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Michael James "Jim" Delligatti, who created the Big Mac nearly 50 years ago, died Monday at home in Pittsburgh at the age of 98.
Ron Glass, a prolific character actor best known for his role as detective Ron Harris in the long-running "Barney Miller," has died at 71.
Fidel Castro's life was synonymous with Cuban history. Here are some key moments.
Florence Henderson, known as one of TV's most iconic moms, Carol Brady on "The Brady Bunch," has died from heart failure, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
A suicide truck bomb killed about 100 people in the city of Hilla, south of Baghdad, on Thursday.
Pioneering television news anchor Gwen Ifill died Monday after a battle with cancer, NBC News reports.
Leonard Cohen, whose works spanned six decades and inspired numerous others, has died at the age of 82, NBC News reports.
Janet Reno, the first woman U.S. attorney general, has died aged 78, according to media reports.
The first woman to serve as US attorney general Jane Reno has died from complications of Parkinson's Disease.
New evidence suggests the aviation pioneer could have died as a castaway on an uninhabited island.
Emergency crews say four adults were killed in Australia after a water ride malfunctioned.
Gunmen stormed a Pakistani police training academy in the southwestern city of Quetta, killing at least 48 people and wounding more than 100.
The calm reaction in Thailand to the passing of King Bhumibol suggests that groundwork for his replacement had been laid, says Kevin Hewison, professor at the UNC-CH.
Patrick Jory, lecturer at the University of Queensland, talks about the Thai monarchy's holding company that the King has sole discretion in using.
Patrick Jory, lecturer at the University of Queensland, talks about what lies ahead for Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn in navigating the Thai political landscape.
Thitinan Pongsudhirak, professor at Chulalongkorn University, explains why King Bhumibol's passing will be so deeply mourned by Thailand.