Day: January 1, 2023

Singer Anita Pointer of The Pointer Sisters Dies at Age 74

Anita Pointer, one of four sibling singers who earned pop success and critical acclaim as The Pointer Sisters, died Saturday at the age of 74, her publicist announced. The Grammy winner died while she was with family members, publicist Roger Neal said in a statement. A cause of death was […]

New York OKs Human Composting Law; 6th State in US to Do So

Howard Fischer, a 63-year-old investor living north of New York City, has a wish for when he dies. He wants his remains to be placed in a vessel, broken down by tiny microbes and composted into rich, fertile soil. Maybe his composted remains could be planted outside the family home […]