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October 30, 2019 - 9:26 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor-comedian John Witherspoon, who memorably played Ice Cube's father in the "Friday" films, has died. He was 77. Witherspoon's family issued a statement to the website Deadline saying that Witherspoon died Tuesday in Los Angeles. No cause of death was released. The actor had a...
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October 29, 2019 - 10:08 am
The grandfather of a toddler who died after falling 11 stories from a cruise ship window in Puerto Rico has been charged in her death. Chloe Wiegand, 18 months old, fell in July when her grandfather Salvatore "Sam" Anello lifted her up to an open window. Anello was handcuffed Monday and escorted by...
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October 28, 2019 - 11:07 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Evans, the protean and fast-living Hollywood producer who backed such seminal 1970s films as "Chinatown," ''The Godfather" and "Harold and Maude," has died. He was 89. A representative for Evans confirmed that Evans died on Saturday. No other details were immediately...
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October 28, 2019 - 11:07 am
(AP) — Robert Evans, the protean and fast-living Hollywood producer who backed such seminal 1970s films as "Chinatown," ''The Godfather" and "Harold and Maude," has died. He was 89. A representative for Evans confirmed that Evans died on Saturday. No other details were immediately available. His...
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October 25, 2019 - 9:30 am
BALTIMORE (AP) — Congressman and civil rights leader Elijah Cummings was remembered Friday as a "fierce champion of truth, justice and kindness" at a funeral that brought Washington politicians and ordinary people alike to the Baltimore church where he worshipped for nearly four decades. "It is no...
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October 23, 2019 - 7:16 am
LONDON (AP) — Police in southeastern England said 39 people were found dead Wednesday inside a large cargo truck believed to have come from Bulgaria. The truck, which is said to have entered Britain via the Welsh port of Holyhead on Saturday, was found by ambulance workers at Waterglade Industrial...
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Laguna Beach Police Dept.
Rebekah Sager
October 22, 2019 - 2:16 pm
Police in Laguna Beach responded to an incident Sunday morning of a man screaming while standing in the middle of the street. The man was spotted by the responding officer holding a cat. The officer commanded the man to put the cat down and come out of the street, but he refused and when a second...
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CNS News
October 21, 2019 - 9:22 am
TERMINAL ISLAND (CNS) - Firefighters called to put out a fire aboard a 28-foot cabin cruiser at Terminal Island today found a woman dead inside, authorities said. Firefighters were called at 4:05 a.m. to Berth 258 at the Port of Los Angeles at Terminal Island, Los Angles Fire Department spokesman...
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October 21, 2019 - 7:37 am
With his mega-hit "Wake Me Up," released in 2013, Avicii became a global superstar. The song went to #1 in 22 countries. But Avicii was ambivalent about his success. In a documentary filmed before his death, he talked openly about his anxiety, depression and addiction. "Everyone knows that I've...
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October 17, 2019 - 7:09 am
BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, a sharecropper's son who rose to become a civil rights champion and the powerful chairman of one of the U.S. House committees leading an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump, died Thursday of complications from longstanding health problems...
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