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Aug 20, 2017, 18:50 ET Jerry Lewis, Longtime MDA National Chairman, Telethon Star and Humanitarian, Dies

The Muscular Dystrophy Association is deeply saddened by the death of beloved comedian, performer, humanitarian and former MDA telethon star and...


Aug 19, 2017, 23:53 ET Comedian, Activist, Author, Dick Gregory Dies at 84

Dick Gregory, 84, comedian, activist, author, lecturer and world famous teacher, died tonight surrounded by the members of his family, including...


Aug 16, 2017, 20:13 ET Annita L. Shaw is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Annita L. Shaw, Former Business Owner, Art Educator, Beloved Teacher and Wife of Max Leroy Shaw, is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a...


Aug 11, 2017, 10:20 ET Statement by MFA Financial, Inc.'s Board of Directors Regarding the Passing of William S. Gorin

(NYSE: MFA) -- It is with deep sadness that we today announce the passing of William S. Gorin, our fellow Board member and MFA's Co-Chief...


Aug 10, 2017, 17:05 ET Servotronics, Inc. Announces the Passing of its Distinguished Founder, Chairman, and CEO

The management team of Servotronics, Inc. (NYSE American: SVT), a designer and manufacturer of servo-control components and other advanced...


Aug 08, 2017, 17:30 ET Alzheimer's Association Mourns Death Of Country Music Legend Glen Campbell

The Alzheimer's Association is saddened by the death of country music legend Glen Campbell. He and his family bravely revealed his Alzheimer's...


Aug 03, 2017, 16:10 ET Anadarko Mourns Loss Of Director Rick George

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) is saddened by the loss of a valued member of our Board of Directors, Richard L. "Rick" George. George,...


Aug 02, 2017, 16:18 ET Obsidian Energy Mourns the Passing of Rick George

CALGARY, Aug. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - OBSIDIAN ENERGY LTD. (TSX - OBE; NYSE - OBE) ("Obsidian Energy", "we", "us" or "our") regrets to announce the...


Jul 28, 2017, 08:00 ET Nationally Recognized Numismatist, Leon Hendrickson, Passes Away and Leaves Behind Legacy

Leon Hendrickson, well-respected numismatist, founder of SilverTowne and World War II veteran, died at his home in Winchester, Ind., on Sunday,...


Jul 25, 2017, 13:41 ET Barbara Sinatra Passes Away at 90

Barbara Sinatra, the humanitarian, founder of the Barbara Sinatra Center for Abused Children, former model and wife of the late Frank Sinatra...


Jul 25, 2017, 03:06 ET AAK's CEO and President, Arne Frank, has Suddenly Passed Away

"It was with great grief we received this sad notification yesterday", says Mikael Ekdahl, Chairman of AAK AB (publ.). "Arne's hope for a positive...


Jul 24, 2017, 07:30 ET Chase Design Group Mourns Death of Founder Margo Chase in Aviation Accident

We are deeply saddened to announce that Margo Chase, Founder and Chief Creative Officer of Chase Design Group, was killed in an aviation accident...


Jul 14, 2017, 09:25 ET Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Killed in the Line of Duty

Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner, Colonel Tyree C. Blocker regrets to announce the death of Trooper Michael P. Stewart from injuries he...


Jul 06, 2017, 14:00 ET Television Music Producer and Founder of Worldwide Performing Arts Company, The Young Americans Passes at age 90

The Young Americans announced the passing of its founder, Milton C. Anderson. Mr. Anderson passed away peacefully with his family by his side in...


Jun 22, 2017, 14:34 ET Funeral Planning Not A Priority For Americans

For the fifth consecutive year, the National Funeral Directors Association's (NFDA) annual Consumer Awareness and Preferences Study indicates that...


Jun 20, 2017, 08:43 ET Point 27 awards Little Elm First Responders Shields of Strength to honor Detective Jerry Walker, killed in the line of duty January 17

Point 27 https://point27.org/, a national nonprofit based in Atlanta, Georgia, honored Little Elm Police Officers and Firefighters at the Public...


Jun 16, 2017, 17:03 ET AJC Mourns Passing of Helmut Kohl

AJC, the global Jewish advocacy organization, mourns the passing of former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl. He was 87 years old. "Chancellor Helmut...


Jun 15, 2017, 11:23 ET Medal of Honor Recipient Arthur J. Jackson Passes Away at 92

The Congressional Medal of Honor Society announces that Arthur J. Jackson, Medal of Honor recipient, passed away Wednesday evening, June 14, 2017,...


Jun 09, 2017, 16:15 ET Carver Bancorp, Inc. Announces death of director William J. "Bill" Taggart

Carver Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: CARV) (the "Company"), the holding company for Carver Federal Savings Bank ("Carver"), announces with great sadness,...


Jun 09, 2017, 13:14 ET National Capital Bank of Washington Announces Death of Board Chairman

The National Capital Bank of Washington (NCB) announced today that Thomas A. Barnes, Chairman of the board of directors has unexpectedly passed...


Jun 08, 2017, 17:24 ET Morehouse College Announces the Passing of Interim President William J. "Bill" Taggart

The Morehouse College Board of Trustees is mourning the loss of Interim President William J. "Bill" Taggart. Interim President Taggart passed away...


Jun 07, 2017, 18:08 ET Fort Carson Soldier Killed in an Alleged "Suicide by Cop" Incident

Help came too late for Edwin Fuentes, a young veteran who served as an infantryman in Afghanistan. Fuentes had a 90 percent disability rating for...


Jun 05, 2017, 13:29 ET The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Mourns the Death of Commissioner Ahmeenah Young

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board is mourning the death of Board member Ahmeenah Young. Young passed away on Friday June 2nd in her...


Jun 05, 2017, 13:00 ET The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Mourns the Death of Commissioner Ahmeenah Young

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board is mourning the death of Board member Ahmeenah Young. Young passed away on Friday June 2nd in her...


Jun 05, 2017, 10:04 ET Jack O'Neill | March 27, 1923 - June 2, 2017

Jack O'Neill, surfer, ocean lover, boating enthusiast, wetsuit pioneer, balloonist, and founder of the iconic worldwide surf company O'Neill, has...