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  1. Judy Freudberg, Writer on 'Sesame Street' for Nearly Four Decades, Dies at 63

    12:55 pm 6/13/2012

    She won 17 Emmy Awards and helped create the show's popular "Elmo’s World" segment.Read more

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  2. Frances Preston Dies; Pioneering Former President of BMI

    9:06 am 6/13/2012

    UPDATED: She spent more than half a century with the performing rights group, leading it for 18 years, and was a force in Washington and tireless humanitarian. Read more

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  3. Jaclyn Smith and Joan Collins Remember 'Dynasty' Designer Nolan Miller

    7:00 am 6/13/2012

    The Emmy-winning costume designer's gowns (and jaw-dropping shoulder pads) defined '80s style.Read more

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  4. 'Goodfellas' Mobster Henry Hill Dies at 69

    11:25 pm 6/12/2012

    The former mobster-turned-FBI informant was portrayed by Ray Liotta in Martin Scorsese's 1990 movie.Read more

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  5. 'Green Acres' Actor Frank Cady Dies at 96

    4:53 pm 6/11/2012

    The actor played general-store owner Sam Drucker on the classic sitcom as well as in "Petticoat Junction" and "The Beverly Hillbillies."Read more

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  6. Fleetwood Mac Guitarist Found Dead in Apparent Suicide

    3:12 pm 6/7/2012

    Bob Welch died Thursday at his Nashville home at the age of 66.Read more

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  7. Audrey Young Dies; Actress and Widow of Billy Wilder

    1:36 pm 6/7/2012

    The L.A. native was a Paramount contract player in the 1940s and was married to the legendary filmmaker for more than half a century.Read more

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  8. Ray Bradbury Dies at 91

    8:08 am 6/6/2012

    The science fiction legend was the author of numerous classics including "Fahrenheit 451" and "The Martian Chronicles."Read more

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  9. George Marino, Legendary Mastering Engineer, Dies

    9:27 pm 6/4/2012

    He worked at New York’s Sterling Sound for almost 40 years and on albums from the likes of Stevie Wonder, Metallica, Whitney Houston and Arcade Fire.Read more

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  10. Jerry Christian, Emmy-Winning Sound Man at Universal, Dies at 86

    12:54 pm 6/4/2012

    He worked with Alfred Hitchcock and Steven Spielberg during his 42 years at the studio.Read more

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