Mary V. Sampson of Whitman, at 86
Mary V. Sampson of Whitman, formerly of Brockton, died Thursday, Feb. 14. She was 86. Born and raised in Brockton, Mrs. Sampson was a graduate of the former St. Patrick High...
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Adriana DiGiuseppe of Medford
Adriana DiGiuseppe of Medford died Thursday, Feb. 14. Mrs. DiGiuseppe was born and raised in Boston. She and her husband loved to travel, spend winters in warm, sunny Florida...
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Longtime Squaxin Island Tribal Chairman David E. Lopeman remembered for ‘leadership and will'
Mr. Lopeman served on the Squaxin Island Tribal Council for 30 years - 24 as chairman - and was instrumental in establishing the Northwest Indian Treatment Center, the Squaxin...
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Bruno Ganz, star of ‘Wings of Desire,' dies at 77
Bruno Ganz , the Swiss actor whose portrayal of Adolf Hitler in 2004's “ Downfall ” made him an international star, has died. He was 77. Ganz died at home in Zurich on Friday...
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Obituary: Keith Wootton - this Pittsburgh dad was the inspiration for “Pittsburgh Dad”
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Plant biologist Winslow Briggs dies at 90
A global leader in plant genetics and physiology, Briggs published landmark research on the molecular mechanisms that plants and other organisms use to sense and respond to light.
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This week's passages
A roundup of notable obituaries from the week ending Feb. 15.
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Marie V. Oliver of New Bedford, at 94
Marie V. Oliver of New Bedford died Thursday, Feb. 14, at Sippican Health Care Center. She was 94. She was born in New Bedford, where she lived all her life. She volunteered as...
1 day ago - Boston Herald
Hundreds of Kind Strangers Show Up to the Funeral for a Veteran With ‘No Surviving Family'
World War II veteran James McCue outlived his wife and family. But when he died at the age of 97 in Massachusetts in February, a crowd of hundreds still turned out for the...
1 day ago - Time
Edward Rosengard of Chelsea, Army veteran
Edward Lester Rosengard of Chelsea died Tuesday, Feb. 12. He was a 1952 graduate of Chelsea High School and graduated cum laude from Boston University in 1956 with a degree in...
2 days ago - Boston Herald
The headlines of News BreaK
Victims of the Aurora, Illinois mass shooting included a 21-year-old intern...
At least five people are dead after a gunman opened fire at a local manufacturing facility in Aurora, Illinois on Friday, February 15. A 21-year-old Human Resources intern, as...
Vatican defrocks former US Cardinal McCarrick over sex abuse
ROME - The Vatican says Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing...
Gunman in Aurora shooting 'went ballistic' using pistol with green laser...
A shooting at the Henry Pratt Company in Aurora, Illinois left five people dead and several injured Friday afternoon after longtime employee Gary Martin opened...
Chicago police release 2 men questioned in 'Empire' star's attack case
Chicago police have released two Nigerian brothers previously arrested on suspicion of assaulting "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett.
Potential privacy lapse found in Americans' 2010 census data
WASHINGTON - A top Census Bureau official says an internal agency team found that basic personal information collected from more than 100 million Americans during the 2010 head...
Orioles sign All-Star SS Alcides Escobar to minor league contract
Alcides Escobar went to the All-Star game with the Royals in 2015 and won a World Series for Kansas City in the same year.
Michael Annett wins Xfinity Series opener at Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Michael Annett raced to his first NASCAR national series victory in the Xfinity Series season opener Saturday at Daytona International Speedway.
Duquesne beats George Washington, 85-69
Guy, Hunter lead No. 4 Virginia past Notre Dame, 60-54
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Kyle Guy scored 22 points, De'Andre Hunter had 20 with 10 rebounds and No. 4 Virginia withstood a late push by Notre Dame to win 60-54 on Saturday...
Emotional funeral for Sala held in his Argentine hometown
PROGRESSO, Argentina - Family, friends, supporters and former teammates paid tribute to striker Emiliano Sala in his small Argentine hometown on Saturday, almost four weeks...