Russian-born jazz scholar and architect of the American music industry produced essential recordings by Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis and other stars.
Jon Hendricks, the pioneering jazz singer and lyricist who with the trio Lambert, Hendricks & Ross popularized the "vocalese" singing style in which words were added to instrumental songs, has died. He was 96, AP reports. His daughter, Aria Hendricks, confirmed his death to the New York Times. She said...
The Oculus Rift got off to a somewhat slow start after the initial buzz from the launch died down, but it picked up when the price of the Oculus Rift + Touch Virtual Reality System was recently slashed. $399 for a Rift with two Oculus Touch controllers is an incredible value for anyone interested in VR, but that value just got even better. Show More Summary
By Tanya D. Marsh, Professor of Law, Wake Forest University. A tangle of rules govern what to do when a California inmate dies. AP Photo Charles Manson, the wild-eyed cult leader who claimed inspiration for an apocalyptic race war from the Beatles’ “White Album,” died in Kern County, California, on...
The musician who popularized the "vocalese" singing style died Wednesday.
Hard choices have to be made
In a sad video recently uploaded to YouTube, the owner of a pitbull finds their pet dying on a neighbor’s lawn, after the homeowner “killed [the dog] with a glock.”
Die besten Angebote am Donnerstag Die heutigen Angebote sind so bunt wie das Herbstwetter, ob für unter 1.000,- Euro mit der sehr guten Turkish Airlines Business Class zu Zielen in Asien (eventuell auch für den ein oder anderen Miles&Smiles...Show More Summary
A former New York Congressman known for pressing to protect the environment has died. Former Rep. Maurice Hinchey was 79. His family says in a statement on his Facebook page … Click to Continue »
An Oregon woman whose inmate boyfriend died from a meth-laden kiss after a prison visit was sentenced to two years behind bars Tuesday on a drug conspiracy charge, reports the AP. Melissa Ann Blair passed seven tiny balloons filled with methamphetamine into the mouth of Anthony Powell during a long...
Onetime Reagan White House aide Bruce Bartlett on the media’s massive failure and his own party’s living death. American democracy is in crisis, a fact that should be obvious to everyone but that too many people keep ignoring. The president of the United States, Donald Trump, does not believe in or respect basic norms of democratic governance. Show More Summary
TweetThat was the old name for this Beech Bonanza 35 seen flying over the 94117. That was in reference to the type of flier it attracted, due to its appearance, its “ramp appeal.” They don’t make them anymore, but newer versions of the FTDK include the Icon A5 and the Cirrus SR22. Some feel
New research uncovers the mechanism by which brain cells die in neurodegenerative conditions such as dementia and Parkinson's disease.
The young pit bull eventually died after being beaten, stabbed and stuffed into a suitcase in Florida
The Ohio State football team will honor former college superstar Terry Glenn with custom helmet decals when the Buckeyes face off against big-time rival Michigan this weekend. Glenn -- who died in a car accident in Texas on Monday at age 43 --…
A newspaper editor dying of cancer has already survived past the year or so that doctors gave her to live — and now she’s hoping to outlast Trump’s presidency. Melinda Welsh, former editor of the Sacramento News & Review, considers herself lucky to be alive after...
My husband of 34 years died recently. Unprepared for the reality of terrible loss, I learned how to grieve like everyone does: the hard way. Here are 12 lessons....
He and his wife were a diplomatic couple, a rarity at the Foreign Service.
Virginia State Police says driver died after running off road and striking truck on shoulder
Die aktuelle Business Class des „Deutschen Champion“ (c) Dobrindt ist im Vergleich zu den eigenen Töchtern Swiss, Austrian, Brussels Airlines nicht mehr so recht „up to date“. Es gibt nach wie vor auf keinem Flieger Einzelsitze und wer eben nicht zu Zeit unterwegs ist, der möchte vielleicht ohne Nachbarn reisen. Show More Summary