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Jerry Weintraub, a showman whose career touched entertainers as grandly diverse as Elvis Presley and Michael Douglas, died on Monday.
Cable television pioneer and Comcast founder Ralph Roberts passed away Thursday night. He was an icon, mentor and friend to many. He will be greatly missed.
Roberts, who served as the company's chairman emeritus, founded Comcast when he bought a small cable system in Mississippi in 1963.
Nine people were shot dead during a bible study session at a church in South Carolina, reports CNBC's Becky Quick.
"Jimmy was a master of his craft, but he was so much more—he was an incomparable force of nature," JPMorgan head Jamie Dimon said.
China is no stranger to transport disasters. While some were caused by human errors, others were due to lax implementation of proper procedures. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports.
Amid scarce information available on the rescue operation, frustration is growing among the relatives of those missing in China's cruise ship tragedy. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports.
June is National Safety Month, and the National Safety Council has compiled statistics on the odds of dying for Americans. Deborah Hersman, National Safety Council President and CEO, provides insight.
American Express President Ed Gilligan has passed away Friday, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.
Her marriage to Nelson Rockefeller soon after both had been divorced raised a political storm and may have cost him the GOP presidential nomination.
The "King of Blues" passed away in his sleep at his home in Las Vegas, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso Cabrera.
Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg posted an emotional tribute to her husband, Dave Goldberg, four days after his death in a treadmill accident.
Dave Goldberg, chief executive of SurveyMonkey and husband of Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg, died after he collapsed at the gym at a private resort in Mexico.
Disney has moved its earnings report to Tuesday morning to allow employees to attend SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg's funeral.
Survey Monkey CEO Dave Goldberg died suddenly this weekend. He was a well-known entrepreneur and husband of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg.
With capital punishments also in place in Singapore and Malaysia, it is unfair for Indonesia to be criticized for the execution of drug convicts, says Bambang Brodjonegoro, finance minister of Indonesia.
Diana Sayed, crisis campaigner at Amnesty International, says Indonesia must give "rule of law and due process" to the group of drug-crime convicts on death row.
Famed bankruptcy attorney Harvey Miller has died after a long battle with ALS, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly. He was 82.
Colin Chapman, president of Australian Institute of International Affairs NSW, explains why Australian prime minister Tony Abbott's advice to Europe is "a bit premature."
Rodger Baker, VP of Asia-Pacific Analysis at Stratfor, says the suicide of a South Korean tycoon, which has sparked a political scandal, could hamper government efforts to strengthen the economy.