Living-room Scrabble games were vicious in the Kleeman home, where Dick Kleeman taught his children to love writing and language.
An education and political reporter for the Minneapolis Tribune, Kleeman …
Rabbi Harold Schulweis, an influential Conservative synagogue leader, has died in Los Angeles at age 89.
An Associated Press investigation has found that at least 786 children died of abuse or neglect in the U.S. in a six-year span while in plain view of child protection officials.
George Gleeson called it the “rent-a-kid” program.
It was his humorous way of talking about the students he sponsored to attend DeLaSalle or other private high schools, one of the …
A wounded dolphin rescued by Los Angeles County lifeguards and taken to SeaWorld in San Diego has died.
A member of the German rocket team that helped build America's space program in north Alabama has died.
Billy Milligan, an Ohio man believed to be the first person to use multiple personality disorder in an insanity defense, has died. He was 59.
Richard C. Hottelet, the last of the original "Murrow's Boys," the pioneering group of wartime journalists hired by CBS radio newsman Edward R. Murrow, has died. He was 97.
Alan Gross spent five years wasting away in a Cuban prison, losing hope that he would ever be free and at one point apparently contemplating suicide. He dropped more than 100 pounds, developed hip problems and lost most of the vision in one eye.
Half a century ago, John Burton looked out over Lake Calhoun just before the start of a race and saw the wind rising on the water.
On shore, planning to …