
Long-time NAFB member & KFGO Radio (Fargo, North Dakota) farm broadcaster Larry Ristvedt passed after a fight with ALS. Larry was born September 21, 1942 in Fargo, ND, the son of Emerald and Lester Ristvedt. He graduated from Minnesota State … Continue reading ?
CAIRO (Reuters) - Prominent Egyptian poet Ahmed Fouad Negm, renowned for his witty criticism of authorities in Egypt, passed away on Tuesday at age 84, state media reported.
Andrew Youssef, the writer-photographer whose valiant battle against colon cancer he documented for us in his "Last Shot" column, passed away peacefully this weekend surrounded by family and frie...
Negm was an outspoken critic of Hosni Mubarak and his army predecessors. His songs were iconic of the 2011 revolution.
Noted publisher -- especially at Pantheon Books and then at the New Press, which he founded -- André Schiffrin has passed away; see Robert D. McFadden's obituary in The New York Times, André Schiffrin, Publishing Force and a Founder of New Press, Is Dead at 78. Two of his books about publishing are under review at the complete review : The Business of Books and Words and Money.
Andrew Youssef has passed away, according to Rolling Stone. Youssef was the Nine Inch Nails fan that NIN frontman Trent Reznor used FaceTime to connect with at a Las Vegas show in November. Youssef was a hospital pharmacist and concert photographer who suffered from colon cancer. Show More Summary
Elwood, the eight-year-old Chihuahua/Chinese crested mix who won the title of World’s Ugliest Dog in 2007, passed away this weekend. According to his owner, Karen Quigley, the perpetually unimpressed-looking pooch died unexpectedly on Thanksgiving Day. Though he has been experiencing some health problems, he was seemingly doing well. Elwood was lucky to have Quigley as [...]
One of the world’s greatest champions of both competition and equality passed away on Thanksgiving morning, as Karen Quigley confirmed to NBC New York that her beloved Chinese crested and Chihuahua mix Elwood has moved on to the great farm in the sky. Show More Summary
On This Day ……. On December 1, 1966, Carter Stanley passed away in Bristol Memorial Hospital, Bristol, Tennessee. He was just 41 years old. Carter Stanley, guitarist and lead singer in the Stanley Brothers band, was born at Big Spraddle Creek, Dickenson County, Virginia, on […]
The cinephile community suffered a terrible loss in the spring of this year when famed critic Roger Ebert passed away. But a movie theater near his hometown in Illinois is looking to pay tribute to this giant in film criticism by creating a permanent memorial in his honor. Show More Summary
We celebrate the on-screen life of the actor who passed away over the weekend. From Fast & Furious to Running Scared, take a look at our favorite performances. [...]
Andrew Youssef, the storied photojournalist whose courageous battle with colon cancer was publicly documented in his column “Last Shot,” passed away on Saturday at the age of 38. Youssef’s photography has been featured in O.C. Weekly, Stereogum, and his own blog, Amateur Chemist. Show More Summary
Check out the late Paul Walker in these stills and poster from his upcoming movie Hours. The actor, who tragically passed away in a car wreck on Saturday (November 30), stars in the movie as a father who struggles to keep his infant daughter alive in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. Hours also stars Genesis [...]
Paul Walker is dead after a fiery, single-car accident and explosion in California Saturday. The driver of the car lost control and both men passed away. A rep for the actor confirmed the tragedy on his official Facebook page. He was...Show More Summary
Paul Walker, a star of "The Fast and the Furious" film franchise, has died after a car crash. According to the Associated Press, a publicist said Walker passed away after a car crash in California. He was 40 years old.