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  1. Julie Gilbert-Cahill, Radio Promotion Director and Music Manager, Dies at 58

    2:24 pm 7/29/2015

    She worked with such acts as Jimmy Buffett, Fleetwood Mac, Linda Ronstadt and Joni Mitchell.Read more

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  2. James Allen, TV Personality Who Inspired Krusty the Clown on 'The Simpsons,' Dies at 87

    2:08 am 7/29/2015

    A real-life Baptist minister, he hosted children’s TV shows as the clown Rusty Nails in Portland, Ore.Read more

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  3. Douglas Cook, Screenwriter on 'The Rock,' Dies at 56

    3:49 pm 7/27/2015

    The brother of 'Black-ish' actor Peter Mackenzie also teamed with longtime friend David Weisberg on such films as 'Double Jeopardy' and the upcoming 'Criminal.'Read more

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  4. D. Constantine Conte, Producer on '48 Hrs.' and Its Sequel, Dies at 77

    11:23 am 7/27/2015

    His credits also include 'Conan the Barbarian,' 'The Presidio' and the recent Pierce Brosnan film 'The November Man.' Read more

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  5. Mildred Joanne Smith, Actress in Poitier's 'No Way Out,' Dies at 94

    5:52 pm 7/24/2015

    After stints on Broadway and her only movie appearance, her career was curtailed when she was injured in a plane crash that killed 25 people.Read more

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  6. Natasha Parry, Lady Capulet in Franco Zeffirelli’s 'Romeo and Juliet,' Dies at 84

    3:45 pm 7/24/2015

    The wife of director Peter Brook, she also starred in 'Midnight Lace' with Doris Day and in last year’s 'The Taste of Blueberries' opposite Michel Piccoli.Read more

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  7. Former 'Interview' Editor-in-Chief Ingrid Sischy Dead at 63

    10:42 am 7/24/2015

    The admired editor died of breast cancer on Friday morning.Read more

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  8. Wayne Carson, "Always on My Mind" Songwriter, Dies at 72

    10:05 am 7/24/2015

    The tune was a hit for Elvis Presley and Willie Nelson. The Grammy winner also wrote "The Letter," recorded by The Box Tops and Joe Cocker.Read more

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  9. 'Ray' Screenwriter James L. White Dies at 67

    2:31 pm 7/23/2015

    The biopic earned an Oscar for Jamie Foxx's turn as the legendary singer. Read more

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  10. Al Checco, Comic Character Actor, Dies at 93

    7:38 am 7/23/2015

    He was seen on 'Batman,' 'The Munsters' and in 'The Party' and appeared in many projects with his pal Don Knotts.Read more

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