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Midday Roundup: Dogs pick up fresh scent in hunt for escapees

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Hot on the trail. Schools and a highway near a New York state prison have closed as the manhunt for two escaped killers continues. More than 450 law…

Las Vegas kicks off B.B. King memorials

By Heather Bridges
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Obituaries | The public viewing of B.B. King’s body in Las Vegas today begins a weeklong tribute to the great blues musician, who died May 14 at age 89. Next up: A…

Midday Roundup: East, Midwest brace for bone-chilling cold

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Extra cold. Dangerously cold temperatures are arriving in the East and Midwest as arctic air moves in. Frigid temperatures and snow already battered some…

Departures

By Edward E. Plowman
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2014 News of the Year | Edmund Abel April 2 | 92 | Contract engineer who designed the Mr. Coffee drip brewing machine launched in 1972. Fouad Ajami June 22 | 68 | Middle East scholar…

2013 departures

By Edward E. Plowman
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2013 News of the Year | Patty Andrews | 94 Jan. 30  Last surviving member of the Andrews Sisters, a top recording, stage, and film vocal trio in the Big Band Era that sold more…

Author Tom Clancy dies

By Samantha Gilman
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Obituaries | Best-selling novelist Tom Clancy, whose spy thrillers made him one of the most popular writers of the last three decades, died Tuesday in a Baltimore hospital…

George McGovern: A conservative's appreciation

By Cal Thomas
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Obituary | Former South Dakota Democratic Sen. George McGovern, who died Sunday, had all manner of evil said about him because of his opposition to the Vietnam War. He…

Sen. Arlen Specter dead at 82

By Whitney Williams
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Obituary | Arlen Specter, a pugnacious and prominent former moderate in the U.S. Senate who developed the single-bullet theory in President John F. Kennedy's…

Alex Karras, former NFL lineman, actor, dies at 77

By Wire Reports
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Obituaries | DETROIT (AP)—Alex Karras, the rugged lineman who anchored the Detroit Lions' defense in the 1960s, then went on to an acting career in which he starred in…

'Moon River' crooner Andy Williams dies at age 84

By Wire Reports
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Obituary | ST. LOUIS (AP)—With a string of gold albums, a hit TV series, and the signature "Moon River," Andy Williams was a voice of the 1960s, although not the '60s…

2004 Obituaries

2004 Obituaries

By The Editors
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Obituaries | 2004 Year in Review

 
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