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  1. Michael Clarke Duncan's Death: Hollywood Pays Tribute to the Oscar-Nominated Actor

    3:49 pm 9/3/2012

    Niecy Nash, Gabrielle Union, MC Hammer, Sarah Hyland and Olivia Munn are among those expressing fond memories of the "Green Mile" star, who died Monday.Read more

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  2. Oscar Nominee Michael Clarke Duncan Dies at 54

    3:08 pm 9/3/2012

    "The Green Mile" actor was hospitalized July 13 for a myocardial infarction, from which his rep said he never fully recovered. Read more

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  3. Music Executive Chris Lighty, Longtime 50 Cent Manager, Dies of Apparent Suicide

    11:36 am 8/30/2012

    UPDATED: The 44-year-old hip-hop veteran was found dead in his Bronx home on Thursday morning. Writes Russell Simmons: "He is an amazing example of how a passionate kid from the street can go to the most even-keeled, smart, thoughtful manager in the business."Read more

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  4. Character Actor Steve Franken Dies at 80

    5:24 pm 8/29/2012

    He starred in "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis," appeared on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and played opposite Peter Sellers in "The Party."Read more

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  5. Michael Jackson's Kids Visit Singer's Hometown to Mark His 54th Birthday

    4:27 pm 8/29/2012

    Paris and Prince traveled to Gary, Ind., to celebrate the King of Pop, who died in 2009.Read more

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  6. Tony Zoppi, Who Brought the Stars to the Riviera in Las Vegas, Dies at 92

    3:25 pm 8/29/2012

    Before that, he wrote an entertainment columnist for The Dallas Morning News and gave Tony Bennett a big career boost.Read more

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  7. Renowned Pianist Van Cliburn Dies at 78

    12:49 pm 8/29/2012

    The Texan bridged cultures and earned a ticker-tape parade down Broadway for winning a Tchaikovsky competition in Moscow during the Cold War.Read more

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  8. Screenwriter Gustave Field Dies at 95

    12:46 pm 8/28/2012

    He penned the 1968 telefilm "The Sunshine Patriot," an espionage thriller that starred Cliff Robertson.Read more

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  9. Diana Krall Pays Tribute to Neil Armstrong at Hollywood Bowl Concert

    8:45 pm 8/26/2012

    The jazz singer-pianist plays "Fly Me to the Moon" in honor of the astronaut, who died Saturday.Read more

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