TAGS : "dies"
-- A record label representative says Tony Joe White, the country bluesman and hit songwriter behind such successes as "Polk Salad Annie" and "Rainy Night in Georgia," has died.A statement released Thursday from the record label Yep Roc Music Group said White's family confirmed the rocker died Wednesday in Nashville, Tennessee.
“The first time I heard about atomic bombs and heavy water was after Americans dropped the bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki,” he told The New York Times in 2015.ImageA hydroelectric power plant in the Norwegian town of Rjukan, where German scientists tried to produce the “heavy water” necessary for the manufacture of atomic weaponry.
Reno Gazette Journal
Published 9:00 PM EDT Oct 16, 2018
Dennis Hof, the bombastic Nevada pimp whose brothel, the Moonlite Bunny Ranch, was featured on HBO's late-night reality show "Cathouse," has died at 72.His name will still appear on general election ballots in November, though signs will be placed at all Assembly District 36 polling places to notify voters of Hof's death.
Published 10:18 AM EDT Oct 8, 2018
A fisherman who suffered a fatal sea snake bite told crew mates he felt fine hours before his death.Harry Evans, a 23-year-old British man, was pulling up a net on a fishing trawler hours away from Australia's northern coast when a sea snake bit him on his thumb.
Written by Abhishek Saha
| Guwahati |
Published: October 6, 2018 3:02:48 am
Police said he was arrested and lodged in detention camp in 2015.(File)
MOHAMMED JABBAR Ali, 70, declared a foreigner and lodged at a detention camp in Tezpur, Assam, died on Thursday night following a bout of illness, officials said on Friday.