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Laurel Griggs has died: Broadway star dies at age 13; cause of death asthma attack

It’s with heavy heart that I have to share some very sad news.My beautiful and talented granddaughter, Laurel Griggs,. ...

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Lava tube: Elderly man dies after falling into a lava tube in Hilo, Hawaii

An elderly man died this week after falling into a lava tube on his property in Hilo, Hawaii, police said Wednesday.The victim's identification has not been released because his relatives have not yet been notified. ...

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Actor and comedian John Witherspoon dies at age 77

Actor-comedian John Witherspoon, who memorably played Ice Cube's father in the "Friday" films, has died.The actor had a prolific career, co-starring in three "Friday" films, appearing on "The Wayans Bros. ...

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Kay Hagan has died: Former North Carolina senator dies at 66; cause of death encephalitis, caused by Powassan virus​

Ex-North Carolina Senator Kay Hagan dies













Kay Hagan, a former bank executive who rose from a budget writer in the North Carolina Legislature to a seat in the U.Nobody could light up a room and make people feel welcome like Kay," the family statement said. ...

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John Conyers has died; Longest-serving black member of Congress dies at 90; cause of death appears to be natural causes

John Conyers has died at age 90













Long-serving former Democratic Congressman John Conyers Jr., who was a founding member of the Congressional Black Caucus and first introduced Martin Luther King Jr. ...

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U.S. Rep. John Conyers dies at 90, two years after resigning from seat

John Conyers, a civil rights icon whose five decades in Congress were tarnished in his final years in office, died Sunday of natural causes at the age of 90, according to several friends.In the thick of the civil rights battles, Conyers walked alongside King and other leaders of the movement in Selma, Ala. ...

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Sgt. Mark Allen, soldier wounded while searching for Bowe Bergdahl, dies 10 years later

He was left unable to speak and using a wheelchair, his wife Shannon Allen testified in 2017 during Bergdahl's sentencing hearing on a desertion charge.A decade after Allen was wounded in the ambush, Allen's wife posted a message on her business Facebook account announcing the death of her husband. ...

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Kentucky man who murdered black West Virginia teen dies in custody

(AP) — Authorities in Kentucky say foul play isn’t suspected in the death of a white inmate convicted of killing a black West Virginia teenager he had called a “piece of trash.Marshal Service Deputy Fred Lamey confirms 65-year-old William Ronald Pulliam died Thursday at the Carter County Detention Center. ...

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Teen dies after working Louisville music festival

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The department's homicide unit is investigating, but foul play is not suspected, Mitchell said.More than 128,000 people attended the three-day festival over the course of the weekend, according to Danny Wimmer Presents, the production company that hosted Louder Than Life. ...

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Carl Ruiz has died: Food Network chef dies at age 44 — cause of death unconfirmed

Food Network star and New York City chef Carl Ruiz died suddenly Saturday.Beyond his immense culinary talent, Carl's larger-than-life personality never failed to entertain, enlighten, and uplift every person he encountered along his #Ruizing adventures. ...

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Meade County, Kentucky deputy dies in line of duty, sheriff says

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Published 1:10 PM EDT Sep 22, 2019






Meade County Sheriff Phillip Wimpee announced on Facebook Sunday that one of his deputies died Saturday in the line of duty.Chris Hulsey, Wimpee wrote, "wore many hats in our town - Deputy, EMT and Firefighter. ...

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Humana founder, Louisville titan David Jones Sr. dies













































































“This is a sad day for me personally, and for the Humana team," Humana President and CEO Bruce Broussard said in a statement.“Let's face it, 99% of the population doesn't possess the IQ he has,'' Grissom told The Courier Journal’s John Ed Pearce in 1980. ...

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2 face murder charges after assault victim dies

12 assault of Sonam Gurung, according to court records.Background: Man accused of fracturing another man's skull with a baseball bat, Louisville police say



Gurung's cell phone and wallet were also taken from him during the assault, Louisville police said. ...

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Kentucky 2-month-old left in car for hours dies, police say

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Published 2:43 PM EDT Aug 30, 2019

































A 2-month-old boy in Kentucky died of hyperthermia Thursday evening after police say a family member unintentionally left the child in a car for several hours.Lexington Police Department spokeswoman Brenna Angel said officers were sent about 7:30 p. ...

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Kentucky 2-year-old dies after man assaults her in McCreary County

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Published 10:27 AM EDT Aug 28, 2019






























A 2-year-old girl in Kentucky died Tuesday evening after police said a man assaulted her.Two days earlier, she was reportedly taken about 7:30 p. ...

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Louisville-area man dies in rescue attempt on the Ohio River

Travis Hughes, 28, was kayaking with his brother and girlfriend on the Ohio River around 9 p.The woman, Jamie Dunaway, was able to swim to a nearby island, where she was picked up by Clarksville Fire Department officials soon after. ...

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Billionaire David Koch, Who Used His Wealth to Reshape U.S. Politics, Dies at 79

SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS What do you think David Koch’s legacy will be?Dennis Basso, Ralph Destino, David Koch, and Ivana Trump as they pose together during the Black and White Ball at the Pierre Hotel, New York, New York, 1996. ...

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David Koch, Industrialist Who Funded Conservatives, Dies at 79

Donor NetworkBut he and Charles Koch, 83, became better known for pushing their views than their business acumen, pumping millions into conservative causes and candidates.It’s rivaled only by the Republican Party in its influence on the conservative agenda in the U. ...

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Child dies after being found in a pool

Officers responded to the call at a home on the 7000 block of Cochise Court about 8:30 p., spokesman Dwight Mitchell said. ...

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Betty Jones, wife of Humana founder, dies

“As the Louisville community mourns the loss of one of our leading figures, Elaine and I are also remembering a dear friend in Betty Jones," according to a statement.Her mother's love of Latin and modern foreign languages made a big impression on Betty. ...

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