Sept. 6: Comedian JoAnne Worley is 80. Country singer David Allan Coe is 76. Singer-bassist Roger Waters (Pink Floyd) is 72. Actress Swoosie Kurtz is 71. Comedian-actress Jane Curtin is 68. Country singer Buddy Miller is 63. Drummer Joe Smyth of Sawyer Brown is 58. Actor-comedian Jeff Foxworthy is 57. Actor-comedian Michael Winslow ("Police Academy") is 57. Guitarist Pal Waaktaar of A-ha is 54. News correspondent Elizabeth Vargas is 53. Country singer Mark Chesnutt is 52. Actress Rosie Perez is 51. Singer Macy Gray is 48. Singer CeCe Peniston is 46. Singer Darryl Anthony (Az Yet) is 46. Singer Dolores O'Riordan (The Cranberries) is 44. Actor Idris Elba is 43. Actress Anika Noni Rose is 43. Singer Nina Persson (The Cardigans) is 41. Actress Naomie Harris ("Pirates of the Caribbean" movies) is 39. Rapper Noreaga is 38. Rapper Foxy Brown is 37. Actress Lauren Lapkus ("Orange Is the New Black") is 30. Singer Max George of The Wanted is 27.
Arquimides Puccio seemed to neighbors like a pious, conservative and obsessively tidy man. Several times a day, he'd sweep the sidewalk in front of his home in an upper-class Buenos Aires neighborhood.
Oscar-winning actor and U.N. goodwill ambassador Forest Whitaker urged world lawmakers on Monday to speak out to help former child soldiers in Uganda, South Sudan and Myanmar, gang members in Mexico and the United States, and orphans in Syria and other countries.
A deputy fearing for his life shot a man who authorities say had been stalking a female wrestler, wounding him Monday outside a World Wrestling Entertainment training facility in central Florida, authorities said.
Wayne W. Dyer, who became the pied piper of the self-help movement with the 1976 publication of his runaway best-seller, "Your Erroneous Zones: Step-By-Step Advice for Escaping the Trap of Negative Thinking and Taking Control of Your Life," has died at age 75.
The faith-based family drama "War Room" outshone its competition despite a relatively quiet release, taking the second place spot with $11.4 million from only 1,135 locations. The PG-rated film lost the top spot to "Straight Outta Compton," which is still playing in over 3,000 theaters, but flew past its modest $3.5 million budget on a relatively limited number of screens.
New Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh was the talk of college football's offseason as he dominated headlines throughout the spring and summer. The Wolverines' season opener has been hyped because of Harbaugh's return to the college ranks.
A prosecutor said in opening statements Monday that former Indianapolis Colts linebacker Josh McNary ignored a woman's requests to stop after he began having sex with her at his apartment last December.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady attended last-minute settlement talks between the NFL and its players union Monday before a judge announced he would decide the dispute over deflated footballs with a ruling in a day or two.