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  1. 'Blues Brothers' Actor Charles Napier Dies at 75

    10:44 pm 10/5/2011

    The actor, who was known for tough-guy roles, also appeared in "Philadelphia," "Silence of the Lambs" and "Rambo: First Blood II."Read more

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  2. Steve Jobs' Death: How the Networks Covered

    6:25 pm 10/5/2011

    UPDATED: CBS and NBC broke into their regularly scheduled programming, while the cable networks devoted extensive airtime to the news that the Apple co-founder and former CEO has died.Read more

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  3. John Calley Memorialized By 'Leaving Las Vegas' Director Mike Figgis (Exclusive)

    1:12 pm 10/4/2011

    A service for the former Sony CEO will be held on the company's lot Wednesday, Oct. 19. Read more

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  4. Longtime Publicist Vic Heutschy Dies at 79

    3:53 pm 10/3/2011

    Veteran worked on such projects as 1970s Oscar winners “Cabaret” and “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” and “The Andy Griffith Show.”Read more

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  5. Infomercial Pitchman Donald Lapre Commits Suicide in Jail

    7:37 am 10/3/2011

    The "King of Infomercials" was awaiting trial after being accused by the government of defrauding 220,000 people out of $52 million.Read more

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  6. Mexican Comic 'Capulina' Dies at 85

    9:11 am 10/1/2011

    Gaspar Henaine Perez appeared in dozens of films and television shows during his career.Read more

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  7. Sylvia Robinson, Label Owner Behind 'Rapper’s Delight,' Dies at 76

    2:49 pm 9/30/2011

    One-half of the duo Mickey & Sylvia, she also recorded “Pillow Talk,” an R&B hit in 1973.Read more

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  8. James Dean: Remembering the Icon on the Anniversary of his Death

    12:04 pm 9/30/2011

    The "Rebel Without a Cause" actor died 56 years ago today.Read more

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  9. Sylvia Robinson, Label Owner Behind 'Rapper’s Delight,' Dies at 76

    12:00 pm 9/29/2011

    One-half of the duo Mickey & Sylvia, she also recorded “Pillow Talk,” an R&B hit in 1973.Read more

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  10. Original 'Straw Dogs' Scribe David Zelag Goodman Dies at 81

    12:17 pm 9/28/2011

    His credits also include “Lovers and Other Strangers,” “Farewell, My Lovely” and “Eyes of Laura Mars.”Read more

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