Obituaries


When he founded Fox News Network, Ailes’ stated mission was to correct for the sins of a media universe that was overwhelmingly liberal. Pledging fairness from his employees shortly before the network launched, he was typically tough talking: “Will they hit it every time? Hell, no. Will they try? Hell, yes. Will we be criticized? Hell, yes. Do I care? Hell, no.”


PUEBLO  | Former U.S. Rep. Raymond Kogovsek of Colorado has died. The Pueblo Chieftain newspaper reports (https://tinyurl.com/m2u3p76 ) that the three-term Democratic congressman and former Colorado state Senate majority leader was 75. He died Sunday. Kogovsek was a Pueblo native and one of six children. He was elected to the Colorado House of Representatives in […]


O’Neill was a rock producer and manager who began putting together Trans-Siberian Orchestra in 1996, blending heavy metal with classical music and creating a unique brand of rock theater. He tapped three members of the Tarpon Springs, Florida, band Savatage to be part of TSO and intended for it to be a “supergroup,” similar to popular bands like ELO, Pink Floyd and Yes.