The Oklahoma Republican, a practicing obstetrician, frustrated both parties with his use of procedural tactics to delay or derail legislation that contributed in his view to the billowing federal deficit.
Kirk Douglas, the actor with the distinctive dimpled chin, raspy voice and highly charged dramatic energy whose starring roles in ?Spartacus,? ?Champion? and ?Paths of Glory? helped him become one of Hollywood's foremost leading men and enduring stars, died on Feb. 5, 2020.