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‘SNL’ actress Jan Hooks dies aged 57: agent’s office

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actress Jan Hooks, best known for portraying first ladies Hillary Clinton, Betty Ford and Nancy Reagan on “Saturday Night Live” in the 1980s, died in New York, the office of her agent Lisa Lieberman said on … Continue reading

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Tony-winning Broadway great Marian Seldes dies at 86

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Tony-winning actress Marian Seldes, regarded as one of the great ladies of the American stage and famed for never missing a single performance during an entire four-year Broadway run of “Deathtrap,” died her Manhattan home on … Continue reading

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Tony-winning Broadway great Marian Seldes dies at 86

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Tony-winning actress Marian Seldes, regarded as one of the great ladies of the American stage and famous for never missing a single performance during an entire four-year Broadway run of “Deathtrap,” died at her Manhattan home … Continue reading

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Russian theater director Lyubimov dies at 97

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian theater director Yuri Lyubimov, who was stripped of his citizenship by the Soviet Union after criticizing its leadership in the foreign press, has died at the age of 97, state media reported. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Bandleader Nati Cano, leading figure in mariachi music, dies at 81

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Grammy-winning mariachi bandleader Nati Cano, who stirred American audiences with the folk sounds of his native Mexico and played a key role in helping to teach young people how to play the music, has died at … Continue reading

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‘Baby Doc’ Duvalier dies

Duvlier consistently denied any responsibility for abuses committed while he was in office Asia homepage

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International country music singer George Hamilton IV dies at 77

NASHVILLE Tenn. (Reuters) – Country music legend George Hamilton IV, a star at the Grand Ole Opry for more than 50 years and known as the “International Ambassador of Country Music,” died on Wednesday at a hospital in Nashville, a … Continue reading

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Hoang Xuan Nguyen, prominent Vietnamese editor. dies at 74 – San Jose Mercury News

Hoang Xuan Nguyen, prominent Vietnamese editor. dies at 74San Jose Mercury NewsSAN JOSE — Hoang Xuan Nguyen, editor of Vietnamese-language weekly Viet Tribune and former managing editor of the Viet Mercury, died Saturday of cancer. He was 74. "It is … Continue reading

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Hoang Xuan Nguyen, prominent Vietnamese editor. dies at 74 – San Jose Mercury News

Hoang Xuan Nguyen, prominent Vietnamese editor. dies at 74San Jose Mercury NewsSAN JOSE — Hoang Xuan Nguyen, editor of Vietnamese-language weekly Viet Tribune and former managing editor of the Viet Mercury, died Saturday of cancer. He was 74. "It is … Continue reading

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Hoang Xuan Nguyen, prominent Vietnamese editor. dies at 74 – San Jose Mercury News

Hoang Xuan Nguyen, prominent Vietnamese editor. dies at 74San Jose Mercury NewsSAN JOSE — Hoang Xuan Nguyen, editor of Vietnamese-language weekly Viet Tribune and former managing editor of the Viet Mercury, died Saturday of cancer. He was 74. "It is … Continue reading

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