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May 17, 2018

Ray Wilson, 1966 World Cup winner with England, dies at 83

Ray Wilson, the left back in all six of England's games in its World Cup-winning campaign in 1966, has died. He was 83. Huddersfield announced Wilson's death on Wednesday. The northern English team said Wilson, who played for the club for most of his career, ...

Former News 23 anchor Kishii dies at 73

May 16, 2018

Former News 23 anchor Kishii dies at 73

Shigetada Kishii, a former anchor of with the news program News 23, died Tuesday of lung cancer at his Tokyo home. He was 73. Kishii joined the daily Mainichi Shimbun newspaper in 1967 and headed its political news section. He also served as chief editorial ...

Longtime NFL coach Chuck Knox dies at 86

/ May 15, 2018

Longtime NFL coach Chuck Knox dies at 86

Chuck Knox, a longtime NFL coach who won 186 regular-season games, died Sunday at age 86, the Seattle Seahawks confirmed. Knox's granddaughter, Lee Ann, originally announced the news on Twitter. Knox reportedly was suffering from dementia and recently entered hospice care. Knox coached for the Los Angeles ...

May 14, 2018

Will Alsop, famed U.K. architect with exuberant style, dies at 70

British architect Will Alsop, whose exuberant buildings enliven cities on both sides of the Atlantic, has died, his company said Sunday. He was 70. Marcos Rosello, a co-founder with Alsop of the London-based architecture practice aLL Design, said Alsop died Saturday after a short illness. Born ...

Frank King, an architect of 1988 Calgary Games, dies at 81

May 11, 2018

Frank King, an architect of 1988 Calgary Games, dies at 81

Frank King, an architect of the 1988 Winter Olympics that helped change the face of Calgary, has died. He was 81. He died Wednesday of a heart attack while training at a downtown club, said Bob Niven, the chief executive officer of Calgary's bid committee. ...

May 11, 2018

Oldest person in U.S., Pennsylvania woman, dies at 114

A 114-year-old Pennsylvania woman who was the oldest person in the United States has died, according to a funeral home. The Robert D Heath Funeral Home said that Delphine Gibson died Wednesday. Gibson had been living at a Huntingdon nursing home since 2004, when she was ...