Rugby player Meafua dies after celebratory jump from bridge

MONTAUBAN, France (AP) — Samoan rugby player Kelly Meafua has died after jumping from a bridge in France, his club said. Montauban, a club in France’s second division, said in…

If your loved one dies in Kaiser’s Fresno ER, here are the words used to honor them

published on May 6, 2022 – 12:44 PMWritten by Ben Hensley Emergency department nurses at Kaiser Permanente Fresno Medical Center have been issued cards containing a passage to be read…

Trucking company founder, philanthropist Dick Johanson dies at 96

Dick Johanson speaks at the 2018 60 Ideas in 60 Minutes event in Fresno, hosted by The Business Journal. File Photo published on April 29, 2022 – 2:00 PMWritten by…

Climate Activist Who Set Himself on Fire Outside Supreme Court Dies

Wynn Alan Bruce, a photographer and Buddhist from Colorado, died after setting himself on fire on Earth Day. A friend of Bruce’s said his actions were meant to call attention…

Long-serving Utah US Senator Orrin Hatch dies at age 88 – Daily Breeze

By LINDSAY WHITEHURST SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Orrin G. Hatch, the longest-serving Republican senator in history who was a fixture in Utah politics for more than four decades, died…

Long-serving Utah Senator Orrin Hatch dies at age 88 – Daily Breeze

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Orrin G. Hatch, who became the longest-serving Republican senator in history as he represented Utah for more than four decades, died Saturday at age 88.…

Orrin Hatch, Longtime Utah Republican Senator, Dies at 88

Former Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah died on Saturday at age 88. Hatch’s Senate career spanned more than four decades, overseeing a long list of accomplishments. Hatch died in…

One dies in Hwy. 4 collision

ANTIOCH — A person died Sunday night after a fatal vehicle collision on Highway 4, authorities said. At 9:36 p.m., California Highway Patrol officers responded to reports of the collision…

Madeleine Albright, 1st female US secretary of state, dies – Daily Breeze

By MATTHEW LEE WASHINGTON (AP) — Madeleine Albright, a child refugee from Nazi- and then Soviet-dominated Eastern Europe who rose to become the first female secretary of state and a…

Oscar and Emmy-winning Bay Area filmmaker John Korty dies

Oscar-winning filmmaker John Korty died at his home in Point Reyes Station. He was 85. Mr. Korty died March 9. He was known for his independent films, many made in…