Death of Richard A. "Dick" O'Regan

July 15, 1919 - June 1, 2015
Geneva, Switzerland | Age 95

Longtime AP reporter and exec dies
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BERLIN (AP) — Richard A. "Dick" O'Regan, who covered some of the biggest stories of the Cold War in a 39-year career as a reporter and executive for The Associated Press, has died. He was 95.

O'Regan died at a hospital in Geneva on Monday after suffering a heart attack, according to his son, Kevin.

Born in Boston on July 15, 1919, O'Regan launched his journalism career as a teenager working for newspapers in Britain. As he recalled in a 2008 interview, he...

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