The journalist covered the struggle for civil rights in Selma, Ala., and later became a columnist and wrote books on politics and government.
Haynes Johnson, a Washington journalist who won a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of the civil rights movement and migrated from newspapers to television, books and teaching, died Friday at a hospital in Bethesda, Md., after suffering a heart attack. He was 81.
With IBM colleague Gerd Binnig, Rohrer invented the scanning tunneling microscope, which can show individual atoms on a surface and move them around.
The electron microscope revolutionized biology in the 1930s by providing magnifications thousands of times higher than that of light microscopes, allowing scientists to discern the inner workings of cells for the first time.
A longtime Republican state senator and assemblyman, Newton R. Russell was admired on both sides of the aisle for his fairness and knowledge of the arcane rules of the state pension system.
Newton R. Russell, a veteran state senator known as an expert on California's complex public pension system and a stickler for upholding legislative rules, died Saturday of lung cancer at his La Cañada Flintridge home, his family said. He was 85.
As a boy growing up in L.A., Goddard dreamed of adventures in faraway lands: climbing the world's most perilous peaks, navigating its major rivers and exploring its most remote regions.
Indiana Jones, the swashbuckling fictional adventurer, would seem to have nothing on John Goddard.
By Rebecca Trounson, Los Angeles Times
Tue May 21 01:00:00 UTC 2013
Jack Wayne Tripp
March 4, 1939 - March 22, 2012
(Cedar City, UT) - Jack Wayne Tripp lost his battle with cancer on March 22, 2012 at his home with his devoted wife of 54 years by his side. Jack was born March 4, 1939 and lived an amazing and ful...
Sara Lou Crouch
November 16, 1925 – March 20, 2012 (St. George, UT) - Born November 16, 1925 – Departed March 20, 2012.
Sara “Sally” Lou Crouch, 86, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on the first day of Spring, Tuesday, March 20, surroun...
James F. Pearce
(May 2, 1933 - March 19, 2012)
(Beryl, UT) - James F. Pearce, born May 2, 1933 in Lyman, Wyoming to James (Jim) Franklin and Eileen Walker Pearce, was called home on March 19, 2012.
He is survived by his wife, Joleen; his childr...
(April 12, 1920 - March 18, 2012) (St. George, UT) - America A. Fritts passed away March 18, 2012. She was born April 12, 1920 in San Juan, Pierto Rico to Jose Ines Angleró Suarez and Margarita Arenas Arenas.
She is survived by her...
(July 12, 1936 - March 20, 2012)
Arnold Segmiller, age 75, passed away Monday, March 12, 2012 at Desert Springs Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was born July 12, 1936 in Las Vegas to Ben and Daisy Sackett Segmiller. Arnold lived...