• Rev. Billy Graham Nov 7, 1918 - Feb 21, 2018

    The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, died Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, according to The Associated Press. He was 99.


  • Jim Bridwell Jul 29, 1944 - Feb 16, 2018

    PALM DESERT, Calif. (AP) — Jim Bridwell, a hard-partying hippie and legendary climber who lived his life vertically on some of the toughest peaks in Yosemite National Park, has died. He was 73.


  • Tito Francona Nov 4, 1933 - Feb 13, 2018

    John "Tito" Francona, former MLB All-Star and father of Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2017, according to the Associated Press. He was 84.


  • Lerone Bennett, Jr. Oct 17, 1928 - Feb 14, 2018

    CHICAGO (AP) — Lerone Bennett Jr., an African-American history author and former editor of Ebony magazine, has died at age 89.



  • Multiple people have been killed after a gunman opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, according to the Miami Herald.


  • Paul Bauer Feb 13, 2018

    Commander Paul Bauer, a high ranking Chicago Police Commander, was shot and killed today while confronting a suspect near the Thompson Center in downtown Chicago, according to the Chicago Tribune. He was 53 years old.


  • Marty Allen Mar 23, 1922 - Feb 12, 2018

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Marty Allen, the baby-faced, bug-eyed comedian with wild black hair who was a staple of TV variety shows, game shows and talk shows for decades, died Monday night. He was 95.