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February 21, 2019 - 10:48 am
(KNX 1070) - Peter Tork, a member of The Monkees, has died. He was 77. His sister confirmed the news Thursday but did not say how he died. Tork was the bass player in the Monkees, the made-for-TV group that took the music world by storm in the 1960s. K-Earth 101 morning host and pop expert Gary...
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February 19, 2019 - 6:56 am
PARIS (AP/KNX 1070) — Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel's iconic couturier whose designs had an unprecedented impact on the entire fashion industry, died Tuesday in Paris, prompting an outpouring of love and admiration for the man in the trademark white ponytail, high starched collar and dark enigmatic...
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February 13, 2019 - 2:04 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's Opportunity, the Mars rover that was built to operate for just three months but kept going and going, rolling across the rocky red soil, was pronounced dead Wednesday, 15 years after it landed on the planet. The six-wheeled vehicle that helped gather critical...
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February 10, 2019 - 6:48 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Walter B. Jones Jr. of North Carolina, a once-fervent supporter of the 2003 invasion of Iraq who later became an equally outspoken critic of the war, died Sunday on his 76th birthday. The congressman's office confirmed his death in a statement, saying Jones...
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February 05, 2019 - 7:41 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman died as a result of being struck in the head by a foul ball at Dodger Stadium last August, according to a coroner's report obtained by ESPN . Linda Goldbloom was celebrating her 79th birthday and 59th wedding anniversary at a game Aug. 25 when a ball hit by a San Diego...
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February 04, 2019 - 8:00 am
WOODLAND HILLS (CNS) - Actor Kristoff St. John, who starred in the long-running soap opera "The Young and the Restless," was found dead over the weekend at his home in the Woodland Hills area. Officers were sent to the 23000 block of Morea Way about 2 p.m. Sunday, according to the Los Angeles...
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January 11, 2019 - 11:35 am
COVINA (CNS) - Authorities were investigating the death of a toddler whose body was found today in a Covina residence. The child was found dead in the 100 block of East Italia Street, according to Covina police Sgt. David Rodriguez. Information was not immediately available on the child's gender or...
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AP
January 10, 2019 - 10:27 am
WEST HOLLYWOOD (CNS) - Coroner's officials today identified the man who died at the West Hollywood home of prominent Democratic donor Ed Buck earlier this week as 55-year-old Timothy Dean of West Hollywood. LASD: Autopsy underway on Timothy Dean, 55yo man found dead earlier this week at home of...
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January 04, 2019 - 3:13 pm
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) - A man died after falling into a river at Yosemite National Park on Christmas Day, the National Park Service said Friday. The man apparently slipped down Silver Apron, a large, sloping granite area above Nevada Fall, and suffered a head injury, government...
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December 17, 2018 - 8:01 am
(AP) - Shortly before a 7-year-old Guatemalan girl died in U.S. custody, her father signed a form stating that his daughter was in good health. But it's unclear how much the man understood on the form, which was written in English and read to him in Spanish by Border Patrol agents. The death of...
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