Tuesday, October 02, 2012
Saturday, September 29, 2012
September 29, 2012 Arthur O. Sulzberger, the quiet man who modernized The New York Times over more than three decades and stubbornly defended the press against government interference, died early Saturday at his home in Long Island. He was 86.
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September 29, 2012 The New York Times prospered under Sulzberger's guidance, leading the way in financially difficult times through innovation and savvy management. Under Sulzberger, the paper added sections and editions, won 31 Pulitzer prizes, and played a historic role in defending the First Amendment.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Monday, September 24, 2012
Friday, September 21, 2012
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
September 11, 2012 Ceremonies at ground zero, the Pentagon and Shanksville; Chicago teachers away from the classroom for a second day as contract talks drag on.
Monday, September 10, 2012
Friday, September 07, 2012
September 7, 2012 Hal David, the Oscar- and Grammy-winning lyricist, died Saturday in Los Angeles. He was 91. David is best known for his many collaborations with composer Burt Bacharach between the late '50s and the mid-'70s.
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Thursday, September 06, 2012
Tuesday, September 04, 2012
Monday, September 03, 2012
September 3, 2012 Actor Michael Clarke Duncan has died at age 54, according to his fiancée, the Rev. Omarosa Manigault. Known for his large size and deep, resonant voice, Duncan received an Oscar nomination for his performance in The Green Mile. The actor's death is "a tragic loss," says his manager.
Sunday, September 02, 2012
September 2, 2012 Moon had been hospitalized in South Korea two week ago with pneumonia. He was 92 years old.