Robin Williams’ Widow Keynotes Brain Research FundraiserIn August 2014, Robin Williams took his own life after a difficult struggle with Lewy Body disorder -- a terrifying form of dementia.
'Awakenings' Author, Neurologist Oliver Sacks Dies At 82Dr. Oliver Sacks, whose books like "The Man Who Mistook His Wife For a Hat" probed distant ranges of human experience by compassionately portraying people with severe and sometimes bizarre neurological conditions, has died. He was 82.
This Week’s Best Bets: 'Barbarella' In Loring Park, Robin Williams' Final FilmIt’s the dog days of summer, and there’s a bunch of great cinema to experience in the Twin Cities.
Robin Williams' 5 Best Dramatic Movie RolesWilliams earned multiple Oscar, Golden Globe, Emmy and SAG awards and nominations, and they were largely for his dramatic work. Which roles were his best?
This Week: Robin Williams Is Protected & Maya Angelou Gets StampedThis week, a late comedian's likeness can't be used for quite some time and a late poet gets honored.
2014 In Review: Top National HeadlinesTo look back on the headlines of the past year is to see conflict, war, disease, protest, a startling scientific achievement, and the death of a man who brought joy to countless people. 2014 was also an election year, and it brought change in political power, as well as a more lenient approach to marijuana in some communities.
David Letterman Remembers Friend Robin Williams On ‘Late Show’David Letterman used his opening monologue on the "Late Show" Monday to remember old pal Robin Williams.
Good Question: How Common Is Depression? His closest friends say Robin Williams would often use humor to hide his depression, which made it harder to detect. Unfortunately, a lot of people are very good at hiding what they're feeling inside. Nearly 60 million people experience a mental health condition every year. But only a fraction of those conditions are ever detected.
5 Reasons The World Of Sports Will Miss Robin WilliamsThe big screen lost a legend, while sports lost their greatest motivator.
Doctor: Depression Is Treatable, Especially If Caught Early The death of Robin Williams is sparking important discussions about depression across the country. It's a disease that many don't understand, but one that affects almost all of us.
MN Politician Responds To Williams' Death With Campaign TweetA number of political observers and politicians alike took umbrage with a Minnesota politician's response to news of the death of comedian and actor Robin Williams.
Robin Williams Had Recently Visited HazeldenMovie fans across the country are mourning the death of actor Robin Williams. The legendary comedian and actor was found dead Monday in an apparent suicide. Williams' death comes less than two months after he posed for a picture with an employee at a Dairy Queen in Lindstrom, Minn.
Robin Williams Pursues Ongoing 12-Step Treatment In Minn.Robin Williams is reconnecting with the 12-step program during a brief stay at a Minnesota facility. A spokeswoman for the 62-year-old actor-comedian says Williams planned the visit as a respite to recharge after more than 18 straight months of work.
Sweet Tooth Leads Robin Williams To Lindstrom DQNo one really knows what he was doing in Lindstrom, but the evidence is pretty clear that actor and comedian Robin Williams was there. Williams stopped in to the Lindstrom Dairy Queen Sunday night.
New On CBS Primetime: A Beginner’s Guide To ‘The Crazy Ones’An over-the-top, eccentric advertising genius partners with his level-headed no-nonsense daughter. Robin Williams’ brand of larger-than-life comedy ensues.