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Masaya Nakamura, the "Father of Pac-Man" who founded the Japanese video game company behind the hit game, has died.
Six people were killed and eight others were injured after gunmen opened fire at a Quebec City mosque Sunday night.
Six people were killed and eight injured after gunmen opened fire in a Quebec City mosque during evening prayers.
The actress, who won seven Emmy awards over the years, was in the company of her husband and friends when she died.
Television legend Mary Tyler Moore passes away, CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports.
Yordano Ventura and Andy Marte died in two different traffic accidents, authorities in the Dominican Republic told the Associated Press.
Thirteen automakers are now recalling more than 652,000 vehicles in the U.S.
Former astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon, has died at age 82.
A Turkish cargo jet crashed near Kyrgyzstan's Manas airport on Monday, killing at least 30 people.
Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani's death is a blow to reformists deprived now of their most influential supporter in the Islamic establishment.
A prison riot has left at least 56 dead, in the bloodiest violence in more than two decades in Brazil's overcrowded penitentiary system.
A day after the death of her daughter Carrie Fisher, Ms. Reynolds suffered a stroke and died. The actress was 84.
"She's gone to be with Carrie," Todd Fisher says of the death of his mother, Debbie Reynolds. NBC News reports.
The movie studio must now contend with how to proceed with the "Star Wars" franchise without Carrie Fisher's iconic character, Princess Leia.
Erik Davis at Fandango says that the unexpected passing of Carrie Fisher is a dilemma that Disney will need to figure out.
Actress Carrie Fisher, who starred as Princess Leia in Star Wars, has passed away at the age of 60.
"Star Wars" has lost its most beloved princess, NBC News reports.
British pop singer George Michael, who shot to fame in the 1980s with Wham! and continued as a solo artist, died on Sunday at his home in England. He was 53.
Italy's interior minister says the suspect in the Berlin Christmas market truck attack was killed in a shoot-out with police.
Officials say the four people arrested were in contact with a 24-year-old Tunisian suspect.