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.
Ex-Senate Staffer: Hall Of Fame Pitcher Jim Bunning Has DiedHall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning, who went on to serve in Congress, has died. He was 85.
Gregg Allman Of The Allman Brothers Band Dies At Age 69A publicist for rock legend Gregg Allman says the organist and singer for The Allman Brothers Band has died. He was 69.
Italy's Emma Morano, The World's Oldest Person, Dies At 117An Italian doctor says Emma Morano, at 117 the world's oldest person, has died in her home in northern Italy.
Pittsburgh Steelers Chairman Dan Rooney Dies At Age 84Steelers nation has lost a legend, as chairman and former U.S. Ambassador to Ireland Dan Rooney has died at the age of 84.
Joni Sledge, Member Of Sister Sledge, Dies At 60Joni Sledge, who with her sisters recorded the defining dance anthem "We Are Family," has died, the band's representative says.
Dr. Thomas Starzl, Organ Transplantation Pioneer, Dies At Pittsburgh HomeDr. Thomas Starzl, who was a pioneer in organ transplantation, died at his Pittsburgh home Saturday.
Family Representative: 'Titantic' Actor Bill Paxton Has DiedA family representative says actor Bill Paxton, who played an astronaut in "Apollo 13" and a treasure hunter in "Titanic," has died from complications due to surgery.
Pittsburgh Official Deborah Walker Dies After Collapsing At EventPittsburgh official Deborah Walker died Friday night.