Welch led General Electric for two decades, during which the company's market value soared from $12 billion to $410 billion.
The businessman and two-time independent presidential candidate was outspoken on the subject of federal spending.
In his 32-year career at Ford and then Chrysler, Iacocca helped launch some of Detroit’s best-selling and most significant vehicles, including the minivan, the Chrysler K-cars and the Ford Escort.
Alan Krueger, a groundbreaking Princeton University economist who served as a top adviser in two Democratic administrations and was an authority on the labor market, has died.
The fashion house Chanel announced its creative director died today.
For one Minneapolis music writer, Prince was "like a shadow that looms over everything else that's ever happened here."
The rock legend was found dead at his estate in suburban Minneapolis.