Arts Nov 22

FILE PHOTO: Cuban musician Pablo Milanes performs at a concert in Havana
Pablo Milanés, Cuban singer-songwriter, dies at 79

Pablo Milanés, the Latin Grammy-winning balladeer who helped found Cuba’s “nueva trova” movement and toured the world as a cultural ambassador for Fidel Castro’s revolution, has died in Spain, where he had been under treatment for blood cancer. He was…

Politics Oct 25

Senate Armed Services Committee Holds Confirmation Hearing For Defense Secretary Nominee Ashton Carter
Former Defense Secretary Ash Carter dies at 68

Ash Carter, who as defense secretary in the final two years of the Obama administration opened military combat jobs to women and ended a ban on transgender people serving in the military, has died at age 68.

Sep 13

Jean-Luc Godard, iconic French director, dead at 91

Swiss news agency ATS quoted Godard’s partner, Anne-Marie Mieville, and her producers as saying he died peacefully and surrounded by his loved ones at his home in the Swiss town of Rolle, on Lake Geneva, on Tuesday.