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  1. 'Wings of Desire' Star Otto Sander Dies at 72

    11:33 am 9/12/2013

    The German actor, whose film roles included parts in "Das Boot" and "Tin Drum," was considered one of the greatest theater stars of his generation.Read more

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  2. Sci-Fi Author Frederik Pohl Dies at 93

    6:31 pm 9/3/2013

    The influential writer also worked as a literary agent, representing Isaac Asimov.Read more

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  3. Filmmaker Bert Tenzer Dies at 86

    1:41 pm 9/1/2013

    He wrote, produced and directed the 1969 comedy "2000 Years Later" and later founded a chain of video stories.Read more

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  4. Music Exec Randy Ostin Dies at 60

    12:28 pm 9/1/2013

    He was the son of Warner Bros. Records legend Mo Ostin. Read more

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  5. Nobel-Winning Irish Poet Seamus Heaney Dies at 74

    10:03 am 8/30/2013

    The revered author passed away in a Dublin hospital.Read more

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  6. Famed TV Art Director Charles Lisanby Dies at 89

    5:40 pm 8/29/2013

    The Hall of Famer and three-time Emmy Award winner worked on "The Garry Moore Show," many specials, the Oscars and MTV's Video Music Awards.Read more

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  7. 'The Hangover' Actor Murray Gershenz Dies at 91

    4:46 pm 8/29/2013

    The L.A. record store owner and documentary subject appeared in "Mad Men," "House" and "Modern Family" after turning to acting as he approached 80.Read more

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  8. Hollywood Attorney Irwin Russell Dies at 87

    10:11 am 8/25/2013

    The lawyer, who represented many industry notables over several decades, died Aug. 23. "This is a deep loss for all of us," said Michael Eisner, former Walt Disney Company CEO. Read more

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  9. 'Star Wars' Cinematographer Gilbert Taylor Dies at 99

    1:20 pm 8/23/2013

    The famed British lensman also worked on "Dr. Strangelove," "Repulsion," "The Omen" and "A Hard Day's Night."Read more

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  10. Police Identify Suspect in Beating Death of Transgender Reality Star

    9:21 pm 8/22/2013

    An 18-year-old man is wanted in connection with the slaying of Domonique Newburn, one of the stars of online series "Hollywood Houseboys."Read more

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