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  1. Critic Roger Ebert Dies at 70

    9:02 am 12/22/2012

    The most famous film critic in history, the Chicago legend worked at the Sun-Times for nearly 50 years; a thumbs-up from him on TV could make or break a movie.Read more

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  2. David McKenna, Who Produced the Kat Dennings Film 'Renee,' Dies at 33

    3:13 pm 12/20/2012

    UPDATED: He’s killed when his car strikes a truck on an interstate near Orlando.Read more

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  3. Music Exec Bill Schrank Dies at 60

    6:10 pm 12/19/2012

    The 30-year industry veteran worked on hit soundtracks for “The Bodyguard” and “The Big Chill.”Read more

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  4. Eerie: Christian Radio Personality Frank Pastore Dies After Motorcycle Accident He Predicted

    5:52 pm 12/17/2012

    UPDATED: "At any minute I could be spread all over the 210," the host told his audience three hours before a car struck him as he rode his motorcycle on the 210 Freeway near Los Angeles.Read more

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  5. Legendary A&M Records Exec Gil Friesen Dies at 75

    11:44 am 12/14/2012

    After a quarter-century with the label -- he was the first employee hired by Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss –- he produced films including “The Breakfast Club” and co-founded the Classic Sports Cable Network.Read more

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  6. Hollywood Exec on Jenni Rivera: 'The Fans Knew Who She Was'

    10:00 am 12/12/2012

    The Mexican-American sensation is remembered by Flavio Morales, senior vp programming and production at the network that made Rivera a reality star.Read more

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  7. Edward James Olmos on Jenni Rivera: 'She's Had an Incredibly Difficult Journey'

    10:00 am 12/12/2012

    The actor and executive producer of "Filly Brown" writes for THR about opening his film without his co-star: "I can't tell you how sad it is that she won't be here."Read more

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  8. India Sitar Legend Ravi Shankar Dies

    9:08 pm 12/11/2012

    A musical icon in the 1960s, he combined with his most famous pupil, George Harrison, to bring Indian music to the Western world.Read more

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  9. Jenni Rivera: Mun2 Airing 'I Love Jenni' Marathons in Wake of Singer's Death

    5:07 pm 12/10/2012

    The network also is broadcasting episodes of "Jenni Rivera Presents: Chiquis 'n Control" as well as more than 30 hours of her music in its video programming throughout the week.Read more

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  10. Jenni Rivera's Death: Televisa, Mun2 Air Special Tributes to the Singer

    7:34 pm 12/9/2012

    Rivera, who is believed dead after a plane crash Sunday, was a coach on Televisa's "The Voice Mexico" and starred in mun2's reality show "I Love Jenni."Read more

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