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August 16, 2019 - 3:26 pm
Oscar-nominated actor Peter Fonda has died at 79. In an exclusive statement to PEOPLE, Fonda's family confirmed that the actor died after suffering respiratory failure due to lung cancer. RIP Peter Fonda ... Here's a 2017 NY Post interview with him on thriving in the 'circus' of Hollywood https://t...
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CBS
August 14, 2019 - 10:32 am
A flight attendant who was diagnosed with measles after flying from New York to Israel has died. The family of Rotem Amitai confirmed to CBS News that the 43-year-old died after being hospitalized for months. "Rotem was a wonderful woman and a devoted mother," her family said in a statement,...
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August 14, 2019 - 7:42 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police have arrested a man on suspicion of deliberately running over and killing two wild peacocks in northwest Los Angeles. KABC-TV says 61-year-old Floyd Belton turned himself in on Tuesday and is facing two counts of animal cruelty. He was being held on $80,000 bail. It's not...
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AP
August 12, 2019 - 10:55 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Attorney General William Barr said Monday that there were "serious irregularities" at the federal jail where Jeffrey Epstein took his own life as he awaited trial on charges he sexually abused underage girls. The 66-year-old financier was found Saturday morning in his cell at the...
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AP
August 06, 2019 - 7:04 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in "Beloved," ''Song of Solomon" and other works transformed American letters by dramatizing the pursuit of freedom within the boundaries of race, has died at age 88. Publisher...
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July 31, 2019 - 12:09 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — A woman whose 1-year-old daughter died weeks after they were released from an immigration detention center in Texas filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the private prison company that operates the facility. Lawyers for Yazmin Juarez are demanding $40 million from CoreCivic in the...
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CBS
July 29, 2019 - 9:02 am
GILROY, Calif. (AP) — A shooter cut through a fence and opened fire on a crowd eating and listening to music at a popular food festival in California, killing three people, including a 6-year-old boy, and wounding about 15 others before police quickly shot him dead, authorities said. A law...
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Rebekah Sager
July 29, 2019 - 8:18 am
Chaser, the border collie, owned by retired psychiatrist John Pilley, has died at the age of 15. Chaser is best known as the 'world's smartest dog.' Pilley became Chaser's furry-day in 2004 and taught her to respond to more than 1,220 nouns. Pilley used 800 cloth animal toys, 116 balls, and 26...
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July 18, 2019 - 10:55 am
DEL MAR (CNS) - Two horses died at the Del Mar Fairgrounds race track this morning after colliding during a training session, according to officials with the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club. The accident happened around 6:30 a.m. during a training session, Del Mar Thoroughbred Club spokesman Dan Smith...
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AP
July 16, 2019 - 7:27 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors won't bring civil rights charges against a New York City police officer in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner, a person familiar with the matter said Tuesday. The decision not to bring charges against Officer Daniel Pantaleo comes a day before the statute...
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