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May 27, 2020, 08:00 ET PRG and Global Theatre Community Mourn Loss of Darren P. DeVerna

Production Resource Group LLC, (PRG) is mourning the loss of Darren P. DeVerna, CEO of Global Theatre for PRG, who died Thursday, May 21st, following ...


May 25, 2020, 11:07 ET Statement from National Press Club President Michael Freedman on the Passing of William J. Small

Once in a great while, a person comes along who changes lives. And then there are those who change the world. In the world of journalism such a man...


May 22, 2020, 11:40 ET Private Memorial Service for Christian Apologist Ravi Zacharias to Be Livestreamed Worldwide May 29

A global livestream memorial service will honor the life of Christian evangelist and apologist Ravi Zacharias, who died on May 19, at age 74, after a ...


May 19, 2020, 14:57 ET NASA Remembers Annie Glenn

The following is a statement on the passing of Annie Glenn, wife of former NASA astronaut Sen. John Glenn: "We are deeply saddened by the passing of...


May 19, 2020, 08:31 ET Christian Apologist Ravi Zacharias Dies at Age 74

Apologist Ravi Zacharias died this morning at his home in Atlanta, following a brief battle with sarcoma. He was 74. Official media information is...


May 14, 2020, 21:00 ET Medal of Honor Recipient Ronald J. Shurer II Passes Away at 41

The Congressional Medal of Honor Society regretfully announces that Ronald J. Shurer II, Medal of Honor recipient, passed away Thursday, May 14,...


May 13, 2020, 14:44 ET Dr. Ronald Dozoretz, founder and chairman of ValueOptions, Inc. passes

Beacon Health Options announced today that Dr. Ronald I. Dozoretz, founder and chairman of ValueOptions, Inc., (now Beacon Health Options) passed...


May 12, 2020, 08:00 ET Forest Lawn Funeral Home Announces Services for Beloved Postal Worker Angela Summers

Forest Lawn Funeral Home has announced today that funeral services have been scheduled for Angela Summers for Sunday, May 17, 2020 at Forest Lawn...


May 08, 2020, 11:48 ET ARETI Mourns the Passing of Vice President Vyacheslav Nazarov

Diversified global energy company ARETI International Group is saddened to announce that Vyacheslav Nazarov, a Vice President of the company, passed...


Apr 17, 2020, 19:46 ET Medal of Honor Recipient Bennie G. Adkins Passes Away at 86

The Congressional Medal of Honor Society announces that Bennie G. Adkins, Medal of Honor recipient, passed away Friday, April 17, 2020, in Alabama at ...


Apr 16, 2020, 16:14 ET Celebrating the Life of Spirits Industry Legend Howard S. Feldman

The spirits industry has lost one of its greats with the passing of the former president and chairman of the board of Schenley Industries, Howard S....


Apr 13, 2020, 17:37 ET Vestmark Mourns Sudden Passing of CMO Lonnie Macdonald

With a heavy heart, Vestmark, Inc. issued the following statement regarding the passing of its Chief Marketing Officer, Lonnie Macdonald: It is with...


Apr 13, 2020, 08:08 ET Arne Wilhelmsen, un fundador de Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., fallece a los 90 años

Arne Wilhelmsen, un fundador de Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL) y un estratega visionario de la industria moderna de los cruceros, murió el...


Apr 12, 2020, 05:54 ET Arne Wilhelmsen, a founder of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., dies at 90

Arne Wilhelmsen, a founder of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL) and a visionary strategist of the modern cruise industry, died Saturday, April ...


Apr 07, 2020, 16:19 ET Statement From Bob Johnson On The Passing Of Earl Graves, Sr., Founder of Black Enterprise

It is with deep sadness that I say goodbye to my friend and mentor, Earl Graves, Sr. Every black entrepreneur and every black corporate executive who ...


Mar 28, 2020, 15:14 ET Joseph and Evelyn Lowery Institute for Justice & Human Rights Statement on Peaceful Transition of Reverend Doctor Joseph Echols Lowery, Age 98

Our beloved, Rev. Dr. Joseph Echols Lowery, made his transition peacefully at home at 10 p.m., Friday, March 27, at the age of 98. He was surrounded...


Mar 27, 2020, 03:00 ET The Stars Group Announces Special Meeting of Shareholders; Provides Update on its Proposed Combination With Flutter and Board of Directors

The Stars Group Inc. (NASDAQ: TSG) (TSX: TSGI) today announced that its special meeting of shareholders to approve the proposed all-share combination ...


Mar 26, 2020, 14:46 ET Harlem Globetrotters Legend Curly Neal Passes Away At 77

Fred "Curly" Neal – the Harlem Globetrotters icon known worldwide for his trademark shaved head and charismatic smile – passed away this morning in...


Mar 23, 2020, 12:42 ET Sol Kerzner 1935-2020: o visionário sul-africano da hotelaria deixou uma marca indelével no setor global de hospitalidade

Solomon (Sol) Kerzner, um dos profissionais da hotelaria mais inovadores do mundo, fundador do grupo de hotéis Southern Sun, Sun International e...


Mar 23, 2020, 07:42 ET Sol Kerzner 1935-2020: Visionario hotelero sudafricano deja una increíble marca

Solomon (Sol) Kerzner, uno de los hoteleros más innovadores a nivel mundial, fundador del grupo de hoteles Southern Sun, Sun International y Kerzner...


Mar 23, 2020, 06:16 ET Sol Kerzner 1935 - 2020: Visionärer südafrikanischer Hotelier hinterlässt unauslöschliche Spuren in der globalen Hotelindustrie

Solomon (Sol) Kerzner, einer der innovativsten Hoteliers der Welt, Gründer der Hotelgruppe Southern Sun, Sun International und Kerzner International, ...


Mar 22, 2020, 23:34 ET Sol Kerzner 1935-2020: visionario hotelero sudafricano dejó una huella indeleble en el sector de la hotelería mundial

Solomon (Sol) Kerzner, uno de los hoteleros más innovadores del mundo, fundador del grupo de hotelería Southern Sun, Sun International y Kerzner...


Mar 22, 2020, 14:00 ET Sol Kerzner 1935-2020 : un visionnaire sud-africain de l'hôtellerie a laissé une marque indélébile sur l'industrie hôtelière dans le monde

Solomon (Sol) Kerzner, l'un des hôteliers les plus innovateurs dans le monde, fondateur du groupe d'hôtels Southern Sun, de Sun International et de...


Mar 21, 2020, 15:57 ET Sol Kerzner 1935-2020: Visionary South African Hotelier Left an Indelible Mark on the Global Hospitality Industry

Solomon (Sol) Kerzner, one of the world's most innovative hoteliers, founder of the Southern Sun hotel group, Sun International and Kerzner...


Mar 18, 2020, 15:24 ET NASA Administrator Statement on Apollo Astronaut Al Worden

The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on the passing of Apollo 15 astronaut Alfred "Al" Worden: "NASA sends its...