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Dolores O'Riordan, voice of The Cranberries, dies at 46

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 00:40:45 GMT2018-01-16T00:40:45Z

LONDON (AP) -- Dolores O'Riordan, whose urgent, powerful voice helped make Irish rock band The Cranberries a global success in the 1990s, died suddenly on Monday at a London hotel. She was 46....

Gospel star Edwin Hawkins, known for 'Oh Happy Day,' dies

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 22:32:25 GMT2018-01-15T22:32:25Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- Edwin Hawkins, the gospel star best known for the crossover hit "Oh Happy Day" and as a major force for contemporary inspirational music, died Monday at age 74....

Hall of Fame umpire Doug Harvey dies at 87

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 03:39:22 GMT2018-01-15T03:39:22Z

VISALIA, Calif. (AP) -- Doug Harvey, one of 10 umpires enshrined in the baseball Hall of Fame, has died. He was 87....

Julio Rocha, jailed former Nicaragua soccer boss, dies at 67

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 21:19:41 GMT2018-01-13T21:19:41Z

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) -- Julio Rocha, the former Nicaraguan Football Federation president convicted in the United States in a corruption scandal at FIFA, died on Saturday. He was 67....

Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 19:00:58 GMT2018-01-13T19:00:58Z

Keith Jackson, whose signature phrases like "Whoa, Nelly!" made him the down-home voice of college football during more than five decades as a sportscaster, has died. He was 89....

John Tunney, ex-US senator from California, dies at 83

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 04:37:59 GMT2018-01-13T04:37:59Z

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- John V. Tunney, whose successful campaign for a California seat in the U.S. Senate became the basis for the 1972 Robert Redford film "The Candidate," has died. He was 83....

Doreen Tracey, an original Disney Mouseketeer, dies at 74

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:20:07 GMT2018-01-12T17:20:07Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- Doreen Tracey, a former child star who played one of the original cute-as-a-button Mouseketeers on "The Mickey Mouse Club" in the 1950s, has died, according to Disney publicist Howard Green. She was 74....

Tom Luken, Democratic power player in Cincinnati, dies at 92

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 14:41:52 GMT2018-01-11T14:41:52Z

CINCINNATI (AP) -- A former Ohio congressman and Cincinnati mayor who was a Democratic force in a decades-long political career and known for mentoring young politicians such as Jerry Springer has died. Thomas Luken was 92....

Motorhead guitarist Fast Eddie Clarke dies at 67

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 14:18:50 GMT2018-01-11T14:18:50Z

LONDON (AP) -- British hard rock band Motorhead says former guitarist Edward "Fast Eddie" Clarke has died aged 67....

Arizona man turned camera on injustices of Native Americans

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 23:53:07 GMT2018-01-10T23:53:07Z

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) -- An Arizona man celebrated for the humanity that was showcased in his photographs of people across the Colorado Plateau and the world has died....