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October 16, 2019 - 7:54 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Scotty Bowers, a self-described Hollywood "fixer" whose memoir offered sensational accounts of the sex lives of such celebrities as Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant and the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, has died. He was 96. Bowers' agent, David Kuhn, said he died Sunday of natural...
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CNS News
October 14, 2019 - 10:46 am
CALIMESA (CNS) - Firefighters worked overnight as they continued to improve lines of cleared vegetation around a brush fire near Interstate 10 in Calimesa that has killed two people and charred 1,011 acres, Riverside County Fire Department officials said today. The so-called Sandalwood Fire, which...
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October 13, 2019 - 7:40 am
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels say they don't know whether a longtime public relations official had been providing drugs to late pitcher Tyler Skaggs, as detailed in a report Saturday on ESPN's "Outside the Lines." Eric Kay, a 24-year employee of the Angels' PR department, told the...
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CNS News
October 11, 2019 - 10:55 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - With Santa Ana winds continuing to blast the Southland, a red flag warning of critical fire danger was extended into the weekend today for much of the region, with forecasters warning of continued dry weather exacerbating conditions in the already fire-plagued area. The red flag...
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October 10, 2019 - 12:40 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Activist and Democratic donor Ed Buck pleaded not guilty today to federal charges stemming from the overdose deaths of two men inside his West Hollywood apartment. Buck, 65, who remains in federal custody, had difficulty hearing during the brief court appearance in downtown Los...
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October 06, 2019 - 8:38 am
LONDON (AP) — Ginger Baker, the volatile and propulsive British musician who was best known for his time with the power trio Cream, died Sunday at age 80, his family said. Baker wielded his blues power and jazz technique to help break open popular music and become one of the world's most admired...
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October 04, 2019 - 11:03 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died. She was 84. Carroll's daughter, Susan Kay, told The Associated Press her mother died Friday in Los Angeles of...
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October 02, 2019 - 5:37 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Los Angeles County health officials today confirmed the county's first death from West Nile virus this year. The patient, who lived in the South Bay, was hospitalized and died from West Nile-associated neuro-invasive disease, according to the county Department of Public Health...
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Rebekah Sager
September 30, 2019 - 4:15 pm
A Florida pitbull proves without a doubt that dogs truly are man's best friends. Zeus was in the backyard on September 23, when he suddenly jumped towards his 10-year-old owner Oriley Richardson. Richardson's mom saw the pit struggling with something, but says she thought it was a rope. As it...
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September 30, 2019 - 3:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jessye Norman, the renowned international opera star whose passionate soprano voice won her four Grammy Awards, the National Medal of Arts and the Kennedy Center Honor, has died, according to family spokesperson Gwendolyn Quinn. She was 74. A statement released to The Associated...
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