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Dick Dale, surf guitar pioneer, dies at 81

Mar 18 2019

Dick Dale, who became known as "king of the surf guitar" with a twangy rapid-fire, reverb-heavy sound that he said recreated what he heard in his head while riding the waves, has died at 81, his former bass player Sam Bolle told Reuters.

Dick Dale, surf guitar pioneer, dies at 81

Mar 18 2019

Dick Dale, who became known as "king of the surf guitar" with a twangy rapid-fire, reverb-heavy sound that he said recreated what he heard in his head while riding the waves, has died at the age of 81, according to media reports.

Dick Dale, surf guitar pioneer, dies at 81

Mar 17 2019

March 17 Dick Dale, who became known as "king of the surf guitar" with a twangy rapid-fire, reverb-heavy sound that he said recreated what he heard in his head while riding the waves, has died at the age of 81, according to media reports.

Sports writing legend Dan Jenkins, author of 'Semi-Tough,' dies at 89

Mar 08 2019

Dan Jenkins, who specialized in covering golf and football on the pages of Sports Illustrated and in making readers laugh with satirical sports novels such as "Semi-Tough" and "Dead Solid Perfect," has died at the age of 89.

Sports writing legend Dan Jenkins, author of 'Semi-Tough,' dies at 89

Mar 08 2019

March 8 Dan Jenkins, who specialized in covering golf and football on the pages of Sports Illustrated and in making his readers laugh with satirical sports novels such as "Semi-Tough" and "Dead Solid Perfect," has died at the age of 89.

Ex 'Beverly Hills, 90210' star Luke Perry dead at 52 after stroke

Mar 05 2019

Actor Luke Perry, who rose to superstardom on the teen-oriented 1990s U.S. television drama "Beverly Hills 90210" and then aged into a fatherly role on comic-based "Riverdale," died on Monday at the age of 52 after suffering a "massive" stroke last week, his publicist said. | Video

Lee Radziwill, Jackie Kennedy Onassis' younger sister, dies at 85

Feb 16 2019

Lee Radziwill, the younger sister of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis who was witness to history in the "Camelot" White House, married a prince and counted Andy Warhol, Truman Capote and Rudolf Nureyev as friends in a star-studded life, has died at the age of 85, according to U.S. media reports. | Video

Former President George H.W. Bush remembered for role in Cold War, Iraq

Dec 02 2018

HOUSTON/WASHINGTON Tributes to former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, who died at the age of 94, poured in from around the world on Saturday as global leaders honored him for his role in helping to end the Cold War and reduce the threat of nuclear annihilation. | Video

Boston gangster James 'Whitey' Bulger killed in prison

Oct 30 2018

James "Whitey" Bulger, who lived a double life as one of Boston's most notorious mobsters and as a secret FBI informant before going on the run for 16 years, was killed at a federal prison in West Virginia, sources said on Tuesday. | Video

Tony award-winning U.S. playwright Neil Simon dies at 91

Aug 27 2018

(This August 26 story corrects in 25th paragraph to say Marsha Mason was nominated for "Goodbye Girl" Oscar but did not win.) | Video

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