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David Landau (2015)
The Associated PressJERUSALEM (AP) — David Landau, a British born author and journalist who was a former editor-in-chief of Israel's Haaretz newspaper and also worked for the Jerusalem Post, has died. He was 67.Haaretz said he died Tuesday. The paper's obituary said he was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor in 2013.Landau was Haaretz's chief between 2004 and 2008 and launched its English...
Lou Miliano (2015)
The Associated PressPINELLAS PARK, Fla. (AP) — Longtime CBS Radio News reporter Lou Miliano has died in Florida. He was 67.A news release from CBS News says Miliano died Monday at a Pinellas Park hospice. It said he had been diagnosed with lung cancer several years ago.Miliano's career as a broadcast journalist spanned four decades. The Jersey City, New Jersey, native spent much of the 1980s...
Wallace O. Westfeldt (2015)
The Associated PressPLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Wallace O. Westfeldt, whose half-century journalism career started in print and led to network and public broadcasting, died Sunday at the age of 91.Westfeldt's death in Plattsburgh, New York, was confirmed by his family.His first newspaper job was as a reporter at the Nashville Tennessean during a time it was at the forefront covering desegregation....
Julio Scherer Garcia, 88 (1926 - 2015)
By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN, The Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — One of Mexico's most important and influential journalists of the past half century, Julio Scherer Garcia, died Wednesday at the age of 88, reported Proceso, the newsmagazine he founded. Scherer helped expose many of Mexico's greatest scandals for decades, probing a secret army unit to combat guerrillas, a multimillion-dollar...
Stuart Scott, 49 (1965 - 2015)
By RICK FREEMAN, The Associated Press Stuart Scott, the longtime "SportsCenter" anchor and ESPN personality known for his enthusiasm and ubiquity, died Sunday. He was 49. Scott had fought cancer since a diagnosis in late 2007, the cable TV sports network said, but remained dedicated to his craft even as he underwent chemotherapy, radiation and surgery. ESPN President John Skipper said in...
Matthew Franjola (2015)
By STEPHEN SINGER, The Associated PressHARTFORD, Connecticut (AP) — Matthew Franjola, a reporter and photographer for The Associated Press who was among the last Americans in Saigon as it fell to...
Jack Loftis (2014)
The Associated PressHOUSTON (AP) — Jack Loftis, a former editor of the Houston Chronicle who shepherded the newspaper through 15 years of changing ownership and technology, has died. Loftis was 80...
Ben Bolton (2014)
By MATT SEDENSKY, The Associated PressBen Bolton, who covered the Second Vatican Council and two papacies for The Associated Press, has died, his family said Friday. He was 82.Metastatic cancer had...
Richard C. Hottelet (2014)
By STEPHEN SINGER, The Associated PressHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Richard C. Hottelet, the last of the original "Murrow's Boys," the pioneering group of wartime journalists hired by CBS radio newsman...
Michel du Cille (2014)
The Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Photojournalist Michel du Cille, a three-time Pulitzer Prize winner who recently captured compelling images of Ebola patients and their caretakers, died in...
Bryan Burwell, 59 (1955 - 2014)
e Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — Bryan Burwell, a longtime sports columnist with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, died Thursday after a short battle with cancer. He was 59. The newspaper made...
William Heath (2014)
By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, The Associated PressALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico (AP) — William Heath, an award-winning journalist and former bureau chief for The Associated Press who oversaw news coverage...
Juan Carlos Llorca (2014)
The Associated PressEL PASO, Texas (AP) — Juan Carlos Llorca, a veteran Associated Press journalist who covered immigration and the drug war along the U.S.-Mexico border, and whose reporting on...
Michael Shanahan (2014)
By WILL LESTER, The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Shanahan, a veteran Washington political reporter for The Associated Press and Newhouse Newspapers who used that experience to...
Tom Magliozzi, 77 (1937 - 2014)
PHILIP MARCELO, The Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Tom Magliozzi, a mechanic with an MIT degree who became an unlikely radio star as part of the brother duo that hosted "Car Talk," one of...
Ben Bradlee, 93 (1921 - 2014)
NANCY BENAC, The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — In a charmed life of newspapering, Ben Bradlee seemed always to be in just the right place. The raspy-voiced, hard-charging editor who...
Rene Burri, 81 (1933 - 2014)
The Associated PressGENEVA (AP) — Rene Burri, a Swiss photographer best known for his iconic black and white portraits of Communist revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara and painter Pablo Picasso,...
Christopher Duncan (2014)
The Associated PressHOUSTON (AP) — Christopher Duncan, a sports reporter for The Associated Press who covered the Houston Texans, Houston Rockets and the Kentucky Derby, has died at the age of 43.A...
Bruce Morton, 83 (1930 - 2014)
FRAZIER MOORE, The Associated PressNEW YORK (AP) — Veteran TV political correspondent Bruce Morton, who covered the Vietnam War and the United States' space program, died Friday in Washington, D.C....
Bruce Hodgman (2014)
The Associated PressNEW YORK (AP) — A former newsman who worked for The Associated Press for 39 years has died in New York. Bruce Hodgman was 76.His wife, Marion Hodgman, says he died Friday at a...
Enrique Zileri (2014)
FRANK BAJAK, The Associated Press LIMA, Peru (AP) — Enrique Zileri, who as longtime director of Peru's leading newsmagazine defied despotism and battled corruption with stubborn independence,...
Toby Massey (2014)
DOUGLASS K. DANIEL, The Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Toby Massey, a photographer and photo editor who directed coverage of presidents and political conventions as well as natural disasters,...
Margot Adler, 68 (1946 - 2014)
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John Seigenthaler (2014)
KRISTIN M. HALL, The Associated PressNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — John Seigenthaler, the journalist who edited The Tennessean newspaper, helped shape USA Today and worked for civil rights during the...
Felix Dennis, 67 (1947 - 2014)
The Associated PressLONDON (AP) — Felix Dennis, a flamboyant publisher who co-edited the 1960s underground magazine Oz and went on to build a magazine empire, has died. He was 67 and had cancer.His...
Richard Durrett (2014)
The Associated PressBRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Richard Durrett, a veteran reporter who covered Dallas-area sports for ESPN, has died. He was 38.ESPN spokesman Josh Krulewitz confirmed Durrett's death...
C. David Burgin (2014)
The Associated PressHOUSTON (AP) — C. David Burgin, a longtime editor who gained a reputation as a troubleshooter for fading newspapers, died Monday at his home in Houston after a lengthy illness....
Charles Barsotti, 80 (1933 - 2014)
MARIA SUDEKUM, The Associated PressKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Charles Barsotti, whose New Yorker cartoons plumbed the human condition featuring characters such as the psychiatrist dog and the pilgrim...
Marilyn Beck, 85 (1928 - 2014)
The Associated PressLOS ANGELES (AP) — Veteran entertainment columnist Marilyn Beck has died after a four-decade career interviewing Hollywood luminaries.Beck's business partner, Stacy Jenel Smith,...
Arthur Gelb, 90 (1924 - 2014)
JENNIFER PELTZ, The Associated PressNEW YORK (AP) — Veteran editor Arthur Gelb, whose news sense, arts sensibility and journalistic vigor sculpted The New York Times for decades, died Tuesday at...