• Kenyan athletics head Kiplagat dies after a long illness

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The suspended president of Athletics Kenya, Isaiah Kiplagat, has died after a long illness. He was 72.

  • Georgetown College tries to move on after player’s death

    GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Georgetown College coach Bill Cronin knows each of his players will grieve Colson Machlitt in his own way.

  • Steven Hill, who played ‘Law & Order’ DA Schiff, dies at 94

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steven Hill, a versatile character actor in theater, films and television who achieved his greatest success late in life as grumpy District Attorney Adam Schiff on TV’s long-running “Law & Order,” died Tuesday. He was 94.

  • In this June 28, 1978, file photo, then New York Gov Hugh Carey points to an artists' conception of the new New York Hyatt Hotel/Convention facility that will be build on the site of the former Commordore Hotel, in New York. At the launching ceremony are, from left: Donald Trump, son of the city developer Fred C. Trump; Mayor Ed Koch of New York; Carey; and Robert T. Dormer, executive vice president of the Urban Development Corp. (AP Photo, File)

    Trump family values: bonding over bricks, mortar, politics

    WASHINGTON (AP) — There’s something about bulldozers and hard hats that brings a family together.

  • In this July 17, 2012 file photo, Travelers Chairman and CEO Jay S. Fishman participates in the ceremony ringing the New York Stock Exchange opening bell, in New York. Fishman, who stepped down in 2015, died Thursday, Aug. 19, 2016, after a public battle with ALS disease. He was 63. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

    Former Travelers CEO Jay Fishman dies at 63 after ALS battle

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Travelers Group insurance company chief executive Jay Fishman, who became a national advocate for research into Lou Gehrig’s disease after being diagnosed with it, died at his home in New Jersey on Friday. He was 63.

  • Prominent German historian Ernst Nolte dies at 93

    BERLIN (AP) — Ernst Nolte, a German historian who set off a dispute among his peers by arguing three decades ago that Nazism was a reaction to an “existential threat” to Germany from the Russian revolution, has died. He was 93.

  • In this April 28, 2012 file photo, John McLaughlin arrives at the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington. McLaughlin, the conservative political commentator and host of the namesake long-running television show that pioneered hollering-heads discussions of Washington politics, died Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, according to the Facebook page for “The McLaughlin Group.” He was 89. (AP Photo/Kevin Wolf, File)

    John McLaughlin, host of confrontational TV show, dead at 89

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Aug. 16 reporting the death of John McLaughlin, The Associated Press erroneously identified McLaughlin’s partner in launching ” The McLaughlin Group.” He was Richard Moore, not Robert Moore. The story also erroneously reported that Moore funded the show’s pilot episode.