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AP
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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AP
January 02, 2019 - 3:46 pm
(CBS News) -- Daryl Dragon, the musician best known as the "Captain" in the '70s and '80s husband-and-wife duo The Captain and Tennille, died Wednesday, his publicist said in a statement. He was 76. The cause of death was renal (kidney) failure, publicist Harlan Boll said. The title track from his...
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AP
December 01, 2018 - 12:59 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is ordering federal offices to be closed Wednesday to honor former President George H.W. Bush. Trump signed an executive order Saturday, a day after Bush's death, directing federal agencies and departments to close "as a mark of respect for George Herbert...
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