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One person died in a Saturday wreck in Laurens County.  The two-vehicle crash occurred just after 4 p.m. on S.C. Highway 72, about two miles south of Clinton, according to Master Trooper Gary Miller with the state Highway Patrol. Gail B. McCall, 67, of Clinton, was driving a 2007 Chevy Colorado pickup west on S.C. …

King hosted “Larry King Live” on CNN for over 25 years, interviewing presidential candidates, celebrities, athletes, movie stars and everyday people. He retired in 2010 after taping more than 6,000 episodes of the show. A statement was posted on his verified Facebook account announcing his passing. His son, Chance, confirmed King’s death Saturday morning. “With …

(MLive.com file photo) Facebook Share Twitter Share EASTPOINTE, MI – A city worker is dead after a trench collapsed while he was working to repair a water main break. WXYZ-TV in Detroit reports that incident occurred on Gratiot Avenue near 8 Mile Road in Eastpointe on Dec. 30. Crews were able to rescue the man …

by: Brónagh Tumulty and WGN Web Desk Posted: Dec 29, 2020 / 08:32 PM EST / Updated: Dec 29, 2020 / 08:33 PM EST TINLEY PARK, Ill. (WGN) — The mother of an 18-year-old woman who died of COVID-19 is speaking out, urging anyone who believes the virus is a hoax to think again. Sarah …

Don Craighead, a St. Paul native and engineer, was a successful technology entrepreneur who ran his own industrial-automation firm for 30 years before selling it to employees in 1990. Craighead, who never took another paycheck, paid it forward for 30 years as volunteer to the disadvantaged, mentor to students and young technologists, and friend and …

INDIANAPOLIS — The president and CEO of IU Health is calling for an external review after a Carmel doctor, who died after testing positive for COVID-19, claimed mistreatment on account of her race in a video released prior to her death. In an over 7-minute Facebook video posted on Dec. 4, Dr. Moore detailed her …

Le Carré’s family said in a statement that he died from pneumonia. He is survived by his wife, Jane, and four sons. “I represented David for almost 15 years. I have lost a mentor, an inspiration and most importantly, a friend,” said Jonny Geller, CEO of literary agency The Curtis Brown Group. “We will not …

John le Carré, Best-Selling Author of Cold War Thrillers, Dies at 89  The New York Times John le Carré, author of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, dies aged 89  The Guardian The Best Way to Read John le Carré’s George Smiley Books  Vulture John le Carré, who lifted the spy novel to literature, dies at 89  The Washington Post John …

The ALOHAnet designed by him in the 70s in Hawaii, was a precursor to the technology used in today’s smartphones and home WiFi networks. HIGHLIGHTS Norman Abramson, father of wireless networks passed away at his residence in San Francisco at the age of 88. He was suffering from skin cancer. Abramson and his team developed …

Former Illinois State Sen. Martin Sandoval, who pleaded guilty to federal corruption charges earlier this year and had agreed to cooperate with federal investigations, has passed away after being diagnosed with COVID-19. Sandoval, 56, passed away after he was hospitalized due to the illness, his attorney told the Chicago Tribune. “While he may have strayed …