Roger Ebert, America's Movie Critic, Dead at 70 After Battle With Cancer

Roger Ebert, a Pulitzer Prize-winning film critic who reached celebrity status in the 1980s and '90s hosting popular syndicated film review programs, has died, The Chicago Sun-Times reported. He was 70 years old. Since 2002, Ebert endured several bouts with cancer, resulting in invasive surgeries that left him severely debilitated. "We were getting ready to go home today for hospice care, when he looked at us, smiled, and passed away," said his wife, Chaz Ebert, in a written statement. "No...Full Story
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