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Actress/activist Ruby Dee dies at 91
EXCLUSIVE | Inside Bergdahl’s journal
Big change to frequent flyer programs
My sister inspired The Fault in Our Stars
(Craig Herndon / The Washington Post)
Admiral guided U.S. Naval Academy in aftermath of worst cheating scandal in military college’s history.
Mrs. Brody’s studies of the elderly and their caregivers transformed the field of gerontology.
Ms. Kaufman’s candid, comic novel about education was drawn from her experience as a teacher.
A Local Life: Mrs. De Boeck, 92, wrote music for dance and composed ‘Come and See the Peppermint Tree.’
A lifelong adventurer, Mr. Smith led a small crew in a transatlantic crossing by raft at age 85.
Steve Chawkins | Los Angeles Times
Henry “Hank” Hartsfield Jr. spent many years in training and 20 days in orbit — but they were very good days.
Yalman Onaran | Bloomberg News
He transformed a small bond shop into the fifth-largest U.S. securities firm before it collapsed in 2008.
David Colker | Los Angeles Times
The programs touched on a variety of teen problems, including pregnancy, suicide and bullying.
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The Senate majority leader and White House chief of staff under President Ronald Reagan died June 26 at age 88.
Herb Jeffries, historic actor and jazz musician has died.
The Nobel Prize-winning author of “One Hundred Years of Solitude” influenced generations of writers around the world.
The former singer, actor and dancer dies at age 93.
Lawrence E. Walsh, the independent counsel for the Iran-contra investigation has died. He was 102.
The former ambassador and political influencer was not defined by formal titles or positions.
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