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W.S. Merwin, Poet of Life’s Evanescence, Dies at 91

Mr. Merwin, one of the world’s most decorated poets, sang of silence and nature with an oracular voice. Later in life he became an ardent conservationist......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMar 15th, 2019

Barbara Winslow Grant, Mother of Times Chairman, Dies at 90

Ms. Grant, who was the wife of one Times publisher, mother of another and grandmother of a third, devoted much of her life to volunteerism......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMar 9th, 2019

Sister Wendy Beckett, Nun Who Became a BBC Star, Dies at 88

She interrupted a cloistered life of prayer in England and soared to international stardom as one of the most improbable art critics in TV history......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytDec 26th, 2018

Audrey Geisel, widow and promoter of Dr. Seuss, dies at 97

As Dr. Seuss neared the end of his life, the children's author told his wife that she would have to look after the Cat in the Hat, the Lorax, the Grinch and all the beloved characters he created......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 21st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Sergio Marchionne, who combined Chrysler and Fiat, dies aged 66

Health issues after shoulder surgery had forced the merged automobile company to unexpectedly replace the larger-than-life CEO, known for spotting trends early......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 25th, 2018

Stephen Saban, Chronicler (and Arbiter) of New York Night Life, Dies at 72

In his column-writing heyday in the late 1970s and ’80s, Mr. Saban was a star maker who became a star himself among the underground cognoscenti......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJul 20th, 2018

Stephen Saban, Chronicler of New York Night Life, Dies at 72

In his column-writing heyday in the late 1970s and ’80s, Mr. Saban was a star maker who became a star himself among the underground cognoscenti......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJul 20th, 2018

What Is Toxic Shock Syndrome? Teen Girl Dies on School Trip

Toxic shock syndrome is widely associated with young women, but anyone can develop the life-threatening condition......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 29th, 2018

Sixth New York City cab driver dies of suicide after struggling financially - NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comSixth New York City cab driver dies of suicide after struggling financiallyNBCNews.comA sixth New York City taxi cab driver took his own life on Friday night, the latest in a string of driver suicides that has shaken the industry and brought at.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 16th, 2018

David Douglas Duncan, 102, Who Photographed the Reality of War, Dies

Among the most influential photographers of the 20th century, he was also known for his extensive pictorial record of Pablo Picasso’s life......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJun 7th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Philip Roth dies at 85

Philip Roth, whose raucous, playful, elegant and often outrageous novels about Jewish life and sex and death and betrayal made him one of the country’s greatest novelists, has died at age 85......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 23rd, 2018

Philip Roth, a Pulitzer-prize winning author whose novels about Jewish life made him an American icon, dies at 85

REUTERS/Eric Thayer Author Philip Roth, who was both hailed and derided for laying bare the neuroses and obsessions that haunted the modern Jewish-American experience, died on Tuesday at the age of 85. Roth wrot.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 23rd, 2018

LG boss Koo Bon Moo, who built the global brand over 23 years dies

Koo died Sunday at 9:52 a.m. Seoul time as he opted not to be on life support after being ill for over a year.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 21st, 2018

104-year-old Scientist David Goodall Dies by Lethal Injection in Switzerland: "It Is My Own Choice to End My Life"

Australian botanist and ecologist David Goodall's procedure took place today......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 10th, 2018

5 actions to bring your organization’s purpose to life

“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”  Whenever I think about this verse by poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou, it reminds me of how it feels to wor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 2nd, 2018

British Child at Center of Legal Battle Over Life Support Dies

A gravely ill toddler at the center of an international controversy over end-of-life care and parental rights died at a hospital in Liverpool, according to his father......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 28th, 2018

What Was Alfie Evans"s Cause of Death? Terminally Ill Toddler Dies As Courts Denounce Religious Pro-Lifers Involvement

American and Russian Catholic pro-life activists were at the front of a legal battle to keep the toddler on life support despite opposition from doctors......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 28th, 2018

Lee Holley, Cartoonist of Teenage Life in ‘Ponytail,’ Dies at 85

He was helping with “Dennis the Menace” when he created “Ponytail,” about a spirited girl in a postwar suburban world of boys, burgers and phone chats......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytApr 19th, 2018

Smart transportation system in the works for downtown Jacksonville

Driverless shuttles, solar sidewalks and crime-fighting light poles will form the foundation of Jacksonville's transit network if a $63 million plan comes to life on downtown's east-west corridor, Bay Street......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals4 hr. 0 min. ago

Life Insurers Get An Unexpected Boost: People Are Dying Earlier Than Expected

Submitted by Eric Peters of One River Asset Management “How would you like a new 4 Sharpe strategy?” asked the salesman. “Tell me more,.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge15 hr. 45 min. ago

2019’s Best Life Insurance Companies: Evaluated by Agents Who Know

This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews21 hr. 45 min. ago