AC/DCs Malcolm Young


Malcolm Young, the guitarist and songwriter who helped found the Australian rock band AC/DC, died on Saturday. He was 64.    His family confirmed the death in a statement, adding that Mr. Young had had dementia for several years. It did not say where he died. Mr. Young and his brother Angus created AC/DC in Sydney,…

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Azzedine Alaia fashion designer


Azzedine Alaïa,  died on Saturday in Paris. He was 82. His company said the cause was a heart attack.  Alaia was called a sculptor of the female form, and his couture were worn by women from the First Lady Michelle Obama to Rock Star Lady Gaga. “I dressed women directly on their body, by intuition.…

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Steven Mostyn, Texas Trial Lawyer


AUSTIN, Tex. — Steve Mostyn, a Texas trial lawyer and one of the nation’s leading Democratic donors, who spent a fortune in a long effort to turn his reliably red home state blue, died on Wednesday at his home in Houston. He was 46. The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences ruled the death a…

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