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.
(May 3, 1924 - March 28, 2012)
(Mesquite, NV) - Dorothy Meller, 87, died March 28, 2012 in Mesquite, NV. She was born to Nathan and Dora Horowitz Rosenberg on May 3, 1924 in Jersey City, NJ. She married Seymore Simon Meller on O...
Jack W. Walker
(July 3, 1924 - March 24, 2012)
(St. George, UT) - If you knew him for a lifetime or just for a moment, you were glad about it! Jack W. Walker graduated form his mortal experience, with honors, on March 24, 2012. He was born in C...
Apr 02, 1923 - Mar 23, 2012
(Fairfield, CA) - Lillis Kroff Barlow passed away Friday, March 23 in Fairfield, California. She was born in
St George, UT April 2, 1923 in Tooele Utah as the Daughter of William Fred Kroff and Pe...