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Johnny Lopez
July 06, 2020 - 10:05 am
A cat named Rubble, who is believed to be the world’s oldest, has died. He was 31.The fluffy orange Maine coon became the oldest living feline after turning 31 last year.
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Hugh Downs
FILE - In this March 10, 1966 file photo, Hugh Downs hosts the "Today"show on NBC. (AP Photo/Jack Kanthal, File)
Associated Press
July 02, 2020 - 6:06 pm
The genial, versatile broadcaster who became one of television’s most familiar and welcome faces with more than 15,000 hours on news, game and talk shows, has died at age 99.
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Jacquie Cadorette
March 05, 2020 - 9:35 am
Rosalind P. Walter, the first “Rosie the Riveter,” has passed away at the age of 95. She died at her home in Manhattan, according to friend Richard Somerset-Ward.
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Andrew Limberg
January 22, 2020 - 11:29 am
Planters has done the unthinkable — they’ve killed off their mascot Mr. Peanut! In a pre-Super Bowl ad, the 104-year-old Mr. Peanut is driving the NUTmobile with actor/comedian Matt Walsh and action star Wesley Snipes when the old legume is forced to swerve off the road. The trio jump out of the...
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jacquie-cadorette
December 02, 2019 - 8:55 am
Shelley Morrison, known for her role as the maid, Rosario, on NBC’s “Will and Grace,” has passed away Sunday at the age of 83. According to a statement from her husband, Walter Dominguez, she died of heart failure, the New York Times reports . “Shelley’s greatest pride as an actress was in playing...
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Milliken
(Photo: State of Michigan)
WWJ News
October 18, 2019 - 6:17 pm
"He had a unique ability to bring people from both sides of the aisle together for the betterment of Michigan."
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1010-wins-newsroom
September 17, 2019 - 10:45 am
NEW YORK (AP) – Cokie Roberts, the daughter of politicians who grew up to cover the family business in Washington for ABC News and NPR over several decades, died Tuesday in Washington of complications from breast cancer. ABC broke into network programming to announce her death and pay tribute...
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Eddie Money
FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2004 file photo, Eddie Money performs during Grandstand Under the Stars at the Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque, Iowa. (Jessica Reilly/Telegraph Herald via AP, File)
WWJ News
September 13, 2019 - 10:30 am
The news comes a short time after he revealed that he had been diagnosed with stage 4 esophageal cancer.
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David Caplan
August 29, 2019 - 8:05 am
( 1010 WINS ) -- Race car driver and former TV personality on "MythBusters" Jessi Combs -- dubbed the "fastest woman on four wheels" -- was killed Tuesday after she crashed in the Alvord Desert in Oregon, according to local reports. She was 39. She assumed the aforementioned nickname after breaking...
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August 23, 2019 - 9:28 am
Billionaire David Koch has died, CBS News reports . The 79-year-old had been suffering from a recent deterioration in his health. His brother, Charles Koch, released a statement expressing his sadness at the loss of his brother. “It is with a heavy heart that I announce the passing of my brother...
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