This is really strange and sad.
N.Y. Times Editor-Reporter Dies After Attack in NW
Police Searching for Clues in Robbery
By Martin Weil and Allan Lengel
Washington Post Staff Writers
Monday, January 9, 2006; B01
David E. Rosenbaum, a longtime editor and reporter in the Washington bureau of the New York Times, died yesterday after being beaten and robbed Friday night near his home in upper Northwest Washington.
Rosenbaum, 63, died at Howard University Hospital, where he was treated for a head injury suffered during the attack on Gramercy Street NW, said Philip Taubman, chief of the Times's Washington bureau.