RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Pneumonia

A collection of news and information related to Pneumonia published by this site and its partners.

Top Pneumonia Articles

Displaying items 67-77
  • Curtis Tarr dies at 88; switched military draft to lottery system

    Curtis Tarr dies at 88; switched military draft to lottery system
    Curtis Tarr, the director of the U.S. Selective Service System who altered the lottery for the draft during the Vietnam War to make the process more random, died June 21 of pneumonia at his home in Walnut Creek, Calif. He was 88. His death was confirmed...
  • Sam Jameson dies at 76; former longtime L.A. Times correspondent

    Sam Jameson dies at 76; former longtime L.A. Times correspondent
    Sam Jameson, a former longtime Los Angeles Times foreign correspondent with a deep knowledge of and close personal affinity for Japan, his professional and personal base for half a century, died Friday at a Tokyo hospital. He was 76. The cause of...
  • Ken Venturi dies at 82; golfer had dramatic win in 1964 U.S. Open

    Ken Venturi dies at 82; golfer had dramatic win in 1964 U.S. Open
    Ken Venturi, who won the 1964 U.S. Open golf championship in dramatic fashion and became a longtime television commentator, died Friday in Rancho Mirage. He was 82. Venturi, who was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame earlier this month, died at...
  • New Jersey Sen. Lautenberg dead at age 89

    New Jersey Sen. Lautenberg dead at age 89
    U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg, a multimillionaire New Jersey businessman and the last World War II veteran remaining in the Senate, has died at age 89. His office said Lautenberg died shortly after 4 a.m. EDT on Monday at a New York hospital after...
  • PASSINGS: Miller Barber, Jiroemon Kimura

    PASSINGS: Miller Barber, Jiroemon Kimura
    Miller Barber Champion golfer with unusual swing Miller Barber, 82, a golfer with a unique swing who made the most combined starts on the PGA and Champions tours, died Tuesday. The PGA Tour announced his death but did not provide details. He...
  • PASSINGS: Laszlo Csatary, Prince Johan Friso

    PASSINGS: Laszlo Csatary, Prince Johan Friso
    Laszlo Csatary Suspected Nazi war criminal Laszlo Csatary, 98, a Hungarian war crimes suspect who allegedly brutalized and deported thousands of Jewish prisoners to the infamous Nazi concentration camp of Auschwitz during World War II, died of...
  • PASSINGS: Jeanne Cooper, Mario Machado, Bryan Forbes

    PASSINGS: Jeanne Cooper, Mario Machado, Bryan Forbes
    Jeanne Cooper Emmy winner starred in 'The Young and the Restless' Jeanne Cooper, 84, the enduring soap opera star who played grande dame Katherine Chancellor for nearly four decades on CBS' "The Young and the Restless," died Wednesday in her sleep,...
  • Rena Price dies at 97; her and son's arrests sparked Watts riots

    Rena Price dies at 97; her and son's arrests sparked Watts riots
    On a hot August evening nearly 48 years ago, Rena Price was at home in South Los Angeles when she was summoned with alarming news: A few blocks away, one of her sons, Marquette Frye, had been stopped by California Highway Patrol officers after driving...
  • Frank Lautenberg dies at 89; Democratic senator from New Jersey

    Frank Lautenberg dies at 89; Democratic senator from New Jersey
    WASHINGTON — Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg of New Jersey, the last World War II veteran in the Senate and a stalwart Democrat who led congressional battles over three decades to toughen gun laws, ban smoking on planes and crack down on drunk driving,...
  • PASSINGS: Ted Hood

    PASSINGS: Ted Hood
    Ted Hood, 86, a yachtsman, sailmaker, yacht designer and builder who captained the winner of the 1974 America's Cup sailing race, died June 28 at a nursing home in Middletown, R.I., his son Richard said. He had had pneumonia and heart problems....
  • Edmund S. Morgan dies at 97; scholar on early America

    Edmund S. Morgan dies at 97; scholar on early America
    Edmund S. Morgan, a leading scholar of the Colonial era who helped reinvigorate the reputations of the founding fathers, probed the country's racial and religious origins and, in his 80s, wrote a bestselling biography of Benjamin Franklin, has died in...