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As chief executive of Avis Rent a Car, he was one of the first African Americans to head a Fortune 500 company.

  • Nov 16, 2018

He co-founded the pathbreaking National Theatre of the Deaf in 1967.

  • Nov 5, 2018

The Auschwitz survivor volunteered for more than two decades at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington.

  • Oct 30, 2018

He was a spokesman for presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in 2016 and at his death was press secretary to Sen. Kamala Harris of California.

  • Oct 26, 2018

His innovation in pacemakers was credited with saving millions of lives, and his company became one of the largest producers of medical devices in the world.

  • Oct 23, 2018

The seven-term Democrat supported privacy rights and blamed the FBI for his legal woes.

  • Oct 18, 2018

He was credited with energizing the agency dubbed the “little old lady of Pennsylvania Avenue.”

  • Oct 9, 2018

As U-Va. president from 1985 to 1990, he was credited with recruiting more minorities to the faculty and student ranks.

  • Oct 3, 2018

A refu­gee of Nazi Germany, he dissected events that shaped history as well as his life.

  • Sep 30, 2018

A Wells Fargo bank in Sterling, Va. was robbed Dec. 13.

  • Dec 14, 2012
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