WASHINGTON (AP) - Well before he went to the White House in 1977, Jimmy Carter was impressed by the views of foreign policy expert Zbigniew Brzezinski. That Carter immediately liked the Polish-born academic advising his campaign was a plus.
Mr. Sibley took his own life May 11. His mother hopes that going public with his story will help other veterans struggling with mental illness.
Denis Johnson, 67, the prize-winning fiction writer, poet, and playwright best known for his surreal and transcendent story collection Jesus' Son, has died.
A beloved shop owner has died, leaving a void as Memorial Day weekend arrives
The Philadelphia resident cofounded Big Picture Alliance.
His sense of humor and attention to detail grew with each story he told.
Mr. Schnorr, an accomplished oarsman, was a referee with U.S. Rowing for many years. He also was such a fan of the VW Beetle that he drove one until a passenger put a foot through the deteriorating floorboard.
The doctor who used her own tragic case to expose the cancer-spreading hazards of a medical device died of uterine cancer.
"He was so confident as a designer, so sure of himself, it was so easy to work with Malcolm,” architect Cecil Baker said.
NEW YORK (AP) - Dina Merrill, the rebellious heiress who defied her super-rich parents to become a movie star, often portraying stylish wives or "the other woman," has died at age 93.
The gay rights activist saw friends die of AIDS. He created homes and a program for home-bound people with the disease. Professionally, his work is seen in parks throughout Gloucester County.
Known as "the little dynamo," Miss Bertas was among the first women of Greek descent to become a lawyer here. She also taught business law.
Cortez Kennedy was a hulking force at defensive tackle, the cornerstone of a franchise that had little to cheer about for most of his playing career.
He really wanted to make Philadelphia a better place, one fellow lawyer said.
He allowed fathers in the delivery room and relied on hypnosis instead of painkilling drugs during childbirth.