- Utah prison settles suit after inmate missed dialysis, died Updated: Dec-01-15 2:37 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah state prison has settled a wrongful-death lawsuit in the case of an inmate who died after a dialysis provider didn't show up to give him treatment for two days.
- 1st-term Belleville alderwoman Schmidt dies Updated: Dec-01-15 1:36 pm
BELLEVILLE, Illinois - First-term Belleville Alderwoman Janet Schmidt has died at 56.
- Former Sul Ross State volleyball coach Lynn dies at 86 Updated: Dec-01-15 1:23 pm
ALPINE, Texas - Billie Lynn, a former national champion volleyball coach at Sul Ross State, has died in New Mexico following a lengthy illness.
- Funeral for former governor Olene Walker slated for Friday Updated: Dec-01-15 11:45 am
SALT LAKE CITY - Funeral services for Utah's first and only female governor will be held Friday.
- Search for Jewish tombs lost in WWII brings back heritage Updated: Dec-01-15 11:09 am
PROSTEJOV, Czech Republic - There was no mistaking what the stone slab was, only the spot where it lay was somehow not fitting. Instead of marking a place of the departed, the tombstone served as a doormat to a henhouse in a small Czech village.
- Father of bride in hospital wedding dies Updated: Dec-01-15 5:25 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Jubal Kirby, the father of the bride who got married at his hospital bedside, has died.
- Cross Insurance executive dies at 58 Updated: Nov-30-15 3:08 pm
BANGOR, Maine - Brent Cross, son of the founder of Cross Insurance, has died after a battle with cancer. He was 58.
- WWII veteran Maj. Henry 'Duke' Boswell dies at 91 Updated: Nov-30-15 10:35 am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - Colorado Springs resident and World War II Army veteran Maj. Henry "Duke" Boswell has died. He was 91.
- Man dies after being pulled from swimming pool Updated: Nov-30-15 6:57 am
BRADENTON, Florida - A 58-year-old man has died after being pulled from a swimming pool at his home in Bradenton.
- Russian film director Eldar Ryazanov dies at 88 Updated: Nov-30-15 6:53 am
MOSCOW - Eldar Ryazanov, a filmmaker who satirized and romanticized the life of ordinary Russians in his immensely popular comedies for almost six decades, died on Monday. He was 88.
- Funeral for Russian royal who died in Aussie trailer park Updated: Nov-30-15 5:54 am
CANBERRA, Australia - Leonid Gurevich Kulikovsky, the reclusive great-grandson of Russian Tsar Alexander III, had a funeral on Monday in the northern Australian city of Darwin after living his final years in obscurity and alone with his dog in an Outback trailer park where he was known by locals as Old Nick.
- Thousands crowd Eden Park for Jonah Lomu memorial Updated: Nov-29-15 10:06 pm
AUCKLAND, New Zealand - World Rugby Chairman Bernard Lapasset led the tributes to Jonah Lomu at a public memorial Monday, saying the former All Blacks winger was a giant whose contribution to the sport "cannot be overstated."
- AIDS quilt sections memorialize loved ones who are missed Updated: Nov-29-15 8:01 am
ROME, Georgia - The 10 sections of the AIDS Memorial Quilt hanging at the Rome-Floyd County Library celebrate the lives of men, women and children who have died of the immune system disease.
- Luc Bondy, Swiss opera, theater director, dies at 67 Updated: Nov-29-15 6:33 am
BERLIN - Luc Bondy, a Swiss opera, theater and film director who staged productions on renowned stages across Europe and the United States, has died. He was 67.
- Pioneering Aussie footballer Joe Marston dies at 89 Updated: Nov-29-15 1:23 am
SYDNEY - Joe Marston, who was the first Australian to play in an FA Cup final, has died at the age of 89, Football Federation Australia said.
- Funeral for Batmobile creator turns into colorful car show Updated: Nov-29-15 12:09 am
LOS ANGELES - The funeral for George Barris turned into a classic car show as mourners paid respect to the legendary custom car builder by arriving in their uniquely designed vehicles.
- Tyson Fury ends Wladimir Klitschko's heavyweight reign Updated: Nov-28-15 8:29 pm
DUESSELDORF, Germany - Tyson Fury defeated Wladimir Klitschko by unanimous decision Saturday to end the Ukrainian's 9 1/2-year reign as heavyweight champion and fulfill his father's prophesy from the day he was born.
- Olene Walker, Utah's first female governor, dies at 85 Updated: Nov-28-15 7:31 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Olene Smith Walker, who prioritized education as the first and only female governor of Utah and later established an institute to help students pursue public service careers, died Saturday at 85 in Salt Lake City.
- UN: Maurice Strong, climate and development pioneer, dies Updated: Nov-28-15 5:54 pm
TORONTO - Maurice Strong, whose work helped lead to the landmark climate summit that begins in Paris on Monday, has died at age 86, the head of the U.N.'s environmental agency said Saturday.
- Nevada prison inmate dies at hospital Updated: Nov-28-15 5:41 pm
LAS VEGAS - A Nevada prison inmate has died.
- Gerry Byrne, ex-Liverpool defender, dies at 77 Updated: Nov-28-15 9:44 am
LIVERPOOL, England - Gerry Byrne, the former Liverpool defender who played an FA Cup final with a broken collarbone, has died. He was 77.
- Former Virginia House speaker, Norfolk treasurer dies at 87 Updated: Nov-27-15 4:10 pm
NORFOLK, Virginia - A former speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates and treasurer of Norfolk whose political career spanned decades has died, his wife said Friday.
- Witnesses in case against polygamous towns revealed Updated: Nov-27-15 2:10 pm
ST. GEORGE, Utah - Witnesses set to testify in a civil rights lawsuit against polygamous towns on the Arizona-Utah line include a former bodyguard for Warren Jeffs, an ex-wife of a polygamous leader and a onetime chief of the towns' marshal service.
- Former Virginia House speaker, Norfolk treasurer dies at 87 Updated: Nov-27-15 1:08 pm
NORFOLK, Virginia - A former speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates whose political career spanned decades has died.
- Inmate's temporary release revoked, dad dies before visit Updated: Nov-27-15 8:56 am
LIHUE, Hawaii - A Kauai inmate's get-out-of-jail card was revoked when his terminally ill father died hours before his son was scheduled to be released to say goodbye.