World Obits November 15-26, 2018


November 26 Bernardo Bertolucci, 77, Italian film director (Last Tango in Paris, The Last Emperor, Novecento), Oscar winner (1988), cancer.[1] Bonita Mabo, 75, Australian educator and indigenous activist.[2] Darren Pitcher, 49, English footballer (Charlton Athletic, Crystal Palace).[3] (death announced on this date) 25 Randolph L. Braham, 95, Romanian-born American historian and political scientist.[4] Viktor Kanevskyi, 82, Ukrainian football …


NASA Mission to Mars Lands This Afternoon

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This  afternoon,  Nov. 26, NASA’s InSight spacecraft will blaze through the Martian atmosphere and attempt to set a lander gently on the surface of the Red Planet in less time than it takes to hard-boil an egg. InSight’s entry, descent and landing (EDL) team, based at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in …


Country Legend Dead at 85


Breaking news!!! .to his publicist, Country Music Hall of Fame member and versatile entertainer Roy Clark died Thursday at his Tulsa, Oklahoma home due to complications from pneumonia. He was 85 years old. A fleet-fingered instrumentalist best known for his 20-plus years as a “Hee Haw” co-host, the affable Clark …