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  1. 'Star Trek' Favorite William Campbell Dies at 84

    7:27 pm 4/29/2011

    Actor also sang with Elvis in "Love Me Tender" and starred in Francis Ford Coppola's "Dementia 13."Read more

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  2. Empire Carpet Commercial Singer Dies at 89

    5:15 am 4/28/2011

    Elmer Lynn Hauldren created the company's memorable jingle, which includes the phone number, "5-8-8, 2-300, Empire!"Read more

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  3. Alice Ward, Portrayed by Melissa Leo in 'The Fighter,' Dies

    4:02 pm 4/27/2011

    The mother of retired boxing champion "Irish" Micky Ward was 79 years old.Read more

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  4. Teleprompter Inventor Hubert J. 'Hub' Schlafly Jr. Dies at 91

    6:44 am 4/27/2011

    He created the machine after a Broadway actor asked for help remembering his lines in the 1940s. Read more

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  5. French New Wave Actress Marie-France Pisier Dies at 66

    10:14 pm 4/25/2011

    The actress starred in multiple films for directors Francois Truffaut and Andre Techine.Read more

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  6. Former Sony Chairman Norio Ohga Dies

    10:23 am 4/23/2011

    The longtime company president oversaw the purchase of Columbia Pictures in 1989 and is credited with developing the CD format.Read more

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  7. Why Tim Hetherington Risked His Life for His Art

    6:08 pm 4/22/2011

    The Oscar nominated "Restrepo" co-director was killed this week in Libya.Read more

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  8. Tim Hetherington Remembered by 'Restrepo' Co-Director Sebastian Junger

    3:54 pm 4/21/2011

    The filmmaker-photojournalist was killed Wednesday in Misrata, Libya.Read more

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  9. 'I Love Lucy' Writer Madelyn Pugh Davis Dies

    1:39 pm 4/21/2011

    The TV scribe worked with Lucille Ball for decades on projects like "The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour," "Here's Lucy" and CBS Radio's "My Favorite Husband."Read more

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  10. Tim Hetherington Remembered as 'Endearingly Sensitive and Honest'

    3:35 pm 4/20/2011

    The New Yorker pays tribute to the late "Restrepo" co-director, who also worked as a photographer for the magazine.Read more

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