Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Who Helped Launch The Beat Movement, Dies At 101Ferlinghetti, a San Francisco institution, died Monday at his home. A month shy of his 102nd birthday, Ferlinghetti died "in his own room". The cause of death was lung disease.
Oscar-Winning Actress Cloris Leachman Dies At 94Leachman died in her sleep of natural causes at her home in Encinitas, California, publicist Monique Moss said Wednesday. Her daughter Dinah Englund was at her side.
Prosecuters Say Wixom Man Hit Cops 10 Times With Hockey Stick At U.S. Capitol RiotMichael Foy "swung and appears to have struck officers with his hockey stick no fewer than 10 times," Assistant U.S. Attorney Hank Moon said in a court filing Sunday.
So Why Does It Take Longer To Fly From East To West On An Airplane?The next time you are flying high across the country from east to west, don't be surprised when it takes a little longer than you expect
Arizona State University Unveils 'The Sidney Poitier New American Film School'The decision to name the school after Poitier, 93, is about 'much more than an emphasis on diversity, you're looking for an icon, a person that embodies everything you stand for'
Northern Michigan Auto Shop Pays Off School Districts' Unpaid Lunch DebtsTo celebrate five years in business, the owners of Mr. Hoxie's Garage wrote a check for $2,033.99 to cover unpaid student lunch debts in Suttons Bay, near Traverse City, the Record-Eagle reported.
Mega Millions Jackpot Ticket Worth $1 Billion Bought In NoviThe Mega Millions top prize had been growing since Sept. 15, when a winning ticket was sold in Wisconsin. The lottery's next estimated jackpot is $20 million.
NBC Shutting Down NBC Sports Network At End Of 2021The channel was launched by Comcast in 1995 as the Outdoor Life Network. It was best known for carrying the Tour de France until it acquired the NHL in 2005.
Appreciating Aaron: Remembering The Greatness Of 'Hammerin' Hank'"In my day, sportswriters didn't respect a baseball player unless you played in New York or Chicago," Aaron once said. "If you didn't come from a big city, it was hard to get noticed."
Broadcasting Giant Larry King Dies At 87King died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, his production company, Ora Media, tweeted. No cause of death was given, but a spokesperson said Jan. 4 that King had COVID-19
Harbaugh Adds Maurice Linguist, George Helow To Michigan's Defensive StaffHarbaugh announced the additions Wednesday night, adding that defensive line coach Shaun Nua has agreed on a contract extension and confirming Brian Jean-Mary will return to coach linebackers.
Man Arraigned In Connection With Murder Aboard Vessel In Port HuronReginald Grasty was arraigned Wednesday on open murder and disinterment/mutilation of a corpse charges. He was jailed on a $750,000 bond, according to Port Huron police.
U.S. Vehicles Gas Mileage Down, Emissions Up For First Time In 5 YearsThe mileage increase comes as Americans continue to buy SUVs and trucks, and shift away from more efficient vehicles.
Pandemic-Era Mardi Gras: No Extravagant Balls And Parades, Still Plenty Of CakeThe Mardi Gras season always starts on Jan. 6 and ends on Fat Tuesday, which this year falls on Feb. 16.
Wayne Brady, Adam Lambert Starring In 'Ratatouille' MusicalTickets are on sale exclusively on TodayTix.com and are $5. Proceeds will benefit The Actors Fund, which aids entertainment industry workers.