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  1. Joe Franklin, Longtime New York Talk Show Host, Dies at 88

    8:40 am 1/25/2015

    He started on in the 1950s and gave many soon-to-be legends a chance.Read more

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  2. Richard McWhorter, Legendary Assistant Director, Dies at 100

    9:58 am 1/24/2015

    He worked with King Vidor, Frank Capra, Cecil B. DeMille and Hal Wallis and was there at the onset of the first directors guild.Read more

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  3. Peggy Charren, Activist for Children’s Television, Dies at 86

    4:07 pm 1/22/2015

    Her efforts led to the passage of landmark legislation in 1990 and improved educational TV shows for kids.Read more

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  4. 'Mortal Kombat' Martial Artist Darren Shahlavi Dies at 42

    1:42 pm 1/20/2015

    He was noted for his work in the TV series 'Mortal Kombat: Legacy' and 'Arrow.'Read more

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  5. Alan Hirschfield, Former Chief Exec of Columbia, Dies at 79

    7:47 pm 1/18/2015

    He helped make the films 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind' and 'Taxi Driver.'Read more

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  6. Tony Verna, Inventor of Instant Replay, Dies at 81

    7:24 pm 1/18/2015

    Verna introduced the concept of instant replay during the Army-Navy football game on Dec. 7, 1963.Read more

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  7. Canadian Actor Don Harron, Known for Charlie Farquharson, Dies at 90

    3:52 pm 1/18/2015

    Harron, whose daughter Mary Harron directed 'American Psycho,' was a former star of the U.S. variety show 'Hee Haw.'Read more

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  8. Dallas Taylor, Former Drummer for Crosby, Stills and Nash, Dies at 66

    3:08 pm 1/18/2015

    He played with the group at Woodstock and also performed with Van Morrison. Read more

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  9. A$AP Yams, Founder of A$AP Mob, Mourned by Hip-Hop Community

    11:22 am 1/18/2015

    The music-industry figure died at 26.Read more

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  10. Greg Plitt, Actor and 'Work Out' Star, Dies at 37

    9:24 am 1/18/2015

    He had a recurring role on 'Days of Our Lives' and appeared in 2013's 'Grudge Match.'Read more

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