Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Donaldson Collection via Getty Images
A Look Back On Stan Lee's Life: Photos Of The Marvel Pioneer Through The Years
Comic-book legend Stan Lee died on Monday at the age of 95.
EVAN HURD PHOTOGRAPHY via Getty Images
Stan Lee, Pioneer Of The Marvel Universe, Dead At Age 95
Lee was the co-creator of Marvel Comics characters including Spider-Man, Thor, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Black Panther and the Avengers.
Douglas Rain, Voice Of HAL In '2001: A Space Odyssey,' Is Dead At 90
A classically trained actor, Rain was one of the founders of the Stratford Festival in Ontario, Canada.
The Man 'Super Mario' Was Named After Dies At 84
Italian-American real estate developer Mario Segale leased property to Nintendo back in the '70s.
Dorcas Reilly, Green Bean Casserole Inventor, Dies At 92
Campbell's estimates 40 percent of all cream of mushroom soup cans sold go to making green bean casserole.
Dennis Hof, Nevada Brothel Owner-Turned-GOP Candidate, Dies At 72
The "Trump From Pahrump" was the star of the HBO series "Cathouse," which focused on his brothel Moonlite BunnyRanch.
winyuu via Getty Images
Family Writes Candid Obituary For Woman Who Died After Years Of Opioid Addiction
"Her disease brought her to places of incredible darkness, and this darkness compounded on itself."
Paul Allen, Microsoft Co-Founder, Dead At 65
The billionaire philanthropist and owner of two sports teams, the Seattle Seahawks and the Portland Trailblazers, died of complications related to non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
Woman Writes Wild Obituary For Her Father, And It’s One Hell Of A Ride
Rick Stein was receiving cancer treatment at a hospital when he decided to break out, commandeer a single-engine plane and take flight over the Atlantic Ocean, she wrote.
Kevin Mazur via Getty Images
Scott Wilson, 'The Walking Dead' Star, Dies At Age 76
While Wilson was best known recently as "The Walking Dead's" Hershel Greene, his Hollywood career spanned decades.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
Gaye Gerard via Getty Images
Peggy Sue Gerron, Namesake Of Buddy Holly's Classic Song, Dead At 78
Holly and Gerron first met at Lubbock High School, where he knocked her down while running through the hallways with a guitar in his hands.
Jefferson Airplane Co-Founder Marty Balin Dead At 76
Balin's touchstone band provided the soundtrack to the '60s.
Jorge Silva / Reuters
Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang Dead At 61
A career security officer, Quang was elected president in April 2016.
Tom Williams via Getty Images
Veteran Political Reporter Adam Clymer Dead At 81
During his decades-long career, Clymer covered the Vietnam War and eight presidential campaigns.
Eduardo Munoz / Reuters
Sally Field On Burt Reynolds’ Death: You Will Always Be In ‘My Heart’
"My years with Burt never leave my mind,” said Reynolds’ "Smokey and the Bandit" co-star and former love.
GAB Archive via Getty Images
Actor Burt Reynolds Dead At 82
Reynolds is best known for films such as "Boogie Nights," "Smokey And The Bandit" and "Deliverance."
Fernando Medina via Getty Images
Richard Devos Dead At 92
DeVos was the owner of the Orlando Magic and the father-in-law of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos.
Mike Theiler / Reuters
Neil Simon, Broadway Playwright, Dies At 91
By MARK KENNEDY, AP
Simon was the recipient of numerous honors for his work, including four Tony Awards and the Pulitzer Prize.
Senator John McCain Dies
The six-term Arizona senator and former Republican presidential candidate has died at age 81.
Bloomberg via Getty Images
John McCain, Senator And Former Republican Presidential Nominee, Dead At 81
The six-term senator was a prisoner of war for five and a half years during the Vietnam War.
Phil McCarten / Reuters
Robin Leach, 'Lifestyles Of The Rich And Famous' Host, Dead At 76
Leach was known for wishing viewers "champagne wishes and caviar dreams.”
Former Lynyrd Skynyrd Guitarist Ed King Dead At 68
The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer is best known for co-writing "Sweet Home Alabama."
Fans Honor Late 'LazyTown' Star Stefan Karl Stefansson With Robbie Rotten Meme Tributes
The Icelandic actor died on Tuesday from bile duct cancer.
JOEL SAGET via Getty Images
Kofi Annan, Former United Nations Secretary-General, Dead At 80
Tributes have flooded in for the Ghanaian diplomat, who has been hailed as "a guiding force for good" and a "visionary."
Aretha Franklin, The Undisputed 'Queen Of Soul,' Dead At 76
The Detroit singer is best known for R&B hits like "Respect" and "Think."
Dave Dave, Las Vegas Artist Whose Father Set Him On Fire When He Was A Boy, Dead At 42
Dave was 6 years old when his father gave him a sleeping pill, doused his bed with kerosene and lit it.
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
The Power of Humanity
Difference Maker 100
Expert analysis and commentary to make sense of today's biggest stories.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Get breaking news alerts
Download our app
Go to mobile site