Chuck Eck, a Seattle Times copy desk editor and makeup editor who died May 1 at age 92, knew there was just something about a newsroom, and the actual physical noise in printing a newspaper, that was magical.
Read the latest on the deaths of notable people. These news stories recount the lives that made them prominent locally, nationally and worldwide.
Paul Van Doren, co-founder of the Vans company whose sneakers caught the fancy of skateboarders and became an international success, has died. He was 90.
Geoff Crowther, a fearless traveler and pioneering author of Lonely Planet backpacker guides to parts of the world largely undiscovered by Americans and Europeans, has...
Bobby Unser, who won the Indy 500 in 1968, 1975 and 1981, died Sunday at his home in Albuquerque, New Mexico of natural causes. His...