Comedian And Activist Dick Gregory Dead At 84
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.
Gregory's son, Christian, told The Associated Press his father died late Saturday in Washington, D
Report: Garry Shandling Dead at 66
24/7 News Source - There's a report that comedian Garry Shandling has died.
TMZ reports he died at a Los Angeles area hospital today. The report says the 66-year-old Shandling was not suffering from any illness and that he was alive when he arrived at the hospital...
Gov. Baker Performing In Urban Improv Fundraiser
BOSTON (AP) _ Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker will moonlight as a comedian and performer to help raise money for an anti-violence group that works with local teens.
Baker is headlining the Friday night fundraiser for Urban Improv, which describes itself as an interactive program for young people tha…
Westport Firefighter, Local Comedian Remains Hospitalized
A Westport firefighter remains hospitalized after tumbling 30 feet off a roof Thursday night.
According to, volunteer firefighter Steven Lopes has been upgraded to serious condition from critical, after falling from the roof of a house at 153 American Legion Highway where crews were bat…