• Charles Lazarus Mar 22, 2018

    NEW YORK (AP) — Charles P. Lazarus, the World War II veteran who founded Toys R Us, has died at age 94, a week after the iconic chain he started six decades ago announced it will shut down its stores across the U.S.

  • Rita Owens Mar 21, 2018

    NEW YORK (AP) — Queen Latifah is mourning the death of her mother. In a statement, the singer and actress says Rita Owens died Wednesday after struggling with a heart condition for many years. The statement did not given her mother's age or say where the death occurred.

  • Frank Avruch Mar 20, 2018

    Frank Avruch, longtime Boston TV personality who starred as Bozo the Clown from 1959 to 1970, died Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at his home in Boston, according to The Associated Press. He was 89.

  • Larry Kwong Jun 17, 1923 - Mar 15, 2018

    Larry Kwong, the first player of Asian heritage to appear in an NHL game, has died at 94.

  • Millie Dunn Veasey Jan 31, 1918 - Mar 9, 2018

    Millie Dunn Veasey, believed to be one of the last African-American women to serve overseas during World War II, has died, according to the Associated Press. She was 100.

  • Ed Charles Apr 29, 1933 - Mar 15, 2018

    Ed Charles, the third baseman known as "The Glider" who helped lead the Miracle Mets to the 1969 World Series title, died Thursday, March 15, 2018, according to the Associated Press. He was 84.

  • Louise Slaughter Aug 14, 1929 - Mar 16, 2018

    Louise Slaughter, longtime Congresswoman from New York, and first woman to chair the House Rules Committee, died Friday, March 16, 2018, days after falling in her residence, according to The Associated Press. She was 88.