2015 deaths
This is a chronology of notable deaths in 2015. Names are reported under the date of death. Names under each date are reported in alphabetical order by family name or pseudonym. Deaths of non-human or...
Trump: Baltimore prosecutor should "prosecute herself"
Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump had harsh words for Baltimore prosecutor Marilyn Mosby. Reacting to news that Mosby would drop all charge...
Two officers in Freddie Gray case sue Marilyn Mosby
Two officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray are suing Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby for defamation and invasion of privacy.
Baltimore Officer Acquitted On All Counts In Freddie Gray Case
A judge found police officer Edward M. Nero not guilty of all criminal charges in the case of Freddie Gray, whose death last year in police custody sparked riots and widespread anger in the city. Fiv...
The High-Class Chaos Engulfing One of London’s Wealthiest Neighborhood
Mayfair, home of the 1 percent’s 1 percent, has seen a flare-up of drama of all sorts in recent months. The Taubman family feud, which should come to a resolution at a multi-million-dollar Sotheby’s a...
Taubman's record $700m trove at Sotheby's tests art market
A. Alfred Taubman, who died in April at 91, was best known as the billionaire chairman of Sotheby's who transformed the genteel auctioneer into an international powerhouse and went to prison after bei...
Yogi Berra, Hall of Fame catcher for Yankees, dies
Yogi Berra, one of the greatest catchers in baseball history who also was known for his humorous malapropisms, has died. He was 90.
Leader Of Islamic State Took American Hostage As Sexual Slave
The leader of the Islamic State personally kept a 26-year-old American woman as a hostage and raped her repeatedly, according to U.S. officials and her family. The family of Kayla Mueller said in an i...
American football legend Frank Gifford dies
Former NFL star and longtime sportscaster Frank Gifford died Sunday of natural causes in his Connecticut home, his family said.
22 Incredible Facts About The Life and Career Of Sir Christopher Lee
If Sir Christopher Lee had just been a movie star, he would still have been an icon. But the late actor, who passed away last week, had an amazing life even beyond his incredible body of work. Whether...
Dave Goldberg death the result of head trauma while exercising
Dave Goldberg, husband of Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg, died from accidental blunt force trauma while exercising, according to Mexican officials.
Prisoner in van thought Gray was ‘trying to injure himself’ - The Washington Post
According to a police document obtained by The Post, a prisoner in a separate compartment of the same Baltimore police van as Freddie Gray told officers he heard Gray “banging against the walls.”
Acts of kindness for crowd queuing to pay last respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew
As Singaporeans queued in the hot sun for hours on Wednesday awaiting their turn to pay their last respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew in Parliament House, acts of kindness sprouted up around them. From iced...
Mammootty visits speaker G Karthikeyan
കാര്‍ത്തികേയനെ നടന്‍ മമ്മൂട്ടി സന്ദര്‍ശിച്ചു. Mega star Mammootty visits speaker G Karthikeyan.
Two 'Caucasus' Men Detained 'On Suspicion Of Committing' Nemtsov Killing
Two suspects have been detained in connection with the February 27 killing in Moscow of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov.Aleksandr Bortnikov, director of the Federal Security Servic...
Charb
Stéphane Charbonnier ([ʃaʁbɔnje]; 21 August 1967 – 7 January 2015), known as Charb ([ʃaʁb]), was a French satirical caricaturist and journalist. He worked for several newspapers and magazines, jo...
Charb - Wikipedia
Omar Karami
Omar Abdul Hamid Karami (last name also spelled Karamé and Karameh) (Arabic: عمر عبد الحميد كرامي‎; 7 September 1934 – 1 January 2015) was the Prime Minister of Lebanon on two separate ...
The High-Class Chaos Engulfing One of London’s Wealthiest Neighborhood
Mayfair, home of the 1 percent’s 1 percent, has seen a flare-up of drama of all sorts in recent months. The Taubman family feud, which should come to a resolution at a multi-million-dollar Sotheby’s a...
Upendra Trivedi
Upendra Jethalal Trivedi (July 14, 1936 – January 4, 2015) was an Indian film and stage actor, director and producer who was one of the most prolific actors of Gujarati cinema. He was ...
Leader Of Islamic State Took American Hostage As Sexual Slave
The leader of the Islamic State personally kept a 26-year-old American woman as a hostage and raped her repeatedly, according to U.S. officials and her family. The family of Kayla Mueller said in an i...
Peter Bridges (priest)
Peter Sydney Godfrey Bridges, ARIBA (30 January 1925 – 24 January 2015) was an Anglican priest who served in three senior posts during the last third of the twentieth century. Bridges was educated at ...