Dennis Farina, the real-life Chicago Police Department cop turned actor, has died, his publicist says.
Farina was best known for portraying Det. Joe Fontana on the TV show Law and Order. His publicist Lori De Waal says Farina died Monday morning after suffering a blod clot in his lung.
He was 69.
Originally published on Tue July 23, 2013 1:09 pm
Originally published on Sun July 21, 2013 6:51 am
Long-time White House correspondent Helen Thomas, who covered every president from Eisenhower to Obama, has died at age 92, according to The Gridiron Club & Foundation.
An autopsy shows that actor Cory Monteith was killed by "a mixed drug toxicity ... heroin, primarily, and also alcohol," the British Columbia coroner's office announced Tuesday afternoon.
Coroner Barbara McLintock released that conclusion in a short video her office posted on YouTube.
Originally published on Tue July 16, 2013 11:54 am
Former White House adviser Leonard Garment, who had been ill, died Saturday at his Manhattan home, his wife, Suzanne Garment, told The Associated Press yesterday. He was 89.
Garment and Richard Nixon met while working together at a law firm in 1963. He later went to work in the Nixon White House and became White House counsel.