Dori J. Maynard, president of the Robert C. Maynard institute for Journalism Education and longtime champion of diversity in journalism and civic life, died Tuesday at her West Oakland, Calif., home, the Institute announced. She was 56.
Pakistan and Afghanistan bureau chief for Reuters, Maria Golovnina, was found dead at her residence located in Sector F-8 in Islamabad on Monday, according to the police.
Leonard (Len) Valenti, a former copy desk chief at the Daily News, has died of complications from a heart condition. He was 76.
She joined The Times in 1978.
She also served as chairwoman of the Newspaper Association of America in 2007-08.
He was one of the only black publishers of a major American newspaper.
He helped bring the Tribune Co. into the computer age.
He had a lengthy newspaper career covering the Lone Star State.
Camp spent over 30 years in editorial positions at The New York Times.
The sports reporter for suburban Chicago's Daily Herald apparently suffered a heart attack.
He wrote about Southern California life for decades.
He started his career at the Chippewa Herald Telegram in 1960.
He served as the director of USC's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism from 1988 until he retired in 1994.