Artur Fischer, a German inventor who registered more than 1,100 patents, died at age 96. The New York Times reports.» Read More
Richard Engel of NBC News reports on the attacks overnight in Turkey.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on a shooting outside the U.S. consulate in Istanbul, which remains closed until further notice.
An Afghan official says his government is examining claims that reclusive Taliban leader Mullah Omar is dead.
Connecticut residents are getting some unwelcome news: Their state has become the most expensive place to die in the U.S.
Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees who co-founded the natural cosmetics company, died yesterday. He was 80.
Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees who co-founded the natural cosmetics company before it sold to Clorox, has died. He was 80.
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.
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.
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.