Country Star Don Williams, 'The Gentle Giant,' Dead At 78Don Williams, an award-winning country singer with love ballads like "I Believe in You," has died. He was 78.
Publicist: Jerry Lewis, Comedian, Telethon Host, Dies At 91Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, has died.
Comedian, Civil Rights Activist Dick Gregory DiesDick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died.
Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-Winning Playwright, Is Dead At 73Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author, has died.
Actor John Heard, Of 'Home Alone' Movies, Dies At 71Actor John Heard, best known for playing the father in the "Home Alone" movie series, has died. He was 72.
Oscar-Winning Actor Martin Landau Dies At 89A publicist for Martin Landau says the Oscar-winning actor and star of the "Mission: Impossible" TV series has died.
George A. Romero, Father Of The Zombie Film, Dead At 77George Romero, whose classic "Night of the Living Dead" and other horror films turned zombie movies into social commentaries, has died. He was 77.
'True Blood' Actor Nelsan Ellis Dead At 39Actor Nelsan Ellis, best known for playing the character of Lafayette Reynolds on "True Blood," has died at the age of 39.
Director John Avildsen Dies At 81; Won Oscar For 'Rocky'John G. Avildsen, who directed "Rocky" and "The Karate Kid," has died at age 81.
Adam West, Who Played 1960s-Era Batman, Dies At 88Adam West has died at age 88, his family said Saturday on a verified Facebook page.
Glenne Headly, Star Of 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels,' Dead At 62Glenne Headly, an early member of the renowned Steppenwolf Theatre Company who went on to star in films and on TV, died Thursday night, according to her agent.
Owner Of Pittsburgh's Original Oyster House DiesPittsburgh has lost one of its most colorful restaurant owners. Lou Grippo, owner of the Original Oyster House in Market Square, has died.