By Adam Bernstein, Washington Post on Oct. 13, 2016, at 8:18 a.m.
King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who died peacefully Thursday, was the world’s longest-reigning monarch, credited with restoring the influence of Thailand’s royalty during 70 years on the throne and earning the devotion of many of his subjects.
By Gary Gately, The Washington Post on Oct. 13, 2016, at 6:53 a.m.
Many white people fought alongside African-Americans in the civil rights movement. But few made as vital and enduring an impact as Jack Greenberg.
By Marcin Goettig, Reuters on Oct. 10, 2016, at 11:53 a.m.
Film director Andrzej Wajda, best known for chronicling Poland’s struggle for democracy during half a century of communist rule, has died at the age of 90.
By Adam Bernstein, Washington Post on Sept. 30, 2016, at 8 a.m.
He died Sept. 26 at 86 at his home in Saint-Bonnet-du-Gard, France. The cause was an apparent heart attack, said Michele Slung, his literary executor.
By Reuters on Sept. 28, 2016, at 6:31 a.m.
Former Israeli president and elder statesman Shimon Peres died in Tel Aviv on Wednesday at age 93, according to media reports late Tuesday night.
By Laila Kearney, Reuters on Sept. 21, 2016, at 1:48 p.m.
The world’s oldest Roman Catholic bishop, who championed civil rights and encouraged women to take a more active role in the church, has died in New Jersey at age 104, church officials said Wednesday.
By Harrison Smith, The Washington Post on Sept. 20, 2016, at 9:41 a.m.
By Nelson Pressley, Washington Post on Sept. 17, 2016, at 8:11 a.m.
Edward Albee, one of the most innovative playwrights of his generation whose raw, unnerving dramas — and even the few comedies — scraped at the veneer of American success and happiness, died Sept. 16 at his home in Montauk, New York. He was 88.
By Elahe Izadi, The Washington Post on Sept. 08, 2016, at 7:10 a.m.
Anna Dewdney, the best-selling children’s author and illustrator behind the popular “Llama Llama” series, once wrote that “empathy is as important as literacy.”
By Carmel Dagan, Variety.com on Aug. 23, 2016, at 5:08 p.m.
Steven Hill played District Attorney Adam Schiff from the show’s first season in 1990 until 2000, when Hill resigned.
By Laurence Arnold, Bloomberg on Aug. 11, 2016, at 3:56 p.m.
By Matt Schudel, The Washington Post on Aug. 10, 2016, at 2:56 p.m.
John Saunders, a longtime ESPN sportscaster best known for his coverage of college basketball and hockey and as the host of the network’s weekly roundtable program, “The Sports Reporters,” has died.
on Aug. 10, 2016, at 8:49 a.m.