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  1. B.B. King Wasn't Poisoned Before Death, Coroner Says

    6:30 pm 7/13/2015

    The late singer's daughters previously alleged that King's business manager and assistant had intentionally hastened their father's death.Read more

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  2. B.B. King: President Obama Pens Letter for Funeral of Blues "King" and "Legend"

    10:49 am 5/30/2015

    "B.B. may be gone but that thrill will be with us forever. And there's going to be one killer blues session in heaven tonight," President Barack Obama penned in a letter read aloud at King's funeral.Read more

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  3. B.B. King Viewed By Thousands on Eve of Mississippi Funeral

    7:51 pm 5/29/2015

    A funeral is set for Saturday at a Baptist church in the King's hometown of Indianola, Mississippi.Read more

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  4. Lawyer Says Allegations B.B. King Was Poisoned "Ridiculous"

    8:14 am 5/26/2015

    Two of the guitar legends claim he was poisoned by aides, but lawyer says there is no investigationRead more

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  5. Two of B.B. King's Daughters Allege Aides Poisoned Him

    2:44 pm 5/25/2015

    An attorney for King's estate called the claims ridiculous. Read more

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  6. B.B. King Memorial Celebrates Late Musician With More Cheers Than Tears in Las Vegas

    5:44 pm 5/23/2015

    The event was attended by King's family and friends, along with music luminaries such as Carlos Santana and Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora.Read more

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  7. B.B. King Homecoming Festival to Honor Blues Legend

    9:48 am 5/23/2015

    Hundreds of music fans are expected to let the good times roll Sunday at the 35th annual B.B. King Homecoming Festival in Indianola, Mississippi.Read more

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  8. B.B. King: Hundreds Line Up in Las Vegas for Public Viewing

    7:13 pm 5/22/2015

    "Dad is just loving this," King's daughter Rita Washington said. "This is part of his homecoming."Read more

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  9. B.B. King Dies: Celebrities Mourn on Social Media

    11:08 pm 5/14/2015

    The Mississippi bluesman and father of Lucille touched many lives. Read more

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  10. B.B. King's Family Loses Bid for Control of His Affairs

    11:20 pm 5/7/2015

    The 89-year-old blues legend suffers from diabetes and is in home hospice care.Read more

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