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  1. News - World - OBITUARY

    James Brady, Reagan’s press secretary, dies at 73

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 09:24pm by AP

    ... Handgun Violence Prevention Act- required a five-day wait and background check before a handgun could be sold. In November 1993, President Bill Clinton signed the bill into law. Clinton said ... Connecticut, when 20 children and six adults were killed, Obama's push to expand background checks and a ban on assault-like weapons died in the Senate. Clinton awarded Brady the Presidential ...

  2. News - World - OBITUARY

    Maya Angelou: American Renaissance woman dies aged 86

    Posted May 29th 2014, 01:24am by AP

    ... hopeful On the Pulse of the Morning at former president Bill Clinton's first inauguration. For former president George W. Bush, she read another poem, Amazing Peace, at the 2005 Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the White House. She remained close enough to the Clintons that in 2008 she supported Hillary Rodham Clinton's candidacy over the ultimately successful run ...

  3. News - World - OBITUARY

    Ann Davis, housekeeper Alice in The Brady Bunch, dies, aged 88

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 10:23pm by AP

    ... was scheduled. But Bill Frey, a retired bishop and a long-time friend of Davis (pictured), said she suffered a fall on Saturday in her San Antonio home and never recovered. Frey said Davis had lived ...

  4. News - World - OBITUARY

    Daredevil US test pilot J.F. ‘Skeets’ Coleman dies aged 95

    Posted May 19th 2014, 08:57pm by NYT

    ... of the 1990 book The World's Worst Aircraft. "It was a project that looked really good on paper," said Bill Yenne, author of the book and several others on aviation. Yenne said the US ...

  5. News - World - OBITUARY

    An inventive life lived surrounded by sound

    Posted Sep 14th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... an experience in sound. Dolby held 50 US patents and won several awards, including two Oscars and a Grammy. He was awarded the National Medal of Technology from then- US president Bill Clinton ...

  6. News - World - OBITUARY

    Former fugitive 'King of Commodities' Marc Rich dies in Switzerland

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 07:47pm by Reuters

    ... serious crimes against the United States and then fled the country when he was called to account for his conduct. He should never have been pardoned.” “The fact that Bill Clinton and Eric Holder ... Reuters in Lucerne 'King of Commodities' courted controversy Marc Rich  1934-2013 Billionaire Marc Rich, who invented modern oil trading and was pardoned by President Bill ...

  7. News - World - OBITUARY

    Dave Brockie, uninhibited frontman of heavy metal band GWAR, dies at 50

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 09:56pm by AP

    ... "Flattus Maximus", died of "coronary artery thrombosis brought about by his pre-existing coronary artery disease". But investigators found on Smoot a $5 bill with a white powder ...

  8. News - World - OBITUARY

    Tony Benn, former aristocrat who stayed loyal to the British left, dies aged 88

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 04:09pm by AP

    ... to renounce their titles. Voters in his parliamentary district of Bristol West elected him once more, even though he couldn't take his seat. In 1963, the bill passed, and The Times declared, ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - OBITUARY

    Serious actor-director Harold Ramis leaves a legacy of laughs

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 03:34pm by AP

    ... Harold Ramis: 1944-2014 Actor-director inspired generation of comedians with hits like Ghostbusters and Groundhog Day Harold Ramis' early grounding in live comedy led to blockbuster movies such as National Lampoon's Animal House, Caddyshack and Groundhog Day. But he will perhaps be best remembered as one of the three bungling main combatants- alongside Bill Murray ...

  10. News - World - OBITUARY

    Hail the late, great Sid Caesar, the funny man’s funny man

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 08:04pm by AP

    ... observational, humanistic- exposed the telling truths of everyday life. How friends fight over a restaurant bill. How a schoolboy at his first dance musters the nerve to talk to a girl. "Real life ...




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