Death

7 Memorable Quotes From the Inimitable Michael K. Williams, Best Known for His Portrayal of Omar on 'The Wire'

The late, great actor passed away suddenly at 54, but left behind a legacy of openness about his life's struggles and successes.

Kenny Herzog

Sheldon Adelson, Renowned Casino Mogul and Major GOP Donor, Dies at 87

Adelson, whose net worth was more than $33 billion in January 2021, according to Bloomberg's Billionaire Index, was the majority stakeholder in the casino hotel company Las Vegas Sands.

Sarah Gray

What Is D614G? Everything You Need to Know About 10 Times More Infectious Covid Mutation

Worse to Come? The new coronavirus strain 'D614G' might be the deadliest mutation humanity has witnessed till date

Former Republican Presidential Candidate Herman Cain Has Died After Being Hospitalized for Coronavirus

The former Godfather's Pizza CEO tested positive earlier this month, 11 days after attending President Donald Trump's campaign rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Coronavirus: Australian Experts Predict $2.4 Trillion Global GDP Loss

In the low-severity model - or best-case scenario of the seven - ANU researchers estimate a global GDP loss of $2.4 trillion, with an estimated death toll of 15 million.

Rosie Perper

[#BlackMamba] Kobe Bryant: The Legend Will Live On

Former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant, 41, and daughter Gianna, 13, lost their lives in a helicopter crash on January 26 in Los Angeles

Facebook's Dead Users Will Outnumber the Living Sooner Than You Think

Every user who passes on joins the rapidly swelling ranks of Facebook's army of the dead.

Rob Marvin

The Man of 'High Josh' - Manohar Parrikar Succumbs to Illness

The 'original' common man of Indian politics, Manohar Parrikar was the epitome of integrity and dedication in public life

Aastha Singal

'Cake' Will Sweeten the Process of Dying in the Digital Age

Cake takes a no-nonsense and pleasant approach to planning your inevitable demise. Founder Suelin Chen explains.

S.C. Stuart

George HW Bush, 41st US President, Passes Away At 94

The resilient President is most remembered for leading the United Nations of America through a chaotic period of world crisis

Aastha Singal

The 5 Lessons I Learned From Working in a Graveyard

Cemeteries are not dark and dreary places. And ... no, no zombies. Instead, they can teach about work ethic and empathy.

Casey Rowland